Court case puppy urgently needs rescue from crowded kill shelter

Mickey was rescued! He is safe. Micky is just a puppy. He should be learning house manners, going to obedience school, getting treats and long walks. Instead, he is living in a concrete kennel. Micky is described as a "big, goofy, baby." He was brought to the San Bernardino City Shelter because of a court … Continue reading Court case puppy urgently needs rescue from crowded kill shelter

5 dogs to die tomorrow in Florida shelter

Kasey is one of the dogs to be killed tomorrow. On her Facebook thread, a comment says that she is young and friendly with dogs and cats. A slow proper introduction is always recommended.  Kasey is ID #47811. She is only around one year old and is located in Pen G9. https://www.facebook.com/136510243142818/videos/1036938036433363/ Abby is a … Continue reading 5 dogs to die tomorrow in Florida shelter

Dog friendly in shelter video to be killed for “aggression” according to shelter

Update: Lester was rescued! Those who helped make sure that instead of being killed, Lester will be safe with a rescue said that social media helped get Lester extra time and saved his life!! Volunteers and animal rescuers are furious that Lester, a male dog at Miami Dade Animal Services is on the euthanasia list … Continue reading Dog friendly in shelter video to be killed for “aggression” according to shelter

Sweet, gentle “perfect” dog to be killed in Brooklyn, NY

Update: She is safe with Second Chance Rescue! A sweet, virtually perfect dog sits on death row in Brooklyn, NY, because her owners moved and dumped her to die at the shelter. Sensi lived with kids and a small dog -- she loves everyone. The owner said, "Sensi does not have any behavior issues." In … Continue reading Sweet, gentle “perfect” dog to be killed in Brooklyn, NY

Angel stayed with dead owner for five days; now she is terrified at shelter

Update: Angel has RESCUE!! She is safe. Thank you to everyone who shared her plight on social media! She lies in her kennel shaking. She has lost her home and her owner, and now she's confused and heartbroken. She doesn't know why she's in a kennel, alone and unloved. This traumatized and depressed dog who … Continue reading Angel stayed with dead owner for five days; now she is terrified at shelter

Injured dog in danger after one month at high kill shelter

An eight-year-old gold German shepherd mix is in danger at the Miami Dade Animal Services. He arrived at the shelter a month ago with an injury to one of his rear legs. Since then, he has been treated with painkillers, but nothing else. Now volunteers fear that his time is up. The shelter has sent … Continue reading Injured dog in danger after one month at high kill shelter

Two eleven-year-old bonded, neglected, purebred dogs abandoned at county shelter

  Update: The golden is going to a golden retriever rescue -- volunteers are happy but also sad the dogs are being separated...the German shepherd still needs rescue. Two bonded senior dogs are at death's door in a county shelter in Florida because their owner left them there. The dogs had been purchased from breeders … Continue reading Two eleven-year-old bonded, neglected, purebred dogs abandoned at county shelter

Young dog can’t stop shaking; shelter error almost cost him his life

Just published on Huffington Post: When Buster was put on the kill list at the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center in Tampa, Florida, volunteers knew that they needed to start networking him quickly. He was posted on their rescue Facebook page, Rescue Me Tampa, with the other dogs who were on the list to be … Continue reading Young dog can’t stop shaking; shelter error almost cost him his life

Volunteers heartbroken that two special dogs to be killed tomorrow at shelter

Volunteers are desperate to save two dogs who are on the list to be killed tomorrow when their kennels are needed. Cedes is a sweet senior dog who appears to have had a difficult life with little love. Yet she is sweet and affectionate. The other dog, Karma, has known only love in her home. But … Continue reading Volunteers heartbroken that two special dogs to be killed tomorrow at shelter