Mimi’s Forever Home

April 22, 2013 by  
Filed under News Gallery, Second Chances, Stories

We created Mimi’s Forever Home to educate potential adopters about kennel stress and to urge you to keep an open mind when you visit the shelter – you just might find your own diamond in the ruff.

Wakefield

April 15, 2013 by  
Filed under Miracle Dogs, News Gallery, Stories

Fast-forward three years, and now Wakefield is 80 pounds of happy, healthy pit bull. He loves other dogs and every person he meets, in spite of the neglect he suffered.

Chaos

April 1, 2013 by  
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Since adopting Chaos, he has been featured in this book, in an article in our local paper, and has been the featured dog in talks with Girl Scout troops about animal care and rescue.

Coco

March 25, 2013 by  
Filed under Miracle Dogs, News Gallery

Coco taught me true love and loyalty and forgiveness. She taught me the importance of a really cozy blanket and that it’s okay to sleep in some days. She taught me to keep getting up, even if I know I’ll fall down. Coco was, and will always be, one the best parts of me.

Bringing Butley, Part II

March 5, 2013 by  
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Traveling with a dog is not unlike traveling with a child. You’re often the focus of added attention, for good and for ill. Your concerns in looking for housing are centered around the needs of this being for whom you’re responsible. And you’re always cleaning up their poop.

Touring With Big Mac

March 4, 2013 by  
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Trinity’s announcement that he had found an 80-pound, black and white pit bull/American Bulldog mix came as both a shock and a reality check. This dog was a monster with a heart of gold and a face that literally brings all the boys to the yard.

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