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Challenging LA dog rescue fraught with coyote and pit bull near heat exhaustion

When Eldad Hagar got an urgent call about a terrified pit bull loose on the streets of LA, he never anticipated the series of obstacles the rescue would entail. Hagar, the founder of LA-based dog rescue team Hope For Paws, was working alongside two other helpers that day, Teresa, and Jackie Artecona. And it’s a good thing he had help—he was going More...

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By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Helping Formerly Tethered And Neglected Dogs To Love Life

When Cookie and Diamond first arrived at Fulton County Animal Services in Atlanta, Georgia, after being saved from an animal cruelty case, they were scared and hungry. They had been living outdoors — chained More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Ellie the Pit Bull’s Heartbreaking Story

Ellie is a sweet and timid pup with a mysterious past which caused her to mistrust humans. Although she wasn’t sick or aggressive she was placed on the euthanasia list at the country shelter. Ellie was More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Fern the Wimpy Pit Bull

This dog grew up all alone in a junkyard, so when she FINALLY found a family, she didn’t know how to act. But as she got comfy, her personality really started to shine through. For more of this sweet pit bull, More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Pittie Puppy Surprises His Mom In The Best Way

This woman fell in love with a floppy pit bull puppy who couldn’t walk. She thought she was going to have a handicapped dog forever … but she didn’t take his pittie bullheadedness into account! To More...

By thepitbullpress On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Photographer Donates His Talents to Help Dogs Get Adopted

When Josh Feeney and his wife began volunteering at Chicago Animal Care and Control in 2012, they expected to spend time walking the dogs and playing with them. “But it took me about 30 minutes,” Feeney More...

By thepitbullpress On Friday, October 12th, 2018

UPDATE: Big Strong Shelter Pooch Loves Being Tucked In Like A Baby Each Night

BACKSTORY: When Prince first arrived at the shelter run by Mohawk Hudson Humane Society in New York, he was a shivering, shaking ball of nerves. He used to belong to someone, but when his owner could no longer More...

By thepitbullpress On Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Senior Pittie Gets A Second Chance At Puppyhood

When this senior pit bull plopped himself down on top of this couple at an adoption event, they knew he was theirs. He had no idea how to play with toys or listen to his parents, but they were so patient with More...

By thepitbullpress On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Dog Who Wasn’t Supposed To Survive Is Completely Transformed By Love

This pit bull was called “Unknown” at the shelter because they didn’t want to name a dog who probably wasn’t going to survive. But then she met her new mom and became the happiest, most More...

By thepitbullpress On Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Pit Bull Rescued From Dogfighting Slowly Turns Into The Happiest Pup

This woman rescued a pit bull who had been used for dogfighting, and he was so shut down that he wouldn’t leave her bedroom. She was devastated for him but knew he was worth all the time and love he needed More...