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Fluffy Friend

Old English Sheepdog befriends Harbor View House residents By Shanna Thompson, Staff Writer Originally published in More San Pedro and moresanpedro.com Permission granted to reprint this article with photos by the Daily Breeze. All photos…

A Christmas Miracle

Volunteering for OES rescue can be oh, so rewarding! Jane Dempsey of OES Rescue of Southern California called me two days before Christmas to check out a report of an Old English Sheepdog at a…

Brushing Up on the Old English Sheepdog

by Susan Norlund, BS, MA, RVT, RLATG Article reprinted by permission of Veterinary Technician Magazine (the complete journal for the veterinary hospital staff),Volume 22, Number 11, November 2001 Issue. Still a great article now!! "An…

The Old English Sheepdog

By Kim D. R. Dearth Dog World Magazine March, 2001; Reprinted by permission of the author From the hero of "Please Don’t Eat the Daisies" and "The Shaggy Dog" to Nurse Nana of "Peter Pan,"…

A Clown in Sheep’s Clothing

The fun-loving Old English Sheepdog lives to please. by Sue Wright (Permission granted to reprint this article from Dog Fancy, June 1999 issue) An exceptionally large woolly sheep ambled among the herd in a wind-swept pasture.…

Shaggy Shenanigans, Batman! It’s the Old English Sheepdog!

by Nicole Wilde (reprinted with permission) "Get-A-Pet" Photo Adoption Magazine, Southern California Edition, June 13-26, 1998 The British and European breed standard for the Old English Sheepdog describes "a thickset, muscular, ablebodied dog with a…

Shaggy Dog Soft Touch

Rescuer never turns away breed in need By Monica Davis Special for The Republic Oct. 13, 1998 The phone call comes every few weeks and each time propels Victoria Kremer into action. She snatches an…

Little Belle: Every Picture Tells a Story

A Whimsical Tale (Tail) of One Rescue Dog as told to Christine Bunsick & Jane Dempsey Hi ! I was born in a place called South Dakota on June 26, 1996. I began my journey…

The Lucky Seven

by Jane Dempsey and Heidi Graham April 1999 - Rescue is constantly asked by callers if we have puppies for adoption. Our standard reply is "rescue doesn't usually get puppies, most of our dogs are over…