Entries by Sarah Brennan

Jewish Dog of the Month: Sammy!

Sarah: What is your name? Sammy Ruth. Sarah: Where did your name come from? Sammy: I’m originally from North Carolina, but my mom and dad took me in after I was rescued from a hoarding situation. Sarah: What is your favorite way to spend a day in DC? Sammy: I love meeting other dogs and […]

Meet Balaboosta: Jewish Cat of the Month!

Want to nominate your awesome doggy or cat to be featured? Email Sarah Brennan and let her know. Sarah: What is your name? Balaboosta Sarah: Where did your name come from? Balaboosta: My owner tells me that balaboosta is Yiddish for  a Jew who is the fearless emotional center of their family, who makes sure her table […]

Jewish Cat of the Month: Bruce!

Want to nominate your awesome doggy (or cat!) to be featured? Email Sarah Brennan and let her know. Sarah: What is your name? Bruce Katz. Sarah: How did you get to DC? Bruce: That’s a good question! I don’t really remember because I was a baby. I do remember that I used to live in the basement […]

Jewish Dog of the Month: Brooklyn

Sarah: What is your name? Brooklyn Spellman Sarah: Where did your name come from? Brooklyn: My mommy adopted me when I was already 7 years old, so I came with the name. But I think it suits me! Sarah: What is your favorite way to spend a day in DC? Brooklyn: I love to be […]

Jewish Dog of the Month: Scruffy!

Sarah: What is your name? Scruffy Sarah: Where did your name come from? Scruffy: Have you seen me? It’s the pawfect name for me with my wiry hair and my beard! Sarah: How did you get to DC? Scruffy: I got to DC by way of Lucky Dog Animal Rescue. I was a stray in […]

Jewish Dog of the Month: Smushy!

Sarah: What is your name? Smushy: My full legal name is Smushy Bagels Weinberg. Also known as Smush, The Smush, Smushala, SmushSmush, Smushybear, Lil’ Smush. Sometimes people think my name is Smoosh, but I’m ok with it. Sarah: How did you get to DC? Smushy: I moved here from Los Angeles! First my mommy moved […]

Jewish Cat of the Month: Golda Meow

Sarah: What is your name? Golda: My name is Golda Meow, but you can just call me Golda. I was named in homage to the illustrious Golda Meir.  I like to think I live up to her visionary legacy, don’t you? I can see in the dark, after all.  Sarah: What’s your favorite way to […]

Jewish Dog of the Month: Zuli!

Want to nominate your awesome doggy (or cat!) to be featured? Email Sarah Brennan and let her know. Sarah: What is your name? Zuli: My full name is Zuli “Thumper” Jebodiah Brown. Please don’t ask questions. I was not involved. Sarah:  Where did your name come from? Zuli: My mom and dad (AKA: Rebecca and Alex) were […]

Jewish Cat of the Month: Chloe!

Chloe is ready for her closeup. Meet the Jewish CAT of the Month, daughter to GatherDC’s very own Office Manager Julie Thompson! Got a cat (or dog) of your own who deserves a shot at internet fame? Send Allie Friedman an email at allisonf@gatherdc.org. #PurBabyPur Sarah: What is your name? Chloe: My name is Chloe, although my mom, […]

Jewish Dog of the Month: Tabitha!

Due to the overwhelming response to our “Jewish Dog of the Month” feature, we are excited to announce that we will now be showcasing adorable pups EVERY OTHER WEEK! Email Allie Friedman to nominate your favorite dog (or cat!) . This month, we say *WOOF WOOF* to Marcy Spiro‘s beloved pup, Tabitha.    Sarah: What is […]