Theresa Sumpter of the Detroit Pit Crew is now comforting the very scared dog, newly named Justice, after the unimaginable abuse.
An animal rescue group is trying to figure out what happened to a dog found without a tongue as they search for a loving home.
A dog rescued in Detroit was found with some of the worst injuries that long-time dog advocates have seen.
The pit mastiff mix has undergone emergency surgery, and officials with Detroit Pit Crew Rescue are hoping he’ll pull through. His injuries were so severe, he was incapable of moving.
Eight Chihuahuas were given blankets, food, water and love Tuesday after being found in filthy conditions.
Last August, a couple of Good Samaritans found a 7-month-old puppy lying inside a cardboard box in a neighborhood near Detroit. The pup — later named Courage — had a swollen head and looked close to death. They took the puppy to the police, who then got in touch with Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue (DPC), an organization that saves stray and owned dogs who are in immediate danger.
It wasn’t the type of rescue the Detroit Pit Crew is used to seeing.
The non-profit animal rescue group received a call from a teacher at Ronald Brown Academy on Detroit’s east side about a puppy that a child had left outside the school in a box with a note on it on Dec. 7
A dog was found in a roll-off dumpster in Detroit on the way to a landfill.
No one is facing charges — but Hazel and Gretel are in good hands.
Detroit Pit Crew (DPC) is not your average rescue. This team of dedicated dog heroes spend the majority of their time out on the streets, saving dogs from the most horrific conditions possible.
A dog tied up outside of a store in Highland Park was waiting for its owner when a gunman shot him in the leg Thursday night.