Rescue Archives - Dr. Marty Becker

Category Archives: Rescue

In honor and loving memory of Quin’C

Wednesday, Feb 15th, 2017 | By Dr. Marty Becker

One look. I knew. It was time. Time for Quin’C to be in a better place. No. The best place: Heaven. I truly believe all dogs go to heaven. There are things we’ll never know about Quin’C. No sounds, I bet not even an artillery blast, would faze him. He was the shadow of whoever […]

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After waiting two years in the shelter, abused dog finds her hero

Wednesday, Dec 21st, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Can a shy dog who has waited two years in a shelter after coming in horribly abused find love and a home? Of course! A couple of months ago I shared the story of a shy dog who had come into a Connecticut animal shelter with terrible injuries probably sustained in a dog fight. After […]

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Adorable ‘Cats of Hazzard’ kittens put the special in special needs

Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

A tiny twosome of kittens named Luke and Daisy and their older brother, Uncle Jesse, ended up in a Los Angeles shelter. All three cats have missing bones in their lower limbs, and have trouble getting around. Or do they? As you can see in the video below, they don’t have the slightest idea there’s […]

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Warning: This dog will steal your heart!

Sunday, Nov 20th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Watch out, dog lovers: There’s a thief out there, and he’s coming for your heart and home! His name is Bandit, and he’s a three year old, 47-pound mixed breed dog who just can’t catch a break — but I think his luck’s about to change. Bandit came to Lucky Paws in Albuquerque, New Mexico, […]

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Two dogs have lived in empty house for 7 months since owner died. Can you help them?

Wednesday, Oct 19th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Spring and Ernie’s mother, an animal rescuer and pit bull advocate in New Jersey, died unexpectedly in March of 2016. Her two beloved senior rescue dogs, Spring and Ernie, found themselves living alone in her vacant house, likely the only home they have every known, with caregivers visiting them. They’ve been waiting for seven months, […]

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