Sweet Grandma Tala arrived at Frederick County Animal Control as a stray and was never reclaimed. Though she quickly became a staff and volunteer favorite, it quickly became apparent that confinement does not suit Tala. Left in her kennel, she would panic, trying desperately to escape. She broke three canine teeth this way. As a short-term solution, staff kept her with … [Read more...] about Tala loves kids, cats, dogs … and the idea of a forever family. Let’s find her one!
When this family adopted Kurbis, who literally "fell into their lap" at a senior dog adoption event, they could feel how much he wanted to be loved, but his past was a mystery. In the time since, he's learned to be a dog and they say it even seems like he's getting younger! Why you should adopt a senior! Senior dogs are often overlooked at shelters and rescues … [Read more...] about Senior pittie gets a second chance at puppyhood
Prince, say volunteers and staffers at the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society in New York say that Prince, who has been with them for 5 five months, is doing wonderful with his obedience training. But come night time, he has THEM trained! You see, since he arrived at the upstate New York animal shelter, getting tucked in is an important source of comfort. Some people may … [Read more...] about Shelter pup insists on nightly tuck-in before bedtime
This lovely lady is Ms. Brynn, 7 years young. And the folks at the Little Shelter Animal Rescue in Huntington, NY (that's on Long Island!) are sure you're going to fall in love with her. Thanks to a grant from The Grey Muzzle Organization, Little Shelter is able to help more senior dogs like Brynn. A true Renaissance woman, Brynn is a worldly pit bull mix … [Read more...] about Adorable & adoptable: beautiful Brynn wants to be your couch-potato bestie
If Faye isn't "gettable," we don't know what dog is! And the folks with Get A Bull rescue in Huntington, NY (that's on Long Island) are keen on finding this beauty a very special home. Faye is between 9 and 10 years old and found herself in a large municipal shelter after her owner went into a nursing home. She is in early-stage kidney disease, which is mostly managed via … [Read more...] about Faye needs a forever family. And her medical costs will be covered for life. That’s a great deal on a gorgeous dog!