This adorable Bassett Hound was painted by Susan Kreiger and sponsored by The Village Stop.

Silent auction sheets are available at The Village Stop if you would like to add Patches to your home or garden.


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Painted Pet Pals Project

Group photo

In the next few days, you’ll be seeing amazing Painted Pets at various businesses in Eastsound.  This is our latest project to generate funds for the shelter, to encourage people to visit the busines

Update for August 19th

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Two dogs have found great homes.  Tika, the Cattle Dog mix, stays here on the island with the best possible family.  Reports indicate she’s good with the other dogs in residence and respectfu

August 4th update

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Two more dogs have transferred in from Whatcom Humane.  Both are highly adoptable and very sweet.

Tika is about 3 – 5 years old and is reported to be a Cattle Dog mix but the mix may be Cor

End of July news

Many of you have already met the two dogs transferred in from Whatcom Humane.  They are:
Kia – reportedly 10 years old; Pit/Black Lab mix.  She weighs a little over 50 lbs. and is a real

End of June news

Cameo2 Jan16

The Team Safe program coordinated with Emergency Medical Services brought two dogs to the shelter in June.  Monica was with us for about 3 weeks and became good buddies with little Chihuahua S

Shelter news for June 2nd

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Handsome hound Luke is officially adopted and will head to his new home on Saturday.  He’s already been introduced to the horse on the property and will have a huge fenced orchard to romp in.

May 8th update

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Mika’s sleepover turned out to be an education for the family about dogs with a herding breed in their mix.  Sadly, for the family and Mika, we’ll continue to find the right home for this grea

Update for April 23rd

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Our two shy Jack Russell Terrier mixes have gone to a home together.  Noodles and Stella are lucky to be with a quiet couple who’ve had Jack Russells in the past.  The girls are already using

April 14th news

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Noodles, the Jack Russell adopted in March, returned to us not because she was a problem.  Her mature owner found that two active dogs was a bit too much and giving up Noodles was done tearful