Dex

Dex

Dex’s Mum “Squeak” shares her story on how she came to adopt from SABBR: ​ “I came across Dexter’s profile on a rescue website and knew I had to meet him. The serial killer name, the oversized ears and the quirky face all just screamed out to me. I took over foster care of him…

Aka

Aka

Aka’s leg was amputated when he was younger due to a vet bandaging a broken leg too tightly. Aka was surrendered as his family no longer had the time for him. This is his story as told by Haidee. “I got a call to see if I could take a 3 legged Miniature Bull Terrier. I…

Ohlin

Ohlin was a case of severe neglect. This is his story as told  by Lisa “We had always wanted to foster. When I started volunteering for SABBR it became even more clear. I helped in an administrative capacity as we had our temperamental rescue Luna who was particular with other canine friends. Then one day this…

Tricky

Tricky

The story of little baby Tricky as told by Steph. “When Tricky came to me as a 7 week old puppy, she was lifeless. I picked her up and raced her to Swan Vets for them to perform lifesaving surgery. Tricky had a bone stuck in her oesophagus that had been there for 5 days. She was…

Favvy

Favvy

Favvy was another lovely girl surrendered to SABBR while heavily pregnant. Favvy’s labour was not easy and she was rushed to the emergency vet with a life threatening condition. Favvy recovered and raised her pups until they were all adopted. Then it was Favvy’s time as told by Amanda. “Loving Staffys I read and learnt about fostering. I decided…

Jewel

Jewel

We love this story of Jewel. It just shows how a boofa can really blossom with love, patience and understanding. Jessica says “My boyfriend and I were in search to fill the hole that we had from coming home to an empty house. We both loved Bull Terriers and happened to come across a photo of Jewel.…

Willow & Domino

Willow & Domino

The love story of the most unlikely couple… Domino & Willow. Domino was a last minute save from the pound and Willow was surrendered heavily pregnant. Both did not get along with other dogs until they met in our kennels and surprised everyone by becoming best friends. They had been in our kennels for about 12…

Kizmet

Kizmet

We were thrilled when our gorgeous Golden Oldie Kizmet finally found her forever home at the tender age of 14!! Surrendered to SABBR almost two years before, she was often overlooked by adopters due to her age but Kizzy’s family describe how she stole their hearts and temporary foster care quickly turned into a forever home;…

Maddie

Maddie

Maddie had been in our rehabilitation program for many years slowly learning to overcome her awful start in life. Her first few years were spent being severely abused before she escaped to live a life on the street, constantly on the run for her own safety. Maddie’s past left her extremely frightened and timid of…