Special Needs Articles

Birdie Needs Emergency Amputation

Birdie Needs Emergency Amputation

Birdie came to BRIT with a severely injured paw. The vet's best guess is that she was either caught in a trap, or something extremely heavy fell on her paw slicing off her two left nails and pads. An EXTREMELY painful injury!  The bone is sheared off and because of...

Puppy Sadie fighting for her life!

Puppy Sadie fighting for her life!

Update: Jan. 10, 2019 We are pleased to report that Sadie has recovered 100%, is thriving, and gets cuter by the minute. She is a real spit-fire of a gal. A huge Texas-sized THANK YOU to everyone who donated to save Sadie's life!    Sadie is a 4 month old baby girl...

Blaze

Blaze

Blaze was found by a good Samaritan, abandoned and barely alive, in a ditch just south of Dallas.  (11/7/18) He was emaciated, dehydrated, and very banged up all over. Just broken, really. He was rushed to our vet for evaluation. He was then transferred to a specialty...

HELP Us Save Rocky’s Eye!

HELP Us Save Rocky’s Eye!

Rocky came in from a high-kill shelter in South Texas. He was diagnosed with and treated for distemper. His eye was sealed with mucus, when he opened his eye it appears to have puncture and now has a severe ulceration. He has an appointment with an ophthalmologist in...

Urgent Need: Margie

Urgent Need: Margie

Calling all BRIT Super Heros! We received a call from a West Texas shelter to save a dog that was 30 minutes away from being euthanized.  Margie was owner surrendered because she needed surgery. We rushed her to our vet in Granbury where a 2.3 pound fatty tumor was...

2016 Year End Update from BRIT

2016 Year End Update from BRIT

Dear fellow Brittany lover, It’s heartbreaking to find Brittanys who no longer have a home, a place where there’s always shelter, food, love, attention, special treats, playtime … where they are treasured members of the family. We believe all Brittanys deserve a...