animal rescue stories

  • Gulf Coast Cocker Spaniel Rescue

    Gulf Coast Cocker Spaniel Rescue

    DogTime is thrilled to support Gulf Coast Cocker Spaniel Rescue, recipient of a DogTime Media donation as chosen by Petties winner Carol Bryant. How did your organization get started?In June 2010, three individuals who had previously volunteered for other rescue organizations joined forces to found GCCSR. We did so with a commitment to the training/rehabilitation […]

  • Safe Haven for Animals rescue

    Safe Haven for Animals rescue

    DogTime and CatTime are thrilled to support Safe Haven for Animals, recipient of a DogTime Media donation as chosen by Petties winner Kate Benjamin. How did your organization get started?The story of Safe Haven for Animals, Inc. began in 2004, when a small group of dedicated animal lovers decided to try to make a dent […]

  • Camp Cocker Rescue

    Camp Cocker Rescue

    DogTime is thrilled to support Camp Cocker Rescue, recipient of a DogTime Media donation as chosen by Petties winner, Carol Bryant. How did your organization get started?Founder, Cathy Stanley, was inspired to start a rescue group after returning from volunteering with animal rescue efforts after Hurricane Katrina. We were inspired to focus on Cocker Rescue […]

  • All About Animals rescue organization

    All About Animals rescue organization

    DogTime and CatTime are thrilled to support All About Animals, recipient of a DogTime Media donation as chosen by Petties winner Kate Benjamin. How did your organization get started?We began in October 2010 as a group of animal lovers that wanted to make a difference in Maricopa County. Our motto is “Compassion In Action.” What […]

  • Tuesdays with stories: hope for shelter dogs

    Tuesdays with stories: hope for shelter dogs

    Dispatch from the Santa Fe Humane Society, February 8, 2011 At a municipal animal facility, sometimes a simple story of hope can be hard to come by. I’m counting on this first Shelter Dispatch of 2011 to turn into just that, though for the moment, it’s only achy observation on a snowy Tuesday night… This […]

  • Farm Sanctuary supports bill to ban factory farming abuse

    Farm Sanctuary supports bill to ban factory farming abuse

    By Michele C. Hollow, Pet News and Views Farm Sanctuary, the nation’s leading farm animal protection organization, supports the introduction of a bipartisan state bill that would prevent some of the most cruel and inhumane confinement of farm animals in Massachusetts. The bill, named the Massachusetts Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act, introduced by Rep. […]

  • Rescue me! Your pet rescue donation resource

    Rescue me! Your pet rescue donation resource

    All over our country, there are rescue shelters who need our help to continue their efforts to house homeless pets and give them a chance for a future filled with love.

  • Louisville’s Animal Care Society gets pet rescue right

    Louisville’s Animal Care Society gets pet rescue right

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  • Homeward Bound Pet Rescue

    Homeward Bound Pet Rescue

    Dogtime salutes Georgia’s Homeward Bound Pet Rescue of Gilmer County. How did your organization get started?Our organization started 10 years ago with three women and $250.00 in a bank account. It started by them just fostering strays and has grown into us having a shelter and finding homes for about 500 animals a year. What […]

  • Baseball legend Tony La Russa’s true passion: animal rescue

    Baseball legend Tony La Russa’s true passion: animal rescue

    When the time comes to memorialize Tony La Russa, they’ll say he’s one of the greats. He leads a team of talented professionals — some of the best around — and to many, he’s a hero. I just hope that history won’t forget his contributions to the world of baseball as well. You see, Tony […]

  • S.A.F.E. Animal Haven

    S.A.F.E. Animal Haven

    Dogtime salutes North Carolina’s S.A.F.E. Animal Haven. How did your organization get started? S.A.F.E. Animal Haven started about five years ago when a group of friends who had met through rescue efforts joined forces and had the same vision for the plight of homeless animals. Many of us were involved in other rescues or trying […]

  • Heart and soul, fur and feathers for this animal rescue organization

    Heart and soul, fur and feathers for this animal rescue organization

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  • A home for hard luck dogs and cats

    A home for hard luck dogs and cats

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  • A home for disabled animals and a story of Faith

    A home for disabled animals and a story of Faith

    Dogtime’s Road to Rescue program salutes Georgia’s Hightower Farm and Animal Sanctuary. How did your organization get started? I started bringing home lost and injured animals when I was just a child. In 2002 my husband and I purchased 4 acres just outside of Atlanta so we could have more space for our growing menagerie. […]