December 17, 2017

Milk and Honey

Milk and Honey

Your adoptable dog of the week, Bradenton, is about as sweet as Milk and Honey. Honey here is a female Beagle and Labrador Retriever mix. This 7 year old lady is medium-sized coming in at 36 pounds. She was brought into the shelter in mid-April because she was an escape artist in her last home. […]

Holiday Hemmy

Holiday Hemmy

Help make a wish come true by giving this week’s adoptable dog of the week a permanent home this holiday season. Check out Hemmy! Hemmy here is a handsome male Pointer and Labrador Retriever mix. He weighs 65 pounds and he is 2 1/2 year old. Hemmy was brought to Bishop Animal Shelter back in […]

Adoptables Galore!

Adoptables Galore!

Only 11 Days til Christmas! If you’re looking for a gift that keeps on giving, consider animal adoption! Not only will you be giving a great dog a forever home but now another homeless dog will now have space and the chance for adoption, too. Check out 4 adoptable dogs for your viewing pleasure, Bradenton! […]

Make-A-Wish Come True for Katie Legs

Make-A-Wish Come True for Katie Legs

One week down, 3 weeks to go as we round out the 2012 year. Looking back on all the adoptable dogs we’ve featured, it’s come to our attention that a few STILL have yet to find homes after being cooped up in the animal shelter after a year or more – without a home to […]

Meet Gracie

Meet Gracie

Check out your adoptable dog of the week, Bradenton. Her name is Gracie and she’s ready to snuggle up at your feet. Gracie here is a short-coated female Labrador Retriever and Pointer mix. She is approximately 2 years old and weighs 44 pounds. She was brought in to Bishop SPCA Animal Shelter last month for […]

Lab Lovers: Meet Bob!

Lab Lovers: Meet Bob!

ALERT: Lab Lovers! We have a sweet senior in Bradenton just waiting for a home to live out the rest of his golden years. Bob here has a history with Bishop Animal Shelter. Originally, Bob came to Bishop’s as a young 1 year old pup. He was soon adopted and on his merry way. Unfortunately, […]

Jules for Valentine’s

Jules for Valentine's

Next week is Valentine’s Day and we’ve got the perfect sweetheart for you! Meet your Bradenton adoptable dog of the week: Jules. Jules is a beautiful female Labrador Retriever.  She is 7 1/2 year old and weighs 69 pounds. Jules was brought into Bishop Animal Shelter back in November because according to her previous owner, […]

Breed Profile: Labrador Retriever

Breed Profile:  Labrador Retriever

by Lauren R. Tharp The Labrador Retriever is the most popular dog in the United States.  (According to AKC registration records).  Once the friend of the lonely fisherman in Newfoundland, the Labrador Retriever is now a friend to everyone, around the world! Physical Traits Size & Weight: A muscular, compact-bodied dog, the Labrador Retriever generally […]