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Freckles – Special needs

Freckles – Special needs

April 12, 2024 update: Dr. Evans has released Freckles! He can now be a regular Brittany pup. Just no jogging over the next 6 months as his growth plate continues to heal.  Freckles is now officially ready for his forever home - check out his story here:...

BRIT Fest 2024

BRIT Fest 2024

April 27, 2024 - from noon to 4:00 pm at Lake Grapevine - Trawick Pavilion, Texas. Join us for fun in the sun with lots of Brittanys, treats, and eats. There is plenty of ROOM for your whole Brittany clan!   [button...

Meet trainer Robbie Estill at BRIT Fest

Meet trainer Robbie Estill at BRIT Fest

We are pleased to announce dog psychologist and trainer, Robbie Estill, will be our guest speaker at BRIT Fest 2024!  https://youtu.be/6bow9GH0Iv4?si=LWQs_o2RNoZaLXDT Robbie will share with us his philosophy:  People often have a misconception of the term “dog...

Watch for rattlesnakes lurking in Bluebonnets

Watch for rattlesnakes lurking in Bluebonnets

Bluebonnet season is upon us, the time of year the entire state looks like a Blue Bell Ice Cream commercial. The annual bluebonnet bloom is definitely a sight to behold and you may be tempted to take your family out for photos but beware because the warm weather also...

Keep Xylitol away from your Brittanys

Keep Xylitol away from your Brittanys

Xylitol is a popular sweetener found in many products including: sugar-free gums and candies (Ladies check your purses!) toothpaste and mouthwash baked goods and more When ingested by Brittanys and other dogs, xylitol may cause vomiting, loss of coordination,...

Chocolate Toxicity in Dogs: What You Need to Know

Chocolate Toxicity in Dogs: What You Need to Know

We've all heard the warning, "Don't give your Brittany chocolate; it can be fatal." But just how true is this? Do you need to rush your furry friend to the emergency vet if they sneak a bite of your Valentine Chocolates? Let's dive into the facts about chocolate...

2023 Year In Review

2023 Year In Review

Wow! What a fun and busy year we had in 2023. BRIT and its team of amazing volunteers rescued 80+ Brittanys, conducted countless home visits, drove thousands of miles transporting Brittanys to the vet, foster homes, and forever homes.  We've come a long way since 2010...

Do Brittany Puppies Lose Baby Teeth?

Do Brittany Puppies Lose Baby Teeth?

Although the timelines of development are different between people and puppies, the changes that occur in dental development are very parallel. As with children, baby Brittanys are born with no erupted teeth. This allows for easier nursing and less discomfort for the...