Lina has spent her entire life living in a garbage dumping ground. She was dumped there as a baby, she´s been alone all her life. Keeping away from the bigger dogs, being friendly to people that would occasionally feed her. This morning one of those people noticed she was laying unable to move, in obvious pain. This morning, for
I´m writing this with a mix of worry and at the same time with tremendous hope. It´s been 50 days since we rescued Amy. Two months during which she has been transformed. She arrived to us a completely broken dog, with two open fractures, infected bones, lungs and peppered with bullets. During this time she has gone
This is going to be hard to watch. Hard, not because of any graphic images, but because of the reason behind Rocky´s indescribable pain. Rocky has spent his entire life in the darkest pit of a puppy mill. He has lived in solitude, with barely any human or animal interaction. Forced to mate, to produce
She was just a little kitty… a tiny kitty chasing little lizards in a public park. She wasn´t hurting anyone. All of a sudden, it must have felt like her head exploded. The youngsters sitting at the bench nearby threw stones at her, one of those stones hit her right on the head… A loud
A week ago, the world met Oscar, a dog whose condition was unlike anything we had ever seen. His face spoke of neglect and abandonment and it shocked us all. How could have Oscar survived so long on his own? Oscar wasn´t alone on that site. His mother laid right beside him, exhausted, emaciated,
Oscar lived like a ghost in hell. During the day he hid inside an abandoned house, at night, when noone could see him, he ventured out trying to find something to eat and drink. He failed most of the time. He became weaker and weaker, lost all his hair, his skin covered in crust and
From the moment we rescued her we knew the infection in her bones would be a big issue in her recovery… still, surgery went well and bones were progressing nicely. But last week we found out this!… The bone in her left leg has developed osteolysis due to the bone infection she came with
My phone suddenly started buzzing.. people from all over the country were asking for help for a dog in a completely desperate situation. This is what the text said: “Her body has given up. She is on the streets and needs help. Her paws are burned from so much walking on boiling hot asphalt.
How do you describe a case like this? How do you even try to put into words something so appalling your brain rejects it. Cooper has been found in a swamp, crawling, unable to stand, trying to keep his head above water and mud. And inside him.. two massive stones. Cooper is 10 years old.
Barney arrived to our hospital this morning inside a carton box. They said it was an emergency, there had been a fight home, and during the discussions, the boyfriend grabbed the him by the tail and threw him out of the window of their fifth floor apartment. Barney was rushed to the Intensive Care