Jax, a shaggy and abandoned dog, was found at the Avalon Dog Park, but she was not just any ordinary dog. Her thick and wild coat of fur, reminiscent of a bearded collie or a Polish lowland sheepdog, earned her the nickname Phyllis Diller, after the famous comedienne. Despite her unique appearance, Jax was scared and timid, with little knowledge of basic commands. But with the help of her new owners, Sarah, she would soon undergo a transformation that would change her life forever.
As with any rescue dog, Jax had a lot of fear and uncertainty when she first came to her new home. But Sarah was patient and understanding, giving Jax the time she needed to adjust and build trust. And soon enough, Jax began to come out of her shell, revealing a playful and affectionate personality.
Jax received a cute nick name. Phyllis Diller, as she was now called, quickly became a beloved member of the family. Her shaggy coat and wild hair were no longer seen as a hindrance, but rather a source of joy and laughter. Phyllis Diller loved to play, go on long walks, and cuddle up on the couch with Sarah.
Despite her rough start, Phyllis Diller’s transformation is a testament to the power of love and patience. Whether she’s playing at the South West Off Leash Recreation Area in the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area with her dog-walking friends, or snuggled up with Sarah, Phyllis Diller is living proof that every dog deserves a second chance at happiness.
So here’s to Phyllis Diller, the shaggy little dog with a heart of gold and a nickname to match. May her story inspire others to open their hearts and homes to rescue dogs, and to see beyond appearances to the love and joy that lies within.
Next time you consider getting a pet follow in the footsteps of Sarah and Jax
New Hope Dog Rescue
Or The Saskatoon Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, SPCA
For directions as to how to drive to “George Genereux” Urban Regional Park
For directions on how to drive to Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
For more information:
Blairmore Sector Plan Report; planning for the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area, George Genereux Urban Regional Park and West Swale and areas around them inside of Saskatoon city limits
NEW P4G District Official Community Plan
Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada north of Cedar Villa Road, within city limits, in the furthest south west area of the city. 52° 06′ 106° 45′
Part SE 23-36-6 – Afforestation Area – 241 Township Road 362-A
Part SE 23-36-6 – SW Off-Leash Recreation Area (Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area ) – 355 Township Road 362-A
S ½ 22-36-6 Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area (West of SW OLRA) – 467 Township Road 362-A
NE 21-36-6 “George Genereux” Afforestation Area – 133 Range Road 3063
Wikimapia Map: type in Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
Google Maps South West Off Leash area location pin at parking lot
Web page: https://stbarbebaker.wordpress.com
Where is the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area? with map
Where is the George Genereux Urban Regional Park (Afforestation Area)?with map
Tumblr friendsafforestation.tumblr.comFacebook Group Page: Users of the George Genereux Urban Regional Park
Facebook: StBarbeBaker Afforestation Area
Facebook for the non profit Charity Fri