Two beautiful dogs who had a terrible beginning, but are enjoying a wonderful life. This is Lucas, he is now 9 years old. When he was barely a year old he was struggling to survive in the deep dessert. . . which reaches over 120˚F in the summer. Lucas would not be here today if…

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celebrating 40 years of rescuing in the wild

 Our first tiny “shelter” was an old kennel in El Monte, California. Our dogs lived in 4×10 foot “runs” and got out for exercise twice a day. Not ideal, but better than starving to death in the forest. Since nobody wanted to adopt these “damaged” dogs, we treated them all as our own pets.…

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To watch The Rescuer movie in full screen mode, once the movie begins just move your mouse to the lower right of the screen and click the full screen arrows. A note from Leo- In 2012 this documentary was entered in a number of film festivals where it won many awards. Rather than playing to…

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Sometimes wonderful and unexpected things happen when you set out to make a documentary, and this is very much the case with The Rescuer, which began as a 27-year chronicle of the activities of Leo Grillo, a man who loves animals, perhaps too much.  A note from Leo — In 2012 this documentary was…

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