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Oklahoma City Animal Welfare is asking people to "storm the shelter," luring adopters with dogs clad in tinfoil hats.
Razz Berry the dog was dropped at California's Riverside County Animal Services covered in fleas, but now she's living the good life.
They hope the paw-sitively adorable photo shoot inspires others to adopt.
Joey Varker says his family is devastated over the loss of their 16-month-old Australian cattle dog, Blaze.
The designation was made to raise public awareness of the many cats and dogs waiting for forever homes.
Demand for pets from animal shelters in the South will likely skyrocket as more states ban retail pet sales.
The staff at Kennebec Valley Humane Society thought marrying the pups who acted like an “old married couple” would be a good way of getting the word out.
"Please take care of Sky," began the handwritten letter discovered by the Delaware Humane Association.
The 6-year-old dog was found by police tied up with no food or water in sight. Its former owners have been charged with ill treatment of animals.
Doing something special for the homeless animals helps to boost the morale of shelter workers, too.
The former vice president has been fostering Major, a German shepherd, and decided to make things permanent.
In lieu of drinking, guests played and cuddled with cats from the Seattle Animal Shelter.
Ginger is the shelter's "little princess," but it's time for her to find her own home.
“[He sleeps for] about an hour, then he’ll wake up and switch cats,” said the founder of Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary.
"Not the most conventional evacuation, but surely the one with the most heart."
Cajun Navy Relief volunteers were able to help rescue the massive number of animals.
Bruno needs to be pet while he eats and have his water just so. He also needs a home!
She refused, but authorities say the shelter did freeze other animals alive, including four kittens.
A California shelter's "HUGE CAT ALERT" is making a big impact.
His former family asked a local animal shelter to euthanize him. They refused.