— The dogs are now in loving forever homes thanks to the Humane Society of the United States.
— Her rescuers thought Chuda would spend her life in a cart, but this little puppy is determined to walk on her own.
— He once lived in a tiny cage, but now the Shih Tzu-Maltese mix has a wonderful life thanks to Rosie the Chihuahua.
— After seeing the comfort he gave a dying fellow rescue, a family across the country adopted the Miniature Pincher-Chihuahua, now 17.
— Ever heard of a Chi-rex? What about a chicken-wing Chihuahua? Meet Little Miss Birdee Smalls!
— The Pit Bull was dumped at a shelter with a bullet in his spine at just nine weeks old; now he helps his human educate others about animal abuse.
— Hope for Paws spotted a photo of the Tijuana stray on Facebook, crossed the border to pick her up, then sent Iggy north to a loving forever home.
— And his heart is as big as the tongue that made him a Facebook star.
— Rescue brought Lanie to her forever home with Emmie, and their human now knows that every breed can be found for adoption -- even Morkies!
— First-time dog owner Heidi Klahre got more than she bargained for with the rescue pup, who took time to settle in before embracing her watchdog duties.
— 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.
— After years of neurological issues, this Shih Tzu-Poodle has a second chance at life and mobility thanks to a new family and a dog wheelchair.
— The Pit Bull was left to starve and freeze with her parents and littermates, but young Chloe is surviving and thriving against the odds.
— The Dogo Argentino survived unimaginable brutality as a puppy, but went on to find a family and an international audience.
— Despite having bullets fired into his jaw, Wilson stuck with his puppies and their mother until human help arrived.
— We remember a brave little Pug who was left overnight in a box outside the the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA.
— This senior, blind puppy-mill survivor is out to find forever homes for all the puppies left in the pound.
— 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.
— The Pit Bull found abandoned in a storage unit in Louisiana was near death, but his recovery is nothing short of a miracle.
— As we recap 2014's most awesome dogs, we come to the unexpected canine star of this summer's soccer showdown.
— As we recap 2014's most awesome dogs, we present the case of a particularly adorable survivor.
— The bizarre friendship between a Shih-Tzu-Pekingese mix and a bird is still going strong!
— London's front legs and shoulders were not so much broken as completely shattered, and he was littered with various burns and sores.
— Phoebe was 12 years old when her first family gave her up, but this pint-sized Pug proves that senior adoptees still have a lot to give.
— Winter had her eyes removed and was ultimately given up by her family; fortunately, she found a loving home.
— Today we celebrate a dog-fighting survivor turned canine therapy expert.
— After a decade in a cage himself, this former breeder works to spring other puppy mill dogs across the country.
— She was barely surviving on the streets of Cairo, but thanks to Camels and Friends, she has a good life in Arizona.
— Backyard breeders thought the birth defect warranted a death sentence at just two days old, but this special pup is proving just how wrong they were.
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