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He gets more amazon packages than us

Categories: Adoption Stories

My name is Raquel and our family adopted Isaac on May 2018, coincidentally our sons name is Isaac as well, we asked our son if he wanted to change the name and he said NO, firmly, we call him pachoychoy now, but when we use Isaac it means he has done something naughty and he …

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Penny and her pack

Categories: Adoption Stories

Hi there, it’s been 1 year today when I was so lucky to rescue the sweetest dog from your shelter. We love her more than anything. She and our other 2 dogs get along so wonderfully. Thank you so much for allowing us to adopt her. Here is a picture of our pack. (Penny is …

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The day Mambo became Charlie

Categories: Adoption Stories

I adopted “Mambo” on December 20, 2018 through the SENIORS for SENIORS program. When I got him home he didn’t respond to his name. So I began calling him different names. On the third day I called him CHARLIE, he looked at me and meowed. That’s when I officially became Charlie’s human. As you can …

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Tony isn’t feral anymore

Categories: Adoption Stories

In May 2017 we adopted Tony, the last of the cats from a hoarding rescue from January of that year. A year later, he had made great strides in being socialized and feeling at home with us, and he was pretty chummy with the two of our cats who were more mild-mannered. But he was …

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Furgi and Delphi, BFFs

Categories: Adoption Stories

Right before Christmas we came in looking for a playmate for our dachshund min-pin mix named Furgi. In kennel 119 was a little Chihuahua mix who was about the same size. We met her and she hopped right up on our laps and started giving kisses. The next day we brought Furgi to meet her …

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