Category: Abandoned Babies


Abandoned Newborn’s Mother Goes to Police

The mother of an abandoned newborn came forward this week, claiming she thought leaving her baby girl in a church bathroom was the right thing to do.


Baby With Umbilical Cord Still Attached Abandoned in Atlanta

Police in Atlanta are trying to locate the mom of a baby that was found abandoned on the doorstep on Monday.


Newborn Baby Found Abandoned In Stroller in LA

While out on Monday evening, Alex Diaz spotted a stroller, but thought it was empty and discarded.

Less than 12 hours later, during a walk with his boys the same stroller was still there so he took a closer look and found a baby with his umbilical cord still attached.


Baby Dumped in Madrid Garbage Bin in “Healthy Condition” after Harrowing Rescue

Rafael Dieguez hadn’t set out to become a hero early Wednesday morning; he only intended to walk his two dogs. But a hero is exactly what he became after stopping to help what he thought was a small animal inside an underground rubbish bin.


Woman Charged After Baby Is Found Abandoned At The Side Of The Road

Residents in the town of Pasadena were shocked to find a 6-week-old baby girl still buckled into her infant seat abandoned at the side of the road just before midnight on Saturday night.


Newborn Found Abandoned In Remote Russian Forest

A newborn is lucky to be alive after she was discarded in the Russian woods shortly after her birth. Found by a man who took a shortcut to work, the tiny three-day old baby was covered in ant bites and still had her umbilical cord attached.


Cleft Lip and Palate Baby Rescued after Being Buried Alive for Eight Days

Near a cemetery in China, a newborn baby was abandoned, buried alive in a cardboard box at what can only be seen as an unmarked grave. But eight days later, that child was rescued. Miraculously, he survived and is currently in the hospital recovering.


Family Credited for Saving Newborn Who Was Abandoned In Dumpster

In a case of the right place and time, a Myrtle Beach family has been credited with saving the life of a newborn baby girl who was wrapped in a plastic bag and discarded in a dumpster.


Cat Saves Abandoned Baby in Russia

Often we read about man’s best friend going above and beyond to save members of their family or helpless little ones, but today a fluffy feline is getting the credit for keeping an abandoned baby alive.


Police Search For Mom After South Carolina Infant Is Abandoned in Bathroom Stall

Authorities in Chesterfield, South Carolina are desperately searching for the mother of an infant that was found in a bathroom stall at a local government building. Shortly after 5 p.m. On December 30th, an employee at the Chesterfield County Health Department discovered a newborn baby girl on the floor of a bathroom stall.


Teen Charged After Toddler Is Injured and Abandoned In Recycling Bin

A 22-month-old girl is lucky to be alive after she was injured and abandoned in a recycling bin by a 17-year-old male, police in Manitoba report.