Hairless Pit Bull Abandoned In The Cold Makes An Incredible Transformation

Paige was found outside in the cold with nothing on her but a few small tufts of hair. The young pit bull appeared defeated and seemed as if she was ready to give up on life. That’s how Kristi found her, and she readily took the dog in and gave her a warm place to rest. After Paige was rested, Kristi took her to the vet and it was determined she had severe mange that had caused her hair to fall out. In an interview with The Dodo, Kristi said that the…

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Cody’s New Life

We just had two dogs pass in 3 weeks; 10 year old from bone cancer and 11 yr old from a massive stroke. We were just devastated. PHOTO: MARLAINA L. We were informed about a male German Shepard at our local pound that was running out of time. I went to the shelter and adopted him sight unseen. When the Vet Tech brought him to me from the infirmary, I just about fell over from shock. Here was an 18 month old GSD that weighed 40 lbs and had over…

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Woman Faces Months In Jail For Abandoning Dog In Walmart Parking Lot

A blind, deaf, and severely neglected 15-year-old Pug was found in a box in a Walmart parking lot. Now, the dog’s former owner is facing three months behind bars. The Medina County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals rescued the Pug, which was left in a box near a donation bin. She was blind, deaf, had a double ear infection with one eye on the verge of rupturing, and a mouth full of rotting teeth, Fox8 reports. Rita Swartz, 52, the dog’s former owner, maintains that she reached out to…

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Mechanic Saves a Puppy Stuck in a Backpack in a Dumpster

Almost every day, there are cases of abandoned dogs. The case usually ends with the dog surviving after being rescued or dying due to neglect. People shouldn’t have the audacity to leave dogs in an unsafe place. There is always an option of bringing them to a rescue center or giving them to someone who can take the responsibility. If it weren’t for a mechanic from Shakopee, Minnesota, one dog could’ve died from abandonment and neglect. PHOTO: YOUTUBE/FOX9 MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL A mechanic named R.J., who works at Midas auto shop,…

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Woman Sets Out to Adopt One Rescue Dog, Ends Up with a Much Shyer Pup Who ‘Rescues’ Her

The following story was submitted to the From Woofs to Wonders Photo and Story contest. The top three finishers received a $250 Animal Rescue Site store shopping spree, as well as $2,000 in cash and supplies for their favorite shelter. To read more stories, click here! When I moved back east, I knew I was ready for a dog, and I also knew I wanted a Shepherd. I loved the bigger dogs and the intelligent ones that flourish with some training and effort. Encouraged to adopt, I applied and was approved to adopt…

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Puppy Who Was Left For Dead After A Botched Neutering Finally Finds A Loving Home

A baby blue pit bull was found in a Detroit park after someone tried to do neuter him on their own. When the neuter job went wrong, they left the poor pup for dead. Thankfully, he was found and rescued by Detroit Dog Rescue, and treated as fast as possible. The puppy was in excruciating pain and had a hole in his abdomen with his reproductive organs falling out. To make matters worse, vets believe the pup may have been abused and thrown from a car before he was found.…

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Shaking, Petrified Puppy Brought Out of His Shell By Fellow Shelter Dogs

This story was originally shared in the Clear the Shelters Adoption Story Challenge on ShelterChallenge.com. Create your own free Shelter Challenge account and vote for your favorite shelter or rescue group to win cash and prizes. Every time you vote we’ll give an extra donation to shelters! Dakota was the least-adoptable puppy I have ever met. When I traveled to a nearby big city shelter to transfer some dogs into the rescue I work for – PAWS Shelter of Central Texas – I never imagined that I would leave with one of the…

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Animal Control Couldn’t Figure Out What Was Wrong, Until The Neighborhood Kids Admitted The Worst

Dogs are innocent loving animals that just want your love and attention. It is incomprehensible why someone would ever want to hurt an animal. An animal control officer sprung into action when he found a dog lying unresponsive on the sidewalk. He first tried to call to the dog, but there was no response. He slowly approached and noticed the dog was still breathing, but not responding to his touch. Then he learned the horrifying truth about what happened to the sweet dog named Peanut. PHOTO: AMERICAN WEB MEDIA Neighborhood…

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Bulldog Can’t Get Her Giant Bone Through the Doggy Door, But Finds a Genius Solution

Dogs are natural clowns. They make us laugh even with the simplest things they do. Just like this Bulldog who’s trying to get her giant bone through the doggy door! This cutie is trying to figure out how to get her giant bone through the doggy door. At first she tries to do it the usual way she goes through the dog door, but that’s not gonna happen. The bone is just too big and too wide to fit in that small door. So she tries another solution. She goes…

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After Small Dog Is Carried off by a Coyote, The Neighbor’s Rottweiler Springs Into Action

You’re about to see one of the most watched and shared videos we’ve ever posted. The following video was taken by a security camera. Despite living in an area with no prior reported Coyote activity, this owner’s dog was in a fight for it’s life after being left alone for 5 minutes outside. At 7 in the morning, Trixxie (a chi-weenie) was attacked and carried off by a Coyote. The poor little dog would’ve lost her life if not for the Rottie that came to her rescue. Happy, the Rottie…

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