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Featured Dog: Shady

Shady Female Thirteen-Month-Old  Hound/Mix Discounted/Underwritten Adoption Fee $200.00 Doesn’t the brown retro headband look fantastic against Shady’s tan face?   The long, floppy ears are a dead giveaway that this thirteen-month-old girl is a Hound/Mix. Shady could stand to gain a few pounds but since she loves to eat that should not be a problem.  Shady [...]

Featured Dog: Shady2018-12-18T17:05:12+00:00

Hindsight Journeys

This is the dictionary.com definition of the word hindsight. "Understanding of a situation or event only after it has happened or developed." We've all had those hindsight moments thousands of times in our lives. Some of those do impact us in the short term but there's usually something to be learned moving forward. I guess [...]

Hindsight Journeys2018-12-16T10:03:17+00:00

Featured Dog: Sonny

Sonny Male Six-Years-Ten Months  Terrier/Mix Discounted/Underwritten Adoption Fee $125.00 What an adorable brown and white rolly-polly boy with gigantic eyes and ears. It's going to be tough saying no to that face! Sonny is a six-year-and-ten-month-old Terrier/Mix and you can bet no matter where you go someone will have a guess as to his breeds. [...]

Featured Dog: Sonny2018-12-15T07:38:53+00:00

Superstar Dog: Willie

Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, “Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?” I hope we all ask ourselves that same question each day and then find someone to help. Lindsey Lautenschlager’s sister-in-law, Jen, did that last year when she adopted her latest dog, Fergie, from NEW PAWSibilities. Knowing how much [...]

Superstar Dog: Willie2018-12-11T15:22:31+00:00

Love Is Just a Wag Away

I come from a long line of activists, of people who throw caution to the wind in order to right a wrong. I have energy, common sense, and an unwillingness to give up on the underdog. Over the years I had lots of different jobs. I started out in the Peace Corps in Africa and [...]

Love Is Just a Wag Away2018-12-15T07:23:34+00:00

The Fantastic Four: Lacey, Lucy, Quincy/Cinnamon, Sammy

"Our dog Lacey is a rescue from you! She loves her “sister” Nahla." -- Sandra Mae         "Lucy has been the sweetest addition to our family since adopting her from you six years ago ❤️❤️❤️" -- Meredith Medina Kahnke         "NEW PAWSibilities, Quincy Aka Cinnamon has been the one of [...]

The Fantastic Four: Lacey, Lucy, Quincy/Cinnamon, Sammy2018-12-10T15:03:01+00:00

PAWSitive Endings: Short and Sweet

"I adopted Seth, now Adam, two years ago and he is a perfect little sweetheart! What a joy! He's very happy here and loves his doggie brothers! He's not too fond of the cold--loves to snuggle under blankets. Thank you for letting me adopt this little guy! He is a pure joy!  --Gina Camillo The [...]

PAWSitive Endings: Short and Sweet2018-12-10T15:03:45+00:00

Do As I Say, Not As I Do

In the do as I say not as I do category…. The last two weeks Coconut has been ravenous. Or at least he acted like he was. He reverted back to going after the garbage can and following me in the kitchen in the hope I would drop some delicious morsel. His bone chewing escalated [...]

Do As I Say, Not As I Do2018-12-09T11:36:52+00:00

Christmas, Cookies, Kids, and Dogs

Operation Santa Paws is an annual designation observed from December 1st to December 24th. During this holiday season, the goal is to show a little extra love to our furry friends whom we love with all our hearts. One of our NEW PAWS family did just that without even knowing that we are in the [...]

Christmas, Cookies, Kids, and Dogs2018-12-06T07:57:06+00:00