January 19, 2018

Meet Roofus

Meet Roofus

We have another deserving adoptable for your eyes, Bradenton! Check out Roofus! Roofus is a blue and white male Pit Bull Terrier mix. He is eight years old and weighs in at 71 pounds.  This handsome boy was turned into Bishop SPCA Animal Shelter back in May because his previous owners’ child ended up being […]

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! […]

Elated Eva

Elated Eva

It’s almost time to turn the clocks back for daylight savings time. Get out and about with your canine companion and soak up all the sun you can stand. Looking for another pup addition in your home? Check out your adoptable dog of the week, Eva the short coat Pointer mix. Eva here is a […]

Trick or Treat? Meet Kirby!

Trick or Treat? Meet Kirby!

Dressing up for Halloween can be so much fun, especially when it comes to creative costumes for animals. Don’t have a pet to dress up? We can fix that for you, no problem! Meet your adoptable dog of the week, Kirby. Kirby here is a handsome male Border Terrier mix.  He weighs 57 pounds and […]

Breed Profile: Siberian Husky

One of the oldest breed of dogs in the world, Siberian Huskies originate from Siberia, where they were bred to pull heavy loads across harsh, freezing conditions. Once they made it to Alaska during the Gold Nome Rush, Huskies became famous for their dog sledding abilities, but did you know that their outgoing and gentle […]

Breed Profile: German Shorthaired Pointer

While the exact origin of the German Shorthaired Pointer is unknown, what is known is that they were bred to create an enthusiastic weekend hunting dog that also made a great family companion and watchdog. What resulted was a dog with the clean lines, keen nose, and good looks of a Pointer, as well as […]

Happy, Homeless Noah

Happy, Homeless Noah

Noah here is a 2 year old Australian Shepherd/Cattle dog mix. He was brought to Bishop Animal Shelter because his owner was forced to give him up after he himself became homeless. Noah weighs just under 40 pounds and is completely house trained. The shelter is unsure if he is good with children or other […]

Rottweiler Profile

Rottweiler Profile

by Lauren R. Tharp Opinions of Rottweilers vary wildly.  While many remember Alexandra Day’s Good Dog, Carl children’s book series, still more remember the breed as the “evil” dogs from The Omen. The one thing everyone seems to agree on?  Rottweilers make excellent guard dogs!  Most commonly used as guard dogs, this breed is also […]

Breed Profile: Manchester Terrier

by Lauren R. Tharp A descendent of the “original” terrier (the Black and Tan Terrier!), the Manchester Terrier originated in England and was specifically bred to hunt rats!  This breed is still adept at hunting small vermin and remains a favorite dog of terrier-lovers everywhere.  The Manchester Terrier was officially recognized as a breed by […]