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Beautiful Bonnie–2 years later

Categories: Adoption Stories
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Two years ago, on the suggestion of your adoption counselor, Ute we adopted an American Staffordshire Terrier named Bonnie from the PHS.   She’s a reminder that adopting an adult dog — a pit bull no less — can be a wondrous, rewarding experience. Bonnie was around 8 when we adopted her and she had been …

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Petra & Marbles

Categories: Adoption Stories
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Dear “little” Petra and “big” Marbles are the sweetest addition to our family! We adopted sweet Petra in late summer of 2014 as a shy little kitten (she is still petite, with a thick, luxurious silky black coat), followed by Marbles (because he has big, green “marbles” for eyes) about three weeks later. After a testy week or two, they bonded …

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Calico Charmer

Categories: Adoption Stories
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Ellie is living the dream. As the only “child” in Gavin and Cindy Parberry’s home, the three-year-old calico is the center of their world. But Ellie’s life was not always so carefree. In July 2014, our animal control officers received a call about a distressed cat in Pasadena. They found a calico cat in the …

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Stevie: A Happy Cat Story

Categories: Adoption Stories
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I wanted to give an update and a big thank you to all of the staff at PHS and Pet Food Express who cared for my wonderful girl, Stevie (aka at the shelter/store as “Nina”) from August through October 2015. I was asked many times during the adoption process to update the staff on her …

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Sweet Rupert

Categories: Adoption Stories
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We just wanted to drop in and give an update on our sweet Rupert. We adopted Rupert (aka at the shelter as Sunkist) in May of 2015, and we could not be happier. He has the biggest personality and the sweetest disposition. He loves to snuggle in bed and watch us take showers, and try to …

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