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Louisiana Puppy Found with Its Mouth and Throat Taped Shut

Louisiana Puppy Found with Its Mouth and Throat Taped Shut

Originally posted 06/09/2015 03:45PM

A puppy found in the streets of LaPlace, Louisiana, with its throat and mouth taped shut is expected to make a full recovery.

Otis the pup was discovered in the streets of St. John the Baptist parish last week with his neck and muzzle tightly wrapped in electrical tape, reports WDSU. The pit bull mix also had two broken toes.

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A Dog Walker Reportedly Swapped His Client's Puppy for Drugs

A Dog Walker Reportedly Swapped His Client's Puppy for Drugs

Originally posted 06/08/2015 04:00PM

Here's further proof that you should thoroughly screen prospective dog walkers.

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VIDEO: Brave Dog Chases Black Bear Away

Originally posted 06/05/2015 03:10PM

NBC-2.com WBBH News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral
He's brave, bear-y brave.

A pit bull living in Golden Gate, Florida, chased away a big black bear that wandered onto his property recently, and someone with a camera phone caught it all on video. In the clip, the dog – a male pup named Miss Chevy – comes within inches of a large black bear, barks ferociously and in turn, shoos the animal way.

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Frenchie Refuses To Let Sibling Be Center Of Dog Dad's Attention

Originally posted 06/04/2015 02:15PM

We've teamed up with one of our favorite sites, BarkPost, to bring you and your four-legged friends even more adorable pet videos, photos and must-see stories. Check back every week for new furry fun from BarkPost!

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Credit: Grace Beahm/The Post And Courier/AP
Caitlyn, Dog with Her Muzzle Taped Shut, Out of Surgery and Expected to Make a Full Recovery

Caitlyn, Dog with Her Muzzle Taped Shut, Out of Surgery and Expected to Make a Full Recovery

Originally posted 06/04/2015 12:00PM

Caitlyn, the stray dog found in North Charleston, South Carolina, with her muzzle taped shut, is finally having a good week.

On Monday, police arrested the adorable pup's alleged abuser William Leonard Dodson for animal cruelty charges, and Caitlyn is now expected to make a full recovery, The Associated Press reports.

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Therapy Dog Rescued from an Abusive Home Brings Relief to 911 Call Center Employees

Originally posted 06/03/2015 02:25PM

We've teamed up with one of our favorite sites, BarkPost, to bring you and your four-legged friends even more adorable pet videos, photos and must-see stories. Check back every week for new furry fun from BarkPost!

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7 Years Later, Lola the Dog Finds Her Way Home

7 Years Later, Lola the Dog Finds Her Way Home

Originally posted 06/03/2015 02:00PM

You're going to need a few tissues (translation: an entire box) for this one.

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Dog and Human Motorcycle Cross-Country to Raise Money for Military Orphans

Originally posted 06/02/2015 04:45PM

We've teamed up with one of our favorite sites, BarkPost, to bring you and your four-legged friends even more adorable pet videos, photos and must-see stories. Check back every week for new furry fun from BarkPost!

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Credit: Charleston Animal Society
Police Make Arrest in Case of Dog Found with Muzzle Taped Shut

Police Make Arrest in Case of Dog Found with Muzzle Taped Shut

Originally posted 06/02/2015 12:35PM

Police have arrested a man in connection with the animal cruelty case involving Caitlyn, an adorable stray whose muzzle was taped shut last week.

William Leonard Dodson was arrested on Monday and charged with ill treatment of animals-torture, according to Charleston's Post and Courier.

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Credit: Courtesy Shirley Zindler
Dog Found Abandoned and Living in a Tree Gets a Forever Home

Dog Found Abandoned and Living in a Tree Gets a Forever Home

Originally posted 06/01/2015 05:45PM

Boo's journey from tree trunk to forever home is complete.

The Chihuahua, who captured hearts in April after she was found in a California tree malnourished, abandoned, and pregnant, was adopted last weekend.

Boo was originally rescued by animal control officer Shirley Zindler. The babies Boo was carrying couldn't be saved, but the mother recovered and moved in with Zindler.

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