How this site began.  As a pet owner and lover the author of this blog joined several groups and people on Facebook to help pets find forever homes.  Pictures of cute dogs and cats cram the Internet and make people laugh.  However, there is another, darker side to pet ownership.  Pictures of starved, beaten, tortured animals brought tears and anger that any who call themselves human beings could act with such disregard, loathing, and viciousness toward another living thing.  There are many dogs and cats that need help, help from all of us, and these are their stories