Posts Tagged “dog rescue”

Twelve dogs rescued from South Korean backyard dog meat facility

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Twelve dogs rescued from South Korean backyard dog meat facility

Dogs found chained and living in filth; they are now at the Idaho Humane Society where they will be placed for adoption BOISE, Idaho (2 June 2017)—A group of 12 dogs arrived safely after having been rescued by Humane Society International from a backyard breeding operation for the dog meat trade in Seongnam, South Korea….

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Hector The Shar-Pei Needs a Facelift and Here is Why

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Hector The Shar-Pei Needs a Facelift and Here is Why

LONDON — Hector may look handsome just the way he is, but this Shar- Pei  was found as a stray- underweight, and needs a facelift to keep from going blind. The dog is currently under the care of Halfway Home Dog Rescue in Collingham, UK. Hector was found abandoned and the recue saved him in to…

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When Bean-a Senior Dog- Came Into My Life and Changed It For Ever

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When Bean-a Senior Dog- Came Into My Life and Changed It For Ever

by Toni O’Brien   A few years ago I was volunteering at Pets Alive, a wonderful no-kill animal sanctuary in Middletown, NY. I was not looking to adopt a dog after losing my previous dog to cancer, I just liked spending a day there (as I had for years). I walked some dogs, played with…

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Putting Your Passion Into Action

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Putting Your Passion Into Action

by Andrea Chilcote   Husky rescue organization, I see pain and suffering every day. I can choose to participate in it, lamenting the shame of it all. Or, I can choose to do something about it. On most days, my passion for helping surpasses the overwhelm I sometimes feel.   As anyone reading this post…

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Lucky: discarded, thrown away, and given a second chance for a happy life

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Lucky: discarded, thrown away, and given a second chance for a happy life

by Kristin Avery   Some dogs, like some people, are more sensitive. They feel things more deeply and when wounded, they heal more slowly. Lucky is one of these dogs. Lucky lived his first seven years with a young man in his twenties. But then the man married and his new wife (and her dog)…

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Two Military Veterans to Get Life-Changing Gift from Paws of War

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Two Military Veterans to Get Life-Changing Gift from Paws of War

SMITHTOWN, New York – (September 19, 2016) – Paws of War, a nonprofit organization that rescues dogs, gives them the necessary training, and then pairs them with veterans in need of service dogs, is pairing two U.S. veterans with working dogs. The introduction between the dogs and their new owners will take place on September…

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