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I Rescued a Dog

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    Daphne - Daphne was 5 months old when I got her from the ASPCA, she was a quiet dog, very gentle, very loving.  I choose her because she wasn't as hyper as her sister...
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 1, 2009

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    I Saved My Husky But In Reality He Rescued Me. - Hi my name is Odessa and a year ago I rescued my baby boy sky a husky. I fell in love with since I first saw him . He is just so...
    katlovesky katlovesky 26-30 1 Response Mar 22, 2012

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    My Dog Pepper - I rescued my dog Pepper back in 2010. She was just this beagle mix bundled up in a cage, scars covering her muzzle. I had finished reading a book called Shiloh, and...
    Iamawerewolf Iamawerewolf 18-21, F 2 Responses May 20, 2013

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    Not a Shelter Dog, But Still a Rescue. - Daisy is a puppy, probably part wire haired terrier. She was running along with the big dogs at the apartment complex where my Mom lives...
    desertrat54 desertrat54 51-55, F 3 Responses Sep 4, 2008

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    Odds Against! - This true recolection takes its beginning with the death of my nine month old whippet puppy Alex. He had been diagnosed with cerebral tumor as well as haemophelia...
    greydk greydk 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 30, 2011

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    Who Still Buys Puppies From Petstores? - I love dogs. Through my love I rescue animals that I will not let go to just anyone. I resent puppymills and all who support them. I resent...
    thingsthatmakeusayhumm thingsthatmakeusayhumm 36-40, F 9 Responses Jan 31, 2009

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    I Felt Great -                            ...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F 4 Responses Mar 31, 2009

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    Me and Sam - Sam is my 9-yr hybrid coyote whom I rescued from being drowned.  God gave her to me at just the right time!  My mother died in my arms of a massive heart...
    coydawg coydawg 46-50 Dec 16, 2008

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    Jack - I had a black Pomeranian named Jack that I had rescued from a horrible situation. He was kicked like a football (in front of my face!). I told them if they had no more...
    bgyldy bgyldy 41-45 Jun 19, 2012

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    I have a boarder collie called meg,rescued her from the dog pound. Lovely dog tho my passion is pointers and springers.
    olivias12345 olivias12345 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    I have a boarder collie called meg,rescued her from the dog pound. Lovely dog tho my passion is pointers and springers.
    olivias12345 olivias12345 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    I just came out of relationship which fell apart mainly due to my ex's Dog... My relationship started out great for the first 6months in every possible way... We spent amazing...
    Slider5050 Slider5050 36-40 Mar 28

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    Ok, so I met this great guy June 2013 who I knew right off had a dog. Our first date, he told me had a corgie. I really didn't know that kind of breed, and was indifferent as I...
    Muffinheart Muffinheart 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I don't see dog's as most do. I have to two types "pet's" and "dogs". I like Working breeds. And they must work. I understand dogs. most do not. Dogs are not humans. Not Children...
    ambull1 ambull1 31-35, M Mar 29

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    I can't stand my bf's dogs, now that we just recently got our own place together, it gets more annoying and intolerable day by day, (I didn't mind when he had his own place before...
    kiso222 kiso222 26-30, F Apr 5

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    And I adore them so much! Even though I'm getting a dog in a minimum of two years, they were so open to talking to me about their dogs and the breed (Rough Collie) with such...
    TabbiMae TabbiMae 16-17, F Apr 8

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    My boyfriend has probably the nicest, calmest, most beautiful and well behaved dog I've ever met... and I still don't care for it. Basically the dog takes precedence over me in...
    venusbee venusbee 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    I have DOGS!!! My pet saga part whatever... Today, the AC guy came by to see about the new unit that is not working correctly... Correction: NOT WORKING AT ALL!!! So, he...
    tigerbaby2223 tigerbaby2223 51-55, M 8 Responses Mar 24

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    Today I went to meet my boxer puppy. He is 5 weeks old and will be able to come home in 21 days. I have been contemplating getting a dog for a while and a boxer is the only kind...
    IfOnlyIHadWingz IfOnlyIHadWingz 26-30, F Apr 1

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    I've been extremely depressed lately. My sister's "solution"? She gives me a dog. I didn't even really want one. Why would I want responsibility for another life? Well, she dumped...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 70+ 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Hi everyone i was attacked by a dog last summer i was in a dog's park with my family and my father's friend me and my father's friend daughter were walking i had my rottweiler with...
    Nari99 Nari99 13-15, F Apr 1

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    So I have my dog and my mom has her puppy/dog (she just turned a year old a few months ago and I still call her puppy) but I kind of raised both of them. My dog's name is Cuddles I...
    Kaseirae14 Kaseirae14 22-25, F Apr 6

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    I have a black lab mixed with a whippet and a grey hound. So we got him back in first grade, which was seven years ago. My dads friend had found him out in a field when he was...
    behindthelens behindthelens 13-15, F Apr 8

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    I think I'm going crazy!! My dog had a failed knee surgery and then ended up losing his leg. The point where the vet advised they needed to amputate was the point where I should...
    Lonesailor14 Lonesailor14 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I have a total of four dogs. I love all of them so much but the oldest dog names Clancy he's like my dad. But he's getting old and I'm afraid of losing him. He is the only dog that...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    I'm having a problem with my youngest dog. Her name is missy she's a American bulldog/ pit. She's sweet as can be but at any given moment she attacks our poodle or one if our...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    My Dog Just had puppies The runt is very weak and all the other dogs are bigger than it. The mom still cleans and keeps it warm it just isn't eating right. Idk what to do I went to...
    MbVG MbVG 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    i hate this dog shes a sad fat pitbull... it doesnt really even do anything that bad except follow me around so that everytime i turn i trip over her.... she just totally creeps me...
    midgesterious midgesterious 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    14 years ago I brought home a trembling little black puppy. She was a little block head runt of the litter that belonged to an unsavory vendor I dealt with in a previous job. I...
    Lovefetishes Lovefetishes 46-50, M 5 Responses Apr 2

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    I hate his dog! He's not mean. Just very disobedient, he makes huge messes that I have to clean up. He pees everywhere. It hurts my husband that I don't love his dog. I picked the...
    JNBurrow JNBurrow 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    my dog passed away this passed February. He was the best thing that ever happened to me. he was almost 4 and he was a cocker spaniel named snickers. when I moved out of state a few...
    geckos2170 geckos2170 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 5

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    I have 4 dogs and would have more if my parents would allow it. However, when I graduate college and move out to be on my own, I'll have at the very least 4 dogs, like I've got now...
    agm0829 agm0829 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    My dog means the world to me, he's ball bad, he loves cuddles and kisses and he is the most gorgeous dog I have ever laid eyes on. He's not the smartest of dogs, but he always...
    lisaclare1 lisaclare1 18-21 4 days ago

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    I think dogs and cats can sense if you are a true animal lover. I have had countless experiences that owners of mean vicious dogs have been shocked to see their dogs just adore me...
    AlwaysGood AlwaysGood 51-55, M 3 days ago

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    My sweet black lab of 16 months was killed this weekend when a fire truck hit her. I was a freak accident. I was staying at a small hotel up in the mountains, on a side road...
    MaxMoMo MaxMoMo 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    Yes i do: I have a Boston Terrier and Chihuahua mix, his name is Harley. I saved him from being abused by my mom, she would abuse him so I took him from her, he is the sweetest...
    Belieber4Life Belieber4Life 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Dogs....I really love dogs. Lol if a dog was a human I would marry it...was that weird? I hate cats with a passion..sorry not sorry .-. They don't like me. I don't like them. We...
    TwdFireflyy TwdFireflyy 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    My bestfriend! Tj!! I love you bud. Always will always have. Idk what I would do without my dog honestly. Probrably stay in a corner and cry my life away. He's an amazing dog. And...
    TwdFireflyy TwdFireflyy 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    I have a very cute bull dog/beagle mix named Copper that just kind of came into my life by one of my friends family member unexpected. I have had him for about two years now and I...
    ibtwiny619 ibtwiny619 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    When it comes to puppies or older dogs I can't stay away from them. I have to hold one. I have 4 dogs and they are my babies.
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Nobody comes before my dogs i love them more than anybody a dog is the only thing that loved you more than itself
    ILoveBaxter ILoveBaxter 13-15, F 6 Responses Mar 25

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    I have a 2 year old female daschund named lily, we cuddle everyday. She sleeps in my bed with me and my boyfriend, she lays on the couch with me. Right now shes got her head buried...
    LilyNAlly LilyNAlly 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I'm worried about my dog. He's hurt his leg somehow while we were at work today. He's done things like this before and the vet just gives him a pain killer then he's fine. It's...
    Lonesailor14 Lonesailor14 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    My dog died yesterday and I miss him. When we baried him a put this picture of us on his grave. He was only 12 years old and died of a brain tumor. v.v I will always miss...
    Leilani19 Leilani19 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    dogs are so loyal makes me wanna cry LOL rather a dog than a luxurious car.
    basedgodschild basedgodschild 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I Wonder If Dogs Could Morph To Save Their Owners. Like the last moment your life is at danger by a robber or a group of thugs lets pause: Nap's thought "Even Fictitious stories...
    napninjanx napninjanx 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    AS GOOD AS YOUR DOG If you can start the day without caffeine, If you can get going without pep pills, If you can resist complaining and boring people with your troubles, If you...
    noway111 noway111 13-15 Apr 4

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    My dog is perfect. He is just like me in every way. Stubborn to no end. Sweet when he wants to be. Likes to be alone when he needs to but know that you are right there. Loves to go...
    adelaider adelaider 26-30, F Apr 4

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    I miss my dog Jerry. She was the sweetest thing. Even though I love my current dog
    01sparkly 01sparkly 13-15, F Apr 5

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    I remember when I first got my 2 doggies they were like 1 year old and they were trouble makers. The previous owners were mean to them so they take a while to trust people. And...
    Merk43 Merk43 18-21, M Apr 6

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    My dog Roxy means the world to me.She can be difficult at times but I love her anyways.I have had many dogs in the past but only 2 before Roxy that I have considered my best...
    Shireene92 Shireene92 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 9