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Honestly, who doesn’t like S’mores?


Bring your family and your dog to meet S’mores with Hope Rescues at the Edwardsville Crossing PetCo Saturdays from 11-4! This is S’mores, a very sweet and loving male Carolina dog who is a little over a year old.  His life was spared the day he was to be destroyed at St. Louis County Animal Control by Hope Rescues. After ... Read More »

This cutie is simply Electra-fying!


Meet Electra 11 to 3 Saturday, March 8, in the Kirkwood Petco near I-44 and Lindbergh. Electra is a 6 year old, spectacularly beautiful black German Shepherd Dog and is currently is foster care with St. Louis Senior Dog Project.  She weighs about 75lbs. She is perfectly housebroken and is easy to walk on a leash. Electra is so obedient ... Read More »

[Arrow] Not even Cupid has an Arrow this adorable!

Arrow Adopted

This little guy is Arrow, he was put up for auction by a breeder and we saved him from further breeding and brought him into our rescue.  He is a four and half month old brindle boxer puppy.  Unfortunately, we just discovered that he has Pulmonary Stenosis and he requires surgery to live past two or three years.  We cannot ... Read More »

[ADOPTED] Uno is about as cute as it gets!


My name is Uno. I am a 1 ½ yr old chi mix that loves life. I live to play – anyone that wants to play I am in! I’d almost rather play than eat! I am working on my house manners & my foster mom says I am doing really well. If I can get outside or tell someone ... Read More »

Why have one buddy when you can have two?


Wesley is a beautiful Siamese boy who is between 1 and 2 years old. He is a quiet boy who likes people but tends to be a bit shy. He would need a little less hectic home to thrive. Late last fall Hemmingway was pulled from a high kill shelter, was very sick with an upper respiratory infection and weighed ... Read More »

I, for one, am a HUGE Seahawk fan!


Meet Seahawk!  After coming back from maternity leave, Executive Director of Gateway Pet Guardians, Jamie Case decided it was time to visit St. Clair County Animal Control and save some dogs!  On the visit, standing at the edge of the kennel was a happy, tail-wagging 1 yr old mixed breed with cropped ears.  These weren’t any cropped ears, these were ... Read More »

Meet Chimmi!


Chimmi was found as a stray and brought into an animal control facility in Illinois. The facility sent out an alert that they needed all animals removed due to “building issues” and Gateway 4 Paws rescued Chimmi and two other dogs. We think Chimmi is a Rat Terrier and chihuaha mix.  She weighs just under 10 lbs and is about 4 ... Read More »

[ADOPTED] Help Stella Get Her Groove Back!


Meet Stella!  She’s approximately 4 years old and a mixed breed.  Her age and breed aren’t known exactly because she was dumped at a high kill animal shelter after she had puppies.  Stella was saved from euthanasia on Christmas Eve of 2012.  She had given birth recently but her puppies were nowhere to be found.  The puppies properly weaned and ... Read More »

[ADOPTED] Meet Scrappy…he’s super cute!


Hey everyone!  My name is Scrappy and I am a 6 year old Yorkie/Australian Terrier mix.  I am small… weighing only 6 pounds, but am full of energy.  My foster mom says I have jumping beans in me because I can jump high in hopes of getting into your arms for a little snuggling or to give you kisses.  There ... Read More »

Home made face scrub recipe – LOVE this!

Face scrub is something I will not go without. A minimum of 2X a weeks does wonders for your skin. Work up to doing it everyday and you’ll transform your skin. I found this EASY home made recipe. Much cheaper (and gentler) than store bought. Try it! Recipe is on my Twitter page. Follow me! Enjoy! ~Christy Read More »