Rescue Stories

"They are a LOT of work in the beginning"


GiGi, a great horned owl, was brought to Wild at Heart Rescue, Mississippi after she had suffered a massive head trauma, possibly due to a car accident. The poor bird would have probably died, if not for the care of Douglas "Doug" Pojeky, also known as the "birds of prey whisperer."


The 4-year-old pit bull mix named Electra has been surrendered to the Inland Valley Humane Society in California earlier this month, and her reaction speaks a thousand words.

Russ the pit bull came to ACCT Philly, an animal shelter in Philadelphia, in a really bad condition. The shelter was overcrowded at the time, and the beat up pooch was likely to be euthanised. Luckily, a kind dog walker stepped in just in time.

Ever wondered what would happen if a Pit Bull and a Corgi walked into a bar? Have a look at this list where we've gathered some of the cutest corgi mixes!


Amid devastation of Hurricane Matthew last October, a baby flying squirrel was separated from his family. Scared and cold, he was calling for his mom, but she was nowhere to be seen.

When the rescuers from the SPCA arrived at a property in Able Springs, Texas, their hearts sunk.

For more than 60 days, Simba the lion and Lula the bear lived without food in the ruins of what was once a zoo in war-torn Mosul, Iraq.

Daisy had recently become a dog mamma to seven beautiful puppies when...

This 6-year-old terrier mix has recently been found tied to a dumpster with a sad note in...

Chloe the cat was already 10 years old when her owner had an accident and couldn't take care of her anymore. As it usually happens, the sweet old girl ended up in a shelter.