HSMO Gains Custody of Dogs from February’s Newton County Rescue

On March 14, the Humane Society of Missouri (HSMO) was awarded custody of the 57 dogs rescued from horrific conditions in Newton County on Feb. 1, 2022. The dogs rescued included Wheaten Terriers, Shar Pei, Maltese, and other designer mixes. Some of these dogs will be transferred to breed-specific rescue organizations and others will be made available for adoption in …

HSMO’s Animal Cruelty Task Force Rescues 57 Dogs From Horrific Conditions in Newton County

Today, the Humane Society of Missouri’s (HSMO) Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) rescued 57 dogs, including Corgis, German Shepherds, Border Collies, and several other large and smaller breeds from a property in Newton County, Missouri. The rescued dogs are being transported to HSMO’s Macklind headquarters in St. Louis, where the animals will receive health evaluations and emergency veterinary treatment before …