Category Archives: Animal Rescue

Splish-Splashing Away!

Beau has discovered that he likes the water after all.  On a recent Saturday trip to Fort Funston, Beau surprised us by running towards the on-rushing waves. It used to be that he would not even deign to get his … Continue reading

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Beau Is Two

Beau turned two years old somewhere around this time. When we adopted him from Big Dog Rescue, they estimated his age at a year old. He was handed to us, papers, leash, and bowl, on November 19, 2012.  And so, … Continue reading

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This Dog!

I received this message from my hubby on my phone. It said, “This Dog!”  With it was a photo of Beau seated outside on our porch at home. Let me explain before you view the photo:  When we got Beau … Continue reading

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Meet Beau!

We drove to Petaluma on an overcast morning the Sunday before Thanksgiving. We had been looking at dogs to adopt online for the past three weeks. We have called quite a few and even visited some nearby ones near Tracy … Continue reading

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The Great Dog Debate

It has been more than a year since our beloved Gold Lab, Luke, passed on.  We are ready for a new friend and member of our family.  We have been looking at dog rescue sites and breeder sites as well. … Continue reading

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