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Calendar Photo Submission Guidelines

Calendar Photo Submission Guidelines

TO QUALIFY your photos must meet the following guidelines: Content Image must be of Brittanys only – sorry no, humans Photos may contain one or multiple Brittanys Non-rescue Brittanys welcome Format Image must be Horizontal/Landscape NOT Vertical/Portrait TIP: Turn...

How to recognize dementia in your Brittany

How to recognize dementia in your Brittany

Recognize the signs of dementia in your Brittany As your Brittany ages, you might expect them to have decreased energy and diminished ability to run and jump. But finding out your Brittany can also have "senior moments" comes as a surprise to many. An estimated 14% of...

Heartworm Disease Facts

Heartworm Disease Facts

The Mighty Mosquito is BACK! With all the spring rain we've had in Texas mosquitos are bad this year.  Heartworm disease is a year-round concern for your Brittanys. The effects of this serious, progressive disease is caused by infection of internal parasites knows as...

Plants that are toxic to your Brittanys and other pets

Plants that are toxic to your Brittanys and other pets

Since we know how much our Brittanys love to dig, investigate, and get into stuff it's important to know which plants are poisonous to pets. Many plants that are harmless to humans are actually deadly for our furry friends. Remember - fresh dirt is one your Brittanys...

Why does my Brittany want to chew EVERY-THING?

Why does my Brittany want to chew EVERY-THING?

Chewing is natural. Brittanys are curious canines. They explore the world around them by sight, sound, smell, and taste. Brittanys use their mouths a lot like we humans use our hands. They’re not tasting your shoes, they’re feeling them. And, yeah, feeling with your...

Love is Blind – Bailey’s Story

Love is Blind – Bailey’s Story

Hello everyone, this is Bailey’s mom and I wanted to update you on how she is doing since becoming blind about four and a half years ago. Bailey’s diagnosis was PRA (progressive retinal atrophy).  Bailey was our first Brittany from BRIT who came to us when she was...

Texas Rescues need YOUR help!! (Sales tax issue)

Texas Rescues need YOUR help!! (Sales tax issue)

Dear friends of BRIT - The Texas State Legislature will re-convene on January 12th, 2021 for the 87th session. Please contact your Texas Representative and Texas Senator about these issues affecting Texas rescue organizations like BRIT. Note – these are State issues,...

Holiday Recipes for your Brittany

Holiday Recipes for your Brittany

Here are three low-fat and healthy Thanksgiving recipes for dogs brought to you by Whole Dog Journal: Turkey and Vegetable Frittata Leftover turkey can be mixed with eggs and a variety of different vegetables to make a healthy meal for your dog. Ingredients: 2 cups...

Halloween Tips For Your Brittany

Halloween Tips For Your Brittany

Halloween can be a super fun time of year for the whole family - even your Brittany. However, there are also many potential dangers and sources of stress for your Brittany.​ Keep your Brittany and other pets safe from these Halloween hazards.   Halloween Decorations...