03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Web Site Saves Death Row Dogs

Maxwell wasn't all bad; he just had a lot of energy. And that hangdog face? Well, it didn't mean he was guilty, he just couldn't help it.

But his number was up. And at 9 months old, he had been sentenced to death by lethal injection.

Fortunately for the lab-whippet mix, help was on the way.

"Within a day or two of posting on, we found him a great owner," said Paula Werner, program manager at Lake County Animal Care and Control in California.

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