October 18, 2018

Sandy Blonde Looking for Committed Relationship

Sandy Blonde Looking for Committed Relationship

Cheerio, Boston! We have another pup for viewing pleasure as the adoptable dog of the week: Buddy! Buddy here is a 1 year old Cocker Spaniel mix. He came to MSPCA’s Boston Animal Care & Adoption Center in mid-April after his previous owner felt he was too rambunctious for their young children. Buddy would love […]

Breed Profile: Welsh Corgi

Breed Profile: Welsh Corgi

by Lauren R. Tharp As the old Welsh term “cor gi” roughly translates to “dwarf dog,” is it any wonder that this lovely herding breed is known primarily for its squat stature?  Popularized in modern times by Queen Elizabeth II and recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1934, the Corgi has been making itself […]

Meet Tom Hanks

Meet Tom Hanks

Nope, he’s not the actor, Boston–he’s a 7 month old neutered male pit bull dog mix that is sweet and handsome as can be! Mr. Hanks was brought to the Animal Rescue League of Boston for his previous owners’ living situation prevented them from having pets in the home. Tom is still a puppy with […]

Breed Profile: Boxer

Breed Profile: Boxer

by Lauren R. Tharp Originally used for dog fighting, the Boxer would stand on its hind legs, striking out at its opponent with its front paws like, well, a boxer!  Officially recognized as a breed in 1904, the Boxer is currently the 7th most popular breed in the United States.  Many celebrities have taken a […]

Poodle Profile

Poodle Profile

By Lauren Tharp The perfect mix of beauty and brains, the Poodle has rightly earned its spot as the 8th most popular breed in America and the 2nd most intelligent by the American Kennel Club.  The Poodle, originally used as a hunting dog, has had an ever-changing role throughout its history.  Being employed as anything […]

Breed Profile: Bulldog

Breed Profile: Bulldog

by Lauren R. Tharp There are several varieties of bulldog: The American Bulldog, the French Bulldog, and the English Bulldog.  The latter could be considered the “winner” of the bunch as it is the most famous and has earned the right to be referred to simply as “Bulldog.”  The Bulldog is the mascot to 39 […]

Breed Profile: German Shepherd

Breed Profile: German Shepherd

by Lauren R. Tharp The fourth most popular breed in the United States, the German Shepherd has long been known for its heroic exploits and loyalty as a family pet.  First recognized by the AKC in 1908, the German Shepherd is the leading police, military, and guard dog breed in the world…and is also known […]

Meet Buster

Meet Buster

It’s the calm before the holiday storm, Boston. Instead of bringing that puppy home from the pet store, consider adopting a local pet in need like Buster here. This regal looking boy is a 1 year old neutered Boston Terrier. He is 22 pounds of high energy just looking for a new home this holiday […]

Meet Sapphire

Meet Sapphire

We are stuffed after a successful Thanksgiving, Boston. If you’re in a shopping mood on this Black Friday, consider picking up a new family member like mister Otto, the adoptable dog of the week. She is a year and a half old mix that looks like a pit bull.  She was brought to the shelter […]

Meet Nana

Meet Nana

Just six days til Turkey day, Boston! From all of us at MyBostonDog.com, we hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving and safe travels! Now, please meet your adoptable dog of the week, Nana. This sweet girl is just 10 months old and looking for a new home.  She’s a friendly and loveable pit mix whose activities […]