Big Bad Bart

Bart was adopted as a stray from VA so I was a bit nervous about how he would behave around people. I opened the crate when i got home in the living room as he wanted out ASAP. He poked his head up, then went right over to my son (the only other person home),… Read more »

Max Attack!

We adopted 7-month old Max on March 9th and he has been an incredible addition to our family. A pup from rural Georgia, he’s still getting used to the bustle of the big city, but he’s adjusting quite nicely and is becoming less nervous every day. People always stop me on the street to tell… Read more »

Martin gets a second chance at life

We adopted Martin, now known as Benny, in December. So we found a 1-year-old beagle mix whom we called Benny. We fell in love with him right away and we are very happy with the choice we made. The picture we posted is his”sister” Beauty on the left and of course Benny on the right…. Read more »

Opie – Our crazy little nugget

We adopted Opie (formerly known as Sugar) about 3 weeks ago. It was the best decision we made! He is the sweetest little love bug with a side of sass around. He loves to play, sleep, and snuggle. He became comfortable in no time and now he runs the show in our house! From the… Read more »

Sweet Rhonda is an oversized kissing machine

Rhonda (the dog formerly known as Nubby) has been with us now for an entire month, although I can barely remember what our routine was like before her.  We knew right away that Rhonda was the dog for us when we met her at the shelter. As soon as she entered the visiting room, she… Read more »

Maple enjoys the sights, smells, and sounds of spring

Kam is now Maple and she is doing great!   I think she LOVES her new home.  She has her spot on the couch with lots of soft blankets and many toys. She has made a lot of doggie friends as we live in a condo where about 80% of the residents have dogs. She… Read more »

Al from Alabama

It’s been almost fours years since I visited the shelter to look for a puppy. Al was just released from quarantine with his sister Honey that morning I came in. When I adopted him his name was Jake, but since he came up from Alabama I felt “Al” was more appropriate. He’s been a great… Read more »

Elsa is Miss Personality

Our girls renamed Beth to Elsa. She is doing very well here and gets along well with our other dog and has becomes great friends with our neighbor’s dog. She lays in her bed next to my desk while I work. After work we go for runs. She loves to snuggle and give hugs. She… Read more »