• Rehomed Deaf Pit Bull Is Certain She's Going Back To The Shelter Once Again

    14 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Shelter animals with disabilities are the first to be overlooked. Sadly, they are often moved to the top of the euthanasia list in kill shelters as well. A dog, named Blu, sat in the shelter day after day. No one wanted to bother with her because she's deaf. It was heartbreaking. Thankfully there are wonderful people, like Mark and his partner Sean, who seek out dogs like Blu, knowing the odds are stacked against them. They heard about Blu from her previous owner who explained that she was with the family for six years before they had to surrender her.
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  • Old Dog Could No Longer Walk, So He's Placed In A Cart For Euthanasia That Day

    Old Dog Could No Longer Walk, So He's Placed In A Cart For Euthanasia That Day

    14 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    The dog's owner brought him to the animal shelter to be dropped off because the family could no longer care for him. The owner said that the boy couldn't walk anymore and he was scheduled to be euthanized that day. However, McKenzie stepped up to foster him with the hope of nursing the poor dog back to health.
    The next morning brought an upsetting trip to the vet. The dog was diagnosed with degenerative myelopathy, and the number one recommendation was to put him down because of everything he'd been through. Not wanting his last day on earth to be sitting alone in an exam room, McKenzie...
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