04 Jul '12, 6am

Bold, Big-Hearted Rescuers Round-Up Dogs Lost During Fireworks | Care2 Causes

Bold, Big-Hearted Rescuers Round-Up Dogs Lost During Fireworks | Care2 Causes

Summer is one of the best times of year to be a dog. The tall grass. The warm sun. And for the really lucky dogs, there’s time for a splash in the sparkling pond. Yes, this time of year can be nirvana for man’s best friend. But, the 4th of July is a precarious time for dogs and cats who respond in panic to the sound of fireworks. Today we bring you good news about one rescue group that has decided to take proactive measures to help these holiday victims. Animal Friends of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania hosts an annual round-up in which they visit local animal control facilities to save the lives of dogs who have been lost and are unclaimed and slated for euthanasia. They call this Liberation Day and you’ll soon see why. You’ll love the tremendously positive energy of these volunteers and the four star treatment they provide to their new ‘guests.’ Enjoy this uplifting video! More...

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