November 18, 2019

Breed Profile: Manchester Terrier

by Lauren R. Tharp A descendent of the “original” terrier (the Black and Tan Terrier!), the Manchester Terrier originated in England and was specifically bred to hunt rats!  This breed is still adept at hunting small vermin and remains a favorite dog of terrier-lovers everywhere.  The Manchester Terrier was officially recognized as a breed by [...]


Breed Profile: Shih Tzu

by Lauren R. Tharp The Shih Tzu or “Shitzu” (pronounced as Sheet-zoo)was originally the dog of choice for the royals in the Ming Dynasty.  During World War II the dog was discovered by soldiers in England and has quickly became a favorite house pet here in the US.  More than 20 years later, the AKC [...]


Breed Profile: Pugs

by Lauren R. Tharp Rumored to have first appeared before 400 B.C., the Pug is one of the world’s oldest dog breeds.  Originating in Asia, the Pug shares a similar bloodline to that of the Pekingese. People pleasers by nature, the Pug reigns as the 12th most popular dog breed in the United States (according [...]


Brandy and Patty – The Wiry-Haired Sisters


The weekend is fast approaching, New York City! We have a special adoptable duo to share with you this week. Meet ladies Brandy and Patty! These two lovelies here are amazing young Irish Wolfhound/Terrier mix pups. Brandy and Patty are looking for a forever home that would be willing to take in a little double lovin’. These wiry-haired girls are mostly full-grown [...]


Your Dream Come True…


Hello! My name is Tanya and I’m a lovable Shepherd mix staying here in Manhattan at Bideawee. Before coming to the shelter, I was living with a great foster mom who said I was a good girl who is eager to please and easy to take care of. At just two years old, I’m  pretty [...]