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What Does Fostering A Dog Look Like? Could It Be For You? 0

  When I bring up the subject of foster care, usually those I speak with don’t instantly think I’m talking about doggie foster care.  And of course, I can’t blame them. Unfortunately, there are thousands of dogs without homes too! Hundreds of dogs are wondering the streets and wildernesses lost and afraid, and without a home. That is why the foster care system for dogs has been set in place to give dogs temporary homes. It is run similarly to the foster care system we have for children, but there are obvious, varying aspects. The most obvious of course is taking home an animal versus a child!    These are two great reasons why fostering a dog may be for you: Financial instability: it is often a reason for us to not get a dog. Fostering a dog is a wonderful alternative to having your own dog while doing great for a little pup in need. You just feel called to help little furry friends find a home.  If you are interested in helping a lonely and lost dog find a home by becoming their temporary home, there is a lot you need to know before taking that next step. […]
6 Irresistible Dogs With Floppy Ears

6 Irresistible Dogs With Floppy Ears 0

I originally wanted this blog list post, to be about dogs with floppy ears and only highlight 5 breeds.  But who am I kidding?! So there are now 6. I think you’ll gush over them as I have. Dogs with floppy ears are simply irresistible. Puppies with floppy ears have something characteristically that draws us closer. It instantly draws us to start speaking in our “doggie voice”. All puppy and dog breeds have their own signature characteristics, but those floppy ears! I just cannot get enough of them. Dogs breeds like Harbors and these other breeds, it’s their big floppy ears that set them apart from the pack. Here are 6 dog breeds with floppy ears that will get you saying ‘awe’ in your ”doggie voice” all day long!    1. Black and Tan Coonhounds   Black and Tan Coonhounds, like Harbors, are known for their enormous floppy ears. This breed’s origins are right here in the USA. Not surprisingly, they have quickly become a world-renowned star! These lovable, dogs with floppy ears are known for their friendliness and affection toward their family members. Despite their ears being the constant center of attention, they socialize very well with other dogs.  […]