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Love-A-Bull King After Rescue

Rescuing King and Tiger

By Kailyn LaVoie, Love-A-Bull Board Secretary In rescue, we are oftentimes approached to step in when dogs are being neglected and/or abused. Some common scenarios that we hear include: “My neighbor mistreats their dog. They are kept outside all the time without adequate shelter or veterinary care.” “My roommate does not take care of their dog. They are left in… Read more →

Love-A-Bull Love Story Diego

Love-A-Bull Love Story: Diego

Guest post by the Kelley family, in honor of Amplify Austin for Love-A-Bull Our family was first introduced to Diego after being contacted by the Love-A-Bull organization. We quickly fell in love with him and his story! We had recently lost our chocolate Lab of over 14 years, Mocha, and were looking for a companion dog for our chihuahua, Coco. We felt… Read more →

Love-A-Bull Momo Benny

Love-A-Bull Love Story: Momo

Guest post by Kathryn Altmann, in honor of Amplify Austin for Love-A-Bull Momo (fka Benny) is a 55-pound lap dog. This was apparent the moment his little tail wiggled out of his foster’s car and made his way over to greet us for the first time. Within one minute of pets, both our faces were getting licked clean and we knew we… Read more →

The Truth About Rescuing Dogs Pandemic Love-A-Bull

The Truth About Rescuing Dogs

When I decided to volunteer with dogs many years ago, I imagined wagging tails, dog kisses, and pleasant strolls in the grass. There’d be adorable fat puppies finding their forever homes and happy families finally giving that older dog a chance. Sure, I knew there would be work, but more so there would be rewards. How hard could it be?… Read more →

Lauren and Major

Love-A-Bull Adoption Story: Lauren and Major (fka Jim)

Love-A-Bull is sharing the adoption story of Lauren in Austin and her Adopt-A-Bull alumnus, Major (fka Jim). Interested in adopting from us? Check out our current list of Adopt-A-Bulls here and find out more about what we ask for in adoption applications. In Lauren’s words, her adoption story: “It was difficult to know where to start because I can’t say enough great things… Read more →

Kristin Boulder Dom Love-A-Bull Adoption Success Stories

Love-A-Bull Adoption Story: Kristin and Boulder (fka Dom)

Love-A-Bull is sharing the adoption story of Kristin in Austin and her Adopt-A-Bull alumnus, Boulder (fka Dom). Interested in adopting from us? Check out our current list of Adopt-A-Bulls here and find out more about what we ask for in adoption applications. In Kristin’s words, her adoption story: “My husband and I lost our 14-year-old dog in March and were… Read more →

May 2020 Newsletter – #GivingTuesdayNow

Please check out our friendly newsletter link here for a better view. Dear Friends – Thank you for your continued support. We have brought so many new dogs into our program over the past month. We are happy to report they are being adopted out as fast as they are coming in!!! Check out our current Adopt-A-Bulls HERE. EVENTS TOMORROW – Saturday, May… Read more →

Farewell to Pit Crew’s Ann & Kane

Our friend and long-time volunteer, Ann, is a sweet soft-spoken woman. If one met her without her dogs, they might guess she owned a Yorkie or a poodle. They’d be wrong. Over the years Ann has adopted nearly half a dozen Pit Bulls, teaching them how to play nicely, use their manners, and stay out of the darn pond. She… Read more →