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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

The Tao of Bassets

So, it has been four months since our once foster, now permanent, bassets joined our household.  They say things happens for a reason.  Things.  People.  Animals.   483 more words

Fostering rescue dogs is a win/win

I used to think I was just a big-dog kind of person—Labradors, golden retrievers, German shepherds, Rottweilers, huskies, hound dogs, or any mutt over 60 pounds caught my eye. 599 more words


Marley's Legacy

Since my last foster dog, Marley arrived at my house, Coals eating problems solved themselves!

As you may have read in my previous posts Coal was blind from birth until the Dogs Trust gave him two cataract operations to gain his full sight which was great but the result of this blindness was that he was ever so picky about food. 775 more words