Category: Rescue

Starving And Malnourished Husky Makes Incredible Recovery Thanks To A Caring Rescuer

starving husky makes incredible transformation

26-year-old Bali native Rico Soegiarto was walking home from work one day when he spotted a dangerously malnourished dog. The pup he saw was almost a skeleton, and was in such bad she had bald spots, and was so thin you could see her bones through her diseased skin. She didn’t have long left to live. Despite her condition however, her brilliant blue eyes still shone bright and Rico knew that he had to give the neglected pup a second chance

Rico shared, “I don’t know what was special about her. It’s about heart and feeling. I found her when I was on the way back home from work, she was in the middle of the street.”

(more…)

This Priest Brings Stray Dogs To Mass So Families Can Adopt Them

funny memes of the day

Padre João Paulo

A kind priest has devised a brilliant way to help the stray and abandoned dogs of his city get adopted

Father João Paulo Araujo Gomes, the head of the parish of Santana in the Brazilian city of Gravatá, started bringing the homeless dogs into his church in order to show them off to potential adoptive families.

The priest became concerned at seeing so many stray dogs and decided he absolutely had to do something to help them.

(more…)

A Dog Rescued From A Shelter Was Chosen To Play The Starring Role In The New “Lady And The Tramp” Movie

monte lady and the tramp rescue dog

Every dog has his day. For a shelter dog in Arizona, that day has come, as he lands a starring role in the upcoming Disney live-action remake of “Lady and the Tramp.”

Monte, a 2-year-old terrier mix, was at HALO Animal Rescue in Phoenix with hundreds of other dogs.

Shelter workers noted that Monte was super friendly, loved to greet people and give kisses, and loved attention.

So, when animal trainers came scouting from Hollywood, Monte was a perfect fit to play the “Tramp”.

(more…)

Woman Creates Dog Hospice To Give Abandoned And Dying Dogs A Loving End

grey muzzle canine hospice

The Grey Muzzle Canine Hospice Project

A woman in the UK is helping dogs spend their final days feeling as happy and loved as possible.

Nicola Coyle was a volunteer at a kennel when she started taking some of the dogs home, most of which were strays in order to save them from being put down. Today, she runs the Grey Muzzle Canine Hospice Project from her home in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, where she provides end of the line care for both abandoned and terminally ill dogs which are given less than six months to live.

(more…)

Marathon Runner Carries Lost Puppy 19 Miles, Adopts Him Afterwards

marathoner rescues puppy

Khemjira Klongsanun was only seven miles into a marathon in Ratchaburi, western Thailand when she noticed other participants were running around an anxious little puppy on the side of the road. Noticing that there were no houses, people or other dogs in the vicinity she decided to stop and check on the puppy. The puppy, a bangkaew (Thai wolf dog) was trembling and alone, but she managed to coax him over to her.

(more…)

Man Discovers Starving Dog On Remote Island And Saves His Life

winston the island dog

In December of 2018, photographer Wesley White went to Thatch Caye in Belize for a work trip. With very little free time on his hands, Wesley was looking forward to kayaking to a tiny island in Thatch Caye. When he arrived at the island, he noticed that there was a puppy walking into a deserted fishing shack. “Out of the corner of my eye, I saw his tail wagging,” Wesley said during an interview with The Dodo. Sadly, the dog was starving to death, and would soon perish if Wesley didn’t do something to help.

(more…)

Chained Up Dog Who Couldn’t Even Rest Her Head Is Finally Rescued

cala dog rescue
Territorio de Zaguates/Facebook

Cala was a guard dog at a mechanic’s shop near San Jose, Costa Rica. The mechanic never took her to the vet when she got sick, nor did he feed her on a daily basis. She was malnourished to the point where she couldn’t stand on her own feet and when she sat down, the short chain around her neck kept her from putting her head on the floor. Cala’s health grew increasingly worse and she even started having trouble breathing. If help didn’t come soon, Cala was going to die.

(more…)