Pancake, the miracle cat

I adopted Wallaston (now Pancake) on June 21, 2013. I had rescued his “sister” Mosby in October 2012 and I knew she needed a sibling. I went into NEAS “just to look” and found a crate of 3 little kittens right up at the front. When I first held Wallaston in my arms and he… Read more »

My cat likes to sit in the fridge!

We just love Ziggy.  And, oh my, do we have funny stories to share.  His latest antic –  he leaps into the refrigerator as soon as the door is opened and sits on a shelf looking out at us. He  sleeps with me and follows me all around when he’s not sleeping. He is very… Read more »

Bandit, the poster boy for rescue dogs

My almost 17 year old Yorkshire/Poodle passed on her own suddenly while I was at work. She was on 9 different medications, had Cushing’s, doggie dementia, etc. but nothing that should have killed her. I grieved for about a month but knew I wanted a rescue dog. I kept checking Petfinder.com, NEAS’ website, etc. I… Read more »

My little cuddle

I met Hailey on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 and she was adorable. She looked very friendly. I went up to her cage and she jumped up and was wagging her tail. You could tell she was very unhappy being in a cage. She made really sad puppy dog eyes. When we took her out into… Read more »

Bear likes to go camping

We adopted little bear about a year know and he still is very nervous around people he doesn’t know, but once he gets to know you he’s a love. He has brought life back into my other dog who lost his best friend way too soon. They have really become buddy’s and he has become… Read more »

Rocky – nutty but awesome

The first time we saw ” Boone ” We knew we wanted him. We renamed him Rocky. He loves to sleep, eat, and run. He goes nuts sometimes too. He loves bones too. He is an awesome dog. Thank you!!

Daisy Fills our Lives with Fun!

For years, my husband and I had known we would probably get a dog for our family of four, but we were reluctant to promise our two children, since we already had cats, a rabbit and fish! But we longed for a dog, and on one January day so snowy that all schools were cancelled,… Read more »

Sadie (aka Matilda Jane)

We adopted Sadie on October 12 and it already feels like she has been a part of our family forever! I simply cannot get over how perfect she is for us. She is now 4 months old, a snuggler, and just about as lovable as we could hope for! She has brought fun and companionship… Read more »

Sylvester – a match made in heaven

My mom and I went to the shelter to find a playmate for our other cat, Shubert. Hunington got liver failure and my family had to put him down. We were looking for a cat named Riley who we saw on the website, but he got adopted. Then we noticed Sylvester. It was a match… Read more »

Patches fills our days with endless love!

We adopted Patches in January 2013. We needed new dog to start our life in our new house. Patches makes it a home. She lives to snuggle, give kisses and lay in the sun. She picked us,. She was kissing me through the kennel and I knew she was the one. I thought I was… Read more »