October 20, 2017

Breed Profile: Yorkshire Terrier

Breed Profile: Yorkshire Terrier

by Lauren R. Tharp Known as “Yorkies” to those who love them, the Yorkshire Terrier originated in Yorkshire, England (how appropriate, no?) where they were originally used to catch rats in clothing mills. Perky, fun, and utterly adorable, this toy breed was first recognized by the AKC in 1885 and currently reigns as the third […]

Oliver’s Opus

Oliver's Opus

Hello Bradenton! We’re bring you another adoptable dog of the week for you to consider opening your heart and home to. Meet Oliver! This handsome black and white chap is brimming with love and sweetness! Oliver is a 9 year old Labrador Retriever mix.  He’s a big boy, weighing in at 74 pounds. He was kept indoors in his last home and he […]

Special Indeed

Special Indeed

Today’s adoptable dog of the week is a special young girl. Meet Skylar! Skylar here is a one year old female Australian Shepherd mix. She weighs 44 pounds and was brought to the shelter back in November of last year because she was not being good with the other pets in the household. Skylar has […]

A New Year – A New Promise

A New Year - A New Promise

The new year has almost arrived. 2014 promises to be a new beginning for many and for the large number of homeless dogs – it’s no exception. Feast your eyes upon Scooby, your adoptable dog of the week. Scooby here has a big heart and a big smile. This young 4 year old is searching […]

All I Want For Christmas Is You!

All I Want For Christmas Is You!

Bishop Animal Shelter is brimming full of dogs and cats looking for a little love and a forever home. Check out your adoptable dog of the week – Penny. Penny here is a cute little female Dachshund. She is 6 years old and weighs in at 13 pounds. She was brought into the shelter back […]

Foxy Ladies Seeking Love

Foxy Ladies Seeking Love

It’s time to check out your adoptable dog of the week, Bradenton. Get ready to fall in love with Penny and Nicole. These two bonded ladies are 11 year old Fox Terriers. Penny (right) is the smallest of the two, weighing in at 6 pounds and Nicole (left) is 13 pounds. Both were brought into […]

Snuggly Sinny

Snuggly Sinny

Looking for a new fur family member? You’ve come to the right place! Meet your adoptable dog of the week, sweet Sinny. Sinny here is a lovely black female pug. This 6 year old darling was brought to the shelter because her previous owners didn’t want to pay a veterinary bill. Isn’t that such a […]

Meet Edgar the Schnauzer

Meet Edgar the Schnauzer

October is almost here! For us Floridians, this means a vast amount of outside activities are almost upon us. Many of which, are extremely dog friendly. Check out our calendar of events AND take a gander at your adoptable dog of the week! Meet Edgar: Edgar here is cute little a male Schnauzer mix  He […]

Summertime Blues

Summertime Blues

The summer can be a hot, lonely existence at an animal shelter. If you’re in search of the perfect canine companion for your home then check out a deserving adoptable dog right here in Bradenton. Meet Emma! Emma is a beautiful female Beagle mix. She is approximately 10 months old and weighs in at just […]

Sasquatch the Shepherd mix

Sasquatch the Shepherd mix

Don’t let this 100% humidity get you down. Cheer up with the smiling face of Sasquatch, your adoptable dog of the week ready and willing to give 100% of his love. Sasquatch here is a male Bloodhound and Shepherd mix.  He is young at heart but is around 8 years old and weighs 102 pounds. […]