A Man and His Dog

A Man and His Dog

On Valentine’s Day everybody likes to hear about a love story and that is exactly what happened between a man and his dog: It was love at first sight when Kody, a blue heeler, met Joshua at Straydog. Joshua was looking for a dog to become his buddy on the farm and...
Lock Family Visit

Lock Family Visit

Longtime friend of Straydog, Frankie Burget, learned that her friends were planning a mini-vacation to the Cedar Creek area and she couldn’t wait to share Straydog with the Lock family. She suggested they arrange a visit to the campus. Of course, our doggies love...
Padgett’s Story

Padgett’s Story

On a cold and rainy day in December 2020, my drive to Cedar Creek Lake was anything but dull. With a delay of almost three hours after being hit by an uninsured motorist, I decided to take the back roads to the lake to try to calm my nerves. Little did I know my day...
Harbor’s Journey

Harbor’s Journey

Your Gifts Help Dogs Like Harbor! When Harbor was found, she was fast and fearful so it took some time for our Straydog caregiver to rescue her from her neighborhood. With no microchip and no response to “found dog” notices, Harbor joined the Straydog family where she...
Lana’s Journey

Lana’s Journey

A preface to Lana’s Story:  We have been proud supporters of Straydog since adopting our youngest dog, Pebbles, at a “Clear the Shelter” event. Since then, we have been involved in several initiatives supporting the growth and awareness of Straydog. Our found girl,...
Colt’s Journey

Colt’s Journey

Colt is a very special pup. He was born deaf and with no eyes. He was surrendered at a vet to be euthanized but, luckily, a rescue was able to take him in. With the rescue having no experience with this type of special need, Straydog’s fearless Shelter Director,...