Orbit Update

The wound is slowly closing up. Orbit’s up to 14 lb now! Here’s some new photos.

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Jessie has parvo!

Emergency!!!! This one year old dog was taken to the vet and diagnosed with Parvo! Her owners wanted her to be euthanized but we were contacted by the vets office and asked to take her. We’ve lost so many Parvo pups recently, all of them actually, but I’m trying to remain hopeful. We agreed to…

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Volunteers Needed! Local & long distance…

Help ARTBAR save lives! Local and long distance volunteers needed! Don’t live near us? Perhaps you can drive on weekend transports or volunteer online from home. Please visit our volunteer page for more information. http://www.artbar-wv.org/volunteer/ Local volunteers, ARTBAR is located near the star in our logo.

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Weekday WV/KY drivers urgently needed!

https://www.volunteermatch.org/search/opp3187528.jsp ARTBAR desperately needs multiple volunteer drivers to help to get our dogs from foster in Lenore WV over to Sheabel Vet Hospital in Lexington KY. Gas money and meals reimbursed with receipts. Drivers use your own vehicle. We can provide loaner crates. Must have reliable vehicle, good driving record, and be comfortable handling sick/injured…

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Update on Elara Rose

Elara Rose Coonhound was transferred to a partner rescue a few weeks ago. They noticed she was still struggling with her leg and ended up taking her to a specialist. The specialist said the bone has not healed properly so she will need another surgery. Here’s the update from their vet: The specialist looked at…

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Orbit Update!

The wound picture comparison you see is 2 weeks apart! The wound is looking amazing! Today he was sedated to clean up the edges again and to make some adjustments to the piece of tissue that was stitched together last week. Tomorrow buttons will be applied to start closing up the wound. There is concern…

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Sadly, Coop didn’t make it

Update on Coop: Despite being brought straight from the shelter to the vet for urgent care and staying at the vet, Coop didn’t survive. It was parvo and we don’t know how long he was sick before he was brought to the shelter. RIP little one. We tried…

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Happy National Dog Day

It’s National Dog Day and what better way to celebrate the occasion than by showing you some of our past & present. Before you, you see some of the faces that have come through ARTBAR because their life did not go as expected but more importantly these are the faces of hope. Some of these…

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