I Saved a Dog

This is a group for animal lovers to tell their stories of saving and rescuing dogs that needed a home 135 People

    Max the Wonder ....mutt?

    ***** This is a long story***** So it all started back in June 2006.  I was 7 months pregnant at the time and was at my mom's doctor's office picking up some papers for her.  I parked my car and started towards the building.  There was a guy sitting on the steps...
    dreamingtree dreamingtree
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    I just saved a puppys life.

    Its night time and really cold out here. I heard a crying puppy and look out of the window and saw it down in the street.. cold and crying his eyes out, trying to get out of his box. What kind of heartless person can leave that poor little thing in there?! I took it in and let...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 17, 2015

    A New Life

    It's been about 3 years sence we had to have our other dog put down becuse of cancer, and we really needed a dog. We rescue all types of animals, so we went to a shelter to save a little Bishon Frise named Cindy. She has been recued from a puppy mill in Milwaukee where over 1,000...
    crimsonserenity711 crimsonserenity711
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 20, 2009

    Rocket Dog Stories

    I had the pleasure to join EPJulio last weekend at the Rocket Dog Rescue Adoption event in Sunset California. The most amazing thing was learning about the stories of the dogs that Rocked Dog saves. Most of the dogs they put up for adoption have had a very hard life and they...
    jiggylicious jiggylicious
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 11, 2007

    I saved a wiener dog from almost getting

    pancaked by one if these
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    1 Response Aug 16, 2014

    Our Breeds

    All my life, I've grown up with dogs, but it wasn't until a few years ago that we started taking them in. My eldest brother got his dog Hobo from an animal shelter. It's a sheep dog cross. We took in a chocolate labrador called Casy. She was being kept in a caravan with 12 other...
    lilmariah lilmariah
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2008

    I saved my neighbor's dog

    that had a broken leg and couldn't swim. I feel so good :)
    WhosChaos WhosChaos
    22-25, M
    Aug 29, 2014


    So I lived next to some people who would abuse their dog. I looked over the fence to see them putting rubber bands on a puppies face. I felt the puppies pain.so once I got older and my parents left I paid my neighbors for the puppy. She was shivering a lot and had many cuts. I...
    th3cha0s th3cha0s
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 30, 2013

    Her Last Walk.

    It was to be her last walk,Dawn had been brought in to the dog's home with her six newly born puppies,a decision had been made to put them all to sleep.This was to be done soon after her last walk,I was a dog walker volunteer and the task to walk her was given to me,at nine years...
    berangere berangere
    66-70, F
    3 Responses Jan 6, 2013

    How I Got My Dogs.

     First i must say we have lots of "wanderers" around here. Street dogs. Sometimes, when weather is bad, it happens so they hide in building's halls.  Once we had like 3-4 days of rain and storm with thunders and very cold wind. I hear this dog crying like...
    Amadis Amadis
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2009

    I Love My Mutts!

     So I didn't "save" my dogs in any heroic manner, but my family did give them a good home.  My dog is some sort of terrier mutt from the Humane Society.  We finally convinced my dad that we needed a dog, and we visited the Humane Society (or Hoomane...
    aTenderHeart aTenderHeart
    22-25, F
    Mar 20, 2008

    Saving The Life Of A Stray Dog

    I have always loved animals, and would do anything to help if I saw one in pain. My chance came in the Autumn of 2009 when I was on honeymoon in Bali. We were frequenting a lovely restaurant in our second week and whilst the food and atmosphere was great, there were an unusual...
    BlueEyedEngland BlueEyedEngland
    36-40, M
    1 Response Aug 13, 2013

    Once i was out there was this dog on the road

    its legs were broken it must have gotten hit so i took it inside and fed it and took it to the vet now the dogs legs are better
    thedon11 thedon11
    16-17, M
    1 Response Nov 5, 2014

    i was out at my parents house on the river

    when i went outside. i was gazing out over the bluff when i spotted a quite large all white pit bull standing still and whimpering lightly right on a ledge about 3 yards down from where i was standing and about 30 yards up over the river. somehow it managed to climb across and...
    snelletrail snelletrail
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2014

    15yr Old Jack Russell

    I visited my aunt last Christmas over in the country and my Nana was also there for a couple of days. One night (the house is isolated surrounded by miles of forest and right by a single highway leading to cottage area so it's quite busy this time) I immediately notice no one is...
    Marowit Marowit
    22-25, F
    Jun 27, 2009

    Rocket Dog Rescue

    Unfortunately I can't claim to have saved a dog, but I did have a chance to learn about a great organization this past weekend - Rocket Dog Rescue (http://www.rocketdogrescue.org/) which rescues puppies and dogs from being euthanized. It's a wonderful organization with an amazing...
    EPJulio EPJulio
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 11, 2007
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