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.
It’s not a secret that our furry friends are taking the Internet by storm, and just recently, two shelter dogs made it to the spotlight. Agatha and Jukebox lives at Pima Animal Care Center in Arizona. Agatha was surrendered by her owner, while Jukebox used to be a stray. In a typical shelter home, newcomers are
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.
People who live in Muncie, Indiana can now payoff their parking tickets by donating cat food to a cat shelter called Muncie Animal Care and Services. Currently, the animal shelter has approximately 350 cats and kittens that need food and other cat supplies. This overwhelming situation made the local police step in and offer a
NFL player Ronnie Stanley is a superstar offensive tackle from the Ravens. He became famous because of his amazing prowess in football but outside the football arena, Ronnie is more than just a superstar NFL player. Ronnie’s humility and kind-heartedness illuminated when he walked into BARCS Animal Shelter in Baltimore to adopt a dog no
Life is full of surprises, and we never really know what another day could bring. For this cop, unexpected circumstances prompted him to do one beautiful thing – adopt a rescue dog. Jeff Freeman, a Las Vegas Commercial Enforcement Trooper, had a chance encounter with a stray dog one day. He was working a joint
With his goodwill and trusty Batman costume, Chris Van Dorn is helping rescue and transport dogs, cats, and other animals to their forever homes. It all began in 2014 when Chris’ dad decided to adopt a rescue dog – a tri-colored Australian Shepherd. This pooch was found wandering around the woods in Alabama, hungry and
This senior cat only wants one thing before he sleeps – for his new mom to hold his paw while he does so. Jamie, a Burmese cat, was previously owned by an elderly woman. But when she had to move into a nursing home, she was forced to surrender the 13-year-old feline to an RSPCA
This Ukrainian woman recently reunited with her lost dog through the help of social media and the power of human compassion. In June of this year, an animal shelter in Ukraine rescued an abandoned dog from the streets. The poor dog was thin, weak, and his coat was full of mange. It was apparent that
A puppy left alone with an old recliner and television was found on the side of a remote road last week in Mississippi. Animal control officer Sharon Norton of Brookhaven was the one who responded to a call about an a dog left on the side of the road. As she drove to the scene,
A photo of a dog recently went viral for a heartbreaking reason. In the image, the 3-year-old Lab mix named Moose is seen sitting beside an empty hospital bed, seemingly waiting for his owner’s return. Sadly, however, his human will never come back. Last week, NorthStar Pet Rescue posted this sad photo of Moose sitting