Kennel Wishlist

Hey y’all! We get requests all the time asking what items we are need of to care for and keep a sanitary environment for our fluffies at the kennel. We have updated our kennel needs list with items we are dangerously low on. Anything you send will help immensely! It’s super easy!  Click here to … Read More

Dianthe’s Cuppa Interview

Whoo doggie…. when will this week end? *Eyes the drunk, pregnant kittens dragging tail* Kittens, y’all having a Monday kinda Wednesday too? (various tones of angry mewling are heard) Don’t blame me! *Looks at today’s folder and grins* Y’all better haul hiney upstairs! Today’s guest is…wait for it! Wait for it…A PUPPY! *Watches the kittens … Read More

Happily Ever After

Here is your Friday “Awww” Moment! This is a tale of a girl and her rescue dog. Mellie is the boy that stole hearts and gave us a run for our money, quite literally. So here’s Tiffany and Mellie’s story! My greatest love story ? This month marks two years since my beautiful boy made … Read More

World Pangolin Day

OK fans, by now you know that I have a care for all the animals of the world and I have something I want you to do for me. Today is World Pangolin Day. Chances are that you have never heard of a pangolin which is a small mammal closely related to anteaters. Pangolins are … Read More

Spring Auction Items Needed

We are now officially on the lookout for items for our semi-annual online silent auction. Would you like to co ntribute an item in this year’s first auction? % of the proceeds go to helping Big Fluffy’s in need! All donations are tax-deductible. Will need to receive items no later then March 25th, so it … Read More

Alabama Pyr’s Need Your Help

Words fail me today. You could be forgiven for not realizing these are dogs. We got the call from a lady we have worked with before that there were six dogs living on a remote rural property and that they would be shot if they were not removed. We went to get the dogs. What … Read More

Update: Barton Fink, the Saint Bernard

And now your update. I am officially pissed. Barton Fink (I had naming block) is a 2 year old Saint Bernard who we pulled out of a shelter today with the help of some awesome local folks. His picture broke my heart. Now here’s the rest of it. Barton is absolutely emaciated. He has pneumonia … Read More

Morning cuppa with Dobby

*Inhales deeply on the life giving cuppa* Wednesday. Everyone hates Monday, I dislike Wednesday. The beginning is still in sight, and the end isn’t any nearer either. *Hears the drunk, pregnant kittens come staggering in and watches them slide through with their sunglasses on. Sips on the cuppa* Yes. It is fun being all judgey … Read More

Late night post … Galen

And now your late night post… Let us discuss the nuance of language and unfortunate misunderstandings. This is Galen. Galen’s name was changed from Giglio to Galen because BFDR staff thought his name was Gigolo. Of the many useless talents I hold*, one of the lesser known ones is that I have a degree in … Read More

Science! with Jean

And now an episode of Science! with Jean that addresses a serious health issue for dogs and people, so read the whole thing please and then spread the word… This is Bristol, who is currently looking for her home. I will get into her details for those interested shortly. Aside from being pretty and perfect, … Read More

Meet Roo – Watch her recovery story!

Roo was rescued in September by Big Fluffy Dog Rescue. Her two front legs had horrific wounds cut to the bone; we believe she was caught in a snare trap, unfortunately very common in rural Missouri. They were infected and she was in a lot of pain. The amazing vets at Animal House Veterinary Clinic … Read More

Jack and Jill … round 4

And now your late night post… Fans, let us discuss naming dogs. This is Jack and Jill. This is the fourth Jack and Jill pair to come in to rescue this year. Chances are, if you have a pair of dogs, you have considered or someone will suggest the following names Jack and Jill Bonnie … Read More