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The Bark-It List Fund for Muttville Hospice Dogs Grants Dying Dog’s Wish: A Spa Day for Nubia!

May 28, 2014

nubia’s wish: to feel beautiful   i’m nubia! i’m a rubenesque shih tzu with attitude, and my favorite color is purple. i love to listen to prince, and i have a style that is all my own.  after Muttville Senior Dog Rescue took me in, they found out that my body is riddled with tumors. […]

small club gear: a harness is essential for safe walking

June 25, 2013

what’s the big deal about harnesses? small club requires all members to wear a harness and provide their own ID tags, rabies vaccination tags, and city dog license. members also wear a small club info tag and a small club leash or long line (provided for your dog on each outing) to participate in adventures. […]

Danny’s Bark-It List: a bucket list by a muttville hospice dog

May 1, 2013

i’m danny, a senior dog in hospice care with  muttville senior dog rescue foster family, russell and marie. they helped me put together my Bark-It List and they also help me fulfill my wishes too! check back often for updates and pictures to see my wishes coming true. when my fospice family told me I […]

this thursday june 27! small club hosts monthly lecture series: Traditional Chinese Medicine for Dogs Part 2

February 7, 2013

                              Does your dog itch and scratch constantly? Or have recurring tummy concerns? Join us for this month’s Dog Health Workshop! the next lecture is: THURSDAY JUNE 27Th, 7-830pm at MUTTVILLE HEADQUARTERS, 255 alabama street at 16th street, san francisco, ca. […]

small club dogs make new year’s resolutions for 2013

January 3, 2013

small club resolves: sarcastic, smartass, and genuine resolutions for the new year from our resident and foster dogs…           truffle and sassafras are both foster dogs from Muttville Senior Dog Rescue. they are currently adoptable – click their names to read their profiles!                 […]

calvin: how to cope with scary stuff: surviving the blue angels air show and other noisy things

October 5, 2012

my killer advice on how to cope with being an anxious dog and not die… here’s another scary thing i hate: the blue angels! “blue angels” sound like angels of death to me. so loud! so unpredictable! when the noise begins, i cant see anything in the sky, then suprise! enormous blue and yellow birds […]

Gracie’s Old Dog Review: joint supplements

August 24, 2012

ouch. my knees hurt. my hips hurt. my back hurts. but i want to get out to smell the new smells around town…. my people insist that i walk a little every day. some days i don’t feel like it, but i need the exercise; i need to keep this old body moving so it […]

twiggs’ journey: an older poodle’s search for a new home

June 8, 2012

Twiggs has put on pounds of muscle and learned how to come when called since joining senior small club. right now, Twiggs is enrolled in small club’s “free walks for foster dogs” program. he gets to go on senior small club adventures 3 times a week free of charge. we believe that socializing and exercising […]

how to have fun: video by calvin

April 24, 2012

calvin demonstrates one of his formulas for fun…    

pico: member of the month only lasts one month?

April 20, 2012

our dear young pico did not realize that his reign as “member of the month” would last only one month.  he has loved the perks – riding shotgun in the car, getting first licks at the water bowl, and running at the front of the pack. his sisters loved everything in his extraordinary gift basket- […]