October 17, 2018

Julie the Jewel

Julie the Jewel

Our area shelters are packed full of adoptable animals looking for a loving home of their very own. Julie here is located in the heart of Boston and she is your dog of the week. Julie is a lovely Chihuahua/Alaskan Klee Kai mix. She is around 6 years old and weighs just 14 pounds. This […]

Won’t You Be His Buddy?

Won't You Be His Buddy?

Meet your adoptable dog of the week, Boston. This is Buddy the Labrador Retriever mix. Buddy a big goofball who loves stuffed toys and frolicking in the grass with his doggie playmates. This handsome fella is just two years old and weighs around 72 pounds. His previous owners gave him up after they moved to […]

Breed Profile: Rhodesian Ridgeback

by Lauren R. Tharp Rhodesian Ridgebacks come from South Africa (from Rhodesia, now known as Zimbabwe).  Originally bred by Boer farmers as a hunting dog, big game hunters in the late 1800s found them especially useful as a companion while hunting down lions while on horseback.  Rhodesian Ridgebacks were eventually introduced to the United States […]