#PawPromise Adoptable Dog of the Week: Dottie

Hi! My name is Dottie, and I’m psyched for the sight of athletes from around the world gathering for the 2016 Olympic summer games in Rio. I’m “going for the gold,” too– I’m trying to win a pet parent’s heart of gold! Not to brag or anything, but I’m a bit of an athlete myself. […]

#PawPromise Adoptable Dog of the Week: Trail

Ready to travel down the road of life with a pet parent, Trail is hoping that the start of the new year means the start of a new life in a forever home! A fun-loving Staffordshire Bull Terrier/Labrador Retriever, Trail’s tail wags non-stop when he spots a toy or a treat. Whether playing outdoors or […]

Dog in Olympic Torch Relay Needs a Home

The steady stream of athletes who are making their way to London for the start of the 2012 Olympic games may have their hearts set on a gold medal, but the orphan dog who jogged alongside a sports star on day 66 of the Olympic torch relay hopes that his moment of Olympic glory wins […]

Olympic Flame Travels to Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

As the Olympic flame moved through the streets of London on July 23rd its light illuminated not only the tradition of ¬†international competition, but also the need to heed the option of adoption as it passed by Battersea Dogs & Cats Home. A multi-pet parent to three Staffordshire Bull Terriers and two French Bulldogs, England […]

Best Rescue Story Award Presented to Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Although he succumbed to his injuries weeks before the awards presentation, the spirit of Robbie– a three-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier who suffered severe burns at the hands of dog fighters– was felt by those who were touched by his tale during the third annual Burgess Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards, held March 9, 2012 at the […]