I need words! Let’s have a caption contest! Whoever can post the best captions for the photos by Sunday wins a free Lost Souls: Found! book download (any Lost Souls: FOUND! book of your choice). 1. 2. 3. 4.
Erika Pinkoczi, an author from Lost Souls: FOUND! Inspiring Stories About Dogs, has generously offered to donate $100 to the rescue of a randomly-selected winner’s choice if we can hit 1,111 members on the Happy Tails Books Facebook page by 1-11-11. Up For Pups has offered to match it, so the total is $200. All [...]
Today Susan Sterritt recognizes Conni and Chris Jones of Breeder Release Adoption Service: I would like to thank Conni and Chris Jones. This couple started a rescue group on their own. They have rescued an estimated 350 dogs annually.Conni drives 2,000 miles round trip once a month picking up 30-40 dogs from breeders and auctions. [...]
We could all take a lesson from Zoey and her sister: Allowing negative things in our pasts to keep us down is not productive. It doesn’t make us happier, healthier, or more prosperous. Letting those things go and living in the moment like Zoey’s sister allows us to accept whatever love and happiness comes our way, leading to a more fulfilling, less stressful life. Let’s face it, both good and bad things happen in life. If we can dwell on the good things, we would all be much happier.
Last week we asked people to write in with their favorite memories about their pets, stating that someone would win a free set of Happy Tails Books stationery. The randomly selected winner is Jennifer Kimberlin! She posted: I had a white boxer girl from a mill that we fostered. She was the typical mill girl [...]
Dallas Rising from Small Dog Rescue of MN would like to recognize two volunteers who have made a big difference: I’d like to thank Kelly Greene and Erin Underbakke. The dedication these two women have to rescue is phenomenal and if it weren’t for their friendship and support, I don’t know that I would still [...]
Becky Altringer wrote to honor Kathryn Segura of Pet Detectives and Rescue Fund: I would like to publicly thank Kathryn Segura for her time, compassion, and wisdom that she provides to Pet Detectives and Rescue Fund. Kathryn is always willing to pitch in to help and she gets the job done right the first time. [...]
Olive is a very sweet girl who is proving a bit of a challenge…to photograph! This little wiggle-butt never stops moving, except when she is sleeping (which is most of the time when she’s not moving and is certainly not very interesting to photograph). Yesterday was Olive’s first time on a real hike after spending [...]
Well, I’ve got to give them credit for trying a second time. My friends, who had Olive shipped here from NE to be their new dog, felt so bad about Olive not working out that we had another play date with them. I wasn’t convinced it was a match made in heaven, as Olive really [...]
Brujac is a rescue dog who is featured on the cover of Lost Souls: Found! Inspiring Stories About German Shepherd Dogs. His mom, Diane, just sent me the following update: My GSD cover boy, Brujac, is doing great! He’s getting all the love that he can stand! He continues training, as this will be an [...]