Last month, Speranza Animal Rescue in Pennsylvania pulled a death row dog from a Philadelphia shelter who was due to be killed at 5 pm that day. Last week a family contacted them, saying that Max was their dog. A “friend” had been watching him, and never told them Max had escaped. Now they’ve been reunited, and the video of it is spectacular. This is … [Read more...] about Dog Just Moments from Execution Reunited With the Family Who Never Even Knew He Was Missing
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You always see dogs burying bones on cartoons, and you see dogs digging in real life, but have you ever seen a dog actually burying a bone? Funny! When you’ve committed a crime, it’s a common mistake to want to bury the evidence… Marty has just recently arrived at Speranza Animal Rescue in Pennsylvania, and will be … [Read more...] about So Dogs Really DO Bury Bones!
Gilbert's time was nearly up. The one-year-old pit bull, found as a stray, was scheduled to be euthanized at the Georgia animal shelter where he'd been deposited. His disability, believed to have been caused by being hit by a car, was an impediment to his adoption, they believed. Lucky Gilbert, however, found an angel in Janine Guido, founder of Speranza Animal Rescue, a … [Read more...] about Paralyzed Pittie Gets Off the Kill List and onto Some New Wheels!
Many of you have likely been following the saga of Libre, the Boston terrier who nearly died from mange due to severe neglect by an Amish breeder. Little by little he’s been recovering, and now I am overjoyed to tell you that he has been adopted by Janine Guido, his savior and the founder of Speranza Animal Rescue! He was found by a produce … [Read more...] about UPDATE: Libre, The Mangy, Dying Puppy Has Been ADOPTED!
We recently shared with you an update about Libre, the poor, mangy, starving puppy who was on death’s door before he was taken in by Speranza Animal Rescue. Despite his unmistakably deliberate neglect, the Lancaster County SPCA opted not to press charges against his breeder. However, the Humane Society of the United States is now investigating. We also have even … [Read more...] about UPDATE: Humane Society Investigating on Behalf of Libre, the Dying Puppy