Tag Archives: rescue dogs

Abused Dog Becomes Companion for Autistic Kids and the Homeless


Written by: Phil Monahan

Hooch’s life is not easy, but he still loves to help others.
Photo courtesy Zach Skow, via wtop.com

Yesterday, we posted a photo essay about a woman who refused to give up on a puppy that had the odds stacked against it. Here’s another tale of a person giving a dog a second chance. . .

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Classic Video: How to Take Better Dog Photos, for Adoption or Otherwise, with Seth Casteel


Written by: Phil Monahan

Photographer Seth Casteel offers up some of his tricks. . .and the results are impressive.

Photographer Seth Casteel burst onto the scene back in 2012 when his series of “Underwater Dogs” photos went viral. Casteel has used his newfound fame to promote dog rescue and . . .

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Dog Dumped At Shelter Because Of His Skin Condition Finds a Forever Home


Written by: Phil Monahan

Oso’s foster mom is getting him ready to go to his new forever home.
Photo via thedod.com

Just before the Fourth of July, a family dumped their dog, Oso, at a Southern California shelter because they didn’t want to deal with his skin problems–caused by  alopecia and. . .

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The Wonderful Life of a Former Slaughterhouse Dog


Written by: Phil Monahan

The woman who rescued Tiger saved his life, and then she made sure that life would be happy.
Photo via The Dodo

As the annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival goes on in Yulin, China–click here to help stop it–let’s focus instead on a wonderful story about a dog who was rescued from such a horrible fate and now. . .

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