Pet Rescue Stories

When animals are in danger, they can’t call out for help. But thanks to the tireless work of animal rescue advocates and emergency responders, the lives of dogs and cats are saved every single day. These uplifting animal rescue stories show how pets overcome abuse, neglect, and scary situations and go on to lives of hope and happiness.
Cash the hurricane dog
Storm Chaser Helps Displaced Hurricane Harvey Dog Find His Owner
Aaron Jayjack got Cash back to his owners in the midst of the historic flooding.
Aly Semigran
Tegan the three-legged dog
Meet Tegan: A ‘Tripawd’ Who Lives for Adventure
Tegan doesn't let anything get her down.
Diana Bocco
Mo at home
Senior Dog Rescued After Spending 9 Months in the Wild
Mo survived one of the harshest winters on record in the wild.
Lindsay Lowe
Donut rescue dog
Poodle Saved After Being Trapped in Locked Suitcase
Donut was rescued just in time.
Lindsay Lowe
Rescued puppy
11 Puppies Rescued from Major Storm in the Nick of Time
A dozen reasons to be grateful for rescuers.
Aly Semigran