Archive

  • Dymond (September, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Dymond, a perseverant pup who is facing a hard road with the help of her loving family.  Dymond’s owner, Katrina, says, “I’ve had Dymond since she was eleven weeks old. She has seen me through many hard times and has remained a constant source of love, loyalty […]

  • Piccolo (August, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Piccolo, who survived a health scare and became a whole new cat! Piccolo’s owner, Susan, says, “We uncovered a Piccolo we didn’t know for her first few years. Piccolo is a beautiful long hair, part-Siamese cat. She was rescued from the pound with another cat, Fidget. Piccolo […]

  • Monkey (July, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Monkey, a dog who brought health and happiness to the owner who finally gave him the chance he needed. Monkey’s owner, Laura, says, “Monkey came into my life five years ago. I have always loved animals and have had one or more dogs most of my life. […]

  • Shyla (June, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Shyla, a little dog named for her shyness, whose new family helped her become so much more! Shyla’s owner, Elizabeth, says, “Around Christmas time last year we decided we wanted to adopt a new friend.  We went to the Long Beach Animal Shelter and found a Chihuahua mix […]

  • Winston (May, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Winston, an energetic little dog who is living life to the fullest with his new owner! Winston’s owner, Lee, says, “Winston hasn’t been with me even five months yet, but we’ve had a WILD ride.  It has occurred to me that Winston may simply be destined for an […]

  • London (April, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of London, and his owner, Jennifer, who had wanted a pet her whole life, and finally found the perfect furry friend! Jennifer writes, “Throughout childhood I begged my family for a sibling. I gave that up when my dad told it to me straight: I was the only […]

  • Linus (March, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Linus, who became an important part of the already large family that gave him a home. Linus’ owner, Toby, says, “Linus, aka Shorty McLovin, was found abandoned at a Wal-Mart parking lot on a hot day when he was a young pup. Some teenage girls felt sorry […]

  • Baxter (February, 2014)

    This month we bring you the story of Baxter, a little dog who stepped up to fill some big shoes. Baxter’s owner, Alyson, says, “I lost my dog, Riley, suddenly in January of 2012. I was devastated! My sister and I got him as a puppy in February of 2000. He was the first dog […]

  • Siggie (December, 2013)

    This month we bring you the story of Siggie the cat, who gave her owner warmth, companionship, and a reason to persevere during a very difficult time. Siggie’s owner, Bibi, says, “In 2010, like many other Americans, I lost my home to a foreclosure. “While struggling to make ends meet, I did odd jobs, cleaning […]

  • Leo (October, 2013)

    This month we bring you the story of Leo, a little dog who brought new joy into one life, and may have helped save another! Leo’s owner, Minnie, says, “I am 80 years old and became disabled in a car accident, and lost my dog in that accident. I was heartbroken, and in pain. And […]