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Volunteer Work

I have volunteered with Pit Bull Rescue San Diego, StubbyDog and The Pet Rescue Center. I've always been an animal lover, and the more I learned about the plight of pit bulls, the more I wanted to help. True underdogs, pit bulls are currently the No. 1 type of dogs found (and euthanized) in shelters, the most abused type of dog and the most misunderstood. My pit bull mix Omega (who passed away in 2012) was a certified therapy dog, and I took her to nursing homes and foster homes to visit with the residents. We currently have three rescue dogs.

As a public relations volunteer for PBRSD, my efforts resulted in a number of articles and TV appearances spotlighting the rescue's excellent work and also helping to educate the public about pit bulls.

San Diego Union Tribune:
Guest Editorial by Micaela Myers

CBS San Diego:
National Pit Bull Awareness Day

National Pit Bull Awareness Day



PetopiaTV:
Puppy Mania

Puppy Mania


San Diego News Network:

Patch.com:

Pictured above: Rocky and certified therapy dog Omega (who passed away in 2012).

I served as the volunteer editor for StubbyDog, a project dedicated to changing public perceptions about pit bulls.

You can read a few of my articles for StubbyDog using the links below.  
By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers


By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers
By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers

By Micaela Myers

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