— This week, a crude doghouse was discovered on the street, nailed shut. Inside was a scared, hurt dog who had been left to die.
— The tragic case of domestic-abuse victim Christy Mack got me thinking about her dogs and the pets of other survivors; fortunately, one shelter has a way to help.
— SayNoToDogMeat.Net will rally the world on April 4 with its first Global March for Dogs and Cats in the Pet Meat Trade.
— These one-day events introduce animal advocates to the art of lobbying -- so they can encourage their state legislators to support humane laws.
— Rescue brought Lanie to her forever home with Emmie, and their human now knows that every breed can be found for adoption -- even Morkies!
— She went from being a food-aggressive foster dog to sharing with her pack, and the woman who changed Maggie's life found her own changed as well.
— The Border Collies are healing in a foster home as adoption offers pour in.
— The group's "I Didn't Know" video features Ricky Gervais, Judi Dench, and "Downtown Abby" stars learning the horrible truth about the industry.
— Despite having bullets fired into his jaw, Wilson stuck with his puppies and their mother until human help arrived.
— Roo was rescued from a dog-fighting ring and has had serious issues with her legs, but the future is looking bright.
— Traumatized by life in a cage, timid Trudy has found a home where she can be free and become brave.
— As we recap 2014's most awesome dogs, we present the case of a particularly adorable survivor.
— Today we celebrate a dog-fighting survivor turned canine therapy expert.
— As the indie game designer watched her dog die, Gamergate couldn't even give Wu the space to mourn.
— The rescued dogs needed temporary housing while charges against their abusers were resolved. I volunteered to help with their care.
— The Pit Bull was rescued from Michael Vick's dog-fighting ring and now works as a therapy dog with kids.
— Nancy Fox and SayNoToDogMeat.Net saved five dogs from the butcher’s knife and ended the acts of animal cruelty at an orphanage.
— Officers must police themselves and act with discretion rather than killing dogs recklessly.
— A Facebook group plans to demonstrate in all state capitols tomorrow. But have they done the groundwork to pull it off?
— Is making money from your cute dog pictures "sick"? Gawker writer Aleksander Chan seems to think so.
— People connected to Arizona's Green Acre Dog Boarding, including a senator's son, face charges.
— "What they found was heartbreaking. ... He was skin and bones and barely alive."
— For Jacky Lo, drowning a dog in a washing machine wasn't enough; now he's threatening to drown a dog a week if people don't answer his quiz questions correctly.
— A Mills, Wyoming, officer is charged with animal cruelty in the death of Nyx, a Black Lab who had been with the department since 2006.
— Precious Pups Rescue of New York was shut down after allegations it adopted out sick dogs for high prices; is better regulation the solution?
— Imported dogs now must be at least six months old and have updated vaccinations -- I've seen the terrible things that happened before this rule.
— The English Bulldog was used for cash and then discarded, but LaShena Harris didn't give up hope.
— The photo went viral, and police investigated; we're glad law enforcement takes this seriously.
— Too many dogs have been shot and killed by police for no good reason, and it illustrates a broader pattern of abuse that targets humans.
— Alfie Loft became a web sensation of the wrong kind -- he was caught in an act of animal abuse.
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