OCPBR's newest rescue hippo girl June had her first field trip out besides to the vet, where did she god...well of course JustFoodForDogs!

June had fun eating the many yummy treats offered her way and eagerly looking at people to lovingly beg for more...which of course we all obliged those requests!

We are so grateful to them for donating their absolutely fantastic fish oil to help June's...
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Have you heard about P.I.T. 101?!?

It's OC's first and only Pit Bull specific low cost training program whose purpose is to help low income families train their dog.

Many dogs are surrendered to shelters every day for behavioral issues that can be prevented and/or worked through with training; our goal is to keep more families together.

So we've teamed up with the incredible trainer...
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This adorable Pit Bull, named Bubba is head over heels for Rue, the Cat. Love has no limits.

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Happening again this weekend, P.I.T. 101!!!!

We recently launched this program, its purpose is to help low income families train their dog. Many dogs are surrendered to the shelter every day for behavioral issues that can be prevented and/or worked through with training. Our goal is to keep more dogs with their families.

We've teamed up with Conscious K9 - Dog Behavior Training to provide...
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The Pawpalooza event is in full swing, come on down to Sunset Beach we are here until 2:00pm. Our dogs are waiting to meet you and hand out Pittie kisses!

Sunset Beach Community Center
16861 12th Street
Sunset Beach, CA
Today! Come out and see some cute pups in Sunset Beach... See you there.

What: Pawpalooza!
When: March 25th! 10am-2pm!
Cute dogs! Cupcakes! Crafts! Jewelry! Organic pup treats! Yummy food! Face painting! Cute dogs!

See you at the Sunset Beach Community Center!

Photo by L'Arte LG Photography, [ Lartephotography.com Link ]

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Pawpalooza Annual Rescue Adoption Event

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Tomorrow! Come on out to Sunset Beach to make some friends and have some fun...
Cute dogs! Cupcakes! Crafts! Jewelry! Organic pup treats! Yummy food! Face painting! Cute dogs!

See you at the Sunset Beach Community Center!
See you there.
What: Pawpalooza!
When: March 25th! 10am-2pm!

Photo by L'Arte LG Photography, [ Lartephotography.com Link ]

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Have you checked out our Amazon Wish List? OCPBR alumni Maximus wants you to know it has everything our kiddos need and want, plus it includes supplies we use for our community outreach programs! Maximus Love!

If you'd like to donate some items to the dogs in our program, check out our list of dog food, dog toys, training treats, etc. by going to : [ Amazon.com Link ]

Please make sure to...
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Where is everyone?? Can you see us? Facebook is limiting our posts again, so please make sure to 'Like' or 'Comment' on our posts.

We love the work our friend Rebecca Corry and the Stand Up For Pits Foundation, Inc does. Do you know they are coordinating and sponsoring the first ever nationwide Spay/Neuter ANGEL Day that is happening on April 2nd?!?!

This massive and important effort will...
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It's Foster Friday, and look who our foster mom Myra ran into... one of her former foster dogs, Charlie Chaplin!

According to his foster mom who ADORED running into him, Charlie looks great and is doing so well! His family takes him to the river and he just loves...
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Got plans Saturday, Southern California? Why not come out and see us and the pups at the beach?

What: Pawpalooza!
When: March 25th! 10am-2pm!
Cute dogs! Cupcakes! Crafts! Jewelry! Organic pup treats! Yummy food! Face painting! Cute dogs!

See you at the Sunset Beach Community Center!

Photo by L'Arte LG Photography, [ Lartephotography.com Link ]

#adopt

Pawpalooza Annual Rescue Adoption Event

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Happy National Puppy Day from our newest rescue girl June, who continues to melt hearts everywhere she goes, including the staff at Newport Mesa Animal Hospital!

The results are in from some of June's vet workup: her ears are so badly infected the vet couldn't even see her eardrums (they were cleaned and are being treated), she is on antibiotics for the variety of yeast and skin infections,...
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TBT to our last event, the 2nd Annual South County Pet Expo! What an incredible day it was! We all could feel the positive energy and response from everyone in the community; our dogs, our fosters, and our volunteers all agreed it was a fantastic event!

All of our events are a fun,...
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These Cops Are So Proud Their Newest K9s Are Rescue Pit Bulls!

Their names are Phantom and Sarah — and both are pit bulls, rescued from shelters and trained to be key members of the force.

#OCPBR #UniversalK9 #AnimalFarmFoundation #policedogtraining #pitbullove

These Cops Are So Proud Their Newest K9s Are Rescue Pit Bulls

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Is there anything cuter than a Pittie in PJ's!!

Lana and her foster sister Bailey (on the left) are big time snuggle loves, there isn't a day that goes by that their foster family doesn't catch them doing some serious snuggling!

#OCPBR #pitbullfamily #pittiesinpjs #pittiesnuggles
Whatcha got there in the box Bowie? Wow it's a special care package specially for you from our friends at JustFoodForDogs!!!

Bowie, his foster mom Sally, and all of us want to thank the incredible staff at JustFoodForDogs for their generosity in providing our OCPBR dogs with the best fish oil, supplements, and dog treats around! They also specialize in homemade real food for your dog, bland...
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Want to communicate with your dog better? Read this fascinating study on the best way to do it!

#dogsarefamily #dogspeak

Pet-Directed Speech May Convey Intentions In Subtle Ways

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Spring is nature's way of saying let's party! So who better to help welcome Spring than our resident full of life party girl Lana Mae!

More on Lana....
Lana is a sweet and playful two-year old darling who loves everyone! Lana was rescued from a life living in an outdoor kennel, along with her brother, Levi, who has since been adopted.

Photo by Holly Sigafoos,

#flowergirl #sweetpitbull
You can't ban love!

Show your love by wearing it, and you could help the dogs in our rescue program at the same time! How adorable are these original artwork charm necklaces by Pet Studio Art!? Get yours by going to and mention OCPBR at checkout and 20% of your order will be donated to help our rescue dogs! Simple! Get a cute necklace, mention us, help us save dogs!

And thank...
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What's that your getting June a spa treatment? Oh, it's your medicated bath for your infected skin!

June loved being pampered and doted on for her first medicated bath, her foster parents told her to expect many more spa treatments and she grunted to say okay.

June is approximately 8 years old, we rescued her from the OC Animal Care Shelter over the weekend. She has been neglected it seems...
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