Dolphin Rescue

This story caught my ear last night on NPR so thought I’d blog it here.  In looking it up on the web just now I was surprised to read that there’s a little controversy following the rescue.  To me, it’s a simple story of compassion.  Townspeople in Newfoundland heard the cries of dolphins trapped in […]

If I had $4 Million Dollars….

I’ve been kind of mystified lately imagining how it could be that my little indie business Fetch could be confused with the venture capital-backed corporation down the road.  It’s all about the name.  Their name is similar to Fetch, but with another word tacked on the end.  They are also in the pet industry, and […]

Coastal Humane Society Re-Opening Thurs. Nov. 20

It’s been a really hard time for Coastal Humane Society, but they are coming back.  Tomorrow, Thursday November 20th, is their Re-Opening Day Gala from 11-5.  I’m going to take a ride up there with local pet entrepreneur Sarah Speare of Chomp to bring donations and meet the animals, and give our best wishes to Karen […]

Coastal Humane Society Appeal

Coastal Humane Society has had an extremely difficult month.  After alerting the state that they had found 3 cases of a fungal infection, ringworm (not a parasite, though it sounds like one), they were quarantined.  For a functioning low-kill shelter this is pretty devastating.  The animals, 23 dogs and 99 cats, are in quarantine, and […]

CHS Needs Help

Coastal Humane Society in Brunswick, ME, has been going through a tough time lately with a fungal infection.  They’ve had to empty the shelter and disinfect everything…what a huge job…and they are in dire need of funds and volunteers to help get them back open and able to accept animals.  For more info

Fruit Loops

Fruit Loops, 5 yr old male Boston Terrier

Fruit Loops is a 5 yr old Boston Terrier being fostered by some terrific customers of ours, but he needs to find a permanent home. He was picked up as a stray in Greenville TX, and was brought to foster care in Maine through Friends Of Homeless Animals Inc. His left eye has been removed, […]


Samantha's Close Up

This is Sam, who was dropped off at Brackett Street Veterinary Clinic to be euthanized by her owners for no apparent reason. Brackett Street wouldn’t do it, and instead their staff volunteered to help with donated services to make sure she’s healthy, and called Dogs Deserve Better to find her a home. What a great […]