Beckham in Green Valley, AZ

Beckham is a sweet 10-year-old dog who loves to be with his people, but enjoys sleeping by himself on the couch or chair. A nice dog bed is always a good idea also. He likes to go for short walks, explore the back yard, and eat! To slow the eating process he has a compartmented bowl. If the other dogs eat too slow that is an open invitation for Beckham to help them, despite his…

Lucy in Nashville, TN

My name is Lucy and my foster parents say I am all the reasons to love a dog, built into one snuggly bundle! I am full of pure sweetness and affection. I have a very gentle personality and love nothing more than to sit in your lap and give you kisses and loving glances, as long as you will let me. And my fur is so silky you may never want to stop petting me!…

Deafness in Cavaliers

HEAR, HEAR… WHY ARE DOGS DEAF? By Shelley Greggs What causes a dog to lose it’s hearing? It turns out that many of the same things that cause hearing loss in humans cause hearing loss in dogs. Genetic defects, congenital deafness (born deaf), ear infections, injury to the ear, exposure to loud noises or certain drugs may be at fault. Some dogs experience gradual hearing loss due to old age. Information from a large scale…

Leo in Richmond, VA

Leo came to rescue from a loving family who were moving and could no longer care for him. He is a happy, loving 5-year-old Cavalier who is great with people and other dogs. When his foster parents picked him up, they found a very friendly Cavalier who was not at all shy about going home with them. When he arrived at his new home, he was happy to greet the foster family's resident English Springer…

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