Boy finds new best friend in service dog funded by community
A boy suffering from a disease that afflicts his muscles, lost his service dog; seeing the boy’s plight, a classmate started a drive to raise the funds for a replacement.
Best dog pictures of 2013
Gallery: A look back at the unforgettable images and events that made a huge impression on our readers in 2013. How many of these stories do you remember?
Newborn Shih Tzu puppy is adopted by Siamese cat
When newborn Shih Tzu puppy Hope was rejected by her mother, Diamond, owners David Cohen and his partner, Paula Ball, had to find a creative solution for their now motherless pup. Luckily the Huyton, England couple had another new mom at home to turn to — Ball’s Siamese cat, Coco. Coco had given birth to […]
One year later, Hope is thriving in a happy home
Dogtime.com first told you about Hope in July 2012, just days after the Pug mix was found wandering in Weatherford, Texas, her mouth cruelly bound shut with electrical tape. Hope’s face was swollen, and her distended tongue hung between her teeth. Hope’s facial injuries were so severe because of the torture she endured that more […]
Dog named Hope is adopted
According to Yahoo News, a dog that was found with her mouth taped shut in Weatherford, Texas, has been adopted. Kit and Charlie Moncrief will adopt the pooch named Hope. Ironically, the dog was first spotted wandering on the Moncrief’s property before she was rescued. “I have known the Moncrief family for many, many years […]
Abused dog found with mouth taped shut is recovering
When Melanie Labreke spotted a young dog in distress Monday morning near Weatherford, Texas, she didn’t hesitate to act. “She walked by me and she just looked up at me like, ‘Help me,” Labreke explained to NBC 5 News Dallas-Fort Worth. Labreke noticed right away that something was wrong with the young Pug mix. She […]