Two Longtime Strays Rescued During Harsh Winter


This female Black Lab mix has been roaming the streets of Troy, New Hampshire for approximately three years.
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Two stories in today’s new feature dogs who have lived outside for years but who were in danger of not surviving the tough winter that is plaguing the Northeast. In the small town of Troy, . . .

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Nashville Policewoman Punished for Rescuing Dogs She Believed Were in Danger


Lt. Morgan Ford was decommissioned for not following department policies
when she ordered officers to break into a home to rescue eight dogs.
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Something about this story doesn’t make sense. A Nashville policewoman has been decommissioned after she order subordinates to rescue a mother dogs and seven puppies from an abandoned house. According to a police spokesman, Lieutenant Ford “made a series. . .

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Dog Abandoned at Train Station Has a New Forever Home


Kai and Ian Russell are starting a new life together.
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Photos of a dog who had been abandoned at a Scottish train station on January 2 went viral, and an international campaign to find the pooch a new family was soon underway. The Shar-Pei. . .

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Video: Firefighters Rescue Dog from L.A. River


Firefighters carry lucky after the airlift team plucked him from the river just in time.
Photo via nbclosangeles.com

A dog now nicknamed “Lucky” was plucked from the swollen Los Angeles River on Friday in a dramatic helicopter rescue by firefighters. Lucky was swept away by the raging currents, . . .

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