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Meet Macy, BARCS Rescue Coordinator and Animal Advocate
Apr 11

Meet Macy, BARCS Rescue Coordinator and Animal Advocate

BARCS has the best team members, no doubt about that! Our group of animal lovers are passionate about helping BARCS achieve its mission to save the lives of all homeless animals in Baltimore. Today, we want to shine the spotlight on Macy, our Rescue Coordinator and a Marine Corps veteran, whose passion for animal welfare began when she was just a kid.   Military Service In 2011, Macy wasn’t sure where she wanted to be, but ...

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Kevin the Therapy Dog: How an Ordinary Mutt Changed a Community
Mar 6

Kevin the Therapy Dog: How an Ordinary Mutt Changed a Community

    Kristine Thomas was a dog lover at heart. She was particularly fond of shelter dogs--of mutts--for their adoring nature and eagerness to learn. Plus, she was conscious of the unfair stigma of shelter dogs being too “problematic.”   Our story begins in February 2008, when Kristine’s furry companion crossed the Rainbow Bridge, leaving behind a mutt-shaped hole in her heart. She instantly thought o...

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