Someone kicked a puppy so hard he lost his leg.

  An 8-month-old puppy has lost his leg in a suspected case of extreme animal cruelty in Moon Township, PA. The puppy, now named Tres, suffered broken ribs and leg broken so badly it had to be amputated after a man named Marcus Smiley kicked him. What could a puppy do for someone to do…

Rescue Story: Bear

Thank you Hope from Nebraska for sharing your rescue story and giving Bear his forever home! I had been waiting patiently for a dog of my own since I was little. My sister and I grew up with dogs and loved each one of them greatly, but I still yearned to have a dog of…

Rescue Story: Sunday

Nikki from Brooklyn, New York sent us this amazing story about Sunday, who they rescued from a shelter in Harlem. Thank you, Nikki! 30 seconds into you spewing that bullshit and my face be like A post shared by Sunday Monday Antonelli-Parks (@sundayisgodsday69) on Mar 8, 2017 at 2:17pm PST My boyfriend and I were…

Rescue Story: Ollie

Thank you Chere for sending us your rescue story! Ollie sounds wonderful and he’s so lucky to have found his forever home with you. We rescued Ollie from the Cheyenne Animal Shelter in July 2013. Our families freaked out when they heard we adopted a pit bill mix (he’s a boxer/pit mix), but they soon…

Rescue Story: Raven

Jenny from Santa Barbara, CA sent us this heartwarming story about adopting a senior dog. Thank you, Jenny! We became foster parents and had just said goodbye to our first foster fur baby. There was a little chihuahua mix who just had some teeth removed and she needed a foster home. I was still devastated by…

Rescue Story: Rusty

Thank you Debbie for sharing your rescue story with us. Rusty seems like such a good doggopupper! Rusty is my rescued retriever. It’s true what they say about rescues, he 100% rescued me! My husband and I had 2 beautiful golden retrievers. Two years ago we noticed that Travis (age 8) wasn’t feeling very good…

Rescue Story: Zuko

Thank you Paula for sharing your rescue story and for saving Zuko! He’s adorable! I adopted Zuko on August 24th, 2014, when he was about five years old. He is a Shih Tzu/Llhasa Apso mix. At the time, I was at a low point in my life. I was in college, struggling with severe PTSD…

Rescue Story: Dior

This incredible rescue story was sent to us from Amber from Georgia. Thank you Amber for sharing your story and for saving Dior! My dog rescue was almost four years ago at the Cherokee County Animal rescue. It made breaking news that there were over 500 dogs on a couples’ land. They were so called “dog…

Rescue Story: Dudley

Sent to us from Shannon in San Francisco, California! Thank you Shannon and Dudley! Dudley is literally the best thing that has ever happened to us. We adopted him when he was about a year old. For the first several months of our time together, he had intense separation anxiety, making us think he was…

Rescue Story: Bucky

This story was sent to us from Sheri in Florida. Thank you! We adopted our little “Bucky” in September of 2014. He was two years old. It all began when we sold our condominium and bought a home – simply so we could once again have a dog. We knew we might have to wait,…

Rescue Story: Autumn the Pitbull

Mom wants me to go play in the snow, but I said no thanks! I'm just fine here snuggling Peanut. 🥜 #pitbullsofinstagram #pitbulls #pitbullsarelove A post shared by Autumn Koscs (@autumn_the_pit) on Feb 9, 2017 at 8:06am PST This story was shared with us by Kristen from New Jersey. Thank you, Kristen! You can follow…

Rescue Story: Ra Ra James, adopting a Greyhound race dog.

We bought James, or Ra Ra James, was his racing name, in February 2010 when he was 3 years old. James is a greyhound through the South Australian Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP). This program puts ex racing dogs into foster homes to test whether they are ok to be adopted. Some dogs are, some aren’t….