A Tale of Two Therapy Dogs

October 10, 2012 by  
Filed under Service and Therapy Dogs, Stories

As an inherently romantic society, many of us love talking about how we were “born to” do something. “I was born to run.” “He was born a gifted writer.” “I was born to be a teacher.” In reality, the only things we were born to do are eat, sleep, breathe and be social.

Changing Hearts and Minds is Pit-acular!

October 9, 2012 by  
Filed under Uncategorized

Dogs, wine, good friends (old and new), beautiful fall scenery … we can’t think of a better way to spend a Sunday! Our event this past weekend at Barrel Oak Winery in Delaplane, Va., was not only a fun way for StubbyDog supporters to meet, greet and share stories, it was an amazing opportunity for us to do what we do best … change public perception about pit bulls.

Together We Can Make a Big Difference

September 26, 2012 by  
Filed under Stories

This has been a dream come true for a multitude of reasons. As advocates we have an excellent opportunity to communicate to the public an accurate interpretation of pit bulls and address the discrimination their guardians face every day. It allows us an opportunity to change those stigmas and perceptions.

Promoting Adoptions Through Art

September 17, 2012 by  
Filed under Headlines, Stories

My love for animals began as a young child, and as soon as I was old enough to volunteer, I signed up with my local animal shelter. It wasn’t until a few years, after I took a job as a veterinary assistant, that I started painting pets.

It Pays to be SUPER!

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Headlines

Now that the voting stage is over and you’re all anxiously await the announcement of the members of the Superhero program (Squad, Superheroes in Training and Super-bassadors), we want to tell you all about some of the excitement we have in store over the next several weeks as we put our Superheroes through the intensive “StubbyDogification” process and continue to raise funds for this campaign.

What Superhero Would Your Dog Be?

August 3, 2012 by  
Filed under Great Family Dogs, Stories

In honor of our Superhero Squad we asked our Facebook fans, ’If your dog was a superhero which one would he/she be and why?’