Honey, You’re Just Great

My family once owned a dog with a fierce allergy problem. His name was Sam and he suffered from horrible skin conditions for most of his life. Nothing the veterinarian gave him provided a decent means to an end for his problems – most provided no relief and those that did were detrimental to his […]

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Grey Wind ~ Adopted!

This stunning, and I mean STUNNING, Husky is coming to us from Athens. We don’t know a whole lot about him yet, but we do know he will need a crate, and a home without young children. More photos and info coming soon! Check out his Photos on Facebook! UPDATE: Grey Wind came in on […]

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John King

We had a gorgeous white Aussie and named him Anderson Cooper.  When I saw this little guy’s picture at the pound, I figured why not name him John King!  While we made a commitment to get him, his time was running out.  We are very grateful to everyone who played a part in his transport […]

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Say howdy to Chong! Chong is 2 years old and weighs 43 pounds. This gorgeous dog has a ton of energy, so he needs plenty of room to run and play. Like Cheech, he is somewhat fearful, and will need an experienced owner who’s willing to work with him. He is house trained, but needs […]

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Cheech ~ Adopted!

Say hello to Cheech! This good-looking fellow is a three year old tricolor Border Collie. He weighs 59 lbs, but could probably stand to lose a couple pounds! Cheech was given to a family to watch while his owner was moving, but the owner never came back. He is leash trained, house trained, and likes […]

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Tasha ~ Adopted!

Tasha just came in on transport! She is a knock-out. Absolutely georgous, intellegent girl. From Gisele: “Tasha is the type of dog that would save her family in a fire! She is nurturing and lovey…she flips your hand with her nose to be petted. Calm, but still has play joy. She’s friendly, and tends to […]

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Canine Connect: Kaci, the stunning BC girl

Kaci is a 7 year old purebred Border Collie. She is up to date on shots and is on heartworm medication. She loves her frisbee and likes to chase and catch a tennis ball as well. She tolerates cats, and knows the basic commands. Kaci has never been around other dogs so we do not […]

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Matthew ~ Adopted

Matthew is not a sibling. Sadly, he hasn’t had enough food during his short life! He loves to play and is learning how to fit in. He and Gabriel share nicely. We estimate that he is between 12-16 weeks old. He is scheduled to be spayed/neutered on Monday, and will be available for meets after […]

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Roddy Piper ~ Adopted!

Roddy Piper is quite noble, and would make a great therapy/PTSD dog! We estimate that he is between 12-16 weeks old. He is scheduled to be spayed/neutered on Monday, and will be available for meets after that. If you would like to be considered for Roddy, please go here to learn all about our adoption […]

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Lady Johannah, the lovely Collie mix! ~ Adopted!

Say hello to Lady Johannah! She’s named after one of our TDL rescuers, I think because they have similar hair colors. Ha ha. Johannah is a young girl, we think around 5 months old. She’s very sweet and friendly, and has quickly become a foster mom to our new pups. We think she’d be a […]

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Gabriel ~ Adopted!

Gabriel, aka: Blue Eyes, is laid back and polite. He’s an all around easy peasy guy. We estimate that he is between 12-16 weeks old. He is scheduled to be spayed/neutered on Monday, and will be available for meets after that.   If you would like to be considered for Gabe, please go here to […]

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Madeline ~ Adopted!

Madeline is the smallest, but she won’t be pushed around! She has the heart of a lion. We estimate that she is between 12-16 weeks old. She is scheduled to be spayed/neutered on Monday, and will be available for meets after that.     If you would like to be considered for Madeline, please go […]

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Preslie (2)2

Preslie ~ Adopted!

Preslie is the “toy hound”. She loves to share and play keep away. We estimate that she is between 12-16 weeks old. She is scheduled to be spayed/neutered on Monday, and will be available for meets after that. Check out Preslie’s Facebook album as well as the litter’s album! If you would like to be […]

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Izzy Hale ~ The Gorgeous GSD ~ Adopted!

Say hello to Izzy! She came to us from Alabama via Pilots and Paws yesterday. 4 year old Izzy is a big girl, 75 pounds! She’s good with cats, other dogs, and kids, and would make an excellent service dog. We anticipate a lot of interest in this beautiful dog, so if you’d like to […]

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Jake from State Farm! ~ Adopted!

Say hello to Jake from State Farm (we’re calling his that, because it looks like he’s wearing a pair of khaki pants!). Jake’s a lovely 17 month old purebred Aussie who weighs in at around 30 pounds. This wonderful boy is very friendly and well-behaved. He’s fully trained, sits on a dime, loves to play […]

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Harrison – the Hamilton Beagle!

Meet Harrison! He’s a 3 year old, 30lb, male Hamilton Beagle. He’s a wonderful young boy: Great with dogs, cats, and kids, and great manners, too. A perfect family dog! If you’d like to be considered for Harrison, please go here for everything you’ll need to know about adopting from us.   Also, check out […]

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Dr. House – The stunning Border Collie Boy! ~ Adopted!

Say hello to House! He’s an absolutely beautiful 2 year old dog with a unique front leg. Although it is a bit crooked, he gets around just fine and is not in any pain. He just arrived at Newman Vet, so once the doctors have a chance to examine him, we’ll know more about what’s […]

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Canine Connect: Scout ~ Adopted!

 Scout is a very sweet and gentle little 8 year old girl who needs to be rehomed. The dogs she’s currently living with are much larger than she is, and they are picking on her a lot. Because she’s such a sweetie, she won’t fight back. Ideally, she would be best as either an only […]

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Muggs – the young & handsome Shollie boy! ~ Adopted

Muggs came to us from Alabama. He’s a 10 month old GSD/Collie mix, a “Shollie”! He’s incredible sweet and friendly, the best of both breeds! Muggs weighs about 32 lbs right now but he will continue to grow a bit more and will put on some weight as he is a bit underweight right now. […]

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Jolene ~ Adopted!

 Jolene was a last minute addition on transport yesterday, and we’re so very excited to have her! She’s a lovely little girl, around 1 1/2 years old and weighing in at only 15 pounds. We’re not sure what breeds Jolene is. Our best guess is that she is a Beagle/Spaniel/Collie mix. Whatever she is, she’s […]

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Lenny – The fluffy little boy! ~ Adopted!

Lenny is being transported to us on the 30th, along with his sister, Libby. We don’t know a whole lot about him yet, but we believe that he’s around 12 weeks old, and that he’s an Aussie/Collie/Spaniel mix. Both he and his sister have intestinal parasites and mange, so they will need quite a bit […]

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Libby – The fluffy little girl! ~ Adopted

Libby is being transported to us on the 30th. We don’t know a whole lot about her yet, but we believe that she’s around 12 weeks old, and that she’s a Shepherd/Collie mix. We do know what she will require quite a bit of vetting, so any donations to our Veterinary Care Fund would be […]

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Luna Belle ~ Adopted!

  Luna Belle is about 6 years old and is an Aussie mix out of Alabama. She joined TDL in April but has been recovering with TDL Volunteer Rachel until she was ready for adoption. Luna comes to us from a hoarding situation. She lived with many other animals, was underweight, and had lost fur […]

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Yoo Hoo – the adorable Dorkie! – Adopted!

Yoo Hoo is a six month old Yorkie, Doxie girl, full of curiosity and love! Yoo Hoo is a little doll and she is making quite an impression on all of us! She is about 5 pounds or less and we don’t expect her to get to be much more than 6-7 lbs. She is […]

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Tickle Me P!nk ~ Foster Failure

Tickle Me P!nk (P!nk for short!) is an 8 month old female Chihuahua schnauzer mix who is a little shy but so hopeful. You can just see it in her eyes, a little timid but deeply desiring to fall head over paws in love with someone who will love her just as much in return. […]

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From the bottom of our heart

We would like to take a moment to say thank you to all those who have been so faithful in supporting us these past few months. Without you we would not be here. As you know, early in the fall Gisele had a heart attack. As a result, it was also discovered that she has […]

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Minuet ~ Adopted!

At the last minute we were sent a picture and asked the question “room for one more?” Look at that face! How could we say no to that fluffy smile? Meet Minuet. She is a 3 month old border collie pup and has seen some tough times. She comes to us a little fragile, needing […]

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Irish Rose Marie ~ Adopted!

Rose Marie has our Irish eyes smiling! She’s a beautiful 3 year old purebred Border Collie who was given up by a breeder because she couldn’t have puppies.  Rose Marie just arrived on March 14th, so we are still getting to know her, and will update as soon as we know more about her. Check […]

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Bloat – When every second counts

Recently yet another dear friend announced the sudden loss of their 4 legged best friend to bloat. Some people know what it is, and know the risk factors, yet others still join the discussion and are forced to ask “What on earth is bloat?” Bloat is a condition where the stomach fills with gas, causing […]

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Pet Portraits to Support Rescue! (A Fun Fundraiser)

Lisa Yttri, who adopted Bama (AKA Billy Ray), has created an awesome opportunity to support our rescue and get a little something for yourself. Check this out! Lisa write in her Facebook Post: I’m starting a fundraiser for the rescue where we got Bama, our once shy and fearful Border Collie. If interested in receiving […]

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Valentine – The beautiful blond! ~ Adopted!

 Valentine is a 2 year old female Collie girl. She is quite the doll and is still learning how to play with other dogs, so while she seems to socialize well, we would love to find her a home where she can be the primary princess!  She would do well as an only dog with […]

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Bran ~ Adopted

18 month old Bran and his sister Arya are coming to us from a shelter in rural Alabama. They were both picked up as strays, and had been at the shelter for almost 3 weeks. We’re so happy that we were able to save them! We are working on transportation, and hope to get them […]

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