Animal rescue organizations often have to find inventive ways to get the word out about their adoptable animals. Over time, it’s been proven that an effective way to do so is by partnering with local businesses. This way, their message gets more reach, thereby helping cats and dogs find their forever homes much quicker. This strategy
Though it is against his will, this 12-year-old boy felt compelled to surrender his puppy to an animal shelter in Mexico. It is never easy, but sometimes the best decision is to let go of your dog so they can experience a better life. The factors that compel owners to surrender their pets vary, but
The Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana just welcomed a new resident to their shelter, a Labrador Retriever mix puppy with a unique and adorable trait – a smiling face! The organization’s director Courtney Wingate was at Caddo Animal Control when she noticed three little Lab puppies in a kennel. She couldn’t leave them behind, especially
An unlikely friendship developed between a pigeon and a puppy when they met in a shelter – and it’s the most adorable thing you will ever see! Herman, the pigeon, and Lundy, the 8-week-old Chihuahua, met at The Mia Foundation, a New York-based rescue dedicated to giving pets with congenital disabilities a chance at having
The Kansas City Chiefs’ recent Super Bowl victory also became a win for our furry friends across the country. Derrick Nnadi celebrated their triumph by sponsoring the adoption fees of over 100 dogs in a Missouri shelter! Every pooch in need of a family at the KC Pet Project animal shelter is free to adopt
It would be right to assume that Shelly Blount of Virgina loves dogs. She already had three rescue dogs at home, but after seeing a post online about a dog that was about to be put to sleep, she was intent on rescuing the dog. Circumstances intervened, however, and in her desire to adopt one
It’s never too early to start doing good deeds for others. Adults should always be role models for children and the youth, but sometimes those roles are easily reversed. A young boy did just that – showing that an early age one can do more to uplift others. In the case of kindhearted 9-year-old Russian
Dogs are very sentimental animals, and unlike most humans, they’re not afraid to show their love. Lia Domingo’s ordinary Monday became more colorful when she met Penny, a 1-year-old corgi mix. Lia was supposed to rescue Peety, a pit bull for The Pixel Fund, a dog rescue group based in Georgia. Just as she was
Wayside Waifs, an animal rescue group in Kansas City, Missouri, held a 19-hour adoption event last April 2019. Before it began, the staff were hopeful that all 200 plus of their animals will find their forever homes that day. Fortunately, that’s what happened. By the end of the day, 203 cats, dogs, and even guinea
It was a memorable day for the staff of North Carolina’s Asheville Humane Society when a woman visited the center and took two senior dogs for adoption. Leslie walked through their front doors asking which two dogs have been there the longest and with the most special needs. “I’m here to take them both home
This shelter puppy is melting everyone’s hearts with her unique and adorable look – in fact, she even got a special nickname because of it! When a homeless shepherd mix and her eleven newborn puppies arrived this month at the Dallas Animal Services, the staff immediately realized that there was something extraordinary about this litter.
When a couple named Christina and Vincent got engaged, they knew they wanted to have children of their own. However, the pair wasn’t quite convinced yet if they were ready – all they knew was that they wanted to add a new member to their family, so they visited a local shelter in their area.