Kirsten Barkved's Posts


Save Me Sunday: Kirsten + Ollie

Posted by on in Rescue Updates

You don’t know me but you might know my dog. He’s just like yours: soul piercing eyes, a heart of gold, farts that make you evacuate the building, and an unwavering sense of love and selflessness. Ollie has been in my life for almost 7 years. I call him the...

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Save Me Saturday: April Edition

Posted by on in Available Dogs

This week, on Save Me Saturday, we’ve got a whole new batch of doggos coming up, all very cute, very wise, very much in want of someone with a lap for cuddles. Is this you? All of these beautiful, magical floofs will be available this month for you to meet,...

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Wanted: Female Roommate – For Life

Posted by on in TDIAO News

Hi. I’m Cora. Want to be best friends and roomies? I’m a 1.5 year old female Mountain Mix. I don’t know what that means but people tell me I’m adorable and it sounds like that’s a good thing? I know I’m young, but I’m very mature for my age. People...

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Save Me Saturday: Wes

Posted by on in TDIAO News

Show of hands: Who here knows the feeling of true love? Not like unrealistic movie love or way way unrealistic and weird sparkly vampire love. It’s also not the I love you because you’re my sister and I have to kind and it’s not like I love you even though you...

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In Dog Rescue, Who Saves Whom?

Posted by on in Where Are They Now

We all know the incredible roller coaster that is the process of bringing a new dog into your life. There’s the first day of adoption, where you both look at each other and wonder if you might have made a mistake. There’s day two, where they find your underwear and...

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Cora Meets World

Posted by on in TDIAO News

Sometimes, we wonder what it would be like to be a dog. Don’t lie, you totally do as well. That’s because dogs know the secret to a good life is a belly rub, someone to tell you you’re pretty all the time, and a poop in the woods. They also...

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Ode to Jill: The Hero We Don’t Deserve

Posted by on in TDIAO News

With the drama, stress, and the very real horror that we see in the dog rescue industry, you need a partner in crime who is compassionate, strong, and capable of happy moments and hysterical giggles in a big pile of bleak and unrelenting stress. For that and more, I am...

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It’s a Match! Swipe Right For Our Available Dogs

Posted by on in Upcoming Events

It’s officially February. Which means that February 14th is steadily approaching. If you’re not already coupled up in a blanket of ever-lasting love, you’re either practicing your “it’s-just-another-Hallmark-money-grab” speech in front of the mirror or desperately swiping right on the collective modern love machine that we know as Tinder. If neither...

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