Monday, March 10, 2014
Patrik Berglund with a puppy
(Source: bulish21/Instagram)

Patrik Berglund with a puppy

(Source: bulish21/Instagram)

Sunday, March 2, 2014
Ryan Miller reunited with his dog, Puck
(Source: @PuckMiller3039)

Ryan Miller reunited with his dog, Puck

(Source: @PuckMiller3039)

Saturday, March 1, 2014
Ryan Miller with a Sochi stray dog
(Source: @RyanMiller3039)

Ryan Miller with a Sochi stray dog

(Source: @RyanMiller3039)

Friday, February 28, 2014

USA Hockey players rescue dogs from Sochi

Sochi Minute  |  2:30 mins

David Backes and his wife Kelly have saved and are bringing dogs back to the United States. Melanie Collins gets the story on how they are getting home and what’s next for these animals.

(Source: Yahoo! Sports)

Thursday, February 27, 2014
TJ Oshie taking a nap with his dog
(Source: @OSH74)

TJ Oshie taking a nap with his dog

(Source: @OSH74)

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
TJ Oshie and David Backes with the Sochi strays they rescued
(Source: @Melanie_Collins)

TJ Oshie and David Backes with the Sochi strays they rescued

(Source: @Melanie_Collins)

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
TJ Oshie and David Backes with two Sochi strays they’re bringing back to St. Louis.
(Source: @meganekay)

TJ Oshie and David Backes with two Sochi strays they’re bringing back to St. Louis.

(Source: @meganekay)

Monday, February 24, 2014
Kevin Shattenkirk and David Backes with Sochi Jack and Sochi Junior
(Source: @A4A_org)

Kevin Shattenkirk and David Backes with Sochi Jack and Sochi Junior

(Source: @A4A_org)

Saturday, January 18, 2014
David Backes and Zeus, a senior Rottweiler available for adoption at Five Acres Animal Shelter
(Source: @A4A_org)

David Backes and Zeus, a senior Rottweiler available for adoption at Five Acres Animal Shelter

(Source: @A4A_org)

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Monday, December 30, 2013
David Backes, his wife, Kelly, and Vince, a pit bull from the Best Friends Animals Society
(Source: @dbackes42)

David Backes, his wife, Kelly, and Vince, a pit bull from the Best Friends Animals Society

(Source: @dbackes42)

Thursday, December 19, 2013 Saturday, November 23, 2013
Curtis Joseph and animal cruelty investigator Tre Smith with rescue dog, Cujo
(Source: torontosun.com)

Curtis Joseph and animal cruelty investigator Tre Smith with rescue dog, Cujo

(Source: torontosun.com)

Thursday, November 21, 2013
David Backes and two dogs for Guilty ‘Til Proven Innocent, a film about laws in Ohio targeting “pit bull” dogs
(Source: @dbackes42)

David Backes and two dogs for Guilty ‘Til Proven Innocent, a film about laws in Ohio targeting “pit bull” dogs

(Source: @dbackes42)

Monday, November 18, 2013
Brian Elliott dressed as Elliott from “E.T.” for Halloween with his dog
(Source: @KidElls1)

Brian Elliott dressed as Elliott from “E.T.” for Halloween with his dog

(Source: @KidElls1)