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Mike Kennerty plays rhythm guitar in The All-American Rejects (AAR). Here he shares how he adopted his second dog, Donut. (Enter our All-American Rejects Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month sweepstakes here.) A few years ago, my girlfriend Skye and I got our first pup, a Yorkie we named Reeses. After a while we …

Hooch is waiting for his own forever home at Del Norte County Animal Control in Crescent City, CA. Today’s USA Today has a great article about shelter pets and the joy they bring their adopters (the piece also features comments from Petfinder’s co-founder, Betsy Saul). Author Janice Lloyd shares the …

Read Dudley’s story in Beverley’s own words. Dudley was looking pretty pathetic when Beverley Blomert of Gainesville, GA, first cast her eyes upon him on Petfinder.com.  Nevertheless, she says, “there was something in his eyes that said, ‘Take me home.’” She took the look seriously and did just that. She …