Animal Rescue

"This is not an April Fools' Day joke," the Austin Fire Department started their April 1 Facebook post about a recent rescue job. After learning about how one of the department's...

Rusty the dog, a German shepherd and Catahoula mix from Central Texas, has gone on an emotional rollercoaster ride in his efforts to find a forever home. In February 2020, when Rusty was just a puppy,...

Rhys Stevens is pedaling for the pooches! The 8-year-old from Willingham, England, recently created a fundraiser to benefit canines rescued from the dog meat trade. According to a release from China...

The dog meat trade in Cambodia has taken another serious hit. Just two weeks after a truck carrying 61 dogs to slaughter was intercepted in the country's province of Siem Reap, animal rescuers have...

Barkbus was founded on the idea of making life easier for dogs, and their following through on that mission. The mobile grooming service travels around the greater Los Angeles providing "stress-free"...

A Colorado dog rescue is seeking foster homes as it prepares to transport over 100 shelter dogs from the freezing temperatures in Texas caused by Winter Storm Uri. Moms and Mutts Colorado Rescue (MAMCO)...

https://www.youtube.com/embed/AYvC0HB1Kus On Monday, six dogs, one of which was found dead, were discovered abandoned outside an auto shop in Houston, where temperatures had dropped below freezing due...

Miranda Lambert is making Valentine's Day a little sweeter for 15 animal shelters. Started in 2009, Lambert's MuttNation Foundation is dedicated to finding safe and happy homes for rescue pets,...

Reunited and it feels so good! Late last month, a Baltimore man was reunited with his dog after the animal was put under the care of a local rescue shelter following a gas explosion that destroyed the...

Getting old isn't all that bad — at least if you're Statler the elderly bat. Statler, a 33-year-old Indian flying fox, is spending his golden years getting pampered at the "geribatric...

Home for the holidays! Last month, a 7-year-old pit bull named Tonka found his forever home after almost breaking the record for Orange County Animal Services' longest shelter stay. Described as...

When it comes to adopting animals, Jonathan Van Ness only has one response: Yasss! The Queer Eye star, who's a proud pet parent to dog Pablo and four cats, Harry Larry, Liza, Matilda, and Genevieve,...

Scruffy Each year, pet industry leaders Wahl and Greater Good Charities host the Dirty Dogs Contest, a public call for shelters and rescues...

Thor is taking a break from saving humans with the Avengers to turn his attention to a slightly smaller animal. Chris Hemsworth and his wife, fellow actor Elsa Pataky, recently helped conservationists...

A mountain lion cub is on the mend after being rescued from one of California's devastating wildfires. The three-and-a-half pound animal was found Sunday by a firefighter in Shasta County amid California's...

Savage and his owner, Iraq war veteran and former paramedic Henry "Andy" Roach, are together again thanks to the ASPCA. In late August, with Hurricane Laura barreling towards his home in Sulphur,...