Therapy Dog Surrendered to Shelter

StubbyDog was lucky enough to meet Aubrey this weekend and if there ever was a dog born to become a therapy dog, to bring peace to whomever she is around, it is Aubrey.  To say this dog is special is not enough.  Surrounded by other adoptable dogs and people at an adoption event, she was […]

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Bonnie Blue: Just Special!

By: Monica L. Collins Bonnie Blue was born beautiful, and blind. Her original owner left her at a kill shelter, just tossing her away for not being “perfect.” She was very close to being euthanized, but Noah’s Arks Rescue saved the day and took her in.  They took great care of her and got her […]

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“Maybe” is Definitely a Catch!

By Lynn Utecht BS, CVT   This is my Second Hand Hounds foster ‘Maybe.’  After being found as a stray, the police had brought her to impound at South Saint Paul Animal Hospital. No one came to claim her and it was very obvious she recently had puppies. I thought ‘how sad.’ I continued to […]

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Meet Jambo: Trick Dog Champion and Much More!

By Louise Stapleton-Frappell Jambo is the first Staffordshire Bull Terrier to be a Trick Dog Champion. He’s trained with only Positive Reinforcement and is helping break the Bully Breed stereotype! Jambo is always hard at work – either working on his tricks, promoting positive reinforcement training, or helping fight breed discriminatory laws. Jambo was born […]

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Military Dad Deployed, Spud Needs a New Home

Meet Spud, a very handsome Pit Bull Terrier that was brought to the Pet Rescue Center in Mission Viejo, California when his dad was called to duty overseas. Spud loves everyone he meets, walks great on leash, is housebroken and very smart. He knows commands like sit, lay down, shake, high five, stay and takes […]

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Havarti: The BEST dogs wait the LONGEST!

Affectionately known as “The Cheeseman” (who happens to have his own Facebook page!) Havarti has been in rescue in Ontario since he was just a wee pup – almost a year to be exact. Sweet and soulful, this young man has had a bit of an uphill battle.  He was mislabeled as a baby, so […]

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Princess: Bomb Sniffing Dog, Victim of Breed Discrimination

By Humane Society for Hamilton County Princess has spent most of her life with us at the Humane Society for Hamilton County. She arrived as a lost puppy in August 2007, and she stole everyone’s heart. Just 10 weeks old at the time, her puppy breath was intoxicating! She got adopted almost immediately; I mean […]

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Say Hello to Athens!

By Rachel Johnson Little Friends Foundation, a not-for profit 501(c)(3) animal shelter/rescue, was founded 2 years ago.  The founders have provided the majority of our funding since day one.  Sadly, we have recently been informed that they will no longer be providing this funding and that we are to be shut down at the end […]

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Say Hello to these Pocket-Sized Sisters!

By Brooke Bourgeois, Jefferson Parish Animal Shelter On the morning of September 3rd, staff arrived to the shelter to find that 2 pit mixes had been thrown over the shelter’s fence during the late night hours on the previous night. Both girls were skin and bones, covered in fleas, and the smaller girl, Twiggy, was […]

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Meet Ms. Moo!

Hi! I am Ms. Moo and I am the happiest, silliest dog you will ever meet.  I am a total goofball and clown.  I love all people, especially kids and my favorite thing to do is to play with other dogs, so if you’re looking for a playmate for one of your four-legged family members, […]

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