Alessa

In a poor town in the mountains of Peru, about 10 hours away from Karina,  Alessa walked the streets in this condition.  Some locals, felt bad, some said they wanted to hang her to put her out of misery.  But no-one helped. Until someone found Karina.  Karina showed the photos to her vet and he…

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Luca

Finally found and just rescued in Puerto Rico!  This is Luca.  Starving, tired, tumors on his genitals. We have been trying to rescue Luca for over a week. Colleagues have been out looking for him but he disappeared.  We feared the west but he appeared again on the street and rescuers were able to save…

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Lola

During a vet visit, Karina noticed a family surrendering a dog to the clinic for euthanization because of cancer.  Her name is Lola, a Shar Pei that is severely malnourished under all those folds of skin and has an enormous tumor on her front leg.  Karina asked if we would give Lola a second chance…

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Ethan

We are sorry for the graphic images. This is Ethan. Our dedicated colleague in Peru, asked us last week if we would consider helping her with this extremely dire medical case. When she sent the images, we were truly shocked. Speechless. At first, we did not know what we were looking at.  It took our…

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Martin

Found all alone in an area that looks like Armageddon lies Martin. Martin is starving, severely malnourished and defeated. The locals have threatened to kill him and try to keep rescuers away from feeding him. In honor of our beloved Punky, Martin is being rescued right now and will be taken for immediate medical treatment.…

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Julia

Today on Peru’s national holiday, Independence Day, tiny Julia was freed from the fateful life of living alone, hungry and scared in dirt on the streets of Peru. PLEASE DONATE to ensure the safety of this poor soul. Suffering every day, her rescue is happening right now! Our colleague in Peru just asked if we can assist…

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Dragonfruit aka Drago

8/13/18 UPDATE- Dragonfruit, aka DRAGO, had two expert medical evaluations- Radiographs prove multiple fractures in rear hind leg along with complete femural head break. Prognosis- amputation is suggested to ensure a pain free life after recovery.  There is so much damage, trying to repair is expected to only cause more pain from arthritis later in life…

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Korea Bull Terriers

In June, a slaughter farm in South Korea was raided by animal activists. Over 100 animals, dogs and cats were liberated, including multiple bull terriers. Their journey isn’t completed.  They escape near death and have been rescued but now they need medical treatment; they all have heartworm.  They are in boarding and need vaccines.  They…

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Butter

Somewhere in South Korea, Butter, the 3 month old puppy was held prisoner in a filthy cage by a restaurant owner. Butter’s fate was printed boldly on the menu- DOG SOUP! As we learn more and more about this daily lifestyle, we still cannot believe it. Cages of live dogs, either bought or stolen, dogs…

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Petra

RESCUING PETRA- Petra was noticed wandering around for weeks and a kind woman wanted to help but was not allowed to have dogs on the property. Recently Petra would wander by her gate at night to sleep and feel safe. Photos and a video of Petra’s condition with ticks feeding off her were sent by the…

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Pitufo

This tiny, little boy is alone alone on the streets of Peru. He seems to be blind or is severely sight impaired. Our colleagues are in search of Pitufo, meaning smurf, and will bring him to the hospital.  So sad to see this little guy wandering around, horrible skin condition, hungry and knowing at night…

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Hemera

7/19/2018 Update- She is named Hemera after the goddess of daytime.  Hemera has an inguinal hernia which is a condition in which the abdominal contents protrude through the inguinal canal or inguinal ring, an opening which occurs in the muscle wall in the groin area.  She also has a sticker tumor- A transmissible venereal tumor which is…

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Ora

Ora that we saved from ACC needs immediate surgery on her mouth and the enormous hanging mass! Ora is in severe pain and cannot eat because her teeth are so rotten from years or chronic neglect. The mass is a large surgery also as it has its own blood supply and needs detailed surgery. Please donate…

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Alaska

Emergency rescue from Brooklyn ACC, Alaska is a senior Shepherd mix that was brought in severe heat distress, possible heat stroke.  NYBC immediately committed to his care when the urgent plea went out as Alaska was in need of immediate hospitalization upon arriving to ACC as a stray. Alska arrive at VERG North last night…

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Sunkist

Sunkist is just a puppy!  Late in the night, Melissa received a message that a puppy was hit by a shuttle bus and was left on the street.  Rescue never sleeps.  Rescue doesn’t take days off.  She asked if we can help this baby boy and of course we said YES!  Melissa got him to…

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Jovani

This baby boy was named Jovani for freedom. This is so sad. He is just a baby. Trying to survive all alone, scared, hungry for 4 days! NYBC was asked to help and without hesitation we agreed to get this boy help. He was rescued on Independence Day after he was left in a box…

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Yves

Saved off the streets of Puerto Rico, we introduce Yves.  Yves is VERY pregnant and is in a fragile state.  It is hot and she is alone and will give birth at any moment.  We are told that she appeared two weeks ago at a child care center.  The director reached out to our colleagues…

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Olympus

Meet Olympus- He was rescued by our colleague in Peru from a life of forced breeding and neglect. He has multiple tumors on his penis and in his breast because of hormones. You see, they were forcing female hormones into Olympus to make him want to breed more. He is severely malnourished and dreadful skin…

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Popeye and Olive

RESCUE NEVER SLEEPS-EMERGENCY RESCUE- They are Popeye and Olive. Late last night while shopping for groceries, Melissa heard cries. She searched and found two abandoned pups in dire condition on the side of a building. One had something around it’s neck, one kept have seizures. They are starving, lethargic, covered in insects.  Their skin is…

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Peppina

This is so sad.  Peppina has been living on the streets of Peru. Starving.  Alone.  And she is someone’s dog!  Our contact in Peru reached out and asked if we can assist this case.  When our colleague went to rescue Peppina, she was approached b the “owner” and was asked if she was going to…

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Teddy

This is Teddy.  He was just saved from a sad life on a breeding and slaughter farm in Wonju, South Korea.  Teddy has no eyes.  The sockets where his eyes once were are hollow.  He fur is matted and his skin is infected and inflamed.  He is hospitalized and is not stable.  His overall health…

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Cucusa

UPDATE 6/11/2018- SURGERY POSTPONED Our very brave tiny girl needs your help! Cucusa‘s 1st reconstruction surgery has been rescheduled for Tuesday! After reevaluation, she needs 4 separate surgeries! The will operate on one side tomorrow and then after she stabilizes, the other side on Thursday. She has a fractures throughout her entire pelvis, broken femur, fractured pubic…

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Aniela

EMERGENCY- Found in a plastic bag, dying, Aniela is struggling to stay alive!  Melissa was contacted by a man who asked the rescue to investigate a bag that might have been moving. When she arrived, she discovered a little puppy lifeless and frozen in fear. She was brought to a nearby place to assess and…

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Cleo

SAVED FROM MIAMI DADE- Introducing Cleo! After the devastating loss of our beloved Kira, we all have been trying to heal our broken hearts. And then an angel appeared- CLEO.  Found as a stray on the streets of Miami, hungry, scared, underweight, Cleo was adopted out from MDAS but quickly returned days later through no…

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Honduras Mom & Son

6/1/2018 UPDATE- We have names!  Introducing Kanga and Roo!  The affection that this loving momma gives her baby boy is so heartwarming.  Please continue to follow their journey.  Momma and son are separated for precaution because Baby Roo has parasites. While transporting one dog to the hospital for care, our colleague in Honduras got a disturbing…

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Skye

HELP SKYE-  Yesterday, Melissa in Honduras found this sad female tied to the outside gate at the sanctuary giving birth! Sadly, two babies were born deformed and died. She rushed her to the hospital where there were no other serving pups. This is so very sad that someone would dumped her in her time of need. Please…

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Jimmy

Saving Jimmy- After bringing Skye, who was abandoned and tied to the sanctuary fence, to the hospital in Honduras, Melissa came home to ANOTHER dog tied to the gate!  Dumped and scared, Melissa immediately took it in to keep safe. Meet Jimmy. He is starving and malnourished.  His skin is so badly infected that he…

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Jessa

7/17/2018 Update-  EMERGENCY SURGERY FOR JESSA- 2 weeks ago, Jessa gave birth to 8 babies, sadly 2 passed way.  While giving Jessa a bath earlier today, a mammory gland infection presented itself. Under the nipple is a large mass! Surgery is set for tomorrow to remove the breast tissue. Jessa’s puppies have been removed from nursing…

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Punky

On the streets of Peru, there laid this sad boy, Punky.  People walking by him, stepping over him and at times throwing water at him to make him move.  They did not want to look at him, to see the grave condition he is in.  His eyes reinfected, swollen and distorted.  He is severely malnourished…

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Princess

Emergency transfusion in Honduras- Princess was rescued when she was a puppy. Not much was known about her history but she was malnourished and infested with fleas and ticks. In the recent months she has become anorexic and her appetite declined. She grew depressed and lethargic after a spay surgery and Melissa felt something was…

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Dulce

June 13, 2018- Late April 2018, Dulce was rescued when she was found laying in the street after being hit by a car. She was immobile and bleeding. Her pelvis was damaged and she had emergency surgery to reconstruct the damage. Unknown to anyone, Dulce was already pregnant.Last week, Dulce started to show signs of pregnancy. Despite the overpopulation of dogs…

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Melody

Pray for Melody. This gentle, sweet female was being tormented by a group of locals.  They were throwing rocks at her because she was starving and begging for food. She is suffering from massive papilloma outbreak and bleeding.  Our dear colleague in Honduras was able to get to where she was located and transported her to…

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Kazumi

ADOPT KAZUMI! She is gorgeous! Silly Kazumi, rescued from a life of complete filth and loneliness except for her little friend Mizuki, has finally arrived from PR and ready to meet her furever family! She is active and fun, likes other dogs and simply stunning! Apply to adopt Kazumi today. Mizuki has beed adopted 🙂 Kazumi’s…

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Goldie and Kurt

UNDERFED & OVERBRED! This is Goldie and Kurt. It is apparent that this couple has been acutely neglected for quite sometime. A concerned friend coerced the owner to give him the dogs because they were not being cared for and he was moving and planned on leaving the innocent pair behind. WHO DOES THAT?! Goldie…

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Rondo

WARNING: Graphic surgical content- RONDO ATTACKED- Our gorgeous boy was attacked and is hospitalized! Rondo’s gentle nature made him vulnerable. He recently was treated for heart worm and he could not travel prior to treatment which delayed his arrival.  He was attacked last week while in Puerto Rico and has been hospitalized. Rondo had to have…

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Bronco

EMERGENCY RESCUE- He is named BRONCO. He is scared, confused and the muzzle is for safety as he is not sure about what has happened to him and why. He has no hair, emaciated and has pressure sores! This was someone’s dog! He has been neglected and abandoned! Sad, abandoned adult dog living in a…

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Mr. Blume

Beaten and left tied and abandoned, Mr. Blume was saved by our colleague, Iveliise, in Puerto Rico. She could not allow the authorities to take possession of Blume as he would most certainly have been euthanized upon arrival at one of the local pounds. Pit Bulls have next to zero chance of surviving the city…

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Magdalena

RESCUE IN PROGRESS- Female in Farajado area of Puerto Rico in desparate need of help! She has a severe leg wound in which her bones are exposed! She is in pain and scared! Our colleagues, PBRS and rescuers, are working together and on the scene trying to help MAGDALENA! As soon as they have her,…

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Faith and Babies

Faith came to Melissa when she spotted her near abandoned residential area in Honduras. She guided Melissa to her babies. Not much is known except she took refuge in an alley filled with garbage and rocks to keep her babies safe. She has suffered for quite some time and survived off trash and most likely…

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Spirit

Help Spirit- A concerned advocate reached out to Melissa in Honduras about Spirit, a female Pit Bull mix that has a severe rectal prolapse.  She was abandoned and tied to a farm fence next to tractors.  Melissa found her and has brought her to the clinic.  Spirit is friendly and allowed the examination.  Spirit is pregnant…

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Olo

This is Olo. New York Bully Crew received a request from our colleagues Pit Bull Rescues Survivors in Puerto Rico if we can assist with a case of a distressed male dog, in an abandoned area that appears to be bleeding and hurt. Oxo was found near the same are that Xena was rescued. Along…

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Lara

In honor of Chance and his beautiful grin, please help us help Lara in Honduras.  This gentle female has been seen running through the streets but eluded capture until tonight.  Our colleague Melissa knew that she needed to help Lara, find her and get her to the hospital.  Her condition is utterly horrific.  The deformity…

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Chloe

In honor of the anniversary of Mr. Hicks, we announce sweet Chloe. Abandoned and starving in Puerto Rico, our dear colleague, Souls of Satos, was finally able to coordinate and rescue Chloe with the help of Henry, a dedicated animal rescuer. We are told Chloe has been on the streets in emaciated condition for at…

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Duque

Duque was abandoned last year under a bridge in Humacao, P.R. He was there for several weeks and was being fed by different people each day until the day he was rescued. He was malnourished and he presented with skin cancer lesions.  Duque lost an ear to cancer and had multiple tumors removed.  He was…

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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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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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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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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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Emma and Babies

UPDATE 2/13/18- Emma has been moved from one side of the island and now she is closer to San Juan.  She was seen by our regular veterinary professionals and what was once thought to be an infected eye was really a trauma that was done to the eye and abscessed while she was alone.  There…

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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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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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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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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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Libby

UPDATE  2/9/2018- Libby has been living in paid boarding and is ready to adopt!  Our chubby princess wants to find her furever family and get off the island!  Are you the one? Apply today! JUST RESCUED-This is Libby. First seen on a feeding route in the same area that Milita was found, our colleagues asked…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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