Annie “star” saved 24-hours before being euthanized

elaine | July 19, 2012

NEW YORK (AP) – A female terrier mix named Sunny rescued from a city pound in Houston will be the new Sandy in the Broadway revival of “Annie.”
Animal trainer William Berloni saw Sunny online, where she had been mislabeled as male and was 24 hours away from being euthanized. He adopted her sight [...]

Starving dog found locked in basement

elaine | June 15, 2012

A malnourished dog in Pennsylvania was rescued from a flea-infestedĀ  basement last week and is receiving around-the-clock critical care at the Delco SPCA, according to spokesperson Justina Calgiano.
Workers called to repair a burst water heater last Tuesday found Precious, a 3-year old black pit bull terrier mix, in the feces-covered basement . She weighed 19 [...]