In the rush to escape the tsunami, Towa, a Sheltie, and Melody, a Golden Retriever, were left tied up in their yard. The family assumed they must have been killed when the wave hit, but somehow the dogs broke loose and climbed to safety.
Super cool news from SXSW! Charlie Annenberg Weingarten, the Director of the Annenberg Foundation & founder of Explore.org has issued a challenge. If Dog Bless You gets 100,000 fans on Facebook, Explore.org will donate $100,000 to National Disaster Search Dog Foundation. If Dog Bless You hits 100,000 fans by 2:00am EST Sunday March 13 (that’s tonight!) Explore.org will double the donation to $200,000. Six Canine Disaster Search Teams will arrive in Japan in about 3 hrs as part of a larger team.