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Giving Five Precious Puppies a Chance – Hope for Paws Rescue – VIDEO

When momma dog went missing two weeks earlier a kindhearted neighbor woman did what she could to help the five orphaned stray puppies but the situation wouldn’t last. Thankfully Lucky Puppy Rescue contacted Hope for Paws… Didn’t you...
by For the Love of the Dog on Mar 7, 2016

October is ‘Adopt a Shelter Dog Month’

Did you know… That October is ‘Adopt a Shelter Dog Month’? Spread the word and remember, when you adopt, you not only save the life you adopt but the life of the that there is now room for… oh, and let’s not forget that so often...
by For the Love of the Dog on Oct 1, 2013

Craigslist Refuses to Consider Removing “Pet” Section After Puppy Doe Torture and Over 40K Signature Petition

After Puppy Doe was found on August 31; beaten, burned, starved and tortured, a petition was begun to request that Craigslist remove their Pet section except for rescue and shelter groups which can screen applicants.   Even though the petition has g...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 27, 2013

Remember Me Thursday – Shining a Light on Orphaned Pets Everywhere – VIDEO

  Remember Me Thursday - Pet Adoption Awareness Campaign Millions of shelter pets lose their lives each and every year. Join the awareness campaign – be a light for pets by promoting awareness about pet adoption. By remembering those we have...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 26, 2013

A Second Chance for Chance… The Rescue of a Scared Pitbull from the Streets

Over a week ago FTLTD shared the rescue of Cadence, the terribly abused sweet girl who gave mankind a second chance even though she’d known only cruelty at their hands.  At the end of the heartwarming and touching video, you see another big pi...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 26, 2013

From Beloved Family Dog to Tortured Victim due to BSL and Craigslist Ad – REWARD

Dubbed “Puppy Doe,” the reports of the torture endured by this young pitbull defy imagination.  Once a beloved family dog, forced by BSL to “get rid” of the pitbull… there is no happy ending here… this poor dog...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 21, 2013

Animal Abuse Gets a Pass in Clayton County, GA – PETITION – VIDEO

When animals are being abused, you’re told to call animal control or the police but what do you do when they refuse to do anything?  This is the situation one animal advocate is running into in Clayton County, GA, and she sent me the video to...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 19, 2013

Update on Dogs Seized from Dog Fighting Ring

This sweet face is just one of the dogs found during the raid a few weeks ago when almost 400 dogs were rescued from the second largest dog fighting ring in US history.  Only weeks old, this tiny puppy already wore a heavy weighted chain, many times...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 16, 2013

Shelter Makes People See Dogs as Unique and Special… Adoption Rates Skyrocket! VIDEO

Sometimes you need to think outside the box to accomplish something and sometimes when you do, what you can accomplish can be amazing! Check out what one shelter did to make people see their adoptable dogs in a whole new way… Love it! They look...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 14, 2013

Saving Cadence – The Amazing Trust of an Abused Dog

You can see by Cadence’s face, she’s had it rough, most likely used as a bait dog.  She’s wounded, injured an in pain but amazingly, when a hand is reached out to her she accepts it.  Not only is she being rescued from hell and be...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 13, 2013

Cracking Down on Internet Pet Sales

The USDA is finally taking a stab at cracking down on internet pet sales by issuing new regulations that will require sellers to be federally licensed.  Those who breed more than four females and sell the puppies either online, by mail or over the p...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 11, 2013

Injured Foster Dog Missing – Please Share & Keep and Eye Out – REWARD!

This little dog, a sweet, 3-year-old girl, is Polly.  Polly is recovering from surgery to repair her face after she was shot point blank.  She was just getting settled in with a foster so she could recuperate and await further surgeries when she w...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 8, 2013

REWARD – Dog Thrown in Rogue River with Rock Tied to Leg

This beautiful hound/retriever mix is a very lucky dog today, lucky to be alive, that is, and now authorities want to know who would throw this dog into the Rogue River with a rock tied to his leg.  The incident happened on Aug. 26 ear the intersec...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 6, 2013

Animal Abuse – What Does it Take to Get Authorities to Act?! VIDEO

UPDATE! This dog was finally removed from the Property by Animal control.. Your voices have been heard! (see update from 100+ Team at bottom of page!) How can anyone see this horrifically sad dog; skeletal, emaciated, dehydrated, too weak to even mov...
by For the Love of the Dog on Sep 4, 2013

Puppy Mills, One Down (for now), 99 More to Go – VIDEO

One of the puppy millers on the HSUS’s Horrible Hundred list has given up their license after receiving fines for violations ranging from neglect to failure to provide veterinary care. The commercial breeder aka puppy miller, is Debra Pratt a...
by For the Love of the Dog on Aug 28, 2013

4-Month-Old Puppy Gets the Gift of Sight – VIDEO

In a heartwarming and touching story, a 4-month-old puppy, Danny, was given the gift of sight.  Once blind from juvenile cataracts, now Danny is bouncing and bounding along like any other puppy, full of energy, excitement and curiosity. Danny’...
by For the Love of the Dog on Aug 28, 2013

Huge Dogfighting Ring Busted, Almost 370 Dogs Rescued – VIDEO

In the second largest dogfighting ring bust in US history, the result of a three-year multi-state investigation, 367 dogs were rescued.  There were 260 rescued Friday alone st 13 different properties in 3 states, Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.  ...
by For the Love of the Dog on Aug 26, 2013

Huge Dogfighting Ring Busted, Almost 370 Dogs Rescued

In the second largest dogfighting ring bust in US history, the result of a three-year multi-state investigation, 367 dogs were rescued.  There were 260 rescued Friday alone st 13 different properties in 3 states, Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.  ...
by For the Love of the Dog on Aug 26, 2013

What Must They Feel When They Are Abandoned…

Can you even imagine what a dog must think when it’s been dumped, abandoned, at a “shelter”… If you could hear their thoughts I can imagine it might be something like this… Warning: Tissue Alert! Can you “feel̶...
by For the Love of the Dog on Aug 26, 2013

Heartwarming Rescue, Two Pups… Off the Streets and Safe! VIDEO

Rescuers are a special breed of people.  For them, going above and beyond is the norm.  There are so many wonderful rescuers out there and Eldad Hagar with Hope for Paws is definitely one of them.  Working with Annie Hart of the Bill Foundation, E...
by For the Love of the Dog on Aug 23, 2013


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