Stories

Link and Zelda

Link and Zelda

Meet Link and Zelda, two Korean jindo dogs. They were rescued by Abby and her fiancé, and had they not been, they might have been someone's dinner. While Link and Zelda have polar opposite personalities, they’re both quick to show affection to those they love. Together, they make up a real family unit, and since the dogs arrived, they’ve enriched Abby and her fiancé’s lives with fun, laughter, and unforgettable moments. Read more about Link and Zelda’s tale, as told by Abby, below.
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Finding Franky

Finding Franky

Meet Franky, a 6-year-old Havapoodle. He was rescued by Erika and her husband, Tyler, and has since become like a child to them. Franky is always present for road trips and is never far away from his paw-rents. Fortunately, with patience and love, Erika and Tyler have helped Franky move past his anxiety and feel right at home with them. Read more about Franky’s tale, as told by Erika, below.
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Wyatt: Man’s Best Friend, Among Other Things

Wyatt: Man’s Best Friend, Among Other Things

Meet Wyatt, a 3-year-old Goldendoodle. Also known as “The Dood,” he was rescued by Spencer. But, in many ways, Wyatt rescued Spencer. With a seemingly human personality and a genuine love for his owner, Wyatt has become Spencer’s confidant, sidekick, motivator, entertainer, and best friend—all rolled into one very adorable ball of fur. Mostly, Wyatt’s given Spencer a reason to live. Read more about Wyatt’s tale, as told by Spencer, below.
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A Moment With Marshmellow

A Moment With Marshmellow

Meet Marshmellow, a poodle mix who was fostered by Kari. Although their time together was limited, they formed a special bond in the five days they were together. Read more about Marshmellow’s tale, as told by Kari, below.
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Rescuing Red

Rescuing Red

Typically a happy dog but with some anxious moments, Red was rescued by Tom Graner several years ago. The journey for Red hasn’t always been easy, but luckily he’s in good hands with Tom and his family. Read more about Red’s tale, as told by Tom, below. 
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Love and Leo

Love and Leo

Loving, needy, and incredibly intuitive for a dog, Leo is often spoiled with dollops of peanut butter and out-of-town trips. It’s not for naught, though. Leo returns the love he receives in the ways he knows how: with plenty of kisses, snuggles after dark, and just by being his loving self. Read more about Leo’s tale, as told by Jason, below. 
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Henrie’s Second Lease On Life

Henrie’s Second Lease On Life

Like most dogs with a traumatic past, it took a long time for Henrie to develop a sense of security. But over time and with lots of love, he’s found plenty of happiness with his new family. Read more about Henrie’s tale, as told by Hennim and Urie, below. 
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Saving Gracie

Saving Gracie

Gracie loves long walks, playing with her toys, but most of all, her people. But, it wasn’t always like this. It took three years to build up Gracie’s self-confidence. With love, patience, and lots of attention, she blossomed into the dog she is today: smart, funny, playful, and unlike any dog Tim’s met. Read more about Gracie’s tale.
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Maddie Finds Love

Maddie Finds Love

Since Maddie’s come into the Schwartzes lives, she’s taught them a lot about love and life. Read more about Maddie’s tale, as told by Dave, below.
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