Nearly 200 dogs were rescued from a nightmare hoarding situation in New Jersey on Tuesday — some pregnant, many sick and most having had only limited human contact. Law enforcement sources said the dogs were rescued from the home of a prominent breeder, whose dogs have won Best in Breed awards from the Westminster Kennel Club. It was not immediately clear if the breeder was facing charges.
Two-year-old Buddy has tons of curiosity to explore a world he cannot see. The tan boxer mix is completely blind. He relies on his father, 4-year-old Big Daddy, for guidance. Blind Golden Retriever Gets a 'Seeing-Eye' Puppy
A woman and her service dog both graduate from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. The service dog, a golden retriever named Chief, was given his own cap and gown to participate in the graduation ceremony. WBAL's Lowell Melser reports.
Ahead of the fifth annual Clear the Shelters animal adoption initiative, NBC and Telemundo stations teamed with Michelson Found Animals for a month-long fundraising campaign. The Fund the Shelters Challenge raised almost $1.6 million for animal welfare groups across the country. The money will help offset the cost of offering reduced or waived fees during Clear the Shelters, as well as support their life-saving day-to-day operations.