Category Archives: Fospice & Special Needs Dogues

The below listed dogs are in Fospice (Hospice Foster). This is due to advanced age or poor health, which makes them less adoptable to the average person looking to add a Dogue de Bordeaux to their family. Each dogue on this page has a “reduced” adopt fee if they are adoptable. Either way, we will care for them as long as they are in our program. These dogues will live their lives out in the loving homes of our volunteers and Dogue de Bordeaux Rescue will continue to support them.
Caring for advanced age and unhealthy giant breed dogs is costly. Dogue de Bordeaux Rescue has put thousands of dollars into each of these dogs. If you could help our “Fospice Program”, please send your tax deductible donation can be sent to: DDB Rescue, PO Box 270113, Hartford,WI 53027 or via Paypal to

Marlow in VA

Marlow was 1 of 3 dogs that we brought in from the same owner. As her owners MS progressed, the husband, who always took care of not only the dogs, but the household bills, left her to care for these dogues on her own with a very limited income. While...
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Safi in NJ

Safi Update 4/11/19   Safi has been with us since August 2018. She has gained weight, she no longer has ear infections or eye infections and we have cleared her of heartworm. We recently did her pre-spay blood work and couldn’t be more devastated on the outcome – Safi has...
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Kona in IL

Kona, 9 years old, Heartworm positive Dekalb, IL Dogue de Bordeaux Rescue was contacted by a third party about a dog that was living alone on an vacant property in Missouri. We were told the dog was only fed if the women’s son “remembered” to feed him. The son hates...
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