New Hampshire has become the second state in the nation after Delaware to achieve "no-kill" status at its animal shelters.
Rusty the dog has spent 400+ days at the Humane Society of Central Texas. His latest adoption lasted less than a day, and he was back at the shelter.
"Scams such as these are common on the internet and difficult (if not impossible) to find the perpetrator since they often change cellphones frequently," police said.
High school special education teacher Christine Biegler is responsible for a “foster fail,” and that’s good news for the cat that Biegler and …
Animal shelters are beginning to see an increase in pets that have become homeless after their owners died during the coronavirus pandemic.
Animal shelters across the United States are making the hard decision to close their doors to the public because of the coronavirus pandemic.
On Sunday, officials with the Porter County Animal Shelter announced the shelter will be closed to the public through March 30.
A 12-year-old boy left his puppy outside a shelter with a stuffed animal and a touching note: He wanted to spare him the wrath of his abusive father.
Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Derrick Nnadi paid for the adoption fees for every dog at KC Pet Project, an animal shelter in Kansas City, Missouri.
Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton, Florida, is featuring the faces of shelter dogs in need of homes on its beer cans in an effort to find them families.
MUNSTER — While shoppers will soon be walking out of retail stores with arms full of bags, one animal rescue is offering a chance to bring hom…
Kayla Denney has devoted her career to saving every dog’s life that she can, and for that she's being awarded Petco's 2019 National "Unsung Hero" Award.
CHICAGO — Cook County officials hope an $8 million grant program will increase the number of local animal shelters.
CROWN POINT — Over the years, singer Sarah McLachlan has become the voice for helpless animals via a commercial for the ASPCA.
CROWN POINT — On a normal day, the Lake County Sheriff's Animal Adoption Center would need three washers to keep up with all the laundry.
TINLEY PARK, Ill. — An animal shelter in south suburban Chicago has halted dog adoptions amid a pneumonia outbreak that's killed at least eight dogs.
VALPARAISO — Euthanizations of animals dropped by about 86% and adoptions are slightly up at the Porter County Animal shelter so far this year.
GRIFFITH — Sandi Litke doesn’t go on vacation — well, not really.
MICHIGAN CITY — On Friday morning, an animal shelter volunteer saw someone unload a box from their truck, jump back in the vehicle and speed away.
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area have rescued a 6-week-old kitten from a storm drain.
Different councils and different rescue organisations can have different rules about how long they can keep animals.