When a local shelter partner asked if we had a hospice foster for eight-year-old Winston, a stray diagnosed with bone cancer, we didn’t hesitate to welcome him. He had recently had his painful hind leg amputated and adjusted comfortably to his life as a tripod. [...]
Thank you, Sandy and Jim Simpson from SHLR and Benji! A donation for Benji in honor of Sarah and Steve Mokan. Thank you, Chris and Lenny Mokan! Thank you, Sara Visser from SHLR and Benji!
Twelve-year-old Benji spent two months in a shelter sleeping on a concrete floor, overlooked in favor of younger bouncier dogs. He came to us underweight with ear and skin infections, and painful joints, but with a happy, gentle spirit. As we provided Benji with needed [...]
Thank you, Jim Illg from SHLR and Duke and Jake! Thank you, Fran Korfanta from SHLR and Duke and Jake! Thank you, Don Krogue from SHLR and Duke and Jake!
These two handsome senior gentlemen are Duke and Jake. This pair of best friends found themselves orphaned when their owned passed away. Both have arthritis, and mobility issues. Duke in particular is quite frail and needs help getting around. They had always lived outside, but [...]
Thank you, Sara Visser from SHLR and Autumn! Thank you, Dee Delay from SHLR and Autumn!
At twelve-years-old Miss Autumn found herself on the street as a stray, and then safely in the care of our shelter partner. Thin, elderly, painful and with a variety of lumps and bumps, she needed special care so we were called to help. This delightful [...]
Thank you, James LaPrelle from SHLR and Chaco! Thank you, John Zimmerman from SHLR and Chaco!
Miss Chaco is a gentle, happy and engaging ten-year-old chocolate Lab who was left at a shelter when her elderly owner was unable to care for himself or her anymore. On intake, all our senior Labs receive senior labwork as part of the assessment of [...]