Saving a Momma and her pups

Saving a momma and her pups Team effort gets stray dog and her nine pups off the streets Rescuing an injured, sick or distressed dog usually starts with a call to action through our CAWS Board Facebook Messenger and that’s just what happened this past Thursday.  “Ok everyone…The brown female dog that hangs out outside Dibary on Burns has had a big litter of babies under St. Andrews’ church steps. There are 8 of them. The reverend there is very nice and an animal lover so they are safe but not for long. We have funds to assist but not… Continue reading

How one challenging rescue dog became a “foster fail”

The role of a foster parent in a dog’s life is to provide that pup with temporary shelter, medical care and love until a permanent home can be found. That dog is with you for, hopefully, just a short period of time before going off to a caring forever home. There are times, however, when that foster pup tugs at the heart strings just a bit too much and that short time becomes forever. Yes, it’s called a “foster fail” but in this case, “failure” is a…. Continue reading