Tag Archives: dog

Oliver! Oliver! Never before has a dog wanted more!

Little Oliver look at that face…how cute!!! Oliver loves to be snuggled and LOVES his belly rubbed. He is 5 years old. Oliver gets along with other dogs and seems to not be bothered by cats either. He enjoys lounging on your couch or lap and is a quiet little …

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Lady Sadie

Meet Sadie, a three year old Great Dane mix, about 90 lbs. Sadie is a sweet dog, loves attention, and is enjoying her foster home’s backyard. Sadie is housetrained. She gets along with most dogs and cats. She has not had exposure to very young children. Sadie is heartworm tested, …

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Get Maddy

Maddy is 3 years old, a very sweet dog. What a precious dog she is. Only 45 lbs or so. She is intelligent, sensitive, and wants to please. Her breed mix of collie and heeler means that she is incredibly smart and needs a home where she has activities or …

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Golly Gomer

Meet Gomer We aren’t going to lie to you….Gomer is a moody dog sometimes. But, he is also a very affectionate loving dog to those he knows and trusts. Gomer lived with a busy family with young children who pestered Gomer, so he developed trust issues. Offense is his defense. …

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Anyone want a Cookie?

Cookie is 5 years old, a beautiful pom, a sweet girl and just recently rescued from a puppymill. She is a tiny 9 lbs. Because she is new to the big happy human world, she will take some time to adjust and build confidence. She will need a patient and loving adopter who will give Cookie time to blossom and become the dog she was meant to be. But she appears to be an outgoing wee dog and will do just great!

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Rebel Rebel

Rebel is a typical pug in all ways. He is sensitive and means well. Like a little hummingbird on perpetual motion, Rebel is an active dog and will benefit from a pug loving adopter! Rebel was born on September 23, 2012. He’s a bit shy when meeting new people, but …

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Loki is not puny!

Loki is a Labrador Retriever Mix Loki is a young dog, appr 6 monthes old, and as such still has some puppy-energy to be burned. He is a very friendly boy and loves to be near his people. He lives amicably with a resident cat and two other large dogs …

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There is nothing rotten about Miranda!

Miranda is approx 6 weeks old. She was found in a box at the side of the road. She’s a very happy puppy and quite smart as well. Miranda is being fostered in a home with two older dogs so she can learn doggy lessons. Ideally Miranda should go into …

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Being Malkovich

Malkovic is a Labrador Retriever/Shepherd Mix “What a great dog! Malkovich is a sweet boy that loves to give kisses. He walks fantastic with a harness and has tons of energy to burn. He does get sidetracked from time to time so some work on this would be beneficial. Malko …

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First World Whining

Greetings my gentle readers to another installment of the “Be Yourself, Often” blog. A time when we can step back and reflect on the moments that are and the week that was and reflect and wonder about the footprints in the sand that we have made on the beach of …

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Foster Homes Urgently Needed

The weather is turning cold, and the poor cats living outside have such a hard life. Would you consider being a foster home for a cat or kitten to save their lives? Tommie and Katen are gorgeous young male cats, who are in temporary shelter. But they need, and deserve, a warm house to …

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Sheena Needs A Home

This pretty 2 yar old black lab was rescued from the St. Thomas City Pound. She is a gorgeous girl, sleek, and agile. Sheena is an extremely active dog, and she needs a fenced in yard and daily exercise. She is good with other dogs and cats, and has been good with the …

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Special Needs

Little Tigger is a older male toy poodle, who recently needed emergency surgery to remove a life threatening bladder stone. He is such a sweet dog. So far this summer, ABCR has treated dogs with heartworm, parvo, and now surgery for Tigger. Will you contribute towards the vet fund to …

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Pound Dogs

The St. Thomas Pound is filling up quicker than we can help the dogs to safety or get vet care. The pound provides no formal temperament assessment or vet care. The number of abandoned stray dogs in the pound puts a lot of pressure on volunteers to provide everything the …

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LOST- Yorkie Bichon named Lily

Lily has run away, she is a 1 1/2 year old yorkie bichon.  she is black and tan.  run away from maple street area in st thomas.  family is very sad, if you see her please contact us.  thanks

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The pound is getting full!

Summer is always the hardest time in dog rescue. Money is tight, foster homes are away on vacation, and the pound fills up quickly. Here are 2 nice dogs in the St. Thomas City pound. Please consider being a foster home, or a permanent home for these abandoned dogs? Luke …

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Good golly Sweet Holly

SWEET HOLLY Holly is about 2 to 3 years old. She was abandoned at the St. Thomas City pound with her puppies. Holly is now ready for her forever home. She is a sweet girl, very sensitive, and highly intelligent. She would do best in a quiet home with active …

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Ellie Mae is looking for a home

Its a Walk in The Park to Adopt a Senior Dog Ellie Mae was rescued from the St. Thomas City Pound. Because she is an older dog, she gets passed by for younger dogs or puppies. But Ellie Mae deserves a forever home too. She has been waiting a long …

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The littlest Hobo

Hobo was found as a lost dog near Sparta, and no owner came to get him. Hobo was so depressed and upset at the pound. His heart was broken at the pound. It was a great pleasure to get him into our adoption program. He is doing great in his foster home. Hobo is about [...]

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Fawn Pug has returned home!!

Remember that fawn pug who went walkabout? Well he has been returned home, but he didn’t send any postcards so we don’t know where he was but we can assume he has a nice vacation! I don’t have much to say so here is some more information about pugs. The …

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