24 Apr 2014

Meet the Salgado Family: Finding a Temporary Home on the Hill for Pets in Need

Chewed sandals. A pit bull-boxer mix who thinks she’s a lapdog. A chi-weenie who thinks he’s a bunny. No space for humans on the sofa. These things are routine in the Salgado household, and they would not have it any other way. Cathy and Bruce Salgado have been foster parents with Rural Dog Rescue for about a […]


27 Mar 2014

Adoptable Pet of the Week: Hannah

How can you say no to this face? Sweet Hannah is a two-year-old boxer mix looking for a home through Rural Dog Rescue. At about 35 pounds, Hannah is a great size for city life and would love a family who will take her on lots of walks. She is a smart girl and already […]


15 Oct 2013

Hill's Eye View: An Easy Shot

Does that dog look like a starlet in waiting, or what? Your dog surely is– waiting, that is!–  and the days to enter the THIH Halloween Pet Contest march on. Share a photo of your Hill hound  and add it to our Flickr group while you’re at it.


14 Dec 2011

Sneak Peak at Atlas Vet

  You can hear the excitement in their voices.  Dr. Chris Miller and Dr. Matt Antkowiak are anxious to open Atlas Vet on H Street NE (between 13th and 14th Streets, across from the Atlas Performing Arts Center).  Visiting their soon-to-be clinic and observing a day’s worth of construction, they get excited about a newly […]


09 Dec 2011

Indie Hill Pet Collective Winter Pet Supply Drive Tomorrow

Saturday December 10th the new Indie Hill Pet Collective will hold its first-ever winter pet supply collection. They will set up in front of Port City Java between 9am and 1pm. This a great place to take your old towels and blankets. The CollectIVE is collectiING on behalf of local animal shelters and organizations including  Washington […]