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A photo I never thought I'd see

Those of you who have been reading along here for a while may remember Rainer, the shy, foxy-looking German shepherd who we fostered for a little over four months. 305 more words

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Weekend Happenings

Being a server, weekends are the busiest days of the week. Thankfully, Mimosa was only left for long periods of time (5+ hours) twice instead of the normal three times, because of mine and Dustin’s alternating schedules this particular weekend. 413 more words

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Forging Ahead

It’s been a while since I have updated you on our fostering journey. This is a long process and we are given one year to complete all steps. 229 more words


Possible Foster Fail?

A lot of people have been asking me if Mimosa will end up being a “foster failure.” My response has remained unchanged, even after getting to know this sweet girl and working with her: 253 more words

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Mimosa is here!!!

 Meet Mimosa!

Mimosa arrived at our apartment a little after 4pm this afternoon, all the way from Denver, CO. When she got out of the car, she approached me and Dustin excited and friendly, but eager to explore and sniff. 700 more words

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We are expecting....

….our first foster!

Almost right after we were approved to become a foster home yesterday, I got an email from Nancie, a volunteer of Front Range German Shepherd Rescue, asking me if we could take a one year old female named Mimosa. 80 more words

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Cross cultural experience - at home

We have had a foster child, J,  with us since September.

It was a bit bumpy at first, but he settled in after a couple of weeks. 238 more words