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I'm a Survivor : Part IV

It happened again folks. The most terrifying thing.

No, I’m not talking about another bath. Although, that is a reasonable guess.

This time, I am talking about another trip to PetSmart, or as I refer to it, Hell! 765 more words


I Will be Your Hero Baby

All dogs start out in this world the way all humans begin – as babies. Playful, curious to the surroundings, open-minded babies.

All they want and need is attention, love, protection and guidance. 603 more words


Comet's got a bread habit

” life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” –  Forrest Gump , (1994)

The Evidence

A shelter dog such as Comet came with a disclaimer that his history was unknown. 

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Dear Santa

Dear Santa,

It’s me, Duke. You know your favorite blog writing canine. Now come on – I know you remember me. I’m the one who ate the entire plate of cookies that was left by the fireplace for you last year. 560 more words


DOGgone Good Cause

The night before Thanksgiving, my sisters and I had just picked-up dinner and were driving back home on a dark and busy street. Cars were braking and my sister yelled, “oh my god, there’s a puppy in the road!” We both got out of the car to grab the dog, I finally was able to chase her down. 465 more words


Summer ChinWag out Now!

Download your copy of ChinWag from ACT Rescue and Foster at http://www.fosterdogs.org, and read about Dogs in the Workplace, Renting with Pets, how to Keep Cool in summer, and dealing with Separation Anxiety in your dog, plus our usual What’s your Breed? 51 more words

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Just One Wish... a Home

The time of year doesn’t really matter at the shelter… it is almost always busy and noisy.

Happily, this holiday season, the numbers are low but, sadly, many of the dogs that are still waiting and hoping are “long-timers”… many here since the summer, some since the spring. 131 more words