bark worthy friends


Bark and Sparkle wouldn't be here if not for help and support from all kinds of people! This page is dedicated to those who have helped us get on our paws and open our doors. Please visit some of these sites, check them out, let them know who sent you and have fun!

If you'd like to be added to our Bark Worthy Friends list, drop us a line at with subject BARK WORTHY! We'll see what we can do for you or your cause.

Beacon Of Hope Dog Rescue

Beacon of Hope Dog Rescue is an all volunteer rescue committed to saving lives and helping pups in need. We are a foster based rescue providing the care they need and love they deserve while finding their forever homes. We are a 501 (c) 3 charity.

Canine Adventure

A local group of awesome folks who offer dog walks while you're out... but these aren't your regular dog walks around the 'hood! These well-trained and fantastic folks take your dogs out to places you've probably never heard of. They know the best places in VA for a mutt-retreat and your pup will be exhausted and happy! They also host Human Adventure Hikes, where you can join in with your dog!

Radically Pink

Check out our friend Andrea's website.  Andrea makes homemade toys and pet accessories that are very cute and unique. And keep and eye on her site because she is always coming up with something cool and new.

Pet Pulses LLC

Pet Pulses™ is an authorized provider of the K9 MEDIC™,  PAL (Pet Aid Learning) program. 

K9 MEDIC™ teaches the country’s most elite K9 Responders, from local providers like Richmond Police Department and Ambulance, to the statewide Georgia Emergency Management Agency, national and military teams such as the US Marshalls, Border Patrol, and USAF Pararescue teams. You can be sure that you are learning the most current and effective medicine to ensure that your pet or working dog is in 2 very well trained hands.

Your dog is not just any dog, and this class is not just any pet first aid class.