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Tails of Sydney book

Posted: November 14, 2016 at 6:49 am by admin

Our photographer, Ruth, has been working on a coffee table fundraiser book for the last twelve months. To date the project has raised over $8k and we’re one of the beneficiaries of those funds. The book is now available to order from the Ruthless Photos online store. https://www.ruthlessphotos.com/product/tails-sydney-book/ Support those that support us and get …

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A VERY FETCHING TRIVIA SPECTACULAR!

Posted: May 18, 2016 at 10:13 am by admin

Fetching Dogs presents: A VERY FETCHING TRIVIA SPECTACULAR! Our trivia nights have been a huge success and most of you couldn’t wait to do it again. Well, why wait? Let’s have a spectacular in June! Optional costume, THE AMAZING LOLLY BAR (some healthy snacks too), some awesome games, and a whole night of laughs. Prizes …

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The “Bait Dog” Phenomenon

Posted: October 25, 2015 at 11:24 am by admin

If you’re on Facebook, read the newspapers, or basically exist in life, you’ve no doubt been inundated with claims of dog fighting rings operating in every suburb, of every state. They appear to be operating not just all over Australia, but all over the world, and all dog fighting rings are using the same tactics …

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Trick & Trivia

Posted: October 25, 2015 at 11:20 am by admin

Not content with one Trivia Night this year, we just had to go and do another – but there’s a twist. This one is going be to awful… just horrifying! In a good way, hopefully. Fetching Dogs presents: TRICK & TRIVIA. Our Halloween themed trivia night is gonna be the biggest and most ambitious yet. …

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What’s In A Name?

Posted: October 25, 2015 at 11:15 am by admin

If you’ve been following us for a while, you’ll know that we have some unusual names for our rescued dogs. Somebody might even dare say weird. Hush, Somebody! We agree with you! See, there are a lot of Rescue Groups, all over the country. And with more Rescue Groups, means more rescued dogs (yay!). A …

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The 13 Project

Posted: October 25, 2015 at 11:10 am by admin

Serena from Pretty Fluffy set up something called The 13 Project, back when there were 13 weeks left in the year! This project is all about acts of kindness towards animals. In her own words: “There are times when I think, if I was more influential… wealthier… better connected… I could make more of a …

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An Insight Into Insight [Guest Article]

Posted: October 25, 2015 at 11:04 am by admin

Tuesday night, SBS Insight aired ‘The Tail End,’ which was supposed to look into why our country is euthanising an estimated quarter of a million dogs and cats each year and who was to blame; the shelters, the public, or whether there are just too many puppies being bred? The program definitely raised the questions …

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Pee, Poo, Snot, You!

Posted: October 25, 2015 at 10:59 am by admin

Dogs. Cute, adorable, stinky, messy dogs. They don’t care, they don’t know why you do, and they certainly don’t mind sharing all their nastiness with you. From peeing on your couch, to pooping in your shoes, and you can be sure that when you go to give them a loving kiss on their forehead, they …

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Crate Training

Posted: October 18, 2015 at 8:15 pm by admin

Something I see asked quite a bit is, ‘is crating cruel?’ The short answer is, no, it’s really not – when done correctly. Like with anything, a crate can be abused, and that is when it becomes the cage some see it as. But there is a huge difference between a crate and a cage. It’s not …

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What Is Quarantine?

Posted: October 4, 2012 at 7:01 pm by admin

One thing we are starting to hear more and more of lately is, “I rescued this dog from the pound yesterday!” And that is brilliant, because there is no shortage of dogs needing homes. However, my response to these remarks probably isn’t what most people would expect. I immediately pull my own dog(s) away and …

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