Last Hope Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation, Long Island NY posted a request on their website for Kuranda beds for their dogs and cats and their supporters came through! They have received 41 BEDS so far!! "A BIG, BIG thank you to all of our supporters who donated beds. We are so excited as this means the dogs will not have to sleep on cold concrete floors or the cats in their litter boxes.
My big white fuzzy dog Meet Bear, a 7 year old samoyed. While still a very active dog, he does appreciate the orthopedic qualities this bed has to offer and the vinyl weave fabric helps keep him cool.
Senior Rescues Sassy, age 10
Rafiki and Shanti, ages 14 - 15 yrs.
For her project, Katie Mulligan chose to help the puppies and dogs in the Dog Adoption Center of Valley Animal Center, Fresno, CA. Her goal was to raise $1000 to purchase some beds.
Thanks to the efforts of Diamonds in the Ruff rescue in California, 25 pitbulls living in awful pens on wet, cold floors have received Kuranda bed donations
Sadie and Coco
There is a lot of heart in Los Angeles for the animals. That is what Lu Parker and Sarah Grooters discovered when they asked the community to donate for dog beds for the South LA Shelter on Valentine's Day.
Known for their intelligence, vigilance and protective nature, German Shepherds could be considered the renaissance men of the K-9 world. German Shepherds can be seen in a variety of roles including narcotics detective, herding dog, helper of the disabled, search and rescue and… movie star (anybody remember Rin Tin Tin?!). When properly trained, this reliable and even-tempered dog makes quite the family pet as well. So what type of bed makes a good resting place for such a “celebrity” of a dog? Perhaps this information will help.
Originally developed in Central Europe to hunt wild boar, the energetic and rather large Great Dane is typically well-mannered and gentle when properly trained. As their heritage and size would suggest, Great Danes require a great deal of exercise and can consume massive amounts of food. But do these aristocratic dogs ever attempt to consume their own beds? Read on to find out what items to consider when selecting a dog bed for your (truly GREAT) Great Dane.