Maggy Thanks You for your Giving Tree Donations!


The vet said Maggy had one of the worst cases of luxating patella (dislocated kneecap) he had ever seen.

When Maggy first came into rescue with Boston Terrier Rescue Canada (BTRC), she could barely walk to the end of the street and back. Her hips and knees were so disjointed you could sometimes hear them SNAP. Read more »

Giving Tuesday 2016!


Giving Tuesday is November 29, 2016!

Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday – now we have GivingTuesday, “the opening of the giving season”. It’s a day where charities, companies, and individuals join together to share commitments, rally for favourite causes, and think about others. Read more »



Have we got an exciting raffle for you! 1 in 250 CHANCE OF WINNING!

Thanks to one of our awesome volunteers, Amber Gionet, who has put in 40 hours of volunteer time with us in a year, we have been awarded with a Gift of Flight Voucher! Read more »

A Tribute to Ana-Maria Davies


I am from Ontario; Ana-Maria lived on the west coast. Though it may sound funny, calling someone I only spoke to through phone calls and the computer one of my closest friends, her personality shone just as brilliantly from over 4000 km away. Read more »

2015 Holiday Giving Tree Success!

btrc_blog_noellexmasBTRC Alumni, Noelle, in her holiday best, says “Thank YOU everyone!”

Six thousand, four hundred and seventy five dollars!

That’s right, that’s what you, our incredible supporters, raised during our recent Holiday Giving Tree campaign.



We couldn’t be prouder of you and your commitment to these little dogs that we love so dearly. Read more »

Adoption Update: Bruno!


In this update, we celebrate the commitment of and challenges faced by a pair of patient, compassionate and loving adopters who are, step by conscientious step, changing the life a “rescue” dog into one of a “rescued” dog. Read more »

Adoption Update: Mari & Roxy!


An update from Mari & Roxy’s forever family!

Thank you, BTRC for posting the recent update on the success of Mari & Roxy’s fundraising campaign. I just want to give my thanks also to all the people who helped bring these girls into my life. Read more »

Mari & Roxy Update!


You did it!

Thank you to everyone who made a donation to the fundraising campaign for Mari and Roxy. You can read their story hereWe reached our goal of $4,000 thanks to an incredibly generous gift of $1,000, lots of $25 and under gifts (which add up quickly), and the many people who signed up to be monthly donors. We think all of you are incredible. Read more »

Giving Tuesday!


December 2nd, 2014 is GivingTuesday!

Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday but have you heard of GivingTuesday? GivingTuesday is a new global movement for giving and volunteering that happens each year on the Tuesday after Black Friday. It’s a day where charities, companies, and individuals come together to support, and rally for, their favourite causes. Read more »