Here we have a strangely sad story of a doggie who wandered around an airport for over a month, the staff at the airport give her the nickname of ‘Traveling Cloud’. Colombia’s Bucaramanga Airport is a big place for a doggie on her own and looking for her owners, curling up and refusing to eat… This lovely doggie ‘Nube Viajera’ or translated that’s ‘Traveling Cloud’, was abandoned at the airport, left there all on her…"Abandoned In An Airport, All Alone, Died Of A Broken Heart!"
Angela was leaving the playground in Port Charlotte with her two year old son, when something unimaginable happened. An unknown man attacked them at knifepoint. When most people see a stray Pit Bull running around, they get nervous, and even scared. Although on this day, he was Angela’s guardian angel. A 65 pound male pit bull charged the man and drove him off. “I don’t think the dog physically attacked the man, but he went…"Angel, a Stray Pit Bull, Saves Woman and Child From Attacker!"
Mercy the dog was dumped on the road with several broken bones. When she was found she could barely stand but with help from her rescuers she’s up and looking for a home where she can Video by Mario Orcon."Dog Dumped On Road Can’t Stop Wagging Her Tail |"
It’s understandable that people fall on hard times, but that is never an excuse to leave a pet behind if you have to move. Especially when the pet being left behind outside in the cold to die. Ollie, a pit bull and lab mix, and his doggy sibling, was left behind by his family when they moved away. They were left out with the trash, just like their owners perceived them to be. Rescuers from…"They moved away and left their Dog tied to a heap of trash in the cold to die!"
A video released this week is causing controversy for a dog boarding facility in Florida. PETA released a video secretly recorded over the summer of how dogs are treated at Inghram’s Sit ‘N Stay Dog boarding facility in Tampa, Florida. PETA says the video depicts employees allegedly abusing dogs by wrapping their mouths with leashes; poking them with broomsticks and keeping them crated for hours without water. The business owner, Clarke Inghram responded that the video…"Dog boarding facility under fire after disturbing Video released"
“He was wagging his tail. My dog wasn’t even moving, lunging toward him or anything.” Jennifer LeMay told the Minneapolis Star Tribune about her Staffordshire Terrier, Ciroc. She is referring to an incident this weekend at her Minneapolis home where Ciroc and his four-legged companion, Rocko were shot and severely injured. Ciroc and Rocko are emotional support dogs for LeMay’s sons who suffer from severe anxiety. So who would discharge a weapon on two dogs…"Why Would An Unidentified Cop Shoot Two Emotional-Support Dogs?"
You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but one look at this photo and you know that you’re staring at someone who committed incomprehensible crimes. Jason Brown will be locked up behind bars for 28 years, for four years on each count of torturing seven dogs. He was arrested in July 2014 after a maid at a Super 8 Motel found a dog’s head in the bathtub. The room was covered with blood and…"Dog Torturer Sentenced To 28 Years In Prison"
After 8 years of neglect, Lola the pitbull is ready for her forever home… This story is a sad one – meet Lola, a pit bull who had been neglected and left unattended for almost 8 years. No one ever gave her a pet, a hug or even the time of day. She had been left to fend for herself on the streets ever since she was a puppy. Until one day, AMA Animal Rescue…"This dog’s been chained to this wall for 8 years. Now watch as rescuers approach… (UPDATE)"
What do you think would happen if two former fighting dogs would meet? The Detroit Bully Corps, a non-profit rescue organization dedicated to helping and advocating for dogs in the Detroit area, shared a video of two ex-fighting dogs meeting for the first time. The fighting dogs, Vito and Maggie, were once used for dogfighting. Thankfully, the two got rescued. Watch the video below and see what happened when Vito and Maggie met for the…"Watch what happens when two former fighting dogs meet for the first time!"
When people have gone through a violent, traumatic experience, it can be difficult to believe that things will ever get better. Aside from the physical scars, it can be hard for the victim to believe their emotional scars will also heal. This can be just as true for dogs as it is for humans. Worse yet, it can be hard for pets who have such painful pasts to be adopted; more often than not, they…"Rescued ‘Bait Dog’ Found With Both Ears Missing Had No Idea She Was Finally Safe"