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Wednesday’s Foster Dog: Meet Chicken, An Adoptable Dog in St. Louis!

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Meet Chicken!

Chicken is a Labrador Retriever mix who is looking for her forever home.  This amazing lady is both house trained and crate trained. She’s currently shy but is slowly coming out of her shell more and more every day. She’s very curious, though, and loves to watch people and their interactions.  She loves to sleep in bed with her favorite people and makes for a great napping…

Adoptable Dog in St. Louis: Meet Gilbert!

Adoptable Dog in St. Louis: Meet Gilbert!

Meet Gilbert! He’s a Pit Bull Terrier.  He is already neutered and up to date on his shots. Gilbert currently resides at the shelter, but he can’t wait to go home to his forever home!

He’s not only handsome but a lover as well. He’s a snugglebug with a low to medium energy level. Gilbert is a playful guy who loves attention and meeting new people.

Gilbert is very smart and…

Wednesday’s Foster Dog: Meet Sanibel, An Adoptable Dog in St. Louis!

Sanibel's favorite snack is popcorn!

Wednesday’s Foster Dog: Meet Sanibel, An Adoptable Dog in St. Louis!

Sanibel is a young Labrador Retriever/Boxer mix who is looking for her forever home.  This gorgeous girl has the most beautiful sandy blonde hair and an adorable smile. Miss Sanibel loves her foster humans and is perfectly content to lay on the floor, on a chair, or in a lap. As long as there are people close by, she’s…

Friday’s Foster Dog: Meet Chukchi, An Adoptable Dog in St. Louis!

Friday’s Foster Dog: Meet Chukchi, an adoptable dog in St. Louis! Chukchi is just the sweetest. He has a perfect face and the most infectious smile. At just 12 weeks old, he’s still working on crate and house training, but has already mastered the art of cuteness. This little one is learning fast. He’s already learning to sit and has begun to go to the backdoor when he’s ready to go…

Foster Spotlight: It’s Your Time to Shine, Brian Fisher!

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This week’s Foster Spotlight is on to Brian Fischer! Even though he has been with GPG for less than a year, he has quickly gone from a fostering novice to expert. He has had at least twenty dogs go through his home! He originally started with GPG because he had an itch to have another dog around. When Brian started to look into options he remembered a GPG adoption event at Busch Stadium wher…

Purina Farms Family Day 2014

Purina employees and their families received puppy kisses overload when Kenny, Butters, BeBe, Pepe, Animal, and Sweetums made an appearance at Purina Family Day on August 23rd. Purina Farms was reserved for Purina employees and their families for the day, and the event featured rides, dog shows, and pets available for adoption. Gateway Pet Guardians was invited to participate and provide exposur…

Adoptable Dog in St. Louis: Meet Navid!

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Is everyone enjoying this beautiful weather and eating some BBQ? Navid, our featured dog this Monday, would love to be a part of some family Labor Day fun too! This happy boy was rescued from Animal Control and he currently resides at the shelter.

Navid is a Terrier Mix. He is neutered and is up-to-date with his shots.

This love bug is full of energy and loves to play! Navid is…

Adoptable Dog in St. Louis: Meet Mindy!

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Meet Mindy!
Mindy is a young American Eskimo Dog/Spitz mix who came to us from a very bad living situation and was extremely shy.  She has truly blossomed in the care and love of her foster family and is ready to enjoy the good life with her forever family.  In the words of her foster mom, Mindy is a beautiful soul who just wants to be loved.

Mindy is about 35 pounds and has a lot of…

Adoptable Dog in St. Louis: Meet AC!

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It was a hot weekend, but hopefully everyone stayed cool and had a good one! AC, our adoptable dog this Monday, is ready for some fun times in the pool during this heat.

AC is a Labrador Retriever mix that we rescued from Animal Control two months ago. He is neutered and up to date on his shots. Most importantly, he’s ready to leave the shelter with the help of his future forever…

Keeping Pets Cool in the Summer Heat

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The summer heat wave continues across St. Louis, and pets and people alike need to take care in these extreme temperatures. If you want to bring your dog along for some fun in the summer sun, remember these safety tips to avoid health risks.

Overheating can lead to serious health conditions or even death.

Check for one or more signs like labored panting, squinted eyes, slowed pace,…

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