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Our Cat Nova

Categories: Adoption Stories

We adopted Nova in April and feel so lucky she is part of our family. Being super friendly, adaptable, and curious, she got to work exploring and making herself comfortable as soon as we brought her home. She quickly found her favorite perches, hideouts, and sun spots. She is very independent but also likes keeping …

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My Foster Fail

Categories: Adoption Stories

A few years ago, just before I started yoga teacher training, I injured my shoulder. I could no longer do the fancy postures I was so proud of. I fell out of arm balances, pain searing through my right rotator cuff. Often while the other students did downward dog, I stayed in child’s pose, face …

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Rosa

Categories: Adoption Stories

I picked up Rosa on Jan. 15 and she has been the best investment I’ve ever made in life. I can’t go 10 steps down the street without someone wanting to pet her or tell me how cute she is. She is totally spoiled. I cook all her meals and she has a closet full …

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Stearns the Terrier Mix

Categories: Adoption Stories

Stearns is a terrier mix of unknown origin. He was at shelters for weeks. He has a horrible underbite. When I play tug of war with him, he tries so hard. He’s a persistent little guy. Stearns doesn’t bark; he cries. When I give him a treat he walks around the house crying until he …

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Remy, Formerly Maggie

Categories: Adoption Stories

When we first saw “Maggie” at PHS she looked very intimidating. She was very nonchalant when we approached her. We noticed she was being overseen by those looking to adopt. Even with her “tough guy” attitude we just know we had to bring her home, she was perfect. The moment we left PHS a new …

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