Kathy - Founder/Director Kathy is one of the original founders of BDR and excels in the art of Origami! Kathy also handles all medical related issues for BDR dogs and is working towards creating new partnerships with local shelters. Kathy is doggy-mom to Helo and BDR alumnae Stella and Nico. 

Kathy - Founder/Director

Kathy is one of the original founders of BDR and excels in the art of Origami! Kathy also handles all medical related issues for BDR dogs and is working towards creating new partnerships with local shelters. Kathy is doggy-mom to Helo and BDR alumnae Stella and Nico. 

Stephanie - Director Stephanie started as a foster in 2014 and participated in the infamous "Northern Rescue Mission". When she isn't doing dog-related stuff, you can find her searching for the world's hottest wings (a life-long goal!) Stephanie also has two dogs of her own: Dakota and Ringo who help assess incoming dogs. 

Stephanie - Director

Stephanie started as a foster in 2014 and participated in the infamous "Northern Rescue Mission". When she isn't doing dog-related stuff, you can find her searching for the world's hottest wings (a life-long goal!) Stephanie also has two dogs of her own: Dakota and Ringo who help assess incoming dogs. 

Ni - Director Ni joined BDR back in 2016 as a foster parent. She was inspired by the movie How to Train Your Dragon and decided to train some foster dogs! She is holding out for her very own Toothless! Ni has also been passionate about dog rescue, and somehow along the way found out the plight of the black dog syndrome, so much so that our last two rescue dogs were black (on purpose!)

Ni - Director

Ni joined BDR back in 2016 as a foster parent. She was inspired by the movie How to Train Your Dragon and decided to train some foster dogs! She is holding out for her very own Toothless! Ni has also been passionate about dog rescue, and somehow along the way found out the plight of the black dog syndrome, so much so that our last two rescue dogs were black (on purpose!)

 
Diana - Adoption Coordinator Diana became part of the BDR family when she adopted BDR's friendly Giant: Gulliver! She has since then taken on a bigger role and helping dogs find their perfect home. 

Diana - Adoption Coordinator

Diana became part of the BDR family when she adopted BDR's friendly Giant: Gulliver! She has since then taken on a bigger role and helping dogs find their perfect home. 

Ana - Adoption Coordinator Ana (also known as the husky whisperer) joined our team in 2015. She is mama to a beautiful husky girl named Sasha who often helps our foster dogs learn the rules of the doggy playground. 

Ana - Adoption Coordinator

Ana (also known as the husky whisperer) joined our team in 2015. She is mama to a beautiful husky girl named Sasha who often helps our foster dogs learn the rules of the doggy playground. 

Sharon - Financial Advisor When Sharon isn’t busy tending to her rubber duckie collection, she tends to our finances and makes sure our bills are paid on time! Sharon is one of the original BDR founders, she embarked on this rescue journey wanting to help the helpless and give them a voice.  

Sharon - Financial Advisor

When Sharon isn’t busy tending to her rubber duckie collection, she tends to our finances and makes sure our bills are paid on time! Sharon is one of the original BDR founders, she embarked on this rescue journey wanting to help the helpless and give them a voice.

 

 
Ethel - Content Editor Ethel joined the team in 2016 shortly after adopting her 2nd pup: BDR alumni, Diego. When she's not wrangling her two house monsters (also pictured: Bean), she dabbles in Graphic Design, Acting, Singing & Dancing. Ethel is grateful to have the opportunity to put her creative skills to good use by helping these doggos find their forever homes! Next up: BDR the Musical!

Ethel - Content Editor

Ethel joined the team in 2016 shortly after adopting her 2nd pup: BDR alumni, Diego. When she's not wrangling her two house monsters (also pictured: Bean), she dabbles in Graphic Design, Acting, Singing & Dancing. Ethel is grateful to have the opportunity to put her creative skills to good use by helping these doggos find their forever homes! Next up: BDR the Musical!