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Ramblings of a crazy dog lady

The Escapades of a foster poopy

Raising Lawrence

The Escapades of Foster poopy Lawrence Ramblings of a Crazy Dog Lady I know there are many valid reasons why people choose a puppy when adding a furkid to their family but boy are they hard work. For the life of me why they don’t adopt a nice middle aged dog from a shelter will […]

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Poopy Palooza

Puppy Palooza

It’s been a Puppypalooza this past month at Dogtown! As a rescue centre that focuses on rehabilitation we don’t have poopies very often as we seem to end up with dogs once people have messed them up during their poopy period. Or just adorable adult dogs that people no longer want. So it’s been a […]

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Walking For Recovery

Saving Liesl

Some Days it Doesn’t make Sense Ramblings of a Crazy Dog Lady Every day in rescue is difficult, you would have to have no heart not to feel sorrow, happiness and deep love all in one day. This past month was an emotionally hard one for me. The rescue and passing of Liesl was really […]

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The Morning After the Night Before

     The morning after the night before Ramblings of a crazy dog Lady Last night is all a bit of blur, but what I did realise is that when fear and adrenaline set in, we humans are a different kettle of fish. I must have run up that mountain 10 times whereas on a normal […]

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Are you all volunteers ?

Are you all volunteers ? Rambings of a crazy dog lady I often get asked if all the people working at dogtown are volunteers. How awesome would it be if we could find enough people that could give their time freely everyday. Our staff bill is one of our biggest costs along with food and […]

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It’s all in a days work

Hey Townies Hope you are all having a super duper month so far. We’re just popping in to show you some of the things the Dogtown Team have been up to this past month. When it comes to dogs, no 2 dogs are ever the same so every dog needs a different life care plan […]

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Very Many Vet Visits

Well we’ve been keeping our vets super busy this past month but isn’t it always like that. Everything comes at once. With the cold weather a lot of our older babies have had arthritic flare ups and their joints are struggling. Bobby boy, Stallone and Samba Sam heading over to Dr Garry so he could […]

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The overlooked shelter dog

Why don’t they Love Me ?

Why don’t they Love Me? Why is it that some dogs in a shelter are just overlooked time after time. Theres no real fool proof guideline to what makes a person fall in love with a dog. Some people like a specific type of breed, sometimes its the size of the dog, the personality of […]

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Adopt your Best Friend Today

Dogs are the New Kids

Dogs are the New Kids With the current fast moving lifestyles of the young and carefree The decision to have children are moving much later on in life, if at all. The average 30 year old is happy to focus on their career and come home to a loveable fur kid and is not necessarily […]

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Really?

Your dog barks too much

Your Dog Barks Too Much Really ? So I have lived in my house for the past  20 years, when we first built our house we had 2 single story houses next to us. Since then we’ve had a couple of neighbours move in and out and the latest, both extended their houses in fact […]

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