Week of April 20-April 24

Categories: On the Road with Marlin

This was another busy week! On Wednesday, April 20th, I drove the behavior department staff, their volunteers and shelter dogs over to Union St. to drop everyone off for a walk over to Euro Pane Bakery. But I was a bit surprised to see how low on gas the Mobile Unit was! These types of vehicles …

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Beautiful Bonnie–2 years later

Categories: Adoption Stories
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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Week of April 13-18

Categories: On the Road with Marlin

It was an unusual sight to see a strange mobile unit pulling into our parking lot.  The North Shore Animal League in New York had sent out a few mobile units to crisscross the country, stopping at shelters along the way and assisting in finding homes for pets!   On Friday, April 15, it was at …

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Petra & Marbles

Categories: Adoption Stories
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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