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 […]

Long-time Resident Seeks Lasting Love

Long-time Resident Seeks Lasting Love

This week we’re giving a long-time shelter resident another shot here at Bradenton Dog. Cato here was originally posted back in November of 2011 and he is still in the adoptable circle at Bishop Animal Shelter. Almost 3 years since he came under our radar. Cato here is a male, short-coat Rottweiler/German Shepherd mix. He […]

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. […]

Loyal Lola

Loyal Lola

This week’s adoptable dog of the week has unlimited love to give – check out Lola. This female Beagle and Chihuahua mix is a loyal dog looking for her one and only. She is just a year old and weighs 22 pounds. She was brought to the shelter back in March because her previous owners […]

B for Bolt!

B for Bolt!

This week’s adoptable dog has a name that sounds like a superhero. Check out Bolt! Bolt is a great looking Shepherd mix boy. He has a cute strip of white on his nose and all white feet. Check him out – isn’t he so handsome? He is around a year and a half old and […]

Maxie the Husky

Maxie the Husky

We may not be in sled dog country, but this Husky is sure to pull on your heartstrings. Your adoptable dog of the week is Maxie. She’s a gorgeous 3 year old Husky mix. Weighing in at 50 pounds, this dog could be the star of your home. She was brought into the shelter back […]

Bushy Butch

Bushy Butch

Today’s adoptable dog of the week is a bushy boy named Butch. Butch here is an 8 year old Sheep dog mix. This handsome middle-aged pup weighs in at 50 pounds. Butch is new to the block coming in just this month, to no fault of his own, because his owner was going into a […]

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 […]

Cool Cadet

Cool Cadet

Are you on the hunt for a canine companion that’s as cool as a cucumber, Bradenton? Well then you are in luck with this adoptable dog of the week!   This cool boy’s name is Cadet. He’s a 2 year old Greyhound mix. He weighs in at 76 pounds and has been patiently waiting to […]