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Learn about the people making a difference for animals and what you can do to lend a hand, too.

A woman wearing a cat cartoon face mask and a pink sweatshirt holding a white kitten with spots that is looking directly at the camera

A way to pay it forward to our furry friends.

A fluffy cat sitting outside in the snow.

Be a good neighbor and learn to spot the signs of frostbite in your community cats.

Genesis Rendon holding a pitbull puppy.

Vet tech Genesis Rendon shares the challenges and rewards that come with her selfless work.

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Korean K9 rescue volunteer holding small dog.

The legislation aims to end the practice by 2027. Here’s what you can do to help right now.

four dogs from No Dogs Left Behind at a fence

The rescue organization’s founder Jeff Berri needs your help to save dogs from horrific conditions and giving them a much-deserved new start.

American Humane Hero Dog Award, Maverick the Great Dane.

Maverick is a Great Dane therapy dog with a “superpower” to help military vets deal with trauma.

hannah shaw royal canin shelter project

The rescue advocate and pet nutrition brand are partnering with Greater Good Charities for a contest that will reward 20 shelters across the U.S. $1,000 grants. 

Man hugging brown Pit Bull dog.

Parents of these dogs will have until the end of January 2024 to register them.

Veterinary Ambulance of So Cal, run by Albert Sanchez.

Albert Sanchez’s Veterinary Ambulance of Southern California brings pets to accessible emergency vet care when they need it—any time of day or night.

Frederick Douglass Moorefield Jr. dog fighting ring

Twelve dogs were rescued from this barbaric operation that has been going on for two decades.

A woman in a bright yellow-orange sweater holding a striped kitten in one hand and a credit card in the other while using her laptop in front of her

When the bills rack up, these resources have your back.

Operation Sidekick featuring Sebastian and his Pit Bull named Scottie.

Helpful options to ensure your Pit Bull receives the food, vet care, and training they deserve.

Sir Darius Brown and Beagle dog on his lap.

This Obama-endorsed, teenage animal advocate designs and donates bow ties to shelter dogs to help get them adopted.

German Shepherd running in field.

An off-leash dog was recently shot and killed at a park in Nashville. Here are some life-saving off-leash safety tips.

Small white handicapped dog, part of the Arizona hoarding case.

This grim case continues to take shape as activists condemn the Arizona Humane Society.

a dog photographed by Sophie Gamand

Vets everywhere agree that ear cropping is an unnecessary procedure that can lead to health problems. See how I gave these pups their ears back.

Henry Friedman and Bunny’s new/custom wheelchair from Mercedes Benz.

Rescuer Henry Friedman helped a disabled dog go from abandoned on the street to rocking a designer whip.

a photo of the Dog Daddy with a dog, there is a tear down the middle of the photo

Why the TikTok personality’s harmful tactics are just plain abuse, according to certified trainers.

A cat peeking down from a tree.

How one cat colony inspired their hundreds of thousands of social media followers to care about cat rescue — and became superstars in the process.

Riley the rescue Golden Retriever being transported out of the debris of the World Trade Center.

The Wildest pays tribute to the pups who risked their lives to save others 22 years ago.

Wings of Rescue transporting kitten in crate in response to Hurricane Idalia in Florida.

Rescue organizations are in need of donations and adoptions after the storm.