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A Second Chance for Seven Puppies

A sweet and very pregnant dog finds rescue and a second chance for her and her pups.


Lifesaving Care for Benny

Benny was badly injured. But a lifesaving surgery helped him walk again and find a happy new home.

A large black dog with his tongue hanging out


Loki and Stew - a Special Bond

How a difficult dog found his perfect family and made a difference for a veteran.

An orange and white kitten


Chevy the Kitten

A little kitten who who overcame life-threatening injuries and found a loving home.

A black and white cat, sleeping on a colorful rug


How a barn cat made a difference for Joey

How a feisty barn cat helped Joey through cancer treatments and became a loving friend along the way.

A small black and white dog laying in a bed.


Shelter for Six Senior Dogs

Six senior dogs find shelter, medical care, and a second chance for the holidays.

A black and white dog with his mouth open, laying on a green and black blanket


A Holiday Rescue for 18 Dogs

Eighteen dogs find their second chance for a happy home - just in time for the holidays.

Three black and white kittens with green, white, and red collars


Don't be a Kit-Napper!

How and when should kittens be brought to the shelter? It's less often than you think.