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Category Archives: Rescue

A senior dog named Thor has been waiting a year and a half for a home

Tuesday, Jul 25th, 2017 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Few things make me sadder than seeing a senior dog in a shelter – especially when they’ve been there for months or even years. That’s the story with Thor, a mighty dog who is 7 years old and has spent the last year and a half of his life in the Hempstead Town Animal Shelter […]

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It was the largest horse rescue in U.S. history, and now one of the babies needs your help and a home!

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 | By Dr. Marty Becker

What would you do if you were asked to help save the lives of over 900 starving horses, many blind, and all the mares pregnant? If you’re Elaine Nash, you mobilize your nonprofit horse rescue, Fleet of Angels, along with fellow rescue group Return to Freedom, and get to work. That’s just what happened when […]

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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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