Posts Tagged “dog rescue”

Woman Rescues Stray Dog and Refuses to Give it Back to the Owner-thief or hero?

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Woman Rescues Stray Dog and Refuses to Give it Back to the Owner-thief or hero?

This female St. Bernard is the center of an arrest and dispute after a woman who claims she saved the dog, was jailed Thursday Hero or thief? FORT WORTH-A 25-year-old woman who said she rescued a stray St. Bernard spent the night in jail Thursday after she was arrested on suspicion of stealing the dog….

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Guardians of Rescue Seeks to End the Horrific Dog Meat Industry in South Korea

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Guardians of Rescue Seeks to End the Horrific Dog Meat Industry in South Korea

  SMITHTOWN, NY – (October 6, 2015) –According to the Korean Animal Rights Advocates, approximately 2.5 million dogs are killed each year and around 100,000 tons consumed annually. Every day, thousands of dogs are transported from horrific dog meat farms to slaughter at the local markets for dinner in South Korea. The South Koreans’ culture believes…

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Dog Who Spent 14 Years On a Chain Is Set Free and Plays on Grass For The First Time

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Dog Who Spent 14 Years On a Chain Is Set Free and Plays on Grass For The First Time

Bear is a large sheepdog who spent 14 years chained to a spike outside in Fayette City, PA enduring all the elements of the harsh Winter and hot Summer, now has a new lease on life. “I would imagine that in Bear’s lifetime, he’s had limited freedom,” said Liesa Collier, president of By the Grace…

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36 Golden Retrievers Flown From Turkey to Their New Home in Atlanta

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36 Golden Retrievers Flown From Turkey to Their New Home in Atlanta

  NORTH FULTON COUNTY, Ga. — Thirty-six golden retrievers were rescued from Turkey and transported to Atlanta, GA. The dogs from Istanbul will now have the opportunity to live the life of a dog:  something they have never experienced. Lauren Genkinger, president of Adopt a Golden, made the arrangements. “This is all a huge adjustment and…

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Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

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Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

What could possibly be more horrible for a Mother than to never be able to embrace her son, show him affection, or a kiss on the cheek.  For Amanda Granados and her son Joey, this was their reality. Joey was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, a disorder on the high-functioning end of the autism spectrum, at age seven…

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A Cliff Hanger Rescue: A Dog Brought to Safety From Peril

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A Cliff Hanger Rescue: A Dog Brought to Safety From Peril

A Jack Russell terrier named Jake is thought to have been stranded on a high cliff for two days before being rescued today in England. A search and rescue team used ropes to repel down to reach the dog that was on a small ledge about 33 feet from the top of a cliff with…

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Injured, abandoned dog may be victim of dog fighting

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Injured, abandoned dog may be victim of dog fighting

  DENVER – A 2-year-old dog found in Denver with several severe injuries is believed to be the abandoned victim of dog fighting. The Pitbull mix was found and reported by a good Samaritan Thursday morning in the 1500 West Maple Avenue, according to Environmental Health spokeswoman Kerra Jones. “The dog has multiple severe injuries…

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Puppy found nailed to railroad tracks grows up to be a therapy dog for children amputees

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Puppy found nailed to railroad tracks grows up to be a therapy dog for children amputees

Hello. My name is Hudson the railroad puppy. On Saturday, September 8, 2012 railroad workers found me and my 2 sisters nailed by our paws to the railroad tracks in Albany, NY. We were 3 weeks old. We were taken to Mohawk Hudson Humane Society in Menands, NY where we were given life saving treatment…

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Mango is on a Mission to Help Veterans

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Mango is on a Mission to Help Veterans

Mango is a 2 yr old girl, overflowing with cuteness and love. She was found on the side of the road in a ditch in Fort Worth, and was picked up by animal control on a random call and dropped at the local city kill shelter. After being saved by Emma’s Rescue, multiple tests indicated damage that was irreversible….

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Overcoming Adversity

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Overcoming Adversity

What do you think of these two cuties? Macie and Dorothy have something in common: a physical disability that they have risen above to inspire all who meet them. Macie competes at Frisbee dog competitions.  She doesn’t win, but she puts on quite a how.  Macie took up Frisbee catching after she lost one of…

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