• Abused Dog Had So Much Matted Fur They Couldn't Tell How Big He Was Underneath

    13 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    The staff at “Dog Rescue Shelter Mladenovac” received a call on an excruciatingly hot day about a dog in dreadlocks. The abandoned dog, later named Rasta, had been lying in a lone corner of the park for days with a rope around his neck and was clearly sick.
    Rasta was covered in so much dirt and flea-ridden fur that it made the heat even harder for him to bear. When the rescue received word of his condition, they dispatched a team to the park immediately. They learned that Rasta had been abused by humans before and was now terrified of them. The sight of the rescuers approaching caused...
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  • Instead Of Rescuing An Abandoned Dog, They Tied Her To A Tree & Left Her To Die

    Instead Of Rescuing An Abandoned Dog, They Tied Her To A Tree & Left Her To Die

    13 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    When Daisy the hunting dog was no longer of use to her owner, she was abandoned and left to fend for herself. She barely survived on scraps of food in a dangerous part of town.
    Daisy was heartlessly tied to a tree by a resident who saw her as a “nuisance” in the area. She was left there for more than 24 hours before someone called “ DAR Animal Rescue ” for help. By the time rescuer Ermioni arrived, Daisy was incoherent from fear, hunger, and loneliness.
    When Ermioni approached Daisy, she was so petrified that she thought she was about to be harmed, even though not a single other person had...
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