Pet Tales

Adopting a pet is a life-changing experience for both humans and animals. Take a look at a few of these heartwarming adoption stories.

November 10, 2021 in Uncategorized

Lowes

A big shout out to Lowes for the 28 cases of Bleach that was delivered today. We appreciate your support
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October 29, 2021 in Uncategorized

Thank you

A big shout out to Heeter's Towing from Roaoke for the large dog, cat food and litter. It came at the right time.Thank you
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October 12, 2021 in Uncategorized

St. Anne’s Pet Blessing

A shout out goes to St. Anne's Episcopal Church for having the "Pet Blessing" in October.¬† Each year, in observance of the Feast of St. Francis, followers around the world…
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July 20, 2021 in Uncategorized

Zimmer Biomet Thank you

We want to extend a sincere thank you to Zimmer Biomet employees Deb Wade, Brenda Bowers and Brittany Bowers for organizing their 4th Annual Fundraiser (raffle) for the Animal Welfare…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Dexter

Family: The LattasDexter By Staff Member Beth Early one January morning I pulled into the animal shelter parking lot to be greeted by a large red dog at my car…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Memorial to J.J. Coldren

Family:¬†Coldren FamilyJ.J. Coldren of North Webster was a rare dog. J.J. loved his owners with a passion and always greeted them with a happy wag whenever they returned home. Even…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Sadie and Molly

Family: The WarrensSadie was adopted by the Warren's in 2015 when she was nine years old. In 2017 Molly joined their family. Both dogs are doing great and have filled…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Zach and Zeke

The Stluka Family"We adopted Zach and Zeke on March 9th 2013. They make our family very happy. Even though they are brothers, litter mates, they are different from one another…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Grahm

Family: Dave and Carol VampnerGrahm came into the shelter matted and filthy. He was thoroughly cleaned and set up for adoption and didn't even last two weeks at the shelter.…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Sir Owen S.I.

Stories from pet owners who adopted from AWL.Sir Owen S.I. Two years ago, I left my alma mater, AWL. My people were very impressed with my excellent training that I…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

Niki

Stories from pet owners who adopted from AWL.We adopted Niki, formerly Charmisa, last Christmas. My husband and I had talked about finding a playmate for our German Shepherd, Fritz. My…
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August 5, 2019 in Adoption Stories

A Christmas Miracle

Stories from pet owners who adopted from AWL.It was just before Christmas this past winter. The sky was already dark outside when the bedraggled piece of skin and bones was…
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