When retired Air Force Sergeant David Simpson heard that the dog that served by his side for four years in Iraq was retiring he bought a plane ticket to Germany to be reunited and adopt his faithful war buddy. Their emotional reunion was captured on video.
Just two weeks a puppy named Hunter was rescued from the Michigan Humane Society he returned the favor for his new family. The 3-month-old puppy alerted his new family to a gas leak in the middle of the night.
Dallas McGarrigle and Shawn Kemple were driving on Route 9 in New Jersey when they spotted an injured pit bull along the side of the road. They thought it had been hit by a car, but the dog had actually been shot in the face
Chiquita the skateboarding Chihuahua was rescued from a shelter last summer. Now she and her new dad are helping to raise money for animal adoptions.
The ASPCA recently announced a $12,500 grant to a program called “Unleashed,” a non-profit that empowers young girls through advocating for animal rights and welfare.