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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...

Maggie and Merlin’s porcupine adventures!

Maggie and Merlin’s porcupine adventures!

A Quick Afternoon Hunt by Jeff Skoubo My two Brittanys, Maggie & Merlin, got settled down by the time we reached the ponds and working around the north side they had success finding a pheasant, but it flew behind the lone tree which didn’t provide a clear shot.  I...

Cruz the pup found with multiple injuries

Cruz the pup found with multiple injuries

Young Cruz (est. 7 months old) was found in Central Texas by the police. He had multiple injuries including: broken tail, crushed elbow, and an eye condition called "Horner's Syndrome."  Horner's syndrome is a condition that can occur in dogs and many other species....

Beware of Copperhead Snakes!

Beware of Copperhead Snakes!

Copperhead Snakes are on the move here in Texas so watch where you and your Brittanys step. We are seeing copperheads in established neighborhoods as well as in the country. Keep grass cut and your yard picked up so the snakes have fewer places to hide. Snake bites...