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    Man Who Tortured Dog Sentenced To 8-10 Years Prison, Deportation

    Polish national Radoslaw Czerkawski, who was convicted of abusing “Puppy Doe” – a Pit Bull mix named Kiyah – was sentenced to 8-10 years in prison and deportation for the torture of the dog, who was forced to be euthanized due to...

      Horribly Abused Pit Bull Puppy Is Recovering And Awaiting Forever Home

      DISCLAIMER: Some readers may find pictures and videos in this story to be disturbing. Please continue with that in mind. In the early-morning hours of February 23, a 9-month-old Pit Bull was found tied to a fence by her muzzle in Philadelphia. She was...

        How To Help Your Dog Recover From Past Trauma

        If you have an extremely fearful or reactive dog, especially one who was adopted, you may often...

          5 Signs Your Rescue Dog May Have Come From An Abusive Home

          Have you ever wondered if your rescue dog was abused before they became part of your family?...

            The Simple And Powerful Way You Can Help Shelter Dogs Get Adopted

            Many dogs arrive at animal shelters after years of abuse or a lifetime on the streets. That...

              Woman Raises More Than $20,000 For Abused Special Needs Dog

              You can learn a lot about Wink’s story from his 2 favorite songs. His adoptive...

                Anonymous Hero Adopts Pitiful Dog & Transforms His Life

                Tom spent the first 4 years of his life chained to a tree in a sparse, sun-baked Alabama...

                  Wounded Dog Can’t Stop Kissing Her Rescuers–And She Wants To Find Her Forever Home

                  You may have seen some of the recent press regarding “anti-tethering” laws. Some...

                    New Humane Treatment Law Would Protect Tethered Dogs In This State

                    A bill passed unanimously through the Washington state Senate this week that would help protect...

                      Domestic Abuse Survivor Reunites With Her Dog Just In Time For Christmas

                      Fear of leaving their pets behind is one of the most common reasons victims of domestic abuse...

                        Dog Left Behind With Owners’ Trash Huddles On Discarded Recliner For Warmth

                        It’s a heartbreaking story we’ve all heard far too many times. An innocent dog...

                          Dog Who Suffered In Silence Needs Help To Get A Second Chance

                          Two-year-old Petey is a sweet spotted pooch who arrived at Cleveland Animal Care and Control in...

                            Pit Bull Advocate Tells A Heartbreaking Tale: “The Day A Man Hit My Dog”

                            Animal welfare professional and Pit Bull advocate, Neely Conway shares her expertise and...

                              Dogs Rescued From House Of Horrors Now Healthy & Ready To Be Adopted

                              On July 19th, a Riverside, California resident contacted authorities regarding a foul odor of...

                                Blogger Receives Death Threats After Posting Video Abusing His Dog On Facebook

                                19-year-old Goncalo Carter’s claim to fame is being a “bi blogger” from...

                                  Sentenced To Jail Time: Former NFL Player Starved His Dog To Death

                                  (Warning: graphic image below.) It is of little justice that Terrence Cody, former NFL Ravens...

                                    New Wisconsin Legislation Bans Automatic Euthanasia of Dogs From Fighting Operations

                                    Wisconsin just became the 48th state in the United States to ban old laws that required...

                                      The FBI Just Took New Measures To Start Tracking Animal Abusers In 2016

                                      It seems like 2016 is becoming the year of advocating for animals–and we couldn’t...

                                        Traumatized Dog Once Stood Silently In A Corner…Now, She Can’t Stop Talking!

                                        Back in July 2015, PAWS Animal Rescue in Ireland posted a heartbreaking video of Angel, the...

                                          Man Sentenced To Jail Time After Taping, Tying, Then Abandoning Dog

                                          A man was walking his dogs in Windsor, Ontario when he stumbled upon a terrible scene: a small...

                                            Judge Lays Down The Hammer On Woman Who Forced Her Dog To Live In Filth

                                            This judge is known for giving sentences that are rather creative. Judge Michael A. Cicconetti...

                                              What Should You Do If You Think An Animal Is Being Abused?

                                              Do you suspect an animal in your area is not being cared for properly? Want to do something,...