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Detroit teen help save Pit Bull on rescue group ride along (VIDEO)

Mikey has taken Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue's mantra to heart - "Don't bully the breed". The 16-year-old has become part of the rescue group's efforts in saving Pit bulls living on the streets of Detroit.  This video was filmed just a few days ago by Tom McPhee, who tagged along with Mikey and the rescue group and shared the video with DogHeirs. As executive director of World Animal Awareness Society, Tom's group works to help...
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Forever's a Long Time, But Far From Enough Time (VIDEO)

Lady Bird has come so far since her rescue. Never having been socialized, everything was new to this very young girl and she was quite fearful, especially of fast moving objects. Having been through basic obedience and socialized with different people, she is now starting to gain confidence and showing improvement every day. She knows her basic commands and walks well on a leash. Lady Bird is a young, gorgeous girl who is looking for...
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Detroit teen help save Pit Bull on rescue group ride along (VIDEO)

Mikey has taken Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue's mantra to heart - "Don't bully the breed". The 16-year-old has become part of the rescue group's efforts in saving Pit bulls living on the streets of Detroit.  This video was filmed just a few days ago by Tom McPhee, who tagged along with Mikey and the rescue group and shared the video with DogHeirs. As executive director of World Animal Awareness Society, Tom's group works to help...
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Couple save injured baby fox (VIDEO)

Beau Ouimette and his wife were out looking for gems when they discovered a baby fox in distress. The fox was severely dehydrated, weak and had a bloody wound to it's neck. It was abandoned and alone. Fortunately, Beau's wife is a veterinarian and they were both up-to-date on their rabies vaccinations when they decided to rescue the fox. The second video below shows the baby fox a few days after its rescue! The couple...
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Weimaraner who survived by eating twigs and rocks rescued just in time

Alex was found severely emaciated. Photo: Southern Animal Foundation/Facebook Alex was so severely emaciated that when his rescuer saw a photo of him she was stunned he was still alive. The Weimaraner was picked up on the streets of New Orleans and was taken to Vermillion Parish's Rabies Animal Control weighing just 43 pounds. A photo they posted on Facebook caught the eye of Deanna Theis, assistant director of the Southern Animal Foundation. She knew...
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Heartwarming rescue of dog found wandering street with bleeding paws (VIDEO)

Zoro's paws were bleeding from the hot streets when he was found by a couple out celebrating their wedding anniversary. They took the dog home and did everything they could to find his owners. Weeks passed and they fell in love with him, but they knew he had been loved by someone. They continued to look and one day they spotted an ad on Craigslist. This is an amazing story of people with their hearts...
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Pit Bull rescued after family left him behind when their home burned down (VIDEO)

After their house burnt down, Popeye's family simply left him behind. Weeks went by and the Pit Bull had to fend for himself. But wait until you see what he did when Eldad Hagar of Hope For Paws offered him a cheeseburger. Popeye has to be one of the politest dogs I've seen Eldad rescue! Popeye is now with Its The Pits to get ready to be adopted!
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Overlooked shelter dog has amazing transformation (VIDEO)

Jimmy was brought to a shelter in Macon, Georgia. He was feral, scared of people and had never been trained. He was so scared he didn't want to leave his cage. When Macon Animal Control had a Pardon Week to make space in the shelter, it looked like Jimmy was not going to be one of the lucky ones to make it out. But Andy Mathis didn't want to leave the timid dog to die....
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Two homeless dogs saved from junkyard (VIDEO)

Eldad Hagar with Hope for Paws received a call about two stray dogs living in a junkyard. The two dirty, grey dogs were nervous when approached. But with the experienced handling of their rescuers, the two dogs, now named Elmer and Elsie, have been cleaned up (they're white Malteses!) and are up for adoption with Maltese Rescue California.
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10 inspiring dog rescues (VIDEO)

Stuck in an icy lake, stranded in a flooding river, or caught on the edge of a water fall, these 10 dogs all found themselves in dangerous, life-threatening situations until these amazing people came to the rescue!  
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Dog discovered to be allergic to people gets a helping hand

When Lucky Dog Retreat Rescue saw a tiny black Labrador Retriever at their local shelter in Indianapolis, Indiana, they figured they would be able to help him. It looked like the dog, who they named Adam, had flea dermatitis. With regular medicinal bathing, proper nutrition and a stress-free environment, the rescue though Adam would be on the road to recovery.  Or so they thought! While they were nursing him back to health, they got a...
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The day they entered the shelter was the best day of this dog's life (VIDEO)

Like so many dogs in animal shelters, Suzy is waiting to be adopted. This video's message is a simple one - please adopt! Suzy was lucky on her adoption day... she has been adopted!  
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