— 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.
— The criminal demanded money, and because the victim didn't have enough, he took the dog too.
— I advised my dog-rescue group not to send animals to Raja Renata Ranch long before its founder faced animal cruelty charges.
— "Dogs and cats were bred thousands of years ago to be our friends and companions, not our food," says the co-founder of SayNoToDogMeat.Net.
— Pages glorifying torture and killing are disgusting. But is demanding that Facebook take them down the answer to the underlying problem?
— Is this fair, considering that it's rare for a police officer who kills a dog to even get fired over it?
— A person's business card might say "professional," but you could be dealing with a fool -- or worse. Here are some bad example I've encountered.
— The government backs away from the event, and activists rescue some 400 dogs.
— Authorities believe the dog walker left them alone for an hour, discovered them dead, then dumped their bodies and reported them stolen.
— Bleach in the drinking water is just the start.