Rescue of a senior dog by the freeway could have gone horribly wrong!
Max could have ran in any direction he wanted, but he knew that the chance of dying that day was real!
I am so grateful to Danhy Drago for texting me about this rescue, for finding the exact location (it wasn't simple), and for joining me on this mission. It was cute to see a text reading "If anyone can rescue this dog, that's you" 😊
It was cool to have other neighbors join the effort at the end!
Lately the whole #HopeForPaws team has spent quite a lot of time in sewers and storm drains... i'm not sure what's up with that. The previous video I posted was also in the sewer:
and another recent one with Loreta:
and another one with JoAnn:
and one with Terri from Foxy and the Hounds:
I hope you will enjoy all of them :-)
Please do me a favor, call your vet and make sure the information on your pet's microchip is current (address, phone numbers, emails, etc). Trust me, you don't want to scramble and figure it out should an emergency come up. Being prepared is the best!
#DogRescue #SewerRescue

  • Boxer Delta
    Boxer Delta

    😭😭😢Final 😂👌

  • Sunita R
    Sunita R

    I have a doubt 🧐🧐

  • Robin Apps
    Robin Apps

    Happy he made it home.xxxxx



  • dehebhbnejnwe

    Eldad you're a hero 👌

  • Howard Beale
    Howard Beale

    He didn’t seem too happy to be home. I wonder if he didn’t run away from a bad situation and not fireworks.

  • Valerie C.
    Valerie C.


  • Jeniffer Brandt
    Jeniffer Brandt

    Didn't see Max a bit happy to return home...

  • qbradq

    Eldad you are so boss crawling through sewers to save animals. I could never do that.

  • Krishna Ben
    Krishna Ben

    Thank you very much for rescuing poor dog, God bless you all .🙏🙏🙏🙏🐶🐶🐶🐶🐶👋👋👋👋

  • Esprit_Tikky

    Sry but something is wrong..he dt seems happy at all to comeback home...(i save animals too) i hope i m wrong....🤔

  • Derrik

    I hate fireworks, we keep our dogs inside during 4th of July and New Years for this exact reason. I don't care who you are, or if you've done a great many things in life, if you're the firework type of person, I have zero respect for you, because knowingly partaking in an act where this could be the result makes you a shitty person.

  • CA2SD

    💔I’m sorry but he didn’t seem happy nor the owners seem grateful for all the hard work. Maybe it was just not captured. What an amazing courageous job you guys do.🙌🏻

  • LisaR777

    I'm always amazed at how few of these dogs are aggressive. Glad to see this gentle dog was not injured from his fireworks scare, and returned to his home.

  • Awakeinidy

    Max didn’t seem happy to be home. Hopefully it’s a good home.

  • Tengah OFFICIAL
    Tengah OFFICIAL

    Eldad, you're a hero! :D

  • Sandra Lutz-Rodriguez
    Sandra Lutz-Rodriguez

    freeway rescues have to be the most dangerous and nerve-wracking situations. Your calm demeanor and experience speak for themselves! Thank you so much for rescuing this boxer.

  • Allison

    He is so clam. He may be vegetarian.

  • Rio Henry
    Rio Henry

    Fireworks should be banned

  • Ruthi makoff
    Ruthi makoff

    We3ll done Eldad and co.

  • Robyn Blake
    Robyn Blake

    Great effort! Shout out for the volunteers!

  • Heart Broken Kitsune
    Heart Broken Kitsune

    I thought some random person was sing in the sewers.... I was like wth is that at first

  • Inosha Pathirage
    Inosha Pathirage


  • george george
    george george

    I still can't figure out why people don't microchip their animals. It's so easy, and there's places that do it for free or low cost.

  • winder zhao
    winder zhao

    According to Eldad every animal is a good boy or girl no matter what. We all should live with that mindset while also being safe.

  • Sherry Roberts
    Sherry Roberts

    It NEVER ceases to amaze me the true heart all of you have to save these animals. How freaking dangerous this mission was! BRAVO!! With all that crawling in those sewer lines, I'm surprised Eldad doesn't come down with some illness!

  • angryadrien

    What a stressful but successful situation

  • Robin Harris
    Robin Harris

    Boxer dogs are the best and that sweet old gray faced boy!!

  • Deena K
    Deena K

    Its not the right home if his parents left him outside to be scared of fireworks. ALL PET OWNERS NEED TO KEEP THEIR PETS INDOORS WHEN THERE ARE FIREWORKS.....SHAME ON THAT FAMILY.....

  • Deena K
    Deena K

    Awesome job Aldad..... but a pit bull jumped its fence and bit my baby 4 lb Yorkie and killed it instantly.... sorry, id o not like pit bulls at all.

  • Moises Ruiz
    Moises Ruiz

    Cuando se quiere hacer algo bueno para los animalitos,no hay impedimento para los rescatistas. Voluntad PURA.

  • Jacob Ellis
    Jacob Ellis

    lol that singing while crawling threw the sewer. I would of begged for her to stop now he had to deal with spiders and psychological fear.

  • ONLY CHEMISTRY By Deepalika
    ONLY CHEMISTRY By Deepalika

    Daring job did by these peoples👏👏

  • Lynne Trathen
    Lynne Trathen

    Oh no!! no way am I crawling through that 😂😂 well done 👍

  • auttie

    God bless you for everything that you do! I was able to donate and it was the easiest thing I’ve ever done. I highly encourage everyone to donate. Imagine if all the subscribers here would just donate five dollars! It would it do so much for this organization.

  • Rose

    he reminds me of the old boxer that my family used to have. he was SUPER gentle and loving, amazing with kids and was trained as a therapy dog; he would go to the library and kids who struggled with reading could read to him, I'm sure there were other things he did but this was when I was like 7 so I don't remember a lot. definitely miss him 😢

  • Lisa Craigo
    Lisa Craigo

    Im glad to see that he is safe keep doing this because its amazing

  • Ann clark
    Ann clark

    U GUYS R THEE BEST EVER, GOD BLESS U ALL!!!🤗😍😘🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾

  • dreamer beautiful
    dreamer beautiful

    I always think all pet owners should keep in mind fireworks are so scared to death to their pets, especially dogs. All animal shelters should e-mail the fact in advance whenever the fourth of July, Independence celebration is just around the corner. I'm so happy he returned safely to his dearest mom safely.

  • Samantha mother of cats
    Samantha mother of cats

    What a sweet boy, so glad he had a family that didnt give up on him and took him back.

  • Wolfie_CatLover

    Man we she started singing.. I thought I was going to get murdered! That was so creepy

  • Zilelinho Officiel
    Zilelinho Officiel

    Power of 💚 👏 🇲🇦

  • Alex Xela
    Alex Xela

    I'm so relieved he had a home! I love this dog!

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  • quinndamighty

    This dude is mah frickle frekkin hero. I so badly wanna help when i get older

  • Antoine ZS
    Antoine ZS

    Grasias por rescatalo Maria luz petru

  • Alexandre S.
    Alexandre S.

    Judging by how the kid and the women reacted I still wonder if the dogs ok 1month later... Even the dog reaction doesn't seem legit... Compare to dog welcoming soldier home like even if the dog's old his reaction to a loving familly would have been different.. I don't trust them at all . Still love the video good work to you and your crew.

  • brenda faver
    brenda faver

    why don't you bring hamburgers anymore?

  • Rosa Deia
    Rosa Deia

    Que gente más MARAVILLOSA!! Con cuanto cariño rescatan a los pobres animalitos. MARAVILLOSOS!!!!🤗🤗😙😙😙😍😍😍

  • Payom Panichagorn
    Payom Panichagorn


  • Amber Collins
    Amber Collins

    How would a grown dog be in a sewage ? I think it is helpful to know a lil story or what Eldad knows how can a dog get there ? Kitty because falls thru road drain , but , how a big dog ?

  • Porter Roth
    Porter Roth

    God bless you guys for saving this dog ❤️❤️❤️

  • Linda Burt
    Linda Burt

    I have a Boxer mix and I can tell if she's happy, sad, nervous just by looking at her eyes. When I saw Max's sad brown eyes I just about started bawling. Thankfully he got to go home.

  • Respect to Bikers
    Respect to Bikers

    5:10 somehow I started to panic as I heard the “singing” 😪 you know which movie I mean 😅

  • Maurice Powers
    Maurice Powers


  • Adelyn fish
    Adelyn fish

    your videos make me so happy thank you for making the world a better place

  • Jamie Lee Ashton
    Jamie Lee Ashton

    Awwww 🥰🥰

  • ssssssss

    I am SO GLAD that this rescue ended with a happy ending. It’s so amazing to see pets get back to their owners. Please, people, if you can please MICROCHIP YOUR PETS!

  • Zahir Abbas Mogul
    Zahir Abbas Mogul

    Man u r very brave and a very kind hearted human being to in that tunnel just seeing the video i was getting safocated...

  • Kiko Mac
    Kiko Mac

    Hmmm looked real happy to be home....

  • Charla Meengs
    Charla Meengs

    i watch aton of ur vids and u keep on earning alot of money, keep up the good work!

  • rf b
    rf b

    Every cat and dog should have a collar with immunization and ID tags including their name and the phone number for their family. For added safety get them microchipped!!

  • yes2day100

    Man endangered his life for sure on those freeways. Props.

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    IM IM


  • Heikki Remes
    Heikki Remes

    Good work

  • Sensual ASMR
    Sensual ASMR


  • Sibapada Das
    Sibapada Das

    This man can get anywhere to save a dog

  • Ezway Ocho
    Ezway Ocho

    When he saw his owner though... He was like, "meh" 😒 😳

  • Nidhi Bhandari
    Nidhi Bhandari

    Love and care for you poor old dog.

  • Jamier Hull
    Jamier Hull

    He thx hooman🙂

  • Carol Vasconcellos
    Carol Vasconcellos

    Fico pensando se alguem da familia nao abandonou de propósito só por ser idoso 😭 Parabens pelo resgate! Voces sao demais! 👏👏👏👏❤

  • Terree Moore
    Terree Moore

    just sent all of u....

  • Terree Moore
    Terree Moore

    i cry at all the rescues u all do.. but they are for happy tears... i so admire u all for what u do for all the street dogs u help..and the ones that get lost from their people... bless u all from the bottom of my heart.. i wish more people was like u...


    You guys are amazing!!! I always got goosebumps when I see how u rescue animals. Thank god that are still good people exists in this planet.

  • Martyna S.
    Martyna S.

    This dog is so traumatized ... shocking. He can barely accept his previous owners..

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    maya farran


  • Francia Lua
    Francia Lua

    I love happy endings.

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  • Elisa Clark
    Elisa Clark

    I'm sorry but I'm going to say it... that bummed me out. His owners didn't seem glad to see him and he sure didn't look happy to see them. He even ducked when the boy reached to pat his head. He's always been timid and shy? With his family? Of 8 years? Poor Max. Hey if Max's owners see this, I'll take him. I'm not judging, I realize not everybody's dogs are their life but he looks like he should be somebody's. He'll be mine and have a wonderful life with lots of love and attention and regular visits to my awesome vet. If I'm wrong and he isn't always that sad then I apologize. But if he is... Just notify me by responding to this post. ✌

  • Barbara Rosas
    Barbara Rosas

    Wow they have a big heart🥺

  • aznboycols

    Ooh...I wish he hadn't mentioned spider webs....I'm getting that itchy feeling.

  • Visfor Vegan
    Visfor Vegan

    How many of these videos have I watched that the dogs team off because of fireworks?

  • Visfor Vegan
    Visfor Vegan

    I was hoping he was microchipped when I saw his tail has been docked. I knew he had an owner at some point. He's had a tough life. He can live it out on peace.

  • Paul Allen
    Paul Allen

    He doesnt look to pumped to see his owners. Hope it all works out for him.

  • Muscles Mouse
    Muscles Mouse

    Eldad really works so hard.

  • Jay Lee
    Jay Lee

    Her singing made this feel like a horror movie......

  • Sarah Louise
    Sarah Louise

    Boxers are my heart breed. What a wonderful rescue 💕

  • Naz Kaye
    Naz Kaye

    Omg this just melts your heart. A lost dog returned to his family. He was so great full.

  • MzYoShow

    Help me understand something. Why do I cry while watching these rescues? Only Eldad rescues have me in tears.

  • HappyComfort

    Awesome 😎

  • A B
    A B

    He’s sooo cute !!

  • A B
    A B

    So dangerous! For the dog and the rescuers!

  • Maurice Tucker
    Maurice Tucker

    Home at last! Thanks Hope For Paws ! God bless you all for caring !!

  • Bean Boomz
    Bean Boomz

    i am suuuuuuuppppppeeerrrr claustrophobic and i got claustrophobic watching this

  • Solène C.
    Solène C.


  • tamara beinlich
    tamara beinlich

    Poor old man. Geez I hate it when people dump their old dogs. TY Eldad for saving him.

    • tamara beinlich
      tamara beinlich

      Aww he wasn't dumped! So glad he got to go home!

  • Sliver Halo
    Sliver Halo

    One day I am going to get a dog from hope for paws

    • John Grace
      John Grace

      For what it's worth. We 'rescued' a new dog (our 2nd) from a shelter several months ago. The 'new' dog was a senior who had spent 7 years in a kennel down south before being transported to the northeast in a last ditch effort to get him adopted out. His transformation from timid to learning how to be a dog again has been nothing short of fantastic. He may be with us only a few more days or years but his new-found personality is nothing short of fantastic to be around. Adopting a rescue animal is great...

  • Sliver Halo
    Sliver Halo

    I love him

  • Sliver Halo
    Sliver Halo

    Awww adorable

  • Teresa T
    Teresa T

    Poor sweet old man, Im so happy he got to go back home