Forever Home Success Stories


Lady – August 2017

This month, Lady and I celebrate our 4th year as human-canine companions!  Lady hails from Southern Pines Animal Shelter.  She is a Chi/Rat Terrier Mix.  Lady was three-years-old when adopted in August, 2013 as a result of my holding her for hours at Dock Dogs Event in Scarborough, Maine. Lady weighs approximately 15 pounds, and […]


Hadley – August 2017

Hadley is doing great. She is full of fun and I often joke that she is the most ill behaved dog I have ever owned! She is sometimes called Hadley Badly due to this! We love her very much and she brings us many smiles. We live at the lake now and it suits her […]


Sassy – August 2017

Puffin (fka Sassy) What a year it has been! We are so lucky to have little Puffin in our life <3 She is a treasure! Since officially adopting her 1 year ago, she has happily been a companion to 8 different AHR foster dogs and has helped us work with many more clients. She went […]


Scarlett – August 2017

Charlotte (fka Scarlett) It’s been a great year! We are so glad she has joined our family! Charlotte is in the blue harness. Her brother, Baxter, is a puggle. They are best buds.


Jordan – July 2017

Honey (fka Jordan) We couldn’t be more grateful that this precious girl left her family of origin, found caring people, was brought North by more caring people, and landed in our lap! She’s the easiest, happiest dog I’ve ever had. She loves all people and all dogs. She loves to swim, and to fly over […]


Sinai – July 2017

Sinai is doing really well. The first few days that I had her she was very reluctant to leave the house, I had to put her on the leash to get her to the car. I started taking her to a park nearby and the first few times she wouldn’t get out of the car […]


Bear – July 2017

Well another JULY 4th and you know who was a shining star…even made the local papers this year. As you can see from the pics we were back in a boat with 10 kids 7th-2nd grade. Bear was John Paul Jones and the kids his crew 🙂 They loved it.. and Bear… well he just […]


Tag – June 2017

It’s been one year! Tag has certainly taken over our lives! We love him and are so happy to have him as part of our family. He doesn’t always sit well for a photo, but here are a few.


Smokey – June 2017

We can’t believe it’s been an entire year since we adopted Smokey. He’s brought us so much love and joy, we can’t image life without him. If you can believe it, he’s almost 90 lbs. now! Here a few pictures from our latest adventures (and naps :-)) together.


Belle – June 2017

Cinnamon (fka Belle) is doing Fabulous!!  Here are couple recent pics. She is 58lbs!!! Very vocal, very happy, very funny pup!