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WINTER THE WORST TIME- Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week, Feb. 7 - 14
Animals  (tags: chained dsogs, winter, chained dogs, suffering, neglect, abuse, imprisoned, dogs deserve better, animal welfare )

- 1913 days ago -
This week has been incredibly cold in my part of the country, as it has been in many other parts. Because of that, it's a good time to talk about one of my favorite causes - Dogs Deserve Better. This organization's mission is to end the perpetual
Unchaining Noah (Tied for 14 Years)
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, rescue, chained dogs )

- 1920 days ago -
Yes, to rescue a dog that has had very little contact with humans and still wags his tail is unreal. If I was tied out on the end of a rope for 14 years I'ld want to bite someone's face off.
Sending Love to Chained Dogs
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, chained dogs, animals rights )

- 1921 days ago -
Each year, the group sends Valentine's Day cards and dog treat coupons to chained canines across the country during its Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week. The group includes a brochure for the dog's caretakers, explaining why the practice of ...
Chaining Dogs Is Dangerous
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, dogs, pets, chained dogs )

- 2106 days ago -
Because today most reasonable people understand that dogs are social, intelligent animals that require exercise, grooming, vet care, stimulation and compassion, all of which most perpetually chained dogs never receive.
Congressional Candidate, Rebecca Schneider, Chained for Dogs Deserve Better!
Animals  (tags: Dogs Deserve Better, Chain Off 2008, chained dogs, Tammy Grimes, Rebecca Schneider, Arizona, abuse, neglect, suffering, dogs, torture, cruelty, death, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, pets, protection, society, sadness )

- 2128 days ago -
Last year, I spent 16 hours chained in my yard in 122 degree heat!! I am doing it again this year on July 5th. No dog should live like that day in and day out!! It is cruel! Please donate and spread the word that dogs deserve better than chaining!
In Advance of Dog Bite Prevention Week, Group Warns of Attacks on Children By Chained Dogs! Video!
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, aggressive, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 2173 days ago -
Dogs that spend their lives on chains often become neurotic, aggressive and pathologically protective of the patch of dirt where they spend their lives. Frustrated and unsocialized, chained dogs pose a year-round danger to unsuspecting children who
Chain Off 2008 o Unchain Our World!
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, dog tethering, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, abused, event )

- 2174 days ago -
Chain Off has been held annually around the 4th of July since 2003, highlighting the reality that while Americans are celebrating their own freedom, there are tens of thousands of Man's Best Friends in every state who are still not free.
Duo Still Kickin' After 3,453 Miles, 1051 Dogs, 12 Days, and 240 Caretakers
Animals  (tags: tammy grimes, dognamic duo, chained dogs, awareness, cruelty, journey )

- 2187 days ago -
Their families and friends feared for their lives and elicited promises of daily phone calls, but the Dognamic Duo braved the trip anyway; 3,453 miles, 12 states, 240 dog caretakers, and 1051 chained and penned dogs, all in the space of just 12 days.
Just Another Piece of Garbage? I Don't Think So!
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, suffering, loneliness, isolation, cruelty, welfare, dogs deserve better )

- 2187 days ago -
Every week at Dogs Deserve Better we receive pictures of chained dogs that are obviously just another piece of trash, left and forgotten, in the caretaker's yard. The dog sits, day after day and year after year, amidst old junk cars, broken toys, rusted
Group Urges Morgantown to Address Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, dogs, pets, chained dogs, protection )

- 2190 days ago -
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says chained and neglected animals are a risk to attack and possibly kill people. An animal rights group wants to put a stop to that in Morgantown.
Dogs - The Injustice of Being Prisonsers for Life
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, prisoners of life, isolation, loneliness, depression, cruelty, suffering )

- 2204 days ago -
Often I've written about chained dogs and the sad, lonely lives of neglect they face. Their 24/7/365 isolation often coupled with lack of shelter, food and water because they have been forgotten. Most recently I did Another Argument Against Chained Dogs.
Another Argument Against Chained Dogs - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, isolation, imprisoned, loneliness, cruelty )

- 2207 days ago -
Recently in the news there was a story about a bee swarm killing a dog. One of the hardest to reading lines in the story was, "tried to rescue the Dalmation mix that was helpless to defend himself." This dog, chained to a fence, had no way of getting
Prisoner for Life
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, prisons, loneliness, boredom, cruelty, suffering, isolation )

- 2207 days ago -
I saw a cartoon last week that really made me think. Two cats are sitting on a fence looking down at a miserable dog chained to a dog box. One cat is saying to the other, "Boy, I'm sure glad WE'RE not man's BEST FRIEND!" We have all seen them - the
Chained No More - Help Princess!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, chained dogs, chained dogs, pet rescue, dog rescue, saving shelter pets, hoarding )

- 2208 days ago -
Princess lived 3 years on a chain until Saving Shelter Pets stepped in. She is an incredibly loving girl She needs our help. Vet bills are high due to flea infections, extracting 12 teeth to save her jaw and heartworm. Let's help help her out!
Chained for Life Dogs Need Your Help - PETITION
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, 24 hours, lonely, isolated, imprisoned, abused, tragedy )

- 2209 days ago -
Many dogs are chained 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They are forced to live a soul-destroying existence of solitary confinement. Chains restrict their ability to generate body heat and leave them vulnerable to attack. Chaining is usually accompanied

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