Emergency Drive to Save Gulf's Latest Victims: Abandoned Dogs

A group of New Orleans animal shelters has organized an emergency rescue effort to save hundreds of Gulf Coast dogs from being destroyed by transporting them to other shelters around the country. Gulf Coast animal shelters have grown overcrowded with the dogs and cats of out-of-work fishermen who can no longer afford to keep them, and nearly 200 have been euthanized in recent weeks. Time was running out for many of the dogs, as shelter operators would be forced to euthanize more of them to...Full Story
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