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Rare green puppy born to German shepherd at rescue  WOWK

A dog rescue in the Tampa Bay area is feeling the luck of the Irish a little early this year.

Deputy rescues starving dog in storm - with help from a trucker's sandwich  KOMO News

INDEX, Wash. - A deputy who took a back road to Gold Bar during the height of this weeks' winter storm ended up finding and rescuing a starving German ...

German shepherds rescued from ‘horrible’ conditions getting love in Byron  The Telegraph

A Middle GA animal rescue took in 6 German shepherds rescued from an alleged puppy mill in Candler and Montgomery counties in which about 450 German ...

Spare a Life Through German Shepherd Rescue  Thrive Global

German Shepherd save associations are an imperative option in contrast to the puppy pound for proprietors of thoroughbred German Shepherd hounds who, ...

Don and Millies Goes to the Dogs  Omaha Reader

Support a local German Shepherd rescue when you dine at Don and Millies on Tuesdays. Celebrity Chef Event still has tickets available. Do you know what No ...

NorCal Dog Trainers Arrested, Face Animal Cruelty Charges After German Shepherd’s Death  CBS Sacramento

NAPA (CBS13) – Two Northern California dog trainers are facing multiple felony animal cruelty charges following the death of a beloved German Shepherd.

Why is this puppy green? The reason has nothing to do with St. Patrick’s Day  Miami Herald

A Tampa Bay, FL, dog rescue group posted a photo of a green puppy. Dogs are occasionally born with green hair due to a bile pigment called Biliverdin.

Foster Urgently Needed - This sweet 6-month-old German Shepherd was found roaming the streets of South Los Angeles just two days ago.  The Beverly Hills Courier

This sweet 6-month-old German Shepherd was found roaming the streets of South Los Angeles just two days ago. Posted Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 5:36 ...

Viral 'bucket list' puppy gets second chance at CSU vet teaching hospital  The Coloradoan

His first procedure didn't got as planned, but Logan the German shepherd will likely be back in Fort Collins for open-heart surgery later this year.

After complications, 12-week-old German Shepherd’s surgery was unsuccessful  FOX 31 Denver

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- The surgery for the weeks-old puppy that traveled to Colorado from western Washington was unsuccessful on Thursday. Veterinarians ...

PHOTOS: Freeman Pet Contest 2019 winners | Multimedia  The Daily Freeman

Pickles, 4, an orange tabby cat owned by Serena Cascarano of New Paltz, is this year's Best Looking Pet. "Pickles was rescued from a farm when he was just a ...

12-week-old German Shepherd puppy arrives in Colorado for life-saving surgery  FOX 31 Denver

FERNDALE, Wash. -- A precious puppy with a fatal heart condition and a viral "bucket list" is getting another chance at life - by coming to Colorado for life-saving ...

'Crazy-clever' dog captured with fishing line after year on the run in Red Deer

A German shepherd on the run in central Alberta for more than a year was finally captured thanks to a dedicated dog catcher, some bait and a jury-rigged fishing ...

Public help sought to care for 53 dogs rescued from Sterling Heights  The Macomb Daily

Less than 24 hours after rescuing 54 dogs stuffed in a U-Haul truck in Sterling Heights, Macomb County Animal Control is asking for the public's help to help ...

How this Henrico Police officer is honoring his fallen partner 16 years later  WTVR CBS 6 News

RICHMOND, Va. -- On a cold and rainy day in the West End, one recently adopted German Shepherd is still sniffing out his surroundings. His new dad works for ...

East Bay dog trainers face animal-cruelty charges  TheReporter.Com

The owner of an East Contra Costa County dog training facility — which also has a facility in Woodland — along with another trainer have been charged with ...

Speedway animal rescue taking in dogs during arctic blast  WTHR

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - "I'm begging you for these animals in the state of Indiana, please speak up." Joan Brown spoke up 13 years ago and she still is, for the ...

Elsie Ann Michael  Davis Enterprise

Aug. 26, 1922 — Nov. 8, 2018. Elsie Michael, 96, passed away on Nov. 8, 2018, at the University Retirement Community in Davis. Elsie was born in Farrell, ...

Adopting a Purebred Dog? Start Your Search with Breed Rescues  The Bark

In all her years of rescue work, the one dog Carolyn Janak will never forget is Spade, a Giant Schnauzer who'd been kept in a small crate for up to 21 hours a ...

14 dogs with 5 specialties have helped look for missing South...  Grand Forks Herald

ROCKERVILLE, S.D. — By the end of the weekend, 14 dogs with five different specialties will have searched for the girl who ran away from a residential youth ...

5 dogs that look like German shepherds  BellaDOG Magazine

Dogs! These four-pawed creatures are undoubtedly the most loved pets of all time. Their goofiness, unconditional love, loyalty, agility, and intelligence is what ...

USPS is honoring military dogs with a 2019 stamp collection  CNN

USPS announced in a statement that one of their 2019 forever stamp collections will honor the "nation's brave and loyal military working dogs."

Organization helps dog who lost leg after being struck by car  KCTV Kansas City

Missouri German Shepherd Rescue is helping a dog who lost a leg after being struck by a car.

Drinking, Donations and Dogs Included Among Events This Weekend Around Tysons  Tysons Reporter

There's been no shortage of places to donate blood, but Caboose Commons in Mosaic is offering a unique spin on the usual blood drive. From Jan. 20-26, if ...

My haven, Peter Egan: The Downton Abbey actor, 72, in the living room of his home in Surrey  Daily Mail

Peter Egan, 72, shared the items of personal significance inside the living room of this home in Surrey. He and his wife Myra Frances have lived in the property ...

Inside Maria Menounos' Festive Holiday Party — for Dogs!

The animal lover hosted a fundraiser for Westside German Shepherd Rescue over the weekend.

165 neglected German Shepherds rescued from central Georgia property  WSB Atlanta

More than 165 German Shepherds, neglected and living in filthy conditions in central Georgia, are now in need of new homes. The Atlanta Humane Society ...

Maryland shelter takes in 38 German shepherds from Georgia hoarder  Baltimore Sun

A Maryland animal shelter is taking in 38 German shepherds rescued from Georgia, according to its Facebook page.

More than 400 German Shepherds rescued over the weekend in need of homes  WSB Atlanta

Belinda Powell, the woman who owned the dogs, started out as a breeder. She has been arrested and charged with animal cruelty.

Missing pensioner's dog found near Arran car park  BBC News

Police have found a dog belonging to a vulnerable pensioner who went missing from his holiday home on Arran. Stewart Leask, 70, was last seen by his wife at ...

USPS Honoring Military Service Dogs with Stamp Collection  Our Community Now at Virginia

The USPS has made its fair share of creative "Forever Stamps," but these are by far the cutest.

Charity calendar success for police dog unit | Huntingdon and St Neots News - The Hunts Post  Hunts Post

Thousands of pounds have been raised for two animal charities following the sale of calendars that featured the dogs from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire ...

Fulshear police captain's German Shepherd rescues 10-year-old mutt from coyotes  Houston Chronicle

A Fulshear police officer is warning nearby residents of coyotes after his dog survived a surprise attack earlier this week. Three coyotes scaled Fulshear Police ...

Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando helps rescue abused German shepherds from GA  WFTV Orlando

9 Family Connection's partner, the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, helped rescue 21 German shepherds Tuesday that were victims of an abusive ...

Brandywine Valley SPCA rescues 16 German shepherds from Georgia  Daily Local News

WEST GOSHEN — Sixteen new Chester County residents arrived during the middle of the night.

Meet Major! The rescue dog is the newest member of the Biden family  USA TODAY

Former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, brought home a striking new member of the household, a black and white German shepherd.

'You get to be a puppy forever:' Whatcom Co. rescue creates bucket list for dying puppy  KOMO News

Logan is an 8-week-old German Shepherd puppy and he gets to stay a puppy his whole life. "He has three things wrong with his heart that have no fix," his foster ...

Sit, Stay, Stamp: USPS Is Releasing a Stamp Collection to Honor Military Dogs  PureWow

The USPS announced it will honor military working dogs with a new collection of stamps featuring common breeds that serve in the armed forces.

Charleston Animal Society rescues 10 German Shepherds from Georgia  Live 5 News WCSC

The Charleston Animal Society was called to rural eastern Georgia to assist in a large scale cruelty operation on Saturday. CAS was contacted by the Humane ...

Maryland Shelter Rescues German Shepherds Living In Deplorable Conditions, Covered In Feces  CBS Baltimore

MT. AIRY, Md. (WJZ) — Hundreds of German Shepherds were rescued from a hoarder in Georgia, and a lot of them were sent to a Mount Airy Rescue Center ...

Hundreds of German shepherds to be rescued from Georgia puppy mill - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

For six years, those who lived and worked around a puppy mill where dogs are living in horrible conditions kept reporting their concerns and asking someone to ...

Greene County rescues aid 'extremely neglected' dogs from GA breeder  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Animal rescue groups across the region are now caring for hundreds of German Shepherds after they were pulled from a puppy mill style operation in Central ...

'Found in poop, beat with a shovel': Md. shelter rescues dogs in extreme hoarding case  WSET

CLARKSBURG, Md. (ABC7) - Hundreds of German Shepherds were rescued from a hoarder in Georgia, and are now being cared for by a Maryland shelter who ...

Hundreds of German shepherds rescued from Georgia properties  Tuscaloosa News

ATLANTA — Animal rescue groups across Georgia are caring for hundreds of German shepherds saved last weekend. Investigators found around 450 dogs at ...

Help The German Shepherds Rescued From Georgia Breeder  CBS Baltimore

MOUNTY AIRY, Md. (WJZ) — Twelve of the German Shepherds rescued from “deplorable” conditions inside a Georgia breeder's home have arrived in Maryland ...

Pet Parade: German Shepherd Resource And Rescue Center  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — Three dogs up for adoption through the German Shepherd Resource and Rescue Center were featured on the Pet Parade Sunday morning.

German Shepherds rescued in Georgia find home in Marathon County  WAOW

MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) — Hundreds of German Shepherds were rescued from a suspected puppy mill in Georgia, and Crossroads K9 Rescue in ...

16 To The Rescue: Max  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Max is a 1-year-old German Shepherd with Char-Wills German Shepherd Rescue in New Ringgold.

Hillsborough County Neighbors work to reunite lost dog after fatal fire JJ Burton 1:53 PM  ABC Action News

UPDATE | He was returned home. TAMPA, Fla. — Residents at a Tampa apartment complex are searching for the owner of a dog found after a fatal fire Saturday ...

Biden adopts German shepherd named Major  CNN

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a new four-legged addition to his family: a German shepherd named Major.

PHOTOS: Nassau Humane Society rescues German Shepherds found in 'extremely neglectful conditions' WTLV-WJXX

Jacki McDonald, Executive Director with the Nassau Humane Society, told First Coast News they are taking some dogs back to their shelter on Amelia Island ...

Rescue group seeking homes for German shepherd dogs | News, Sports, Jobs  Gloversville Leader-Herald

SMITHTOWN — The Guardians of Rescue are heading up the rescue of the hundreds of German shepherds living in horrible conditions at a puppy mill in ...

German shepherd smells gas, saves Long Neck family  The News Journal

Greta, a 5-year-old German shepherd smelled propane and woke up her owners, potentially saving their lives.

165 German Shepherds found living in 'extremely neglectful conditions' WXIA

Authorities have arrested one person after they say more than 150 German Shepherds were found living in neglectful condition on a Candler County property, ...

Animal rescuer: Properties where 300 German Shepherds lived in neglect were like 'third-world country' WXIA

A woman was arrested for allegedly running an illegal breeding operation to sell German Shepherds. Authorities arrested Angela Powell who is accused of ...

NHSPCA Needs Public's Help Caring for 36 German Shepherds Neglected by Owner  NECN

A group of 36 German Shepherds in New Hampshire are in desperate need of the public's help this holiday season. The NHSPCA has depleted most of its ...

A Humane World  HSUS News

For dogs bred in puppy mills, there are no good days. They are crammed into small spaces, often denied basic needs like food and water and veterinary care, ...

Fifty-four German Shepherds Ready for Adoption in Somerset County After Animal Cruelty Case  WBOC TV 16

SOMERSET COUNTY, Md.- Fifty-four German Shepherds will be ready for adoption next week after being rescued from unsanitary conditions at a breeder's ...

Injured German Shepherd amasses online following, finds perfect forever home

Last month, Cabi, a 14-month-old German Shepherd, was struck by a train and abandoned by her owner. On Saturday she completed her recovery and found an ...

Vegas Shepherd Rescue | 10/17/18  KTNV Las Vegas

RideNow Powersports Vegas hosts the Inaugural Desert Rose Sand Show to benefit Vegas Shepherd Rescue.

165 German shepherds rescued from ‘deplorable conditions,’ deputies say  WYFF4 Greenville

Dozens of German shepherds were rescued last week from conditions officials described as deplorable.

Police K9 unit dogs demonstrate skills in Cape Coral  Wink News

The life of a police dog may be quite a mystery to most individuals. Many of these dogs were once abandoned and left without hope. Some people got the ...

Maria Menounos and Rally Health to Host Dog Walk at Griffith Park in Los Angeles to Promote Healthy Living and the Benefits of Pet Ownership  Business Wire

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TV/radio personality Maria Menounos and digital health company Rally HealthSM are teaming up with Westside German ...

NHSPCA seeks donations to care for 36 German shepherds amid animal cruelty case  WMUR Manchester

The NHSPCA is seeking the public's help to cover the costs of caring for three dozen German shepherds that have been at the shelter for nearly a year because ...

21 German shepherds rescued from hoarding situation need your help  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Nearly two dozen German shepherds are recovering at the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando after being rescued from a hoarding situation, but shelter staff ...

14 dogs with 5 specialties have helped look for missing SD girl  Bismarck Tribune

ROCKERVILLE, S.D. — By the end of the weekend, 14 dogs with five different specialties will have searched for the girl who ran away from a residential youth ...

Spaying and neutering, even for skunks and other small critters, extends animal lives and enhances health  Quad City Times

While a technician trimmed her toenails, Guinevere lay limp on a table, sleeping soundly throughout the procedure without a twitch or movement, perhaps for the ...

German shepherd mix killed while participating in Ohio prison program, non-profit group claims  CBS News

Many animal rescue organizations successfully partner with prisons, allowing inmates to train, or simply spend time, with animals on a regular basis. An Ohio ...

165 German Shepherds in Candler County  CBS46 News Atlanta

The Atlanta Humane Society's Animal Cruelty Unit responded on Thursday, January 3, to a neglect case involving approximately 165 German Shepherds.

Dogs Looking For Forever Homes - Adoption Event Saturday at PetSm

Muttley Crew German Shepherd Rescue is holding an adoption event at the Texarkana Petsmart this Saturday, June 2 from 10 AM to 3:30 PM.

Wise County man helps relocate dogs from storm's path  Bristol Herald Courier

Road weary and sleep deprived, Wise County's Chris Haverly drove hundreds of miles Thursday to help relocate German shepherd dogs from the path of ...

Hero German Shepherd Rescues Family from Gas Leak  Breitbart News

A German Shepherd rescue earned praise for being a very good dog after she alerted her owners to a potentially fatal propane gas leak.

Happy German shepherd Sashi loves being at the center of it all  OCRegister

Breed: German shepherd. Age: 4 years. Gender: Female. Sashi's story: Sashi is a happy girl who loves to make friends and be the center of attention. A little of ...

Rescue Me: Emaciated, neglected German shepherd found on roadside  The Fayetteville Observer

Our Rescue Me series features pet rescue and foster stories from our readers. Each week, we bring you a story about an animal fostered or adopted from a ...

Shelter caring for 36 German shepherds in animal cruelty case in need of donations  WMUR Manchester

An animal shelter that's caring for 36 rescued German shepherds needs donations. Last December, three dozen German shepherds were killed in two separate ...

Help Rescue Or Foster Animals Displaced By Florence  CBS Baltimore

MOUNT AIRY, Md. (WJZ) — As water rescues continue for people trapped in flooded neighborhoods in the Carolinas after Florence's fury, several animals that ...

You Know You're From...Kronenwetter: Crossroads K9 Rescue  WSAW

From California to Mississippi, Texas and beyond, Crossroads K9 rescue is making a difference, giving dogs a new lease on life.

93-Year-Old Veteran Becomes Hero Again By Adopting 13-Year-Old Dog  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. (CBSDFW.COM) – A 93-year-old Navy veteran has once again become a hero. This time to a 13-year-old dog that was facing ...

VIDEO: Southern California firefighters help German shepherd down cliff  KGO-TV

Orange County firefighters took on a daring dog rescue to save a German shepherd stuck on a cliff in Dana Point.

38 dogs rescued from puppy mill recovering in Tennessee  WKRN News 2

The Atlanta Humane Society rescued hundreds of dogs from a Georgia backyard-breeder's properties in Montgomery and Candler counties, found in what they ...

WATCH: Rescued German Shepherds arrive in Nassau County WTLV-WJXX

Five rescued German Shepherds arrived at Amelia Island Sunday as part of a huge rescue effort by the Nassau Humane Society.

Ariel Winter Makes Friends at the Animal Shelter  The New York Times

The young star of “Modern Family” volunteers at the Animal Haven in Lower Manhattan. And tries not to adopt another dog.

Take a look at this: Volunteers make bucket list for dying puppy  FOX 59 Indianapolis

Check out these viral stories in today's “Take a look at this!” A Washington animal rescue is making what little time a puppy has left count. The weeks old German ...

Washington rescue creates bucket list for dying puppy  KHQ Right Now

FERNDALE, WA - Meet Logan! He is an 8-week-old German Shepherd puppy that will always be a puppy his entire life.

Camp Fire Survivor Reunites With Dog That Saved Him  NBC Bay Area

A Butte County man who lost his home in the Camp Fire came close to losing his beloved dog too. But on Tuesday, the two were reunited.

Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue presents Jingle Bell Bark and Brew  CultureMap Houston

The Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue's annual Jingle Bell Bark & Brew fundraising and adoption event will celebrate their 10th anniversary.

Joe Biden's new BFF? A rescue dog named Major  CNN

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Wags to Riches Benefit for Dog Rescue Group  Livermore Independent

Celebrate the “Year of the Dog” at the annual “Wags to Riches” fundraising event taking place in Livermore at the Shrine Event Center on October 6, 2018.

'A puppy forever': Washington rescue creates bucket list for dying puppy  WJLA

FERNDALE, Wash. (KOMO) — Logan is an 8-week-old German Shepherd puppy and he gets to stay a puppy his whole life. "He has three things wrong with his ...

NHSPCA seeks help caring for 36 neglected German Shepherds  WGME

STRATHAM, NNH (WGME) -- Officials in New Hampshire are asking for your help to care for dogs in need. The Society of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is ...

Police detective demoted after dropping his retired K-9 at an animal shelter  USA TODAY

JACKSON, Miss. — The chief of police here is checking on the whereabouts of all the force's retired police dogs after one of his department's dog handlers ...

Caesar the German Shepherd loses battle with cancer after surviving abuse  KCTV Kansas City

Caesar, a German Shepherd who was recovering after nearly freezing to death, has lost his battle with cancer and died.

German shepherds rescued from "hoarding situation" in an Oxford home

Around a dozen German shepherds were found in a home last weekend in Oxford, some of the dogs were turned over to a rescue facility in Indianapolis.

5 German Shepherds rescued from cycle of abuse, hoarding WTLV-WJXX

The Nassau Humane Society returned to Amelia Island on Sunday after rescuing a group of German Shepherds living in "extremely neglectful conditions" in ...

Officers round up German shepherds that 'terrorized' town  KIRO Seattle

A pack of German shepherds that Mossyrock residents said terrorized their small community are now in the hands of Lewis County Animal Control.

Central California SPCA euthanizes wrong dog  KMPH Fox 26

FRESNO, Calif. (FOX26) -- A woman who rescues German Shepherds says the Central California SPCA euthanized the wrong dog.The dog was put down ...

Group leading rescue efforts for dogs in Montgomery County looking for donations  WSAV-TV

The investigation into what some say is a puppy mill in Candler and Montgomery counties continues. Since News 3 released the story rescue efforts on both ...

Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue's adorable adoptables  WJLA

Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue is making a world of difference for the lives of German shepherds. In less than two years since launching, the organization has ...

Staying Connected With Her Dogs, Even While At Work  Hartford Courant

“Callie, come here,” says Samantha Cohen of Vernon. Her 3-year-old German Shepherd rescue dog wanders over and Cohen tosses her a treat — using an ...

After 40 German shepherds seized, breeder defends conditions in Somerset  Delmarva Daily Times

Animal control officials seized 40 German shepherds from a breeder on Wednesday after a complaint was made about the health and conditions of the dogs.


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