Category Archives: Dog Rescue Stories

Lost Dog Walks 45 Miles Across California To Find A Forever Family

It’s not uncommon for lost dogs to wander far away from their homes. In dog rescuer Suzette Hall’s experience, that’s what sets them apart from dogs who are abandoned

“I don’t know how he got to all these different cities, but he went everywhere.” It’s not uncommon for lost dogs to wander far away from their homes. In dog rescuer Suzette Hall’s experience, that’s what sets them apart from dogs who are abandoned. “The ones who are abandoned stay where their owners left them,” […]

Dog Howling Next To Hole Refuses To Budge Until Someone Looks Inside

Dog Howling Next To Hole Refuses To Budge Until Someone Looks Inside

“He was asking for help” ❤️ Earlier this month, as Willians Mollo Flores stepped out to take his dog on an evening walk near his home in Chile, he never imagined he’d wind up saving a life. But he did more than that. He saved two. While passing by an old construction site, Flores noticed […]

Shelter Workers Find Stray Dog At Gas Station – Then Realize He’s In Danger

Shelter Workers Find Stray Dog At Gas Station Then Realize He's In Danger

“We are glad that everything happened the way it did, because it led to his forever after” ❤️ A dog named Napoleon was a common sight around Houston, Texas, where he wandered the streets near a gas station parking lot. The 3-year-old pit bull mix lived off scraps from Good Samaritans and didn’t have a home to […]

Stuart, The Oldest Dog, Who Spent 14 Years In The Shelter, Sleeps In A New Bed For The First Time

Poor Senior Dog Who Spent 14 Years In Shelter Gets To Sleep In New Bed For First Time

Stuart had a dream of finding his forever family for more than ten years. The 14-year-old canine spent practically his entire existence in the shelter after entering there when he was just a year old. Stuart was in search of a hero—someone who could recognize his worth as a recipient of unwavering love. And perhaps […]

The Dog Who ‘Almost Died From Broken Heart’ Gets The Best Surprise

Alina Hauptman Dog Who 'Almost Died From Broken Heart' Gets The Best Surprise

Reese and her best friend, Morgan, were inseparable. The two senior rescues ate, napped and snuggled together as often as possible. But things changed for the bonded pair when Morgan — who was 12 at the time — passed away from kidney disease, and Reese’s mourning took a toll. “I made her special doggie cupcakes and slept […]

Lucky Dog Left in Bed of Truck Rescued From Going Through Car Wash

Dog Saved From Going Through Car Wash

10 News from Roanoke, Virginia reports about a truck almost driving through a car wash with a dog tethered in the back. A Careless Mistake The news outlet gathered surveillance footage showing the truck entering the Lightning McClean Car Wash on Saturday. As the vehicle pulled ahead, employees noticed the dog tethered in the back and alerted the driver. […]

Eleven Golden Retrievers Rescued Before Canada’s Import Ban

Golden Retrievers Rescued Before Canada’s Import Ban

Eleven Golden Retrievers from Turkey landed in Canada before the implementation of an import ban on some foreign dogs. Golden Rescue brought the retrievers to Vancouver from Istanbul. This rescue group and others are scrambling to bring dogs into the country before September 28. Retrievers Make the Cut Golden Rescue’s goal is to bring in about 110 […]

Dog Reunited With Owner In California After Missing For 12 Years

A dog went missing in 2010 and was declared dead. She was just reunited with her owner.

A dog went missing in 2010 and was declared dead. She was just reunited with her owner. Zoey had been missing so long “the microchip company had actually listed her as ‘deceased’ in their records.” Dog missing for 12 years is found safe and returned to owner. A California dog missing for more than a […]

Dog Adopted By Gay Couple After Being Abandoned By Previous Owner For Being ‘gay’

Dog Adopted By Gay Couple After Being Abandoned By Previous Owner For Being ‘gay’

Dog abandoned at North Carolina animal shelter for being ‘gay’ gets adopted by gay couple After Fezco was abandoned at a local shelter by his previous own for being “gay,” a North Carolina gay couple stepped in to adopt the pup. A dog abandoned at a North Carolina animal shelter after his owners thought he […]