Blog Entries ( dog rescue )

How to Make Your Rescue Dog Feel at Home

August 20th, 2014
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Kudos on bringing home a rescue dog! It certainly takes a lot of will and determination to rescue a dog from a pet shelter instead of purchasing one. You should be proud of yourself for taking the first step to saving a life despite knowing that you might not have a smooth road ahead. Some rescue dogs may have a behavioral problem. When we brought Collie ...

Local dogs’ charity receives quirky new visitor centre

August 4th, 2014
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Tiger Log Cabins has completed a new log cabin for local UK charity West Yorkshire Dog Rescue (WYDR). The purpose-built visitor centre will enhance the operations of WYDR, a charity that temporarily re-homes dogs in volunteers’ homes in order to minimise the distress associated with kennel environments. The charity – which relies entirely on public donations – then works to match them to suitable ...

Wheely adorable! The disabled dog recused from animal control who uses a pink WHEELCHAIR to go for walks

April 30th, 2014
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Abandoned by her owners at just two months old and born with two paralysed front legs, Daisy had a tough start to life life. The Brussels Griffon and Terrier cross was moments from death after being discovered by an animal control officer who scheduled for her to be euthanised after no owners came forward. However, at the last minute she was saved by A Home 4 Ever ...

Hank the Dog officially makes Milwaukee Brewers roster

March 15th, 2014
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Hank the Brewers dog is coming home. The ballpark pup will join Milwaukee Brewers executives and others on a chartered Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix to Milwaukee Sunday night. County Executive Chris Abele and Mayor Tom Barrett are expected to be on hand to shake paws with Hank when he arrives. Hank will be "paws down" in Milwaukee at 6:25 p.m., said Brewers Chief Operating Officer Rick Schlesinger. "Hank is leaving Phoenix for the ...

Family’s dog fostering leads to adoption

March 4th, 2013
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Ray Line never had been a dog person, but Sully didn’t know that. As Line sat on a couch in his Mira Mesa living room, Sully, a little dachshund-beagle mix, burrowed into his lap as Line rubbed his ears. Line was explaining how he and his wife, Jennifer, volunteered to provide a foster home for Sully while Second Chance Dog Rescue found him a home. After caring ...