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….

Rescue Story: Roscoe

This story was sent to us by Kelly from Hawaii. Thank you, Kelly! Roscoe came into my life at a very difficult time of my life. Due to some unfortunate circumstances, I ended up homeless, living on the beaches of Hawaii. I know, that doesn’t sound so bad, but you try living through a severe…

Rescue Story: Benny

This rescue story was sent to us by Sandy from Arizona and goes to show that with a lot of love and care, any dog can be given a new home. My name is Sandy and in 2009 I rescued a dog named Benny. He was found tied up to a tree in the dry arid…

Rescue Story: Lightfoot

A wonderful rescue story about an abused and neglected dog who was looking for his forever home… and found it! Ten years ago, the week before Mother’s Day, my partner and I were driving down a highly traveled road in rural Virginia on our way to a jobsite. Halfway to work it started raining and…

Rescue Story: Jack, Eadie, Nadia, and Aden.

This incredible story was sent to us from Sam Tarhan. Thank you, Sam, for sharing your story and for giving a loving home to so many dogs in need. I adopted my very first rescue dog in 2009 after I had become disabled due to a hit and run. The dog’s name was Jack he…