VicDRG Blog

Stories Like This Are Why We Do What We Do

VicDRG Blog Stories like this are why we do what we do and a wonderful example of howyour support actually transforms lives! After being locked outside (rain, hail or shine) for 10 years with Tia's mammary tumours…

A Very Lucky Oldie

VicDRG Blog Lucky Montana had lived with an older lady who owing to ill health could no longer look after here. Lucky did need some care to get her back on her feet and then she was indeed Lucky to find the best home. Enjoy…

Remember when you go to our online shop you help us rescue dogs like Nessie

VicDRG Blog Nessie came to us from the pound with massive mammary tumours: they must have added a kg to her 7 kgs.   She was lucky as so many pounds would have put her down needing vetwork so badly.  Her first operation…

Our Calendar 2017 The Perfect Xmas Present

VicDRG Blog Looking for a christmas present? Look no further, our calendar is the perfect gift for all dog lovers. This is the eighth edition of our Calendar. We think it is very special.

Ex Puppy Farm Dog Suki

VicDRG Blog Here is our lovely ex puppy farm dog Suki. Some of you will remember that she was on the website last year and then we had to take her off as we realised she need an operation, crating and rest for her leg. Her luxating patella operation carried out by Chris Preston has been a great success but...

When Three's a Crowd

VicDRG Blog Do your dogs squabble and fight? The book that was so needed....who tuned in to Southern FM Coffee chat this morning to listen to FourPaws Trish Harris talk about her book "When Three's a Crowd".  The…

Dominique Is Looking For A New Flatmate

VicDRG Blog Doesn't she look happy. But this is only part of her story. Dominique can never go near another cat as she becomes quite aggressive and can redirect to her person. Why?Dominique was rescued from a hoarding…

Help Needed With Senior Dogs

VicDRG Blog We are frequently asked to take on older dogs, sometimes for palliative care, sometimes dogs that can’t live with other dogs.

Your donations hard at work...

Pets in need We support a gorgeous wolfhound who is the beloved companion of a homeless man. When Hooch was diagnosed with cancer in October we arranged his surgery by a well-known specialist. Hooch had…

Happy Shad In His Forever Home

VicDRG Blog Have a look at Shad, now adopted and in his new home. Yes he has limitations with his leg, but he’s not in pain, does whirries when he’s happy and is well loved.