Dembe, a dog who was once called the "saddest dog at the shelter" because of his downcast demeanor as he awaited adoption, has found a forever home at an animal sanctuary.
A homeless man has been praised online after he rescued a litter of puppies, leaving them at an animal shelter with an anonymous note.
A huge community effort in Texas has saved 950 cold-stunned sea turtles after a sudden drop in temperatures.
An animal shelter's unique fundraiser is drawing amateurish versions of their donators pets in a bid to raise thousands for rehoming.
An animal shelter is celebrating a remarkable achievement: for the first time in 47 years, all of its kennels are empty.
A police department has welcomed its newest recruit - Bolo, a rescue dog - as its inaugural paw-trol officer.
In a heartwarming and heroic tale , a U.S. Coast Guard aircrew based in Astoria rescued a dog who had fallen 300 feet off a cliff.
Two dogs abandoned in a park with a note asking for help have been given a new lease of life after being rescued by a passerby.
A kind-hearted man has captured the moment he helped free a bird that was completely frozen to the ground.