Spotlight on: Pawlicious Poochie Pet Rescue

Pawlicious Poochie Pet Rescue (PPPR) is a Florida-based 501(c)3 nonprofit rescue animal organization catering to senior, special needs, end-of-life and critical care pets. Their mission statement is, “Giving the unwanted a second chance at happily furever after.”   Founder Jaime Bunny McKnight not only rescues stray and abandoned animals, but also saves elderly shelter pets Read More

6-Year-Old Reads to Shelter Dogs, “Because They Are Alone”

Jacob Tumalan is wise beyond his six years. After he visited Los Angeles’ Carson Animal Shelter last year, Jacob decided he wanted to regularly read to shelter dogs so they wouldn’t be lonely. Jacob’s aunt Lisa Dekowski-Ferranti volunteers at the local shelter where Jacob visits every Thursday after school. Ferrant explains, “Jacob is so calming. Read More

“Paw-ternity” Leave A Paw-sibility

Dreams do come true! New pet-parents that work at animal-loving companies may be able to expect paid “paw-ternity” leave in the near future. In the United Kingdom, Mars Petcare is one of the first companies to ever offer paid leave to employees with new pets. Mars’ HR Director Kate Menzies explains, “[W]e want to enable Read More

Happy National Pet Day!

Today is National Pet Day! As you might recall, we recently admitted National Puppy Day was one of our favorite days of the year. Well, National Pet Day is definitely in our top favorites too! Founded in 2006 by animal welfare advocate Colleen Paige, National Pet Day is meant to celebrate the joy pets bring Read More

Dog Stars in High School Play, Gets Adopted

Queen Anne’s County High School was recently searching for a dog to star in their “Annie” production when they discovered 8-year-old Dahlia. The director of Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne’s County, Emily Miller, says, “When one of the teachers with the musical sent out an email to her neighbors looking for a dog to Read More

Please Help Find These Pups Their Fur-ever Homes!

As you might have noticed, the Daily Biscuit has been reporting about dogs available for adoption in cities across the country, hoping to assist in getting them adopted ASAP. Some of them have been waiting a very long time for a forever home, like Rihanna at Second Chance Rescue in New York… Some just want Read More

Movie and Charity Team Up to #RescueAbraCadabra

Secondhand Hounds, of Quasi the Great fame, has teamed up with Rescue Dogs the Movie to find a forever home for petite pups Abra and Cadabra. To assist in getting the two adopted, the nonprofit group and filmmakers have declared the pair the official Rescue Dogs Minnesota mascot. They intend to find Abra and Cadabra Read More

Movie and Charity Join Forces to #RescueBella By Set Date

Animal Welfare League (AWL), Chicago’s largest Humane Society, has teamed up with Rescue Dogs the Movie to find a forever home for sweetie pie Bella. To assist in getting Bella adopted, the nonprofit group and filmmakers have declared her the official Rescue Dogs Chicago mascot. Together, they intend to find Bella a forever family of Read More

Movie and Charity Team Up to #RescueShushanna During Opening Week

Unleashed Pet Rescue and Adoption, based in Mission, Kansas, has teamed up with Rescue Dogs the Movie to find a forever home for Shushanna. To assist in getting Shushanna adopted, the nonprofit group and filmmakers have declared her the official Rescue Dogs Kansas City mascot. Together, they intend to find Shushanna a forever family of Read More

Movie and Charity Determined to #RescueAmelia During Opening Week

Animal Rescue New Orleans (ARNO) has teamed up with Rescue Dogs the Movie to find a forever home for a sweet senior chihuahua named Amelia Earhart. To assist in getting Amelia adopted, the nonprofit group and filmmakers have declared her the official Rescue Dogs New Orleans mascot. Together, they intend to find Amelia a loving Read More

Movie and Charity Determined to #RescueFynlee

Rescue Rovers, an animal rescue group based in the Intermountain West, has teamed up with Rescue Dogs the Movie to find a forever home for cutie pie Fynlee. To assist in getting Fynlee adopted, the nonprofit group and filmmakers have declared her the official Rescue Dogs Salt Lake City mascot. Together, they intend to find Read More

Movie and Charity Team Up to #RescueJenna

The Los Angeles-based rescue group, Wags and Walks, and Rescue Dogs the Movie have teamed up to find a forever home for Jenna, the absolutely adorable Staffordshire/American Pit Bull Terrier mix. To assist in getting Jenna adopted, the nonprofit group and filmmakers have declared her the official Rescue Dogs Los Angeles mascot. Together, they intend Read More

The Cool Thing Your Pet Needs in Its Life

If you’re tired of buying overpriced toys and treats for your fur babies and making frequent trips to the pet store, we’ve found an affordable solution! The Daily Biscuit recently spoke with the operations manager at Pet Gift Box, Alexandra Kazma, about the pawesome things they’re doing for our favorite furry friends. Pet Gift Box Read More

Happy National Puppy Day!

Hey there, Rescue Dogs the Movie fans! Did you know today, March 23, is National Puppy Day? It’s one of The Daily Biscuit’s favorite days of the year! To offer some insight about the national paw-ty, The Daily Biscuit sat down with its founder and fellow animal rights activist, Courtney Daniels. “National Puppy Day is Read More

Adorable Dog with Half a Jaw is Full of Heart

This cutie has been dubbed Mr. Jelly Lord, after a famous jazz pianist. He was rescued by Unleashed in Kansas City when he was put on the euthanasia list due to his serious injuries. The poor canine was missing half his jaw, his ears were severely disfigured and his puppy paws were raw. “Anyone can Read More

Movie and Charity Determined to Get Dog Adopted by Set Date

Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA (AAWL) and Rescue Dogs the Movie have teamed up to find a forever home for an 18-month-old bull terrier mix by April 7. The pairing emerged from the Arizona-based nonprofit’s partnership with the film for opening weekend in Phoenix. The family film stars real rescue animals and shows the Read More

Dog Presumed Lost at Sea Reappears 5 Weeks Later

A dog that had been presumed dead for over a month after falling off a fishing boat is alive and well! Navy officials discovered the pooch on an island in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of San Diego, California. The German shepherd, Luna, went missing on February 10 about two miles off of San Read More

Against the Odds, Veterinarians Save Life of Extremely Small Pup

On March 1, 2016, a puppy was brought into the San Jose Animal Care Center in critical condition. A good samaritan had discovered the pup two days before abandoned in a park and had attempted to bring it back to health by feeding her milk. Veterinarians determined the tiny dog—weighing less than a pound—was hypothermic Read More

Movie and Charity Team up to Find Dog Forever Home

Although Rihanna was a bit of an Internet sensation back in 2013—getting her death row rescue story reposted on social media thousands of times—it may be surprising to discover the pup is still up for adoption three years later. By this time next month though, Second Chance Rescue and Rescue Dogs the Movie intend to Read More