Our new President!

Bill Stough is a teacher, a role with which he most readily identifies. Beginning teaching at 21 he essentially came of age and matured in the classroom. As he once said, “From the time I was 5 years old, most of my days have been spent in a school, and I’m not quite sure I […]

Canine Seizures and Epilepsy…Don’t Panic!

I remember the first time I witnessed a seizure in one of my dogs. The year was 2001…the night before the seizure was the last time I ever really slept. You’ve probably heard the phrases “Life imitating art” and “Art imitating life.” Well, if you’ve never seen a seizure in person, I’m sure you’ve seen […]

Living with a Demented Dog…Or Canine Cognitive Disorder

Here at Little Old Dog Sanctuary, the top five most common senior dog ailments we have to deal with on a daily basis are… Blindness Deafness Arthritis Dementia Heart Murmurs Out of those five, the one that can be the most perplexing and difficult to endure (for us, as well as the dog) is #4. […]

Godspeed Sweet Melvin

How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard. ~Carol Sobieski and Thomas Meehan, Annie   I was hoping to share some good news today, but alas, it wasn’t meant to be. This morning we lost our beloved Melvin. Melvin was a 20 year old mutt that we rescued from a […]

Welcome to our new site!

Welcome to our new site! We are so glad you are here! This has been a huge project for us and we are so happy with the way it has turned out. We will be adding lots of pictures and videos very soon. You’ll have to bear with me, I’m not a very tech savvy, so […]