Coleman and Oakley

Please help NYBC reach the goal of $3500.00 to save Coleman and Oakley from Korea.  Another rescue backed out of their commitment to save these two precious babies from despair. NYBC could not allow Coleman and Oakley to be returned to the kill shelter or even worse, be sold off to a dog meat festival…

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Jude

SAVED FROM KILL LIST- Meet Jude. You would never know that this sweet, happy go lucky guy was torn up and has severe open fresh wounds and old scars all over his body.  His beautiful grins hides the hurt that his body has endured.  Our Philadelphia Bully Crew got to him just in time to…

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Valentino

In honor of Bendito, we want to give the unwanted dignity and grace, so we have committed to Valentino. Valentino’s neck was tied with a rope that had never been taken off since he was a puppy. Someone told our colleague in Honduras of him. He was found with a large, long broken rope still…

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Lucille

EMERGENCY RESCUE- Poor Lucille was found tied up to a pole outside of Animal Control, left to starve and shiver in the cold. Animal Control took her in and she was quickly put her on death row because of the severe eye condition. Once saved by Philadelphia Bully Crew, she was immediately transported to the…

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Breeze

THE FACE OF LONELINESS AND NEGLECT – This is BREEZE. Although Breeze is now safe at NYBC, we hope to find this senior girl a loving foster home so she can enjoy the comfort of a kind heart.  Help us erase the years of neglect and be her HERO. This gentle 8-year-old female’s body tells a…

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Kamila

Emergency surgery needed for Kamila!  This adorable mixed female named Kamila needs urgent pelvis surgery.  She was abandoned in the streets of Puerto Rico.  She was chased and attacked by another dog and when she was running away she was hit by a car.  She has multiple pelvis fractures and needs reconstructive surgery immediately.  She…

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Willie

Emergency rescue in Puerto Rico.  This is Willie.  He was spotted on a feeding route in Puerto Rico.  Our colleague, Nilsa, was contacted and then reached out for assistance to save Willie.  NYBC immediately committed to saving Willie and Nilsa was able to find him and get him to the hospital.  He is very ill…

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Odie

Meet Odie- In honor of our beloved Braveheart and his will to survive in order to find unconditional love, our colleagues in Honduras were able to rescue a handicapped dog off the streets. It took quite some time to find him. Although he had been there for weeks, possibly months, they found it difficult to locate…

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Chilly

Severely emaciated and literally freezing to death, the caring officers at the 7th Precinct in NYC found this tiny little girl and now she is safe. She would have died on the streets, severely malnourished and scared.  She is now known as Chilly and we are so thankful that the officers reached out to NYBC first.…

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Carter

CARTER HOSPITALIZED- Within 24 hours, Carter’s life has been completely changed.  He went from living outside at a car lot in frigid temperatures his entire life to being surrendered, brought into a warm, loving, temporary foster home to now rushed to the hospital for emergency care. As the images show,  Carter ingested multiple large ones…

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Ghost

PHBC EMERGENCY RESCUE🚨 This is GHOST- Just pulled from ACCT of Philadelphia, this 3 month old baby boy is being rushed directly to UPenn for treatment. He has a severe open wound on his hind leg and needs immediate care. He was dumped at the shelter because his owners could not get him medical care…

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Xena

EMERGENCY RESCUE-  This is Xena, meaning warrior. Her photo was shared and our colleagues asked if we could commit to her case if she was found in Puerto Rico.  We could not believe our eyes when we saw her photo!  Another case like Caci!  Tiny, little female attacked, head so swollen that her pretty little…

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JaJa

Rooftop Rescue-  Meet JaJa. It took a few days to find rescuers to go to the location of this sweet female stranded on a rooftop, but today she was saved and is now safe!  NYBC adopter alerted NYBC of a dog abandoned on the roof of a house in Puerto Rico.  We were finally able…

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Saint Vincent

He is named SAINT VINCENT- We are sorry for the nature of the images.  St. Vincent arrived to the emergency hospital and is now being worked on by ER doctors in Brooklyn.  A call came in to NYPD about a plastic bag moving and could hear breathing- A DOG WITH MOUTH TAPED SHUT! NYBC was…

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Adira

She was rescued in Puerto Rico when her 2 pittie parents gave birth to her and nobody wanted her because she was the runt and ill. About 8 months laters she stopped eating, she is malnourished and has skin problems and her humans couldn’t pay for her vet care so they decided to ask for…

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Candy

This is Candy. Candy was seen withering away on the streets of town in Honduras. Someone had posted on a rescue page her original photo when spotted and ask her to save it. Without hesitation and despite not having enough funds, Melissa went to find her. Melissa search for two hours and finally found her…

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Lady

Found on the side of the road at night, :any was hit by a car and left. We are told that her “owner” never came back for her. Melissa, our colleague in Honduras, saw her when she was waiting for the bus. She was able to engage the help of a local attorney that drove…

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Spruce

This is Spruce. Spruce is just a young puppy. As our Philadelphia Bully Crew team was at the local Animal Control Center picking up one of the PHBC dogs from her spay, this little was being surrendered because of his prolapsed rectum. He was covered in feces and scared. The PHBC quickly sprung into action…

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Bendito

1/21/2018 – It is with the deepest sorrow and heartache that we announce the passing of our brave boy, Bendito. We are humbled to have been a part of his journey and existence. Bendito was found as a stray, starving and in grave condition. He was scared and alone. What we hope we gave him…

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Emma and Babies

Emma was originally found by volunteers that came to Puerto Rico to bring relief to the people but then stumbled upon Emma. She obviously gave birth recently, but her babies were not around. They fed her daily until they left. Our NYBC-PR team heard about Emma and set out to find her. They traveled hours…

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Coco

SAVE COCO- Please help us and our dear friend and colleague, @crayola_lia, get Cocoa the emergency medical care he desperately needs! This young boy was found in the Coco Beach area of Puerto Rico. He is extremely ill and has severe grade heartworm. He is currently at the hospital receiving emergency treatment for respiratory and…

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Daisy

JUST RESCUED OFF THE STREETS- This lonely girl was spotted today on the streets of Puerto Rico near a bridge. She is severely injured, possibly burned. She is starving, emaciated, and completely defeated. A wonderful animal lover could not leave her alone on the street. She took action, scooped her up and headed toward the…

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Giancarlo

JUST RESCUED – Once again, yesterday, NYBC was tagged in a Facebook outcry for help to find this injured boy on the streets near a school in Puerto Rico. He is badly injured and in pain. He has wounds on his head and body. Again, NYBC is pleased to announce that our NYBC boots on…

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Willow

UPDATE 11/19/2017 – Willow was transported to the hospital and needed immediate pyometra surgery. Luckily, Willow had fast thinking rescuers and got her immediate medical attention and right into surgery! If left untreated, she will die from kidney failure. Pyometra refers to a purulent (pus-filled) infection in the uterus. It occurs in older intact female…

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Minnie

UPDATE 11/13/2017 – Although Minnie’s ears are badly infected, our petite hippo is an absolute love bug and is getting a spa treatment from her rockstar fosters at @pibbles_plantation ! She is settling nicely and has been a sweetheart! Please continue to follow Minnie’s journey. We will update when we have her full evaluation. Meet…

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Matilda

This is Matilda. Her desperate image was sent to our colleagues in Puerto Rico, Pit Bull Rescues Survivors. Our hearts sunk when we saw this photo. We had to help Matilda. She was rescued and brought to the hospital for immediate care. All we know right now is that they suspect she is blind and…

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Thaddeus

UPDATE 11/16/2017 – HEARTWORM POSITIVE- Thaddeus who was left to starve is heartworm positive and has a high burden of parasites. He is currently at the hospital and needs to begin heartworm treatment. Please help us help Thaddeus and contribute to his care. 11/11/2017 – Emergency rescue on the ground in Puerto Rico! Yesterday, NYBC…

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Chanel

This is Chanel’s story:  A lady in town contacted our rescuer, Melissa, and told her of a dying dog left out on a plot of land. When Melissa went to find this dog, she discovered a starving and weak female tied to a post left to die with no food or water for weeks, and…

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Box of Puerto Rican Terriers

UPDATE 10/25/2017 EMERGENCY SURGERY – GRAPHIC IMAGES- Her name is YaYa. She is one of the 5 babies found abandoned in a box. This tiny little girl had massive life saving surgery! She presented with a left inguinal hernia which included her large and small intestines, spleen, urinary bladder and left kidney. Dr. B said…

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Fat Head McGee

FATHEAD MCcGEE is set for surgery to remove his entire ear canal today because of the massive tumor protruding from his ear! PLEASE DONATE to his surgery. Dr. Tomas Infernuso will be removing his entire ear canal to remove this huge tumor. Thank you and please pray for a successful surgery. We have named him…

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Springfield

GRAPHIC IMAGES – This is one of the worst cases we have been involved in. This poor male dog was left in a field to die in agony. The compassionate officers of the 113th Precinct reached out to NYBC immediately after being called to the scene of the severely wounded and attacked dog. A police…

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Leonidas

The story is that there were other dogs with him months ago, and people took them but left him behind. ALONE. Was he not worthy to be saved? Rescued in memory of Lazarus, this is Leonidas. On the day that Lazarus passed away, we were sent an image of Leonidas. Again, defeated, abandoned and alone.…

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Charis

EMERGENCY RESCUE- Happening right now! This female was just seen with a huge tumor and the person that spotted her didn’t want to leave until she was rescued. She didn’t want to eat, she drank water and was just laying down. They are rushing her to the hospital now for emergency care. Please help her…

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Serafina

We were contacted late at night if we could help this poor female. Serafina was rescued and on he way o the hospital for emergency care. She is obviously in horrible condition. She is hairless and starving. She was begging for food and safety. We could not turn our backs on her the way her…

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Angelita and Babies

Angelita is deaf, and severely malnourished. Her babies were being sold off by drug addicts. Our dear friend @crayola_lia_ did not stop until she was able to bring this family to safety! She asked NYBC for assistance and we could not say no. Angelita is in the hospital and her babies are safe. But we…

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Mike

JUST RESCUED • PLEASE DONATE -ON THE WAY TO HOSPITAL – This gentle male named Mike was begging to be rescued off the side of the road in an area in Puerto Rico that is known for Pit Bulls being dumped! He is infested with ticks, fleas, his skin is in horrific condition and his…

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Wren

UPDATE- 8/17/17 – WREN UPDATE- EMERGENCY SURGERY – multiple large bite wounds that were infected had to be operated on immediately. Drains are in place, she is on antibiotics to fight the infection. This is WREN-Young, female, possible bait dog rescued off the streets! She has bloody wounds and she is so confused as to…

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Wren – Bait Dog

Young, female, possible bait dog just rescued off the streets! She has bloody wounds and she is scared. She is on her way to get medical attention. We will update as soon as we receive more info. Please help us save her.

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Sir Kingston

EMERGENCY RESCUE – His condition makes us fear the worst, dog fighting is a possibility. We are still gathering information on this dire need rescue of this badly injured boy. Found lying and barely breathing, Puerto Rico rescue Defensores de Animales, Inc., rushed him to the 24 hour emergency hospital for immediate attention and we…

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Rain and Babies

UPDATE 10/25/2017  Rain received her second round of heartworm treatment.  Her babies, Beau and Meadow, have been safely transported to NYBC and Meadow has been adopted already.  Rain is a lovely, gracious and very sweet girl that needs a family to call her own. She was named Rain because of the extreme weather and downpours…

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BeBe

On June 26, 2017, BeBe’s Good Samaritan took a new way to work where she noticed her just lying with her eyes closed, not moving at a closed grocery store. She was malnourished and defeated. Her new friend went back and brought water, food and a towel to wash her eyes and face. From that…

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Libby

JUST RESCUED-This is Libby. First seen on a feeding route in the same area that Milita was found, our colleagues asked us last week if we could assist with this poor girl. Of course we agreed, but she then went missing. Well she was just rescued right now and is on the way to the…

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Tyrus

UPDATE 7/10/17 – Transporters are taking Tyrus to UPenn for emergency evaluation. They will be arriving late at night. We will update as we receive information. UPDATE 7/9/17 – We named him TYRUS= STRENGTH. X-ray results show no breaks or fractures, so his paralysis cause is unknown. Possibly from disc/vertebrae deterioration. Tyrus is in very…

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Momma with Babies with Maggots

INFESTED WITH MAGGOTS- all babies are infested with maggots, and the runt has a broken leg!  They are only 3 days old! The momma is severely malnourished and has a broken pelvis and hip! We cannot turn our backs on these creatures that are clearly suffer and in need of help! We will continue to…

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Kira

Our first recipient under the Mr. Hicks & Naji Cancer Fund is Kira. Kira is a young owner surrender from Puerto Rico that is suffering from multiple squamous cell carcinoma masses. Unable to afford surgery and treatment, Kira’s owner made the selfless decision to surrender her to New York Bully Crew hoping that we can…

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Ladonna

6/30/17 UPDATE- With deep sadness we learned that 2 of the 9 precious babies that Ladonna gave birth to have passed. The doctor feels that because she is stricken with Ehrlichia, she is not making enough milk to sustain the babies. Her loving foster is assisting her with bottle feeding and the surviving babies are…

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Abby

This is Abby. Abby was rescued off the streets in Puerto Rico while she was wandering near a fast food restaurant, in search of scraps of food. She is clearly suffering from severe malnourishment and she has severe anemia. Someone performed a DIY ear cropping which has left her with no ears, very little cartilage…

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Annis

JUST RESCUED! Hit by a car and left in the street, a good Samaritan could not leave her there. She need medical attention immediately to tend to her badly wounded leg. She is severely malnourished and in pain. Please help Annis today! We will update Annis’ condition as we receive reports on her.

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Rambo

This is RAMBO- surviving the elements alone in Puerto Rico. We were asked if we could help weeks ago but the rescuers lost him. He wasnt at his usual spots- a waterfall, and abandoned building, on the street… UNTIL TODAY! Rambo is on his way to receive immediate medical treatment! Please stay tuned for his…

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Levi

This is Levi- left to die on the side the road! Presumably dumped in this horrific condition, a rescuer reached out to us to help. He is very sick. Levi is extremely weak and anemic. He has severe cellulitis and is hospitalized receiving IV fluids and antibiotics. Pray for Levi and we will update as…

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Romero & Julieta and Babies

Found alone, starving in a locked courtyard at an abandoned Chinese restaurant, 9 babies were born to this sweet family. Living among trash, dirt and filth, with no fresh water or food, the momma is severely malnourished and heart worm positive. Our determined rescuers refused to let this family starve to death and got them…

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Chance

1/19/2018 – With deep sadness, we have to announce that our beloved boy Chance has crossed the rainbow bridge. Simply put, we are heartbroken. Chance survived a lifesaving surgery last year and the team at Centro Medica in Puerto Rico have kept him healthy and happy since. Unfortunately, the cancer metastasized in multiple areas and…

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Bobby Stone

4/28/17 UPDATE – Invisible to the humans around him, sleeping on the streets of Puerto Rico for years, meet Bobby Stone. His condition is so poor, skin literally encrusted in scabs, filled with parasites and eye infections, this aging boy seemed like a ghost wandering among the public. We will never know how old he…

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Milita

A photo was sent to us to help save a dog. That she was deteriorating quickly and she was living alone in an abandoned building. Our rescuers set out to find her. When they did, she was alone on the second floor of a desolate building. She is shy and fearful but gentle and sweet.…

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Maggie and Her Puppies

On National Puppy Day, NYBC received a disturbing plea to help a badly infected momma that gave birth via emergency C-Section to 6 babies. Two beautiful babies were born with the intestines outside their bodies. Another emergency surgery was performed on these babies to position the intestines correctly inside their bodies. Sadly the two did…

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Eleta

PREGNANT AND NEEDS HELP ASAP This is ELETA. We were asked if we can help this sweet pregnant momma in PR. She is hemorrhaging from her nose and vomiting. Her rescuers have her in a hospital right now but will need to move her on Monday for more intense care. We will update as soon…

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Victoria

A car hit this Victoria yesterday and was left her for dead in the middle of the street. Some boys saw her and rolled her to the side of the road and tried to give her water. They sadly don’t have the resources so they left her there but kept going back to give her…

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Laurel

This is Laurel. Laurel was abandoned and severely neglected. His front teeth are missing, probably due to eating rocks because of hunger. He has: -Heart worm -Ehrlichia -Entropion is a portion of eyelid inverted due to his skin swelling around eyes and face -Malassezia-Ear infection- he has to go to the vet weekly for treatment.…

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Miss Nala

This is Miss Nala.  Nala is about 5 years old. She was rescued from the streets of Puerto Rico.   One day, Nala was found lying without any mobility in her lower body and full of ants.  She was slowly dying.  Apparently, she was hit by someone causing her a spine fracture. Nala was found with…

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Nana

In August, New York Bully Crew was made aware of a severely wounded female dog on the streets of Puerto Rico being chased out of an alley by men with sticks. She was covered in bubbled, raw, open wounds and living amongst filth. She looked like she had been burned which is not uncommon in Puerto Rico. Our rescuers were…

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Lola and Her Puppies

For days, a Facebook image was circulating asking people if they could find an abandoned mother Pit Bull that just gave birth to a large litter of pups. After a few days searching, our Puerto Rico liaison and her wonderful friend from the Wild at Heart Foundation in the UK, set out to find them.…

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Lacey

Warning– The images in the video are graphic, but the unfortunate reality for the dogs of puerto rico. No living being should be treated in this manner. Lacey was found on a desolate road, under a bridge. No one to hear the screams. Help us make sure other dogs don’t die like this. This scene…

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Hope

This is where Hope’s Rescue Story began… We are forever grateful to the kind, compassionate officer that went out of his way to save Hope. She was tossed to the side, we will never know how long she was alone, hungry and scared BUT she will never know fear, hunger or loneliness again! She was…

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