Foo (Aka Mr. Foo Fighter) ~ Adopted!

Foo is an 8 month old Border Collie mix (we think border collie chihuahua as he is currently less than 20 lbs). Life hasn’t been easy for little Foo. He has scabs from being eaten up by bugs and currently has a cough (he is being treated for both right now). Foo is scared. He wants […]

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Celeste ~ Adopted!

Meet Celeste! She’s a 3-4 year old 30 lb Spaniel/BC mix. She’s very sweet and a little bit shy. She would also do best in a home without other dogs as they make her nervous. A big thanks to Jeff Bennett and to Jeanette and Lee Dixon for transporting Celeste to us.   If you’d […]

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Olive ~ Adopted!

Olive is a 1 year old Border Collie who comes to us from a shelter in the Florida Keys. The shelter reached out to us knowing that a smart, energetic young girl like Olive would need a certain type of home and they felt we might be the ones to help her out. We said […]

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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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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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Sawyer~Adopted

Beautiful boy, about 2-3 years of age, rescued by a good Samaritan.  He is  heartworm positive, and has been receiving treatment for several weeks now.  He is good with cats, polite with other dogs, and has wonderful manners!  He is being fostered in the Deland, Florida area, and would love to have a family of […]

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Leonardo~Adopted

Leo was adopted by Bruce, Nina and their handsome son, from Winter Springs.  The Bromance started immediately!  Can’t wait for updates! History:  This wonderful boy is now living with my pack and my kids! He is not 5-6 years of age… he has too much puppy joy and his teeth are gorgeous! I estimate he’s […]

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William Wallace ~ Adopted

We apologize for the lack of photos of this gorgeous boy, but it’s been raining and getting the dogs to cooperate with the camera has not been easy!  William is absolutely stunning.  He is estimated to be three to five years old.  This Aussie is fully trained.  He was someone’s little man at one point, he […]

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Claire Bear~Rescued Australian Shepherd was Shot At, Heartworm Positive and Facing Death

Rescued Aussie Female Shot at, Heartworm Positive and Very Sick Today is November 1, 2013, and I write this story about our efforts to help save Claire Bear.  We have rescued very sick dogs – hundreds of them.  Claire’s medical condition was not alarming to us, it was quite typical of a dog found in […]

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The Boss

06/10/13 Update:  Poor Boss, he finally found the perfect home, and we have learned that his owner is very ill, in and out of the hospital, and has no time for boss.  Boss has separation anxiety, and he misses his people.  If I could describe Boss’ perfect home, it would be with someone who would […]

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Need Interceptor?

  Shep’s Mom (now Alfie) Johanna found it and purchased it here!  Same great stuff for the herding breed dogs that can’t take Heartgard. http://www.worldpetexpress.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=178

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Toxic Drug Reactions in Collies

For the latest publication, visit http://www.mwcr.org/events/drug-graphic.pdf for up-to-date findings. To purchase Interceptor outside of the U.S., click on this link!  http://www.worldpetexpress.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=178  Drug Reactions in ColliesSome dog breeds are more sensitive to certain drugs than other breeds. Collies and related breeds, for instance, can have adverse reactions to drugs such as ivermectin and loperamide (Imodium). At […]

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Reenie-Adopted

A Message from Reenie: “Howdy folks. I know I don’t make much noise, and I’m not a needy girl, but enough is enough. I’ve been in rescue for several months now, and I’ve been a really good girl. The people who have fostered me have taught me so much, but I think it’s time I […]

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ONE VERY LUCKY DEATH ROW DOG SPEAKS

You know the expression, “what you don’t know can’t hurt you?” It’s not true! Every day I post dog food recalls so that you can be aware of the dangerous lurking in your dog’s food bowl! Soon, I’m also going to tell you where the money goes. Here is a video about Shenandoah, a little […]

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Huckleberry Revisited

I get a lot of email from our followers asking for updates on our dogs. Since Huckleberry’s story was so closely followed and adored, we have decided to write his entire story and publish it!  We have interviewed people, added their comments, gone back through old emails and text messages, and interviewed Huckleberry’s new family […]

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Gentle Jerry~Adopted

Jerry is a gorgeous 2 year old Australian Cattle Dog rescued from death from Miami Dade Animal Services. He is an outstanding pup, with so much love to give. He loves being with his human and furry companions. He is great with people, kids and dogs. He is potty trained, crate trained and wonderful on […]

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Rawhide~Adopted

Rawhide has a long story, and I’ll try to be brief.  A neighbor of Vicki Truelove asked for help in re-homing a dog that had been abandoned by another neighbor.  The couple had lost their home, and didn’t know what to do for their dog, Hunter.  After a period of time, Vicki’s neighbors took Hunter […]

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Little Grace~Adopted

Little Grace is being fostered in Deltona by Gisele. She is very quiet and well-behaved. She got the full treatment at Val-u-Vet, including grooming by Serena Drake! She did test positive for heartworm, but that doesn’t scare us one bit! She’s a very healthy girl, and we’re starting her heartworm treatment (slow kill) right away. […]

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Treating Your Heartworm Positive Dog

Over the past three years, we have documented all of our heartworm positive dogs, 35 total: 23 of these dogs were treated using an Alternative Method which consists of Heartgard, Doxycyline and Prednisone. 10 of these dogs were treated using Immiticide (arsenic based). 2 of these cases have not yet been updated.       […]

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Clyde~Adopted

Clyde is a precious jack russel mix pup. He and Bonnie are litter mates. Everyone wanted Bonnie to rescue, but all wanted to leave Clyde behind to die. The herding rescues didn’t want a dog that wasn’t a herd dog. The bottom line is that Bonnie and Clyde were litter mates, they had the same […]

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