rescue dogs

A visit with author and special needs pet advocate, Barbara Techel

Some of you are familiar with Barbara Techel through her work with IVDD dogs, begun during her journey with the original Walk ‘n Roll Dog, Frankie. But were you aware that she’s recently published an inspiring memoir about her life since then? I’ve been privileged to know Barb since she and I were both relative newbies… Read more »



A Potpourri of Almost Perfect Pet News

This is our Happy Birthday, America! edition, and we hope you enjoyed your July Fourth holiday. Here at Almost Perfect Pets, we’re always celebrating freedom — from old ways of thinking about pet injuries and disabilities, from prejudice against almost perfect critters. For this special edition, we’ve got a roundup of news to share about a… Read more »



Super story, semi-disabled

Only one of the dogs in this story is disabled, and that mostly by old age. But I just had to share this heartwarming tale! Blewett, Altruistic Animal Hero! PLAIN, Chelan County, OR – Blewett, a dog rescued in March at Blewett Pass, has become a rescue dog. Dozens of people tried to rescue the… Read more »