Dog 101-The Basics

Some tips to help you before adopting or fostering a dog.

Therapy Dogs

Therapy Dogs

We do get asked if we have dogs that could be therapy dogs.  Generally, we do not.  Some may surprise us and be up for the task, but at DIBS, we do want our dogs to be the ones on the receiving end of support, while they acclimate to their new lives.  Being a pet,...

Dog Peeing in Favourite Spot Indoors

Dog Peeing in Favourite Spot Indoors

You’ve brought your new rescue dog home and suddenly they are peeing in that one spot - this is unexpected as you were told the dog was housetrained! There are a few things to consider: 1. Newly adopted dogs – even if fully housetrained – may have an accident in your...

Are you Ready?

Are you Ready?

We want to help you and your new pet live long, healthy lives together. Start here! Selecting a Pet Set yourself up for success. Think about your family’s lifestyle, financial situation, space restrictions and time limitations to ensure you choose the right breed,...