The number of animals being killed in shelters daily is 4,100 -1.5 million annually. More than 1,500 communities are surpassing a 90% save rate.
The Vicktory dogs, rescued from Michael Vick's dogfighting ring bust, have blossomed, becoming beloved ambassadors for pit bulls and canine fighting victims.
Best Friends has just wrapped up Hurricane Harvey animal rescue, sheltering and reunion operations that took place in an exhibit hall at NRG Arena.
Overview of Best Friends' efforts with Hurricane Harvey animals and a detailed account of the outbreak of canine distemper in the shelter population.
There are far more important things to do to help animals than continue following Michael Vick.
Collaborative efforts result in Los Angeles city shelters achieving a record save rate and the city continuing on track to become no-kill in 2017.
Our current research indicates 5,500 dogs and cats are being killed (euthanized) in US animals shelters each day as of 2017.
Former Michael Vick dog Denzel has died. He will be missed by all who knew him, but never forgotten.
After Michael Vick dogs were given a second chance, people and policymakers around the world began to see pitbulls differently.