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Women out on walk rescue injured bald eagle lying in ditch (PHOTOS)

We love all animal rescues at DogHeirs whether the animals have fur or feathers. Denise Collins shared her recent rescue story with DogHeirs, which involved a bald eagle! Denise and her cousin were out for a walk near Cremona in Alberta on Tuesday March 24, 2015 when they came across a hurt immature bald eagle lying in a ditch. "Without a second thought we sprung into action and managed to get my sweater over its...
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Every Life Holds Value

Coastal GSR might be a shepherd rescue, but they are known for taking in mixes and just about any breed you can think of that needs to be saved. No life is less valuable and if they can help, they do.     Coastal German Shepherd Rescue OC Facebook Instagram Twitter
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Newest Articles

After losing his beloved dog, he had no idea it would lead to this

This is a very inspirational story of new beginnings. It begins on a sad note, after a man on Imgur explains that after the loss of his best friend, he chose to begin fostering dogs who were down on their luck as a way to deal with his grief.  ----- "This story begins with the death of my best friend. This is me and him on Black Friday of 2013. 6 months later he'd leave...
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Women out on walk rescue injured bald eagle lying in ditch (PHOTOS)

We love all animal rescues at DogHeirs whether the animals have fur or feathers. Denise Collins shared her recent rescue story with DogHeirs, which involved a bald eagle! Denise and her cousin were out for a walk near Cremona in Alberta on Tuesday March 24, 2015 when they came across a hurt immature bald eagle lying in a ditch. "Without a second thought we sprung into action and managed to get my sweater over its...
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Abused Dog With Severed Leg Learns To Run Again (Extended Version)

When Eldad Hagar from Hope For Paws received an emergency call to rescue Jordan, the puppy had been in an LA canal for 2 days after being cruelly tortured and thrown 30 feet down into the LA river. Jordan could barely handle Eldad's touch he was in so much pain. His hind leg had been severed, he was suffering mange and was starving. Jordan's will to live kept him going and as the days progressed,...
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Dog stranded 5 days on ice rescued by news crew (VIDEO)

A freezing dog has been reunited with her owners after nearly a week stranded on a frozen lake! The young black Labrador named Kimberly ran away from her home in Lorain, Ohio and ended up 18 miles (30 km) away on Lake Erie. After an unsuccessful attempst by firefighters and the Coast Guard to rescue her due to poor weather conditions, a crew from WKYC hired an airboat to take them out onto the lake...
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Rescued dogs are family: The Story of Oggy

First off, Oggy is a girl, and yes, it is a rather strange name for a female dog I guess, but explanation for that later   I found her one day by the side of the street, 8 months ago, having been left by someone, which is unfortunately something that happens way to often in Bosnia, where all of this happened. Anyways, she was no more than 30 days old at the time, I took...
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Dad spends night at shelter to adopt homeless dog his son gave his heart to

What this dad did so his son could get a shelter dog is so wonderful! Robert Lucas brought his 5-year-old son to Spotsylvania Animal Shelter to pick out the dog he wanted. His son picked out a homeless dog named Gibbs and had his heart set on getting him. No other dog would do. But Gibbs was not yet up for adoption and when Robert asked the staff at the shelter they told him there...
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Rescuers work to save puppy stuck in exhaust pipe

A puppy got himself in a precarious position when he got stuck in an exhaust pipe in Thailand. A team of rescuers began the delicate operation to safely remove the pup from the pipe. It took around 40 minutes in total to cut him free. The last step was soaping his head so it would safely slip through the narrow hole. It's not known how he came to be stuck in the pipe in the...
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Six puppies thrown in trash and raised by prisoners find loving homes

Six puppies are on their ways to forever homes after nearly two months in jail. Actually, their time in prison saved their lives.  In January, the puppies were thrown into a  frozen garbage bin when they were just a week old. They were found quite close to the animal shelter in Sioux Falls, MD. Thankfully, they were rescued in time. But they needed 24 hour care and to be bottlefed by hand. The puppies were...
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Detroit Police officer spends her days off saving homeless dogs

741. That's the number of dogs Lori Briggs, a Detroit police officer, has rescued from the streets. Lori has been a Detroit police officer for 22 years and when she's not working on a crime scene as part of the forensics unit, she's working on her days off to help stray and abandoned dogs throughout the city. Every time she drives by a vacant home she wonders what dog may be inside, she told WXYZ...
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Police officers rescue small dog from abuser and pay for his emergency surgery

Not only did these police officers arrest a 29-year-old man after he allegedly beat his dog, they went a step further and rescued the dog and paid for his life-saving surgery. The Spanish police officers in the city of Alicante arrived at the dog's home after receiving a call from concerned neighbors who said they had heard a dog that would not stop screaming. When they arrived, police saw a young man on the building's...
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