Underdog Friends & Family, UPDATE: We are sad to announce that Optimus Prime didnt make it. We were successful in starting him with tube feeding, but his tiny body just wasnt strong enough. Thank you to everyone who supported this little man. We would like to introduce you to Optimus
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HELP THE PUPPIES!!! Underdog Friends & Family, we need your help. Due in part to a large, national puppy brokerage firm going out of business, hundreds of puppies need our help. Over the next two weekends we will be attending two auctions that, combined, have listed 500 puppies to be
Where: Sweet Retreat, 5013 France Ave South, Minneapolis MN 55410 When: Saturday November 16, 10:00am-5:00pm Turtle is the poster puppy for everything that is wrong with puppy mills. Please share his story far and wide, and show your support by joining him for a special Turtle cupcake! Come enjoy a
Join Us For The Underdog Alumni Party & Fundraiser! When: Saturday October 5th from 2:00pm to 5:00pm* *Note: This is instead of our normal Saturday adoption event* Where: The Canine Coach Outdoor Park (Leashed pets only please!) 1700 Marthaler Ln, West St Paul Cost: FREE! However, a voluntary donation of
After many years of having UrbAnimal host our 2nd & 4th Saturdays’ adoption event, this past weekend was our last visit. We will be moving all of our Saturday adoption events to one location starting in May. We are so grateful to UrbAnimal, it’s owner, and it’s supportive staff for
Sorry for any confusion. We have changed the event venue back to our Plymouth location. Please come and see us from 12:30-2:30 today at It’s a Pet’s Life, 1115 Vicksburg Ln, Plymouth, MN.
The MN Dog and Cat Breeder Regulation bill – H.F. 84 – passed the following three House committees: Civil Law, Public Safety Finance and Policy, and Government Operations – and Governor Mark Dayton publicly supports the bill. H.F. 84 was referred to the House Agriculture Policy Committee but it was not granted a hearing
Lots of Need, Few Foster Homes Since March 1st, Underdog has rescued 31 dogs, but has only rehomed 9. The rescued dogs desperately needed our help, so we couldn’t say no, even though it means that we will potentially have to cover the cost of boarding these “extras” until either
Update on HF 84, the dog & cat breeder bill The bill passed the Government Operations committee, with only a few minor changes. Over the past week, 4 more “authors” have been added, which bodes well for bi-partisan support. Up next: the Agriculture Policy Committee. The bill is not yet
We will be at It’s a Pet’s Life in Edina on Sunday, March 3, 2013 from 12:30 – 2:30 pm. One of our favorite natural pet food shops has opened a new store location in Edina, and we have been invited to have our Sunday event there this upcoming weekend.
OUR FIRST TRANSPORT IS SCHEDULED FOR THE 15 DOGS RESCUE FROM A PUPPY MILL ON 2/9/13. THIS UPCOMING SUNDAY, 2/24! Yay! We are bringing: 4 Puli puppies (one 4 & 1/2 months, the other 3 are 10-11 weeks); 1 Puli adult female; 1 male Crested (#50); 2 female Crested (#’s
LAST CHANCE TO HELP ON H.F. 84: PLEASE CALL LEGISLATORS (LISTED BELOW) NOW (Courtesy Post for Animal Folks MN) Thanks to everyone for all of your calls – each and every call makes a difference! A second House Committee will be voting on Thursday (2/21), so today is the last reasonable day