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Update on Teo

Update on Teo

Adopted November 2010 Dog’s Former Name: Missy What’s your favorite thing about your dog? Teo is the sweetest, kindest pup who loves every person and every dog she meets. She passed Obedience One and Two with flying colors, passed the Canine Good... read more

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Wintery Wallpaper

Wintery Wallpaper

The season has us wrapped in cold, wintery whiteness so we hope our December wallpaper warms your heart. Thank you Alex Niemer Photography for braving the cold and taking this shot on Lake Calhoun. Download your preferred size below. Watch for an all new wallpaper... read more




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Responsible Dog Ownership

Many, if not most, of the dogs that come to Save-a-Bull are here because of unwanted litters, breed stereotypes or behavioral issues – all that could have been prevented through responsible dog ownership. With proper training, awareness and appropriate care, most dogs can stay in their homes and never end up in rescue.

Here are some resources to help you be the great owner your dog deserves and to assist you in becoming an advocate of proper pet care.


10 Ways to Not Ruin Your Puppy

It’s been a puppy-filled summer for us at Save-a-Bull and we’ve seen many, many young dogs get adopted and head off to start great lives with loving families. Getting a new puppy is exciting, and it’s a lot of work. We found this infographic... read more