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BARCS Announces Acquisition of The Buddy Foundation of Maryland
Sep 23

BARCS Announces Acquisition of The Buddy Foundation of Maryland

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My Baby Elvis
Sep 9

My Baby Elvis

  Here is adopter Diane's story about how bringing home her BARCS baby Elvis changed her life for the better. I’ve wanted a dog for as long as I can remember. When my husband, HP, and I bought a house in 2015, I had a puppy on the brain. Unfortunately, our home wasn’t quite ready to welcome a ball of energy and fluff. Everything changed in 2017. It was an extremely tough time for HP and I. I had changed jobs and i...

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Joni By My Side
Aug 31

Joni By My Side

  In her own words, here is Martha's story about adopting her best friend Joni from BARCS. In 2016, I was 23 years old and my father was dying of cancer. I talked to my therapist regularly, and one day I half-joked to her that I should get a dog to help with how I was feeling. To my pleasant surprise, she told me she thought that was a good idea. When I arrived at BARCS, I told the staff person working with me what kind of pu...

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