Category Archives: Dogs

Kimbo, Once a Bronx Parking Lot Dog, Now Ready For Adoption!

A few people have emailed me lately looking for updates on Kimbo, the dog rescued from living 24/7 in a parking lot in the Bronx. Kimbo went to his foster home with the incredible Scott and Tara Mikolay a few … Continue reading

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Kimbo in Foster

Well, Kimbo has gone from a parking lot in the Bronx into an incredible foster home. I took him up a few days ago! He settled in very well and is getting along great with the two resident dogs in … Continue reading

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Brief Kimbo Update!

A brief update (I’m on the run!) on Kimbo, the dog found in a Bronx parking lot – he’ll have an intro to his foster home tomorrow, if he gets along with the two resident dogs, he’s in! Paws crossed … Continue reading

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Kimbo Needs Your Help!

A few weeks ago I learned of a dog near me living in a parking lot. This is Kimbo. Kimbo is an American Bulldog mix who is about 80lbs and has grown up living in an attended parking lot in … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems: Holly at Pets Alive Westchester

I meet some amazing dogs whom I’m really fortunate to get to know. One of them at Pets Alive Westchester is Holly. Everyone loves Holly. Holly loves everyone. She is such a people dog – devoted, loyal, friendly, happy, goofy. … Continue reading

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One of Those Dogs: Charlie Angel

Returns are a fact of life for rescues, as difficult as they can be. A responsible rescue commits to the animals they take in for life and acts as the backup for them should they ever be in need or … Continue reading

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Richie

I pulled Richie by mistake. You see, I had authorization to pull several dogs for Pets Alive Westchester from New York City’s Animal Care and Control and I was working from a list of possibilities – and working quickly. It … Continue reading

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Blanca, the Dog Starved in NYC, Finds Her Forever Home

I told Blanca’s story and brought her to my home in an effort to bypass the horrors of New York City Animal Care and Control (NYCACC) for a dog who had suffered so terribly and asked for the help of … Continue reading

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Blanca Prepares For Her New Life

Last night, I picked up Blanca, the dog who was nearly starved to death by one of her owners – and now we know a little more about her. Her person did a good job of bringing her back from … Continue reading

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ASPCA: “Rescue” By Killing

On June 21st, the ASPCA’s law enforcement arm raided a building in the Bronx. The superintendent of the building was arrested and charged with multiple crimes related to dogfighting – 76 charges in all. The dogs were paraded in front … Continue reading

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