Tag Archives: dog fostering

New behaviours – serious

The behaviourist warned me that the real Crystal would emerge, once she became more comfortable in her surroundings. Jessica said many rescued mill dogs go through the growing up stages they missed, living life in a cage… puppyhood, adolescence etc.  … Continue reading

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Up for Pups

Rescue dogs (and their new owners and fosterers) need all the help they can get. Often, the people who adopt have chosen with their hearts, and are new to dog ownership. Thanks to the internet, help is all over the … Continue reading

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Eureka!

Just realized why the dog refuses to enter the crate. Not even to get a treat, not even with door wide open.

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D is for…

Sorry my sweet Crystal. I piled too much on you in one day.  Someday you will come to know that walks are fun. Honest. *well, maybe 15 seconds  

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Day 2: Crystal’s past

Who are you, Crystal?  What’s your story? She is such a mystery to me. All they told me is she arrived at Ruth’s in a “shipment” from Missouri with two chihuahuas, a large Yorkie, and several other dogs. How many … Continue reading

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