“BUT WHAT ABOUT THE DOG?”: A discussion on keeping all our family members safe during the COVID-19 outbreak.

The other day, my good friend raised a very important question – could she unknowingly give the novel Corona virus to her cat?” Being an avid animal lover like myself, she was much more concerned about passing along the nasty viral infection to her pet than vice versa, although of course, it is equally worrying to think about humans catching the illness from our furry … Continue reading “BUT WHAT ABOUT THE DOG?”: A discussion on keeping all our family members safe during the COVID-19 outbreak.

HAPPY TAILS! Home, sweet home!

What’s a better way to start the New Year than welcoming a new family member? Welcome Soya, a rescue dog from Korea whom Whitney and Ella adopted through Loved at Last Dog Rescue! Of course, as first time proud pawrents, pictures and videos are a must! As seen on Soya’s Instagram account, this happy pup has quickly settled in to her new life in B.C. … Continue reading HAPPY TAILS! Home, sweet home!

“WHAT A CUTE DOG! I so want one! I want a dog to call my own!”

Many of us think of these words when we see people walking their beloved dogs – a sense of peace and contentment showing on both their faces.  However, we often don’t know the full story of how these precious fur babies came into their human’s lives. Unfortunately, not all dogs have had a great upbringing before being rescued, but thanks to Loved at Last Dog … Continue reading “WHAT A CUTE DOG! I so want one! I want a dog to call my own!”

HAPPY TAILS! Nacho and Sky find their forever home!

Christina Coe and her fiancé adopted their two lovely furbabies, Nacho and Sky, from Loved at Last Dog Rescue. Nacho was rescued in Mexico and Sky from Bali. These international pups have come a long way since they were found in need of food, medical care, and most important – a kind and loving forever home. Here is their adoption story, as told by Christina … Continue reading HAPPY TAILS! Nacho and Sky find their forever home!

FOSTER DOG OF THE WEEK: Eddie will steal your heart.

When Eddie first arrived at my house as a new Loved at Last Dog Rescue foster, I had never cared for a blind dog before. Sure, I had lots of experience with special needs dogs (dogs with mobility problems and behavior issues), but this was different. I really wondered how things were going to work out. I reached out to a friend who had experience … Continue reading FOSTER DOG OF THE WEEK: Eddie will steal your heart.

AN UPDATE ON SOME OF OUR SPECIAL DOGS: Champion is healing well, and the Mexican puppies have all found their forever homes!

A few weeks ago, Loved at Last Dog Rescue was involved in the rescue of a dog in Iran with a severely fractured jaw. Champion was unable to eat and was slowly starving to death. Thanks to the rescue efforts of some concerned citizens in Iran and Loved at Last Dog Rescue, Champion received desperately needed surgical treatment and medication and is well on her … Continue reading AN UPDATE ON SOME OF OUR SPECIAL DOGS: Champion is healing well, and the Mexican puppies have all found their forever homes!

MAKING A REAL DIFFERENCE: Fostering rescue dogs saves lives!

Loved at Last Dog Rescue does not operate an animal shelter.  We rely instead, on our compassionate foster families to take in dogs that would otherwise have nowhere to go.  Some of these may be local dogs needing re-homing. Others are international arrivals that do not yet have a waiting adopter.  Emergency cases in which a dog must be urgently moved due to special circumstances … Continue reading MAKING A REAL DIFFERENCE: Fostering rescue dogs saves lives!