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Candy’s new beginning

Categories: Adoption Stories

Cell Dogs Inc., a nonprofit organization with a mission to harness the power of the human-animal bond, transforms lives by setting a new course for shelter dogs and incarcerated individuals. By providing second chances, we make a lasting difference in our communities. We rescue dogs from local shelters and enroll them in basic obedience training …

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Life is good.

Categories: Adoption Stories

Do you remember me from Oct. 2018? I’m Cookie the 14 year old Chihuahua adopted by the Foshees. I’m thriving in their household where they call me their, ‘little queen.’ They are surprised that I can talk: I tell them when the doggy door isn’t open, someone’s at the front door, it’s past time for …

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Barton, healing a broken heart

Categories: Adoption Stories

3 years ago in May I came to your rescue, I wasn’t even looking for a dog. I had just lost my labrador retriever of 13 years 6 months prior. My best friend talked me into going just to “take a look”. We were about to leave when we came across this little guy who …

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Lava coming out of her shell

Categories: Adoption Stories

Just wanted to touch base with y’all about our girl Lava (we decided to keep the name, it’s so cool!). We are happy to report that Lava is doing really well. After a brief adjustment period, she has grown into such a confident young lady. Each day she surprises us with something new. It is …

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