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A little at a Time

Tinker continues to venture out to learn a bit more about me each day. Today he approached and sniffed, sniffed, sniffed, sat within inches of me, then returned to the bathroom and stretched out on the floor of the bathroom, rather than the crate. 672 more words


It should be all about rescuing and advocating dogs but sometimes it is not. Sometimes rescue organizations have more personal or professional agendas, structure and leadership flaws, or their appearance seems to be a misconception of what their actions show. 314 more words

Our New Arrival...

Today a small package arrived in our home. His name is Linus. Linus is a Terrier mix, is approximately three years old and he is terrified. 1,096 more words


And Then There Was One...

One puppy is much simpler than six puppies, but one puppy, believe it or not, is much noisier than six puppies. I suppose there are five other households that can verify this for me. 1,071 more words

Fostered our First Dog, thoughts on getting a second dog.

We just fostered our first Dog, well actually, 8 month old puppy.  It was only for one night, but it was quite the insight, as I have been thinking about getting a companion for Chico.   948 more words


My Fostering Mistake and the Grace of OPH

One thing I really appreciate about OPH is that they treat those of us who foster with such respect. They truly assume that we are all intelligent, resourceful people who can read directions and follow instructions. 986 more words


Stella is a foster dog, probably part Shih Tsu.  I am an adoptions coordinator and foster for For the Love of Dogs/Vermont Dog Rescue. Stella arrived on a pet transport last July. 395 more words