Chilly the Super-Collar-Model

I had no idea then that Chilly belonged with me, and it would take two more failed adoptions, two years and an ultimatum before my girl finally came home.

Back to School for Our Dogs

August 31, 2012 by  
Filed under Great Family Dogs, Stories

As kids go back to school, here at StubbyDog, we are busy thinking about canine academia! So we asked our Facebook fans, “Who has completed obedience classes with their dog? What type? What was your favorite thing about them? “


August 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Rescue Dog of the Week

He’s a bit of a unique dog, looking for a very special home. Not only is Ziggy deaf, but he is what we call “a character”. He’s very smart, and will do absolutely anything for food.

Buddy’s Journey

August 15, 2012 by  
Filed under Service and Therapy Dogs, Stories

“The very first pit bull type therapy dog here at CHOC Children’s Hospital.” That’s what I overheard my mom boasting about the other day, and from the reactions she gets, it seems like a pretty big deal.

Three’s a Charm

July 3, 2012 by  
Filed under Second Chances, Stories

I always thought I could never foster. I would often volunteer to walk dogs or play with them on weekends, but I always thought fostering would be way too hard and that I’d never be able to let them go after forming a strong bond with them.

Peaches The Wonder Pit

I fell in love with her at first sight. We normally don’t find foster homes for adult dogs, but I couldn’t resist bringing her home with me that night. She was a little nervous at first, but soon figured out that the sofa was soft, the treats were yummy, and the cat was friendly.

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