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Passersby must have noticed the dog that was bumping against the guardrail of a busy highway as she edged along, trying to stay out of harm’s way. Cars continued to speed past; eventually someone stopped to help her and discovered she was hugging the rail because she was blind. Pet …

Molly and her littermate, Amber, were born to be sold, but congenital eye problems ruled that out. They were surrendered and ended up at Chihuahua Rescue & Referral in Federal Way, WA. The two dogs were placed in a foster home, and one day when they were outside, the foster …

The odds of an 8-year-old blind Collie mix getting adopted didn’t seem great. But the folks at Hope Pet Rescue in Barrington, IL, listed her on Petfinder and, as their name suggests, they always have hope. It wasn’t in vain. Mary Siarkiewicz and her husband, Jim Czerwinski, who live in …

There was no shortage of pets in the Begany household. The Trumansburg, NY, family had cats and, after the loss of their beloved old dog to cancer, they had adopted a young Rottweiler. But Beth Begany was missing an “older, wiser” dog. She began looking on Petfinder for a senior …

Watch out! A running raccoon is loose in the Rounces’ living room. Oops! No, it’s just Theodore, the family’s adopted Miniature Schnauzer, who is over 14 years old, is deaf and almost blind. The family loves to see him romp so cheerfully, but they also cringe for fear he will run …

You just know that Joe and April Muraco of Plaistow, NH, are good people. They were able to, well, turn a blind eye to Tank’s blind eye when they saw him listed on Petfinder. Their goodness let a five-month-old German Shepherd pup find his forever home with them. “What we …

You have to give Teddy credit for having a lot of spunk. He wakes Annette Hanagan’s sons each morning by jumping into their beds and giving them kisses. He likes to play fetch with a tennis ball, and Annette says he “can usually catch the ball after the first bounce. …