Homeless dog loses eye after local man stones him

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Otto, a mixed breed dog like many other homeless dogs living on the streets of Cartagena, Colombia, roams the city streets searching for food and shelter. Just last week, he was found missing an eye.
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Lentil, the cutest little bean there is

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Every cloud really does have a silver lining, just ask Lentil. Lentil is a French bulldog that was born with a cleft palate which made it difficult for him to eat, which can make life pretty tough for a puppy. But that same condition also gave him the most adorable face imaginable, and that has helped make little Lentil a star.
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Yoga is going to the dogs

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Doga, or doggy yoga, which is incorporating dogs into yoga practice, is growing in popularity. Mahny Djahanguiri, a Doga instructor, is also a certified adult and children’s yoga teacher, and says that her practice was inspired by working with the Kids Company charity.
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Lucky dog saved by kayakers on Chemung River

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A golden retriever is lucky to be alive after being rescued on the Chemung River in New York State this past weekend. The dog was struggling to keep above water and stay near a small island in the river when Joe and Amy Longwell spotted him from their kayaks, and if it were not for them he might not have made it.
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Couple Saves Dog From Drowning In A Canal

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When Chevy tried to get a drink from a canal last week he leaned too far and fell in. Neighbors rushed to his aid and Dan Tavanese jumped in the water to save Chevy. On Sunday Chevy’s grateful owner got to thank Dan in person
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Healing A Shelter Dog’s Broken Back And Wounded Spirit

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Janie was brought to a shelter with a broken back after she was hit by a car. The Bill Foundation rescued Janie and healed her broken back, then enlisted Eldad Hagar to help heal her broken spirit.
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UPDATE: Man Accused Of Burning Phoenix Has Pleaded Guilty

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The man accused of burning Phoenix, a Jack Russell terrier puppy, by dousing him with lighter fluid and setting him on fire last October pleaded guilty to felony aggravated cruelty to animals on Monday.
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Rescued Dog Returns The Favor And Rescues Owner From Fire

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James Young was home alone and asleep earlier this month when his house caught on fire. If it wasn’t for his rescue dog Cindy Lou’s persistent barking Young wouldn’t have made it out alive.
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Wolf dog mourns passing of his dear old friend

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It is not uncommon for dogs to mourn the passing of their humans, and Wiley seems to be no exception. This 13 year old wolf dog from Ventura County, California recently lost a dear friend, Gladys, who was his owner’s grandmother.
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Downtown Dog Rescue is helping L.A. dogs stay out of shelters

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An organization called the Downtown Dog Rescue is doing all it can to keep pets with their owners, and out of shelters. They are an all volunteer animal charity that rescues and adopts dogs and assists underserved communities, focusing on South East Los Angeles.
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Two weeks of happiness for Michel

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It is a story of hope and despair, and sends a clear message about the power of love. Michel was a 10 year old Rottweiler/shepherd mix, one of 93 dogs that was rescued from a Southern Illinois puppy mill not long ago.
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Mobile Mutts Rescues 1,000 Dogs In Less Than A Year

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In less than a year Mobile Mutts has already rescued 1,000 dogs. The volunteer based rescue transport group saves “death row” dogs from high kill shelters and brings them to approved foster based rescues throughout the Midwest.

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Animal Activists Campaigning To Help Boxer Owner

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Last December Tim Iocoangeli’s four boxers were euthanized in a situation that outraged many. Now Iocoangeli is continuing to suffer as the county is fining him $15000 that he can’t afford to pay and if he does not pay it by June 14th he will face jail time.
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Dog Missing For Four Years To Be Reunited With Her Family

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Four years ago Joyce Green’s dog Molly was stolen from her Texas home. Green had given up hope of ever seeing Molly again and had even moved out of state when this past week she got a phone call that Molly had been found.
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Breeder Voluntarily Surrenders 19 Dogs

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Nineteen Maltese mix dogs were rescued by the Humane Society of Charlotte after authorities located a breeding operation in Western North Carolina.
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Dog Defies Cancer To See Her Owner Again

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A month after her owner deployed Kermie was taken to the vet because of her bad breath. The diagnosis wasn’t good, Kermie had cancer. She was only given two or three months to live, but Kermie had plans of her own. She refused to die until her owner returned home from his nine month deployment.

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Dog Stolen In Burglary Earlier This Month Is Found

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It was a happy ending on Thursday when a stolen Chihuahua named Lucky was reunited with her family.
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Longest Shelter Resident Shadow Finally Finds A Home After 270 Days

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When Shadow arrived at the Battersea Cats and Dogs Home the shelter workers thought he’d find a home fast, unfortunately that wasn’t the case. After 270 days spent at the shelter Shadow finally got the loving home and family he deserves and is no longer the longest resident of the shelter.
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Facebook Helps Bring Lost Dog Home

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0When the Watts family’s dog Scruffy went missing they considered putting up flyers but then decided to use Facebook instead. Social media helped bring Scruffy home in just a few days.
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Injured And Abandoned Puppy Saved By Sanitation Workers

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The SPCA of Niagara in New York is trying to find more information on a puppy that sanitation workers found abandoned on Wednesday.
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