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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 …

An alpha cat pretty much ruled the roost at the Sinker house, but Linda and Joel wanted a dog. They knew it would take a special sort of pup, so they began browsing on Petfinder and even went to home visits, but not one of them seemed as if he …

Erik and his girlfriend, Jennifer, wanted a dog and felt strongly that they should adopt one rather than buy one so as not to support puppy mills. “We were dog people through and through,” Erik says, “but deciding on the type of dog was a topic up for debate.” They …

Clementine and her pet parent, Janice Baldwin-Hench, walked into an assisted-living and Alzheimer’s facility in Dover, DE, and as Janice signed in at the desk, a voice nearby asked, ‘”Oh could you bring your dog over here? She’s adorable.” Clementine’s new “career” was about to begin. This little dog’s future …

“Forgive and forget” is the key to a happy life, according to Catherine Cusumano of Beacon, NY. And she has learned the lesson from her adopted dog, Poppy. Poppy has had a lot to forgive and forget. Her family dumped her at a shelter that is forced to euthanize pets …

Janet Hlavaty-LaPosa lost her mom in July, and in addition to her own grieving, she knew her dad, Len, was suffering. Not only was he recovering from heart surgery with lung complications, he was also dealing with a different kind of broken heart. Janet, who had come to assist her …