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Caught Red-Pawed

VicDRG Blog Scruffy Thorvald was surrendered to us as being aggressive but all he was was misunderstood. He loves life, the world, and particularly his fantastic home. Here the clever boy has broken into the chicken…

Hanami the Super Model

VicDRG Blog Here is Hanami (formerly Chloe U) rescued from Wentworth Pound in 2012 and a bit of a ‘problem’ child. Now spends her time as a part-time super model and cellar door dog, posing in photoshoots at wineries…

We Are Doing a Happy Dance…

VicDRG Blog Duke Thorvald came to us in September. He had very severe separation anxiety. We know of at least two homes before us and suspect many others. We were fortunate to find a fantastic foster carer for him…

A Great Start To 2020 For Geoffrey and Vadar

VicDRG Blog It’s always great to start the new year in a good way and we have done that rehoming one of our more difficult little dogs Geoffrey Meriville. Geoffrey is extremely ‘quirky’ and does things like guard…

I Am So Grateful For VicDRG’s No Kill Policy

VicDRG Blog It has been one year today since Wellington came to join my family. Just wanted to say thank you to VicDRG for rescuing him, for being prepared to spend the small fortune required, to put one, tiny, broken,…

The Joys of Foster Caring

VicDRG Blog A story for those of you who might be considering Foster Caring: On Christmas eve, 2017, Verona, together with her Mother and 3 siblings were surrendered to a Victorian pound. Given the current law,…

Winter Appeal 2019 - Can You Please Help

VicDRG Blog Once again it is our Winter Appeal time. We realise that so many worthy groups are asking for your assistance, but unfortunately as a volunteer group with no funding we must do the same. We continue…

Merry Christmas From Domino and VicDRG

VicDRG Blog Domino, the 13 year old dalmation, adopted this year, and one of the stars of our 2019 calendar, is loving his new life. Here he is meeting Santa. He is such a lovely natured boy and he is going to have…

Merry Christmas From Touza

VicDRG Blog Touza had a long path with us, since he was adopted from Moira Pound as a five- month old. He left us when he was adopted but then came back to us. He is a special boy, emotional like many bulldogs,…

Our Wall Calendar 2019 Is Here - A great Gift

VicDRG Blog Enjoy our gorgeous rescue dogs,photographed by talented Herald-Sun photographer Manny Ciara and Paw Focus Photography. The perfect Christmas gift! Go to our Shop and order your calendar now: Buy