Posts Tagged “dog rescue”

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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This weeks guests: from little dog handfuls to very innovative dog rescue

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This weeks guests: from little dog handfuls to very innovative dog rescue

This week our guests include: Saturday Zeus McGoose and Zoey Zoey Zeus McGoose “My name is Zeus McGoose and I am a Giant “Throwback Pomeranian”….I also have a sistafur and her name is Zoey and a brofur named Bailey..We love to entertain and make people laugh with our silly nature. I tend to attract lots…

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L.A. Shelter Dogs Transported To Canada: Rescue Or Ruse?

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L.A. Shelter Dogs Transported To Canada: Rescue Or Ruse?

By Denise A Justin, Reprinted from http://www.opposingviews.com “Vancouver group saves hundreds of California dogs from death.” declares a Vancouver Sunheadline on January 14, 2011. The article explains that A Better Life Dog Rescue has brought about 200 dogs into Canada, mainly from Los Angeles shelters, for placement in the Lower Mainland. Los Angeles Animal Services General Manager Brenda…

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