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Be The Change

Be The Change

January 11, 2017

I know I’ve said it before, but prior to starting Swamp Haven, Alyssa and I never fostered. Not once. In fact, it never entered my mind as a viable option for my family. Like many fosters, I have personal dogs who were (and still are) my “kids”. My life revolves around feeding, walking, vet appointments, […]

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The Day I Lost My Soul Mutt

The Day I Lost My Soul Mutt

November 17, 2016

A year ago today a piece of my heart died under a beautiful oak tree. Last June was the first time I laid eyes on him. I was at the Putnam County shelter with a girlfriend pulling another dog, and we both did a double take when we saw him. You can see in his […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Attend Hops for Hounds

Top 10 Reasons to Attend Hops for Hounds

November 11, 2016

You guys, Hops for Hounds is finally here!  Join us tomorrow night at Ancient City Brewing from 4PM – 10PM for a fun filled night! Top 10 Reasons to Attend Hops for Hounds 10. Everyone of all ages is welcome, including your pup! 9. Mini yoga session with Down Dogz Yoga 8. Silent auction items including […]

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We Can’t Save Them All

We Can’t Save Them All

September 20, 2016

Almost two years ago, Alyssa and I started toying around with the idea of starting our own rescue. We had no idea what we were getting into, but we were full of excitement and hope that we could “be the change” we wanted to see in the world … Today as I write this, tears […]

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Mac’s Story

August 24, 2016

A few months ago, we launched a program called Operation H.O.W.L. and thanks to our friend, Emelia Hitchner, it was featured on the front page of the St. Augustine Record in June. Emelia’s article reached an amazing woman who would end up opening her home to save a beautiful, beefy, fawn colored pit bull we named, Mac. The day […]

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