KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen | An 8-week-old puppy named Annabelle was left to swelter in a car parked at a Texas Wal-Mart that was shut off because the owner “didn’t want to waste gas.” She was rescued from the roasting car after 30 minutes, and in addition to having Annabelle taken from him, the … [Read more...] about Puppy on the Brink of Death Heroically Saved from a 130-Degree Car
Maria, a Dachshund used as a breeding machine, was pregnant and paralyzed. When her owners realized that it would cost $3,000 for a C-section to be performed, they abandoned her. Fortunately she was rescued, and her tale has a truly happy ending. In addition to being dumped and scared, Maria was malnourished and her skin was … [Read more...] about Paralyzed, Impregnated, and Then Abandoned
A nine-month-old puppy was savagely thrown onto a fire purportedly by a group of children. He fortunately managed to make it out and get back home, but suffered burns to 90 percent of his body. However, he is receiving the best possible care, and can’t stop wagging his tail at rescuers. The mixed breed dog lived in a “fly-in” community (homes built around an … [Read more...] about Puppy Thrown in a Fire Pit Can’t Stop Wagging His Tail Now That He’s Been Rescued
Sometimes it feels like there’s no point in signing petitions and going online to complain about atrocities happening on the other side of the world, but it’s because of years of this kind of activism that is why China says it is banning dogs from being slaughtered at the Yulin Festival this year. Keep on fightin’ the good fight, people – today is one for … [Read more...] about BREAKING NEWS: China Has BANNED Dog Meat from the Yulin Festival!
The first seven years of life for Duke were anything but awesome for him. Duke had only ever known a sad and lonely life, tethered to the end of a heavy chain and basically forgotten about. Thankfully, Duke escaped his captors one day and was rescued from the streets. Today, Duke has a new forever family that promises to love and keep him safe for the … [Read more...] about Neglected Dog Who Only Ever Knew Life at the End of a Chain Finds a Forever Family