Category Archives: BREW Alumni

FaithSeptember 5, 2013

Age: 12 years Gender: Female
FemaleGood with catsGood with dogsHas a clueMediumsenior

I've Gone to the Rainbow Bridge

Faith passed away surrounded by her forever foster family in late 2015. She was very loved by her family, and we thank them for giving her such a wonderful home. 26 JUNE 2014:  Faith has been diagnosed with an incurable cancer. She will stay with...
Read more

HoosierMay 9, 2013

Bad for apartmentCouch potatoCrate-trainedGood with dogsGood with kidsHousetrainedmaleMediumPotties on leashseniorSpecial needs

I went to the Rainbow Bridge Tribute from Hoosier's Foster Mom, December 2013: Hoosier came to our female household in May. He fit right in from the beginning. Given his medical problems and his early history, Hoosier could easily have become a cranky old fellow....
Read more

Tribute to CloeMarch 14, 2013

On March 16, 2002 my wife and I travelled to Purcellville, VA for a scheduled appointment at Blue Ridge Veterinary Assoc. Our purpose was to meet a young female Beagle that BREW had named “Diana”. She was listed as #2-069. “Diana” was everything we had...
Read more

Cindy has come full circleJanuary 24, 2013

Mary Catherine and I have been wanting to send out an update email to you on Cindy for a while now but wanted to get through the holiday season first. Cindy has come full circle. She is still a little shy around strangers but we...
Read more

PollyNovember 22, 2012

Age: 9-11 Years Gender: Female
Couch potatoCrate-trainedFemaleHousetrainedMediumPotties on leashPrefers no kids

I've Gone to Rainbow Bridge

25 AUGUST 2016: Sweet Polly has gone to the Rainbow Bridge. BREW is so thankful to her foster mom for the loving care she provided to Polly over the past several years. 11 AUGUST 2016: We are sad to report that Polly has been diagnosed with terminal...
Read more

Penny LaneSeptember 5, 2012

I adopted Penny Lane in January 2003, and lost her on September 1, 2012. Penny’s BREW name was Sonny and she was fostered by Kent and Rita. Kent brought Penny along for my home inspection and she was very shy and wouldn’t look at me...
Read more

Loving Tribute to Mickey StantonAugust 17, 2012

We adopted our beloved Mickey from BREW in January 2004. He died on August 6, 2012, from cancer. His gentle, loyal, loving, and goofy soul enriched our lives more than I can even say. We are so sad without him, but also feel incredibly grateful...
Read more

A Tribute to BaxterJune 18, 2012


Baxter first came into our lives in October, 2007. As you can see, he was happy to be part of our family from the first meeting with us. We lost him on May 12, 2012, and have missed him ever since. We had four BREW...
Read more

LilyJune 12, 2012

Lily 2000-2012 Lily was born in February 2000 and I acquired her in October of that year at the young age of 8 months after my first foxhound of 14 years died a few weeks prior to meeting Lily. Lily, who was formerly named Shirley...
Read more

Tribute to DaisyMay 29, 2012

I adopted Daisy on November 4, 2005.  She had been named Leah and I renamed her Daisy because it just seemed more fitting.  In the days since her passing I've had lots of time to reflect on the wonderful times we had together.  When she...
Read more