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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...

Can my Brittany eat Pumpkin?

Can my Brittany eat Pumpkin?

Here are a few things to keep in mind before feeding your Brittany pumpkin. Indulging in everything from pumpkin beers to lattes has become a rite of fall for us humans, but your dog can also get in on the seasonal fun. Pumpkin is likely already in the food your...

Beware the Danger of Corn on the Cob

Beware the Danger of Corn on the Cob

Many Brittanys love to chew on corn cobs...they taste salt, butter, and bits of corn and are fun to chew. However, please don't let them!  Real dangers exist and corn cobs are not recommended for pets.  Corn cobs can cause intestinal obstruction, a serious and...

Ranger – rescued with Mange

Ranger – rescued with Mange

In April, BRIT rescued a 12-week old abandoned puppy who we named Ranger. Unfortunately, this adorable little guy had a really bad, highly contagious, case of mange. He is in intensive care and being isolated. The vets are working really hard to cure him so he can...

Keep your Backyard a Safe Haven for Your Brittanys

Keep your Backyard a Safe Haven for Your Brittanys

Spring has sprung in Texas … happy news for your Brittanys, who will be spending more time sniffing and romping and rolling in the great outdoors. While longer days and warmer days make us happy, they can bring some risks to our Brittanys. Every seasonal change can...

Dexter’s Weight Loss Journey

Dexter’s Weight Loss Journey

Dexter came to us via the shelter system in July of 2019. He was so dirty and matted it took 3 baths and lots of cutting to clean up his coat with all the mats on top of mats in his fur and in his ears. Unfortunately, Dexter was in another life-threatening situation....

Addie’s Puppies

Addie’s Puppies

Addie's puppies born 2/28/2020.  Here are the rules:  You must submit your names in a group of 10 (8 Girls and 2 Boys).  The person whose group of names is selected will win a BRIT Beach Towel and a BRIT bottle bag! Let’s make this fun and come up with some great...