Category Archives: BREW Alumni

Ladybug: Overcoming her FearsApril 16, 2011

Sharon & I adopted "Ladybug" in August of 2000. She evidently had been badly abused in Charlottesville, Va. She was extremely shy, and would jump at any movement. She was so nervous that when she ate, she would be ready to run away at any...
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From Rags to RichesApril 16, 2011

Having been raised with beagles, I have always been a devout beagle lover. When hearing the story of the 16 beagles in West Virginia that had recently been rescued by BREW, my fiance and I knew that we would have to bring one into our...
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Perfect Timing… For Both Lily and JenniferApril 16, 2011

In October 2000, my foxhound Holly, of fourteen years, died. I was completely devastated as this dog was my best friend for all those years. Although I am still mourning her death, I couldn't bear the void she left and decided to look for a...
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Millie Becomes a Therapy DogApril 13, 2011

Here is a "happy ending" photo illustrating the good things that can happen to rescued beagles and their people. My beagle Millie and I were trained and tested together for her to become a certified therapy dog. We were successful and now make weekly visits...
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Batman says “Thanks for my new home!”April 13, 2011

Hello, I want to just write a short happy ending for our wonderful Bubba (Batman old name) We have only had him 9 days and he is wonderful. He plays and sleeps all curled up with his older but little brother Theo. He sleeps in...
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The Hahn GirlsApril 13, 2011

The WHOLE Hahn Family It’s true enough. My son is the beagle whisperer. Just ask our beagles. Annie knew it right away when Bill walked through the PETCO door and into a BREW adoption day. She had been shy, demure (as only a beagle girl...
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Wanda Woo Woo!April 13, 2011

Just wanted to drop you guys a line and let you know how wonderful Wanda Woo Woo has been for the McQuade family. She has certainly livened up Frank who had a massive stroke before Wanda came to live with us. She makes him smile...
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Bridgette’s Search is OverApril 13, 2011

The Curtsinger Family Little Bridgette came to live with us a week ago. She has been the greatest thing that ever happened to my family and to our beagle boy Copper. They have become the best of friends and play together non-stop. Copper was very...
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The Dog That Changed My LifeApril 13, 2011

Julie and Scott Larese Well the story all starts when our family was having troubles in Washington D.C. NO one was happy and I myself needed a friend. My parents brought us to the Petco in Alexandria and to our surprise there were a ton...
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Louie’s StoryApril 13, 2011

Where do I start? About three years ago, I was homeless & hungry. A kind person brought me to an animal shelter. The animal shelter staff offered me food, water & a roof over my head a safe place where I didn’t worry about being...
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