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Ilana Pinto grew up around dogs in Canada — running dog sleds and spending ample time at the nearby dog park — but she never had her own. When she and Eric Pinto got married, she knew it was time. “I’m old enough to be married; I’m old enough to have a dog,” she told herself. Her husband recalls her …

When Emily Burke stepped into her room just before Christmas, she knew someone had been there, and it wasn’t Santa Claus. Cellophane wrappers from caramels littered the floor. The family dogs, Toto and Scrappy, looked innocent, except Scrappy was still chewing on one piece of candy, his tail wagging. Toto, looking as if he had nothing to do with it-he …

Trevor had been looking for a puppy to adopt for some time, so on his day off, as he browsed on Petfinder, he really didn’t have high expectations of finding one. And then he saw a photo of a brindle-faced American-Staffordshire-Terrier mix that gazed right into Trevor’s eyes and wound his way into his heart. The puppy’s description on Petfinder …

Crystal and Chris Herndon dreamed of having a dog when they moved into their first place together. He had always had pets, but she had never had one. When she and Chris decided the time was right, Crystal began reading articles on Petfinder about adopting a pet before they took the big step. And then the day arrived; they went …

Bella spent six months in the shelter, but she got her second chance when Leslie Galvin saw the Pit Bull mix on Petfinder. “I saw something in her spirit even from just seeing a photo of her and I called right away to make sure she was still available,” Leslie says. The Lebanon, Indiana, woman had been going through a …

Sadie is a small dog but she doesn’t know it. The Miniature Schnauzer “has a Napoleon complex,” Trevor Murphy says. His girlfriend, Amy, adopted Sadie about two years ago. “She acts as if she is the toughest dog on the block, especially around bigger dogs.” She was a bit nonplussed when, about a year ago, her beloved Amy and Trevor …

A smile worked wonders for a little Pug/Terrier mix named Princess, who was listed on Petfinder by Kritter Kamp Rescue in Elk Grove, California. It gained her a home. Chandler Hayden had been looking for a dog to adopt for several months, but when she spotted that winning smile, she knew this was the one and contacted the shelter about …

With Texas and Oklahoma battling deadly floods, the Petfinder Foundation is rushing funds to animal shelters and rescue groups saving the lives of pets in the affected regions. You can help by making a donation to the Petfinder Foundation today. Here are just a few of the ways we’re helping: Caring for Evacuees’ Pets The staff of just five people …

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