Lauree Simmons, CEO and founding father of Big Dog Ranch Rescue (BDRR), estimates her group has saved lots of of stray canines left on the U.S. southern border by migrants.
“It’s a huge problem,” she stated Wednesday on “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” Simmons shared that she visited Eagle Pass, Texas close to the Rio Grande and noticed lots of of ravenous and deserted canines.
“[They were] left to fend for themselves from unlawful immigrants that cross the border with their canines. Then they get on busses and simply go away them behind,” she stated. “These dogs can’t survive on their own.”
Simmons instructed host Tucker Carlson the National Guard reached out to her and one other group a few border cleanup, however when she arrived, she was shocked by what number of stray canines there have been.
“This couldn’t come at a worse time. Shelters throughout the country are overflowing everywhere,” she stated.
“Owner surrenders are up 60% all through the nation as a result of individuals are having to make the arduous alternative of whether or not to feed their families
BDRR is the largest no-kill dog rescue within the nation. Simmons stated the group’s Palm Beach location presently has 750 canines ready to be adopted.
A brand new 100-acre rehabilitation, medical and adoption facility was just lately opened in Shorter, Ala. in an effort to save lots of extra canines from euthanasia and to function a hub to move canines to the Northeast.
“How can people help,?” Tucker Carlson requested.
“You can please come adopt one of these dogs, there’s so many that need homes – or donate. Donations keep us going. Go to our website at bdrr.org and help us save more lives,” Simmons responded.