2 Cited After Pit Bull Puppies Rescued In MontevideoMontevideo police rescued eight puppies Tuesday and cited two people for animal abuse. Police responded to a report of animal abuse and found eight pit bull puppies crowded into one small kennel -- all in poor health.
4 Of 5 Stolen Pit Bull Puppies RecoveredA fourth puppy has been recovered after a burglary last week. Now, only one remains missing. A thief took a van belonging to Rescued Pets Are Wonderful from outside a home in St. Paul. Five little pit bulls were inside.
$1K Reward For Stolen Pit Bull PuppiesA bigger reward is now being offered for the safe recovery of some stolen puppies. A thief took a van belonging to Rescued Pets Are Wonderful from outside a home in St. Paul earlier this week.
4 Your Pets: Rocky & Waffles - Where Are They Now?For the next few weeks, 4 Your Pets will be highlighting Ruff Start Rescue, a unique, non-profit animal rescue in central Minnesota.
9 Rescued Pit Bull Puppies Up For Adoption In Mpls.Nine puppies that had a tough introduction to life are now getting a second chance. The pit bull-mix pups are up for adoption at Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. Over the last few weeks, volunteers have worked to make sure the dogs are healthy and ready to find a new home.
Teen Uses Eagle Scout Project To Honor Brother, Help TroopsA Minnesota teenager is earning the Eagle Scout rank while keeping his brother's memory alive. Eli Pruka's brother Sean was a marine, and a lover of animals. So, Eli began working on a project that would honor that along with Sean's service to his country.
Pet Blog: Chill Out By Pettin’ A PuppyFor three hours on Thursday, that rat race that is downtown Minneapolis will be pleasantly interrupted by rescue dogs! DogSense Unleashed and Safe Hands Rescue will bring more than a dozen dogs to Peavey Plaza to demonstrate the therapeutic strength inherent in petting a pooch.
Cupid The Dog Is On The Mend After Leg SurgeryA few months ago, WCCO introduced you to a puppy who needed a little help. Cupid was first found on Valentine's Day in a snow bank, and was taken in by Ruff Start Rescue. Both of his front legs were bowed out due to a deformity, making it tough for him to walk.