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Linus New Family

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Adopted In Record Time

Linus caught our eye quickly as a potential save in Miami-Dade Animal Services - a shelter with high euthanasia rates.  Linda M. wasted no time in going to pull him for DRTB.  After getting medically treated, he was released on a Saturday and plans were made to transport him to Tampa...

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Strut your Mutt 2014 


So many dogs coming in to rescue, please help them by supporting our STRUT! Click banner to sign up!


foster homes needed



We've reach a low with available foster homes, without them we are stymied in our efforts to save dogs. It is hurts to say NO to a Dal/dog when we get the call or look into their pleading eyes. Please Can YOU help by being a DRTB Foster??


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Dogs In Need 

Senior SPLASH Is Looking For His SOFT Spot

SPLASH came to us when his family turned him in because of a child with allergies... poor old guy. He's around 12 years old and would like a soft spot to call his own!

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Rescue Stats

updated 6/1/14

Dogs Rescued in 2014:  17

 Dogs Adopted: 19
Adoptions Pending:  0

Dogs Available:  8
Care-For-Life: 15


Dogs Rescued in 2013: 88
Dogs Adopted 2013:


Dogs Rescued in 2012: 79
Dogs Adopted 2012: 65


Dogs Rescued in 2011: 92
Dogs Adopted 2011: 72


Dogs Rescued in 2010: 76
Dogs Adopted 2010: 64

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If you would like to help save the lives of these beautiful dogs, please consider making a DONATION by clicking the donate buttons on the left sidebar. We use Paypal – a safe, secure method of getting your online donations to us quickly so we can put them to immediate use. All donations directly support our rescue efforts and pay for food, vet checks, and medical treatment for animals in our care. You can also help us with pet meds like flea prevention. Please, adopt a spot into your heart and make a contribution today. The spots thank you.

A copy of our official registration CH37843 and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free 1-800-HELP-FLA within the state of Florida. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the State.

DRTB, PO Box 341951, TAMPA, FLORIDA 33694