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Saving Pets in Flood-Ravaged Louisiana

Thanks to your donations to our Disaster Fund, we’ve been rushing donations to shelters and rescue groups working to save pets from the historic flooding that devastated Louisiana on August 13, 2016. Purrs of Hope Rescue We sent a $1,000 grant to Purrs of Hope Rescue in Hammond, La. “We took in 41 cats from Tangi Humane Society, a local...
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Success Story: Angels Among Us Pet Rescue

Bravery, a 2-year-old hound mix, was named because of his happy disposition despite the fact that his hind leg had been mangled. We heard he was caught in a bush but it sure looks like it was caught in a trap. Someone tried to bandage what was left of his leg but they didn't take him to a vet. ...
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Success Story: Karma Cat + Zen Dog Rescue Society

In May 2016, 86 animals were found living in deplorable conditions in a condo in West New York, NJ. All the animals were housed in one room, most of them in cages. Well, surely it must have been a large room? No. The room was approximately 81 square feet. That is roughly equivalent to three queen-si...
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Success Story: Bark And Roll Rescue Companions

Sebastian (first two photos) was found broken, scared and severely matted after the floods. He had an upper respiratory infection that required several rounds of antibiotics, as well as some abrasions. Due to the generosity of the disaster relief grant, we were able to quickly treat his infections a...
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Success Story: The Animal Shelter of Texas County

In mid-May, an off-duty police officer spotted something on the side of a busy highway. Thinking a fox had been killed, he stopped to move the carcass off the road. Upon approach, the animal lifted its head and tried to move toward him. He realized it was a young collie puppy and wrapped her in a bl...
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