Watch as dog stranded 1,800 feet from shore gets pulled to safety on California beach

Malibu, CA – Lifeguards from the Los Angeles County Fire Department jumped on a jet ski to rescue a dog who was swimming offshore. Continue reading “Watch as dog stranded 1,800 feet from shore gets pulled to safety on California beach”

Hawaii’s first Puppy Bowl participant is more than a cute face

HONOLULU, HI – Hoku, an eight-month-old Staffordshire Terrier puppy from Maui Humane Society is still in the running in the Puppy Bowl that airs on the Animal Planet on Feb. 13. Continue reading “Hawaii’s first Puppy Bowl participant is more than a cute face”

Blind and deaf dog hoping for the perfect family after a year with Triangle rescue group

RALEIGH, N.C. – A dog with special needs is looking for a special home. Freddy is deaf and blind, but that doesn’t slow him down. Continue reading “Blind and deaf dog hoping for the perfect family after a year with Triangle rescue group”

Woodbury police add social worker, therapy dog to help with crisis calls

Woodbury, MN – There’s a growing movement among police departments to shift certain 911 calls, like mental health emergencies, away from officers. Continue reading “Woodbury police add social worker, therapy dog to help with crisis calls”

Senior German shepherd finds forever home after abandonment on streets

SCHODACK, N.Y. – An elderly German shepherd found the perfect home after he was found abandoned in Schodack. Loyal, sweet, and upwards of 13 years old, there’s no doubt that Zeus is a good companion. Continue reading “Senior German shepherd finds forever home after abandonment on streets”

Watch: Rescuers Lure Stranded Dog to Safety With Sausage Dangling From Drone

U.K. – A British volunteer search team lured a stranded dog to safety by deploying a sausage-dangling drone to rescue the pup from drowning in the incoming tide. Continue reading “Watch: Rescuers Lure Stranded Dog to Safety With Sausage Dangling From Drone”

Coyote? Dog? Animal experts unsure what type of creature local woman helped rescue

Fairfield Township, PA – A local woman helped rescue an animal earlier this week, but wildlife experts still are not exactly sure what it is. Continue reading “Coyote? Dog? Animal experts unsure what type of creature local woman helped rescue”

‘Absolutely heartbreaking’: Dog found in Lexington recovering after being set on fire

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A dog found in Lexington is recovering after animal control officers say she was set on fire. Continue reading “‘Absolutely heartbreaking’: Dog found in Lexington recovering after being set on fire”