October 20, 2017

Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Looking for an idea to keep your kids off the Internet?  How about the No-Kill Pumpkin Decorating Contest?  As a benefit for Pip’s Pantry, Bayside Pet Resort has established this project to allow kids and adults to demonstrate their creativity in pumpkin decoration without ever wielding a knife. Checking around town, pumpkins are running about.49 […]

Spend Your Summertime with Sammy

Spend Your Summertime with Sammy

It’s that time again where area shelters are jammed packed full of adoptable dogs and cats awaiting their forever home. Won’t you drop by and see who’s available? Check out sweet Sammy here!   Sammy is a pretty female Pointer mix. She weighs 61 pounds and she’s around 1 1/2 years old. She was brought […]

Handsome Male Looking for Loving Mate

Handsome Male Looking for Loving Mate

Meet Max, your Bradenton adoptable dog of the week! Max here is a Sheep dog/Shepherd mix. He is 2 years old and weighs 63 pounds. Max was brought to Bishop Animal Shelter last November for not being good with other pets. His previous owner is unsure if he is good with children but did indicate […]

Breed Profile: Pugs

Breed Profile:  Pugs

by Lauren R. Tharp Rumored to have first appeared before 400 B.C., the Pug is one of the world’s oldest dog breeds.  Originating in Asia, the Pug shares a similar bloodline to that of the Pekingese. People pleasers by nature, the Pug reigns as the 12th most popular dog breed in the United States (according […]

Breed Profile: Golden Retriever

Breed Profile:  Golden Retriever

By Lauren R. Tharp The second most popular dog in the United States (according to AKC registration records), the Golden Retriever originated as a hunting dog, roaming the Scottish Highlands, in the late 1800s. Now known for being excellent guide dogs and search and rescue dogs, the Golden Retriever was officially recognized as a breed […]

Chili Dog!

Chili Dog!

Hello! My name is Chili and I am a very loveable one year old boy looking for my new forever home. Chili came to a shelter in Sarasota as a puppy at just 8 weeks old. For over a year, Chili was looked over due to being a pit mix, and he remained at the […]

Breed Profile: Beagle

Breed Profile:  Beagle

Beagle Profile by Lauren R. Tharp The Beagle: Number Five with the AKC, but Number One in Our Hearts! What do Shiloh, Snoopy, and Underdog all have in common?  They’re all Beagles!  It would be insulting to claim that a Beagle “ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog” but they are in the Hound Family.  The […]

Chance and Rebel

Chance and Rebel

Meet Chance and Rebel! These two beautiful boys are looking for a new home after their owner was diagnosed with aggressive cancer and requires prolonged treatment at Moffitt. This is a very sad situation that is forcing her to give up her two best friends. These two are very sweet dogs and have been extremely […]

Daisy Dukes!

Daisy Dukes!

Hello, Bradenton dog lovers! My name is Daisy and I’m looking for a new home in your area. Can you help? As you can see, I am a purebred beagle. I am 7 years young and full of life! I am neutered and housetrained. Do you or someone you know have room in their heart […]

Meet Manny at Dog Day Afternoon: May 14th

Meet Manny at Dog Day Afternoon:  May 14th

Dog Day Afternoon! If you have ever considered adopting a Greyhound, you’ll have a chance to meet and greet some of the wonderful dogs that are now with the Racing Dog Rescue Project on May 14th. This is Manny, I know it sounds like a guy’s name, but Manny is a five year old brindle […]