• Couple Overcomes Obstacles To Give Formerly Abused Dog The Life Of His Dreams

    8 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Joanna realized her calling four years ago when she took in a hedgehog who had been kept in a cage with another male hedgehog and was in terrible shape. Male hedgehogs, like other male animals, will fight if left together. Banjan needed care, as he had lost ears to fighting while with his previous owner and was covered in fleas and mites.
    In the months it took to nurse him back to health, Joanna and her partner, Rory, fell in love with rescuing animals. Their work with animals benefits several of their local rescues, including Doolittle's Animal Rescue and Freshfield Animal Rescue in the...
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  • Another city just created a sex offender-style registry for animal abusers

    Another city just created a sex offender-style registry for animal abusers

    8 monthes ago - By Topix

    Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter said he saw one of the most disturbing cases of animal abuse during his 32-year career when he came across Carly Jo Underwood, 29. Underwood was arrested after two people found the carcasses of 16 dogs caged at a home that once belonged to her. Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter said he saw one of the most disturbing cases of animal abuse during his 32-year career when he came across An American bulldog mix, American pit bull terrier and a mastiff mix developed severe cases of sarcoptic mange exacerbated by neglect .
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