I Love My Rescued Dog to Pieces

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    My wife and I adopted a retired racing

    greyhound about six months ago. We'd been considering a dog for the last ten years, but really wanted to wait until the time felt right. Her grandparents and grand uncle had previously owned and raced greyhounds a few decades ago, before the industry became so corrupt, and they...
    BJH72 BJH72
    41-45, M
    Jul 28, 2014

    My Dogs

    4 year ago I rescued 2 dogs from a horrible life of neglect and starvation. One is a shepherd chow mix and the other is a smooth border collie pit bull mix. When I got the "girls" the shepherd mix was scared of everything and the other "collie pit" was 3 months old and was left...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 27, 2013

    This is sofie we got her from a rescue she was

    probably abused and in a puppy mill she was found on the streets bc her old owner a banded her now she lives a happy (and spoiled) life she is my baby 12 and I always have best friend (and she always has a belly rub)
    deadgirlcutter deadgirlcutter
    18-21, F
    Apr 3, 2015
    JessicababyBell JessicababyBell
    31-35, T
    May 15, 2015
    Iamthecrowman Iamthecrowman
    51-55, M
    Feb 27, 2014

    I really do!I saved her a year ago

    and she's the most playful spoiled dog now!
    Ale246 Ale246
    18-21, F
    Apr 18, 2014

    Two Hands On Rescues And The Rest Of My Life Devoted To Alerting And Helping The Racing Greyhounds!.

    Their grace beauty and love captured my heart when I learnt what they were subjected to the choice was an easy one.In December 2008 I moved to a bigger place and was abel to keep two more hounds than I already had. There was a five year old greyhound that no one wanted. He had...
    greydk greydk
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2012

    My Dogs- My Only Friends

    All five of my dogs have been rescued. They are my children and that's how I treat them. I really don't train them, they train me. I want them to be happy and they live in a large fenced-in yard (1-1/4 acres) and can come in the house whenever they want. I have bedspreads on the...
    bethanyrita bethanyrita
    56-60, F
    Mar 14, 2012

    My 50 lb. rescued dog rarely let's me out of

    her sight. She thinks she's a lap dog stay with me for hours, happily sleeping on my lap. If I try to sleep in, she'll jump up on the bed and lick the back of my head until I get up. We're not talking little licks, we're talking licks that'll "peel the hair off your head...
    gmeza98 gmeza98
    51-55, M
    Sep 29, 2014

    The Boss

    At the end of July this year (2007) I was camping with friends when some travellers arrived, do not think I judge or presume but the following has changed my life and views forever. The travelling families had horses, dogs and kids with them all very friendly I came close to one...
    RFoxsmith RFoxsmith
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Dec 18, 2007

    She`s My Best Freind.

    she follows me around.chases squirells.and belives she is human.its amazes me that someone didn`t want her.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    1 Response Mar 28, 2009

    We finally got to take Marty home today

    and it feels nice but unreal. I had an awful day at school and came home feeling extremely stressed out and in a lot of pain, but spending time with Marty really helped. He has a habit where he likes to just walk into the room, sit on my lap randomly for a few minutes (he is as...
    ViperaStellaris ViperaStellaris
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 14, 2015
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