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Featured HLR Posts

Be Aware! Treat Deaths in Dogs

October 26, 2013

A report was released in the news October 22, 2013 that over 600 dogs have died and over 3,500 so far as sick which is linked to jerky treats made in China, according to federal animal health officials. Dogs affected have been of all ages, sizes and breeds.  They believe the illness occurs after eating [...]

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Foster Parents: Unsung Heroes of Adoption

October 26, 2013

What is a “foster family” for a dog? Great question!  “Fostering” a dog means just the same thins as fostering a child – providing the care and love of permanent parents in a short-term context for a dog in need of a home.  Dog fosters work with rescue agencies and shelters to care for dogs [...]

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10 Reasons to Adopt a Big Black Dog

10 Reasons to Adopt a Big Black Dog

July 4, 2013

10. We cannot clash with your furniture or clothing (and some of you actually worry about that). 9. We cannot clash with any collar you might choose either! Ditto for the bandannas. Accessorize us! 8. Ease of vacuuming! You can quickly spot the areas of most urgent need. 7. We hide the dirt well (doesn’t [...]

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