Mother describes how baby boy was swept away by floodwaters in North Carolina
A 1-year-old boy was swept into floodwaters Sunday when the car his mother was driving came upon rushing water. The water from a nearby creek in Union County had risen quickly, and the current was swift. Dazia Lee told local media that she isn’t from the area and was unfamiliar with the roads. The water …
Video: Texas police officers save 3 women, dog from rushing flood waters before car swept away
Austin police on Wednesday released dramatic body camera footage of officers saving three women and a dog from rushing floodwaters after recent storms.
Why Rescue a Rescue Dog?
Everyone has heard stories about dogs being heroes—the family dog that saves a child from a fire… the military and police dogs that perform acts of heroism every day. So if you’re thinking about getting a dog, why not be a hero, yourself? Rescue a shelter dog and you’ll have a friend for life. But if that’s not a good enough reason, here are four more excellent reasons why you should adopt a rescue dog.
Kootenai Co. search and rescue dog passes away at age 13
K-9 Beau and his handler Andrea spent thousands of hours working on search and rescue missions, including the Oso landslide in Snohomish County.
Woman Rescued Just Moments Before Her Jeep Was Swept Away By Flood Waters
Whitlock told CBS affiliate WSPA that it took first responders around 15 minutes before she was taken to safety.
What It's Like to Be an Avalanche Rescue Dog
Avalanche dogs can locate skiers, snowmobilers and other mountaineers (sometimes even other dogs) who get buried under snow far more quickly than human searchers. Here's how they do it.
How To Acclimatize a Foreign Rescue Dog
It’s useful to know what to expect when a dog is scheduled to arrive from overseas, whether you’re fostering or adopting. If you’re prepared to be understa
Tips for bringing a rescue dog home
Whether you are adopting a dog or bringing home a puppy, these tips for bringing home a rescue dog will help make the transition smoother.
Pro Tip: Come Sit and Be Swept Away
Those of you who know me, know that I would marry the Denver Film Festival if I could. It’s funny, romantic, worldly, exciting, knowledgeable, attractive, and actually encourages you to have …
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10 Amazing Rescue Dog Transformations
From dirty and abandoned to fluffy and loved, these rescue dogs were transformed after one grooming session at an animal shelter
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Paradise Lost: What the Texas Floods Swept Away
The Blanco River overflowed its banks in Wimberley, tearing the heart out of the community.
How to adopt the perfect rescue dog
There is no limit to the joy the right dog can bring to your life
Mom tells how baby was swept away
"I was holding his hand, trying to hold him, trying to pull him up. I couldn't hold on anymore and he let go," the mother said.
How does an avalanche rescue dog relax?
Sometimes, even Lake Tahoe avalanche rescue dogs need to relax with a quick belly ski on the slopes.
Life Lessons of a Rescue Dog… by Sam Croux
Post written by Sam Croux, Private Banker Almost a year ago, my boyfriend and I were looking into getting a dog to fill our quiet home. But where to begin? When talking to a good friend of ours who…
10 Benefits of Adopting a Rescue Dog
There are multiple benefits of adopting a rescue dog; you're not only saving a life but you can guarantee you'll end up with a dog that matches your
10 Rescued Dog Stories That Will Melt Your Heart
These 10 stories of downtrodden dogs that found loving homes will give you all the feels.Unfortunately, not all puppies are born into an easy life. But their lives can be turned around when people, like the ones in these heartwarming rescued dog stories, open their homes and their hearts.Here are ...
Three Lessons My Rescue Dog Will Help Teach My Newborn Son
Comments My dog, Vector, has been a dearly loved family member since September 2013, shortly after he was rescued from Puerto Rico's notorious Dead Dog Beach by the modern-day saints at The Sato Project . To my wife and I, he is our four-legged firstborn, and adopting him was easily one of the most rewarding decisions of our shared lives Following what his vet estimates was a 3-year stretch as a stray on an island desperately overrun with homeless dogs , Vector, like…