Boston Terrier Adopts Litter of Motherless Kittens


A Boston terrier dog from South Carolina surprised her petmom by adopting and nursing a litter of orphaned kittens.
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Paws and Stripes – I Will Save You


Paws and Stripes is on a mission to help veterans with PTSD and TBI live the lives they deserve by pairing them with former shelter dogs which are highly trained as service dogs.
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Nelly’s Story of Survival


Despite a life as a laboratory test animal and a horrifying incident that followed, Nelly is sweet, trusting and full of joy.
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Missing Poodle Puppy forms special bond with rescuer


A truck driver who found an stray poodle eventually tracked down the owner – who said he could keep her because the dog had fallen in love with him.

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Boys get help for trapped puppy on cold Boston night


Two boys were thanked for their efforts after they got help for a puppy who’d gotten wedged between a chain link fence and a concrete wall and was crying in misery on a very cold night in Boston last week.
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Profile of a Rescuer


Soi Dog Foundation’s Gill Dalley’s own life challenges have only strengthened her commitment to rescuing the abused and neglected dogs of Thailand.
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A dog who was rescued after being discovered, bound and emaciated, by a utility worker was reunited recently with the man who changed her life.
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Petco removes dog and cat treats made in China from website and shelves

Petco has removed cat and dog treats made in China from its website and store shelves

Pet supplies retailer Petco announced on Monday that it has removed all cat and dog treats made in China from its website and store shelves.
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Dylan’s Amazing Rescue Journey


Dylan is now happy, healthy, handsome and enjoying life in his new home, six months after being found, shockingly emaciated and abandoned.
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Beagle Freedom Project – A year in rescue, 2014 a look back


BFP takes a look back at some of the dogs whose lives were transformed when they left behind their grim existence in laboratories and experienced the joys of freedom.
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Zeus’ Remarkable Journey


Zeus’ story became known not only for one dog’s triumph over debilitating adversity, but of the greater example it sets.
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Unexpected Friend Transforms Formerly Abused Dog


An abused dog in India was rescued, but nothing seemed to heal her fearful heart. Until one day she met with a surprise…
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Florida Man Flies 3,000th Rescue Animal in Plane


Jeff Bennett recently flew his 3,000th rescue animal from shelters where they are in danger of euthanization to other shelters where they are able to find homes.
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Man Donates Lottery Ticket Winnings to Animal Shelter


An animal lover followed through on a promise he’d made to himself and donated his $500 in winnings from a scratch ticket to his local animal shelter.
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Puppy Mill Dog is free to Dance!


Cricket, a 6 year-old miniature poodle puppy mill survivor who was rescued by National Mill Dog Rescue, is out of the cage and she is now free to dance!
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Top 10 puppy names for 2014


The numbers are in! See which names made the top 10 lists for male and female puppies in 2014.
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Dog and cat best friends are found together as strays


A closely bonded young dog and cat who lost their home were found together as strays and are looking for someone to love them both.
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Peter Gets a Second Chance


Peter was removed from a home where an untreated injury caused him to lose a leg due to a mummified paw. He is now ready for his second chance at happiness.
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Home for the Holidays shelter pull!


47 dogs left the Bakersfield, CA city shelter yesterday in a very “Happy” Home for the Holidays shelter pull that will send them cross-country to find homes.
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Bodie’s Radiation Therapy


Brodie is a 9 year old lab receiving radiation treatments in a friendly environment with state-of-the-art equipment that assures safe and effective treatment.
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