In Houston, Texas a group of dedicated volunteers called the Forgotten Dogs Of The 5th Ward Project, help the homeless animals of an impoverished area of the city know as the Fifth Ward. An area which has a significant and growing population of stray dogs abandoned to roam the streets and fend for themselves.
Yesterday on the Foundation’s social media pages, we shared a video taken by a Forgotten Dogs volunteer of several dogs trying to shelter from the pouring rain under the overhang of a building which afforded them little more than 12 inches of dry pavement. There were once five dogs in the pack, but one was killed after being deliberately hit by a car, while another was fortunate enough to be rescued.(more…)