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Dachshunds Racing
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The Dachshund Races at Nelson Park are Thursday, July 16th

The Dachshund Races and Rescued Dog Reunion is July 16th at Festival Gardens. This is every dogs show so show off your dog and Dress up for the Costume Contest.

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Meet the Family
Photo by: Rudy Fernandez
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The Rescue the Animals Huge ‘Spring Pet Adoption’ is March 28th and 29th

The Abilene Animal Shelter, Rescue the Animals and several big country rescue organizations are putting on a huge "Spring Pet Adoption". Every dog, cat, kitten and puppy within 19 counties will be at the Shops of Abilene parking lot, March 28th and 29th. Here's more details.

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Dancin Dog
Photo by: RTA/SPCA
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‘The Fur Ball’ Abilene’s Only Dinner and Dance for People and Their Dogs is Coming

How would you like to take your dog out to dinner? Rescue the Animals in Abilene and the SPCA are hosting Abilene's only dinner dance for people and their dogs. This years theme is "Frozen Fur Ball" and will be Saturday, February 21st at the Abilene Civic Center. Put on your dancing shoes and your Sunday best and get ready to dance the night away.

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Dying Dog at Gorman Rescue
Photo By Mindi Qualls RTA/SPCA
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The Worst Case of Animal Abuse in West Texas – Graphic Images

Rescue The Animals (RTA)/SPCA in Abilene responded to a call of animal abuse near Gorman, Texas. SPCA Investigator Mindi Qualls says "it's the worst case ever of animal abuse that I have ever come upon." Mindi told me that, what she found was a nightmare and it made her physically ill. After I viewed the photos and the videos, I too was sickened and became emotional as I wondered "who would do this to an animal?" I will warn you now, this contains graphic images.

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K-9 5k at the starting line
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The 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk for Runners and Their Dogs to Benefit Rescue the Animals is May 10th in Abilene

Here's your chance to get the entire family involved in the 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk to benefit Rescue the Animals, SPCA of Abilene. The event actually includes a one mile course for humans and their four-legged companions too. This all takes place at the Dog Park by the Abilene Zoo at Nelson Park.

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Border Collie on obstacle course
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Jumpy the Border Collie Mix Was a Rescued Dog That is Super Star Now

Omar von Muller is one of the most successful, most respected animal trainers in America. Can you believe that his dog Jumpy the Border Collie mix, famous for his roles in the TV show NCIS was once rescued from an animal shelter. Jumpy is considered legendary in the motion picture and television industry, however I believe Jumpy and Omar are better known because of their awesome YouTube videos. Omar has several other dogs too, but I'm a huge fan of Jumpy and Omar, check their video.

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Daisy the pup
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This is the Video Story of “Daisy, the Little Pup Who Believed” She Would Walk Again

As I volunteer with Abilene's Rescue the Animals, they share stories with me that make me angry and want to cry at the same time, this is one of those stories. A story about a pup that was found on the side of a busy road. A passerby named Jolene saw something and decided to stop and investigate. Jolene found an injured puppy she named Daisy. Jolene takes Daisy to a veterinarian to see if the puppy could be helped. She was told that Daisy's back was broken and that she might never walk again. Watch as Daisy's incredible story unfolds. Caution this video may move you.

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A boy and his pup
Photo by: Rudy Fernandez
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Abilene’s Emergency Pet Adoption in Pictures

Friday Saturday and Sunday was awesome, especially for the homeless animals from Abilene and 19 surrounding counties. Just as one pet was being adopted,  someone else would step up to the table and say "I want that little guy there, how much is he, and who do I pay?" Aaron Vannoy with the City's Animal Shelter says "the final numbers are still being counted, but one thing is for certain, we beat last years numbers." Rescue the Animals worker Mindy said "I know how many forms be brought and we ran out."

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Rudy & Sheldon
Photo by: Rudy Fernandez
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Rudy Will Live in an Oversize Dog House During the Emergency Animal Adoption This Weekend

A couple of weeks ago Paul Washburn with Rescue the Animals and Aaron Vannoy Animal Services Manager for the City of Abilene approached me with the idea of me living in that over-sized doghouse again, to draw attention to the unwanted animals at area shelters. I thought about it for a minute and said yes. The reason for me doing it again is simple, we are so close to setting an all time record for animals adopted here in Abilene that I'd hate to miss setting a new record while saving more pets.

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Fur Ball 2012 dog
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‘The Fur Ball’ Abilene’s Only Dinner and Dance for People and Their Pets is Back Febraury 16th

Abilene's only dinner and dance for people and their dogs is scheduled for February 16th at the Abilene Civic Center. The "Fur Ball" for 2013 is themed "Cow Dogs and Cowboys" so wear you boots, hats and blue jeans. A gourmet meal will be served for all the guests, human and canine. The people food will be catered by Perini Ranch Steakhouse and the doggie buffet is provided by Pam's Pets. This is an RSVP event and tickets will need to be purchased in advance. Besides the 'Fur Ball' is a major fundraiser for Rescue the Animals in Abilene.

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Mercy-me Rescue Death Row Dog
photo by: Joann Bentley Rescue The Animals
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Rescue Pet Needs Home Before She’s Put Down

I hate these kind of days, because it never seems to fail it's another cute dog or cat that is being euthanized. Time has run out for "Mercy-Me".

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