Lazaruff, once-skeletal pit bull, becomes happy rescue dog

Lazaruff, once-skeletal pit bull, becomes happy rescue dog

As luck would have it, a few weeks after emergency care revived Lazaruff, the national nonprofit American Humane hosted a clinic at the St. Landry Parish animal shelter to provide free medical care for 300 animals who needed help.

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards copied! The American Humane Hero Dog Awards this month is honoring courageous canines that provide services in many different forms. Read More

Hero Dog Awards: Meet some of the heroic finalists defying the odds

Hero Dog Awards: Meet some of the heroic finalists defying the odds

Hero Dog Awards: Meet some of the heroic finalists defying the odds copied! The American Humane Hero Dog Awards air on Hallmark Channel on Oct. 24.

Dog who lost her legs after nearly being eaten could be US's most heroic dog

Dog who lost her legs after nearly being eaten could be US's most heroic dog

(Picture: Elizabeth Howell/SWNS.COM)Her story has clearly touched the nation, as Chi Chi is now up for a bravery award. Owner Elizabeth Howell, 46, had started an Instagram to document Chi’s recovery and life, and a follower took notice, nominating her for the American Humane Society’s annual Hero Dog Awards.