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Dog Suffocates in Plastic Bag in Botched Home ‘Euthanasia’ © iStock.com/mayalain

Dog Suffocates in Plastic Bag in Botched Home ‘Euthanasia’

What happens when misguided “no-kill” shelter policies make it hard for financially strapped people to surrender sick and elderly animals? Things like this happen.

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GRAPHIC: Con Artists Found Running No-Good Scams Using the ‘No-Kill’ Label

There’s a big fat scam in the “no-kill” sheltering world: Hustlers are calling themselves “rescues” and collecting donations for doing wrong by animals.

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Cat Rescued From Hoarder Goes to … Another Hoarder

Star never asked to be a pawn in the “no-kill” debate. He just needed to be safe and warm—and loved.

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Meet PETA’s Rescue Team and the Animals They Help

We will never turn our backs on the animals who need us the most. Here’s why.

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GRAPHIC: Cats Suffer When Shelters Stop Sheltering

What happens to unwanted cats when shelters refuse to help them?

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Dogs Run Over, Cats Thrown in the Trash: Victims of ‘No-Kill’ Policies

“No-kill” often means slow-kill when shelters turn animals away. Urge your shelter to keep its doors open to all animals in need.

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(Graphic) The Odds Are Deadly for Cats Released Into the Great Outdoors © iStock.com/vvvita

(Graphic) The Odds Are Deadly for Cats Released Into the Great Outdoors

Freezing temperatures, traffic, parasites, illness, injuries, and cruel people are everyday dangers that cats face when released outdoors.

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Beware: Scam Shelters Are Everywhere © iStock.com/mgkaya

Beware: Scam Shelters Are Everywhere

Scam “rescues” that hoard and neglect animals, sometimes fatally, depend on donations from kind but unwitting people. What kind of “rescue” are you supporting?

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These Dogs Didn’t Have to Die Frightened and Alone on a Dirt Road © iStock.com/Ondago_Arts

These Dogs Didn’t Have to Die Frightened and Alone on a Dirt Road

What happens when shelters turn away animals in need? The animals suffer and die somewhere else.

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What Are These Animals Doing on a Train?

Thousands of commuters get a reminder to spay, neuter, and adopt homeless animals from the shelter.

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‘No-Kill’ Pits Shelter Against Shelter—and Animals Lose © iStock.com/MorganLaFaye

‘No-Kill’ Pits Shelter Against Shelter—and Animals Lose

Stop glorifying “no-kill” policies until there is no longer a need to euthanize. No animal should have to suffer and die in pain because of wishful thinking.

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Helping Animals Isn’t as Simple as a ‘Save Rate’ (Graphic)

A high “save rate” at an animal shelter sounds appealing, but what does it mean for animals?

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What Happens When Animals Are Failed by Their Last Refuge?

Homeless animals need help now, not when “no-kill” shelters get around to it.

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The Deadly Consequences of ‘No-Kill’ Policies

“No-kill” policies often do more harm than good in ending the cycle of companion-animal homelessness. Find out how we can truly help end this crisis.

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When Animals Need Rescuing From Their ‘Rescuers’

Some “rescues” are far from what they claim to be. Beware of hoarders, scammers, bunchers, dealers, and others posing as “rescuers” who are victimizing animals.

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