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Woman Spends Valentine's Week In Kennel With Longterm Resident Pup

One year ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

The week leading up to Valentine's Day can be a difficult time to be alone. But any time at all living alone in a small kennel in an animal shelter can be difficult for homeless dogs. Especially when that dog has lived in that kennel for a long time. Tessa, a Pit Bull at Pima Animal Care And Control in Arizona, is a longterm resident there. One shelter worker knew that was through no fault of the dog's own.
That person is Michele Figueroa, and she has worked at PACC for 15 years. She knows the animals well and she knows what's good for them. That's why she was thrilled to volunteer to turn...
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Shelter Dogs Write Pleading Valentines: Won't You Be Mine?

Shelter Dogs Write Pleading Valentines: Won't You Be Mine?

One year ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

Shelters and rescues around the world have to flex their marketing skills when it comes to finding homes for all of the animals in need. UK adoption site DogsBlog.com is similar to Pet Finder here in the United States. Just in time for February 14th, they're featuring a select group of mixed breeds who have had a ruff time finding a perfect match. The site hopes that the dogs' Valentine's Day letters will tug on the right heartstrings and get these deserving boys and girls a forever home.
Want to learn more about the dogs featured in this story? Please visit Dogs Blog .
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