Press Releases


Teen Internet Sensation Justin Roberts joins Big Dog Ranch Rescue to launch “Puppy Love”

  As Big Dog Ranch Rescue continues it's outreach to the next generation, we are excited to announce that teen Internet sensation Justin Roberts is launching "Puppy Love", an Internet-based campaign to encourage youth to become involved and to support our mission.  As Big Dog Ranch Rescue

The Dogs Need Your Help.

Our temporary vet clinic had to close due to Hurrican Irma. Please read how you can help us build our new state-of-the-art vetinary center to help the dogs here on the ground! Click here to read the full story. 

We're Heading to Texas and Need Your Help!

We are heading to Texas and need your help! Thank you for helping to support our neighbors and the dogs in Texas. Read the entire story here and how you can help!

Big Dog Receives Their Furry Fifteen During Operation Grey Muzzle

Wednesday, August 23, was an overwhelming success as 15 sweet jetsetters, we are calling our Furry Fifteen, received their second chances in the journey of their lives! Read the entire story and how you can HELP here.

Operation Grey Muzzle takes flight, transports hundreds of shelter dogs stateside

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Operation Grey Muzzle takes flight, transports hundreds of shelter dogs stateside Animal welfare coalition unites to help animals, people of Puerto Rico August 16, 2017 - A group of more than 200 dogs from overwhelmed Puerto Rico animal shelters will arrive at

Big Dog Ranch Rescue Finds New Home

Big Dog Ranch Rescue has opened its new facility in Loxahatchee Groves designed specifically with the health, comfort and happiness of the dogs in mind. The shelter was born from CEO Lauree Simmons' love and commitment. "Our dreams for these dogs is finally becoming a reality," she said. "At

Big Dog Ranch Rescue Opens First Buildings At New Home

Big Dog Ranch was born when Lauree Simmons went on the hunt to bring home one puppy and instead rescued 14 dogs on death row. On a whim she piled them into her car and then boarded them in her garage.  Big Dog’s new home in Loxahatchee Groves is about 5 miles from its old one in Wellington, but


As many of you know, we've started building our new 33-acre, cage-free campus in Loxahatchee Groves that will be able to provide a safe haven for twice as many dogs as our current facility. Phase 1 of the new facility will not be up and running until August 1st, but the developers say we need to be

Hoffer Pest Solutions Donates Equipment and Services

For Immediate Release: April 9, 2015   Media Contact:  267-767-8159 Hoffer Pest Solutions Donates Equipment and Services to Big Dog Ranch Rescue to Protect the Dogs from Fleas and Ticks. Here at Big Dog Ranch Rescue, the largest no-kill dog rescue in the Southeastern

Midtown PGA and Big Dog Ranch Rescue Partner for Peace, Love & Wellness Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Elizabeth Dashiell 561-543-8276   Family Fun, Big Dog Ranch Rescue Join Midtown Peace, Love & Wellness Music Festival April 11 Bring Your Own Mat Yoga, Live Bands, Kid’s Music Tent and More at Annual Healthy Lifestyle Block Party