A Buddy To Squish

December 9, 2014

in Buddy Up Rescues

How could anyone resist this mug?!

How could anyone resist this mug?!

We’d like to tell you the story of one of our favorite little wiggle worms: Squish.
squish6
Squish came to us as quite a different dog than the pup we know now. He was rescued from New York City after a video from a volunteer in the shelter there landed in our laps. We saw a scared pup, but one so full of love that we knew we had to save him from the euthanasia list.

When Squish first came to us he was very unsure of everything. He barely picked his head off of the floor and was very nervous around new people. It took him a little while to trust people, but with a lot of love and a bit of patience squish2he started to learn that humans are pretty fun to be around!

Now, Squish wiggles up to new people confidently. He loves to give high fives and roll over for belly rubs. He bounces around, leans close for cuddles and does a super funny dance that we affectionately call the “Squish-dance.”

Squish is looking for a home with a calm dog who can provide him with companionship and guidance and teach him that the world is a pretty great place. He needs a family who can continue to socialize him and be patient with him, as he still is nervous in new situations. He also needs a family who is around a lot during the day.

squishanderyn

Squish is a gentle, goofy dog with a lot of love to give. He will make the best buddy for some lucky family, we know it!

squish9
If you’re interested in fostering or adopting this little love bug, please email info@buddyupanimalsociety.org for more information or fill out an Adoption Application! If you’re not looking for a permanent companion, Squish would settle for a foster home while he awaits his forever family. If you are not able to foster or adopt right now, please help us spread the word about Squish. We know his perfect match is out there!

squish4

{ 0 comments }

Saving Skye

May 19, 2014

We hold the seniors close to our hearts. There is nothing more devastating than seeing a dog in need, but the pups who have spent their entire life curled up at the bed of one human, only to find themselves behind the steel-bars of a shelter kennel in their golden years– that’s the most heartbreaking [...]

Read the full article →

Relief For Rosie

December 8, 2013

Senior animals find their way into shelters every day. In a world where people like shiny and new things, it’s harder for these pets to find their way into loving homes while competing with puppies and kittens. If they have any medical conditions, their chances are even lower. Buddy Up has a soft spot for [...]

Read the full article →

Fall Photo Festival

October 28, 2013

Join us for a day of festivities! Photo sessions will be held from 10:30-5pm, hosted by Gondek Photography. There will be plenty of activities as well including an Indoor Dog Park (please contact Happy Tails for more details), raffles, a tag sale and bake sale! For more information or to sign your pup up for [...]

Read the full article →

Order a Buddy Up T-Shirt!

June 16, 2013

Ruth and Aubrey are modeling our newest “Adopt” T-shirt.  This lightweight Poly/Cotton blend is extremely soft and reads, “Adopt: (verb) Open your heart. Save a life. Make a friend forever.” We have a few other styles available as well. Buddy Up is selling these shirts for $20.00 each and they come in several colors. If [...]

Read the full article →

The Story of Princess Gracie

May 24, 2013

Earlier this year, Gracie (Previously known as Soraya) entered the New York Animal Control and Care shelter system. This otherwise healthy and vivacious young girl came down with kennel cough during her brief time there, which is not uncommon. She passed her behavioral evaluation with flying colors and was adopted out of the shelter as [...]

Read the full article →

The Three Musketeers

May 5, 2013

These three terrific friends all have some things in common. They are all Buddy Up dogs and they are all currently looking for foster or forever homes to call their own! Ryder, Rella and Lambeau are all currently living in boarding facilities, but would each really benefit from living in a home environment with people [...]

Read the full article →