How to Save a Shelter Dog in 6 Steps

8 July, 2015 0 Comments
How to Save a Shelter Dog in 6 Steps

Rescue: Dogs rescued from shelters seem to have this way of knowing you saved their life, a sixth sense that comes along with an eternal aura of gratefulness. In addition to affordability, many shelter animals have lived in a home with other animals and kids, so they are already house broken and accustomed to home […]

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Pit Bull Rescue Groups in Florida

6 January, 2015 0 Comments
Pit Bull Rescue Groups in Florida

As an obsessive breed advocate, I am often contacted when someone would like to adopt a pit bull. I would encourage anyone looking to adopt a pit bull to check a local shelter FIRST before scouring the internet looking for a “breeder”. Over 25% of shelter dogs are purebred! Most rescue dogs have been family […]

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Kevin Meets Lilly The Hero Pit Bull!

29 April, 2014 0 Comments
Kevin Meets Lilly The Hero Pit Bull!

Over the weekend our good friend Kevin had the pleasure of meeting a local celebrity, Lilly The Hero Pit Bull! Lilly received her name in 2012 when she saved her owners life. Her mom, Christine, passed out on rail road tracks and Lilly pulled her off with seconds to spare. Lilly lost her leg in […]

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The Story Of Lilly “The Hero Pit Bull”

24 April, 2014 0 Comments
The Story Of Lilly “The Hero Pit Bull”

Quite often an animal will come into our lives and change us forever. Such is the case of Lilly the Hero Pit Bull and Christine Spain. Christine’s son David, a police officer, adopted the once shy and anxious Lilly from an animal shelter in 2009. David adopted the pit bull for his mother, who had […]

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Giving Pit Bulls a Second Chance Flyer

23 April, 2014 0 Comments
Giving Pit Bulls a Second Chance Flyer

Kudos to National Geographic for publishing this awesome infographic, called “Giving Pit Bulls a Second Chance”. This pit bull education and awareness  flyer contains a wealth of information about pit bulls, and addresses several of the misconceptions surrounding the breed.  Here are a few excerpts from the infographic: Myth: Pitbulls have “lock jaw” Truth: Pitbulls […]

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International Day Of Happiness Stamp Features Macy, The Pitbull!

10 April, 2014 0 Comments
International Day Of Happiness Stamp Features Macy, The Pitbull!

Meet Macy. Macy was once categorized as “un-adoptable” and was facing euthanasia before Grateful Dogs Rescue stepped up and saved her. This beautiful, 4 year old pitbull baby now lives in California with her “foster failure” turned rescue momma. Macy is ready to show the world her best asset, that big, beautiful pitbull smile. The […]

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Obama Fights Against BSL – Pitbulls Everywhere Cheer!

19 February, 2014 0 Comments
Obama Fights Against BSL – Pitbulls Everywhere Cheer!

We all have our opinions about President Obama, and while I am NOT making this a political debate, I would like to applaud his movements on protecting pitbulls. Last week he signed the Farm Bill, which FINALLY made it a federal offense to attend a dog fight. Enforcing penalties for participants AND attendees will hopefully […]

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50 Super Hero PitBull Stories

4 July, 2013 0 Comments
50 Super Hero PitBull Stories

In addition to the standard dog ownership responsibilities, we as Pitbull owners have an additional responsibility to be a breed advocates, fighting stereotypes and promoting awareness. It’s not easy when we live in a society that believes , supports and publicizes media stereotypes; we are always faced with strong adversity when supporting the breed. It’s […]

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4th of July Tips For Keeping Your Dog Safe

4 July, 2013 0 Comments
4th of July Tips For Keeping Your Dog Safe

It’s a time of the year known for friends, family, fireworks on the beach, cook outs and celebrating our Independence American style. While we know this holiday for fun, relaxation and an all around good time — your dog feels strongly otherwise! Did you know that July 5th is the busiest day of the year […]

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2013 Dog Treat Recalls

24 June, 2013 0 Comments
2013 Dog Treat Recalls

I don’t know about you, but I am so freaking sick of reading about dogs that have died from treats made in China. It’s obvious the FDA isn’t doing anything to shut these companies down..so it’s up to YOU as a responsible pet owner to take matters into your own hands. Read your labels people…don’t ever buy […]

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