A Book and a Dog

Today is National Book Lovers Day! People have asked me how I've gotten through this pandemic as I am sure they have asked you. What's your answer? I've always done this part-time job from home so that isn't different. The scope of what I do has changed because there has been such a shortage of [...]

A Book and a Dog2020-08-09T07:13:59-06:00

Pool Loving Doggy

Another PAWSitive Ending! Gosh, we love these. The Bachman family sent in these adorable photos of Rufus and it's obvious this pooch won the jackpot when he chose his family!   "Hi there!   I got our dog from your facility almost two years ago. In your place, his name was Gilligan I believe. We [...]

Pool Loving Doggy2020-08-07T05:42:54-06:00

Dilly Dally!

Jayme Gast sent in a quick update about Dallie who went home with her this weekend. We love these updates! I love love the name. Have a happy time as a family. "I just wanted to give you an update on Dallie, or Dilly Dallie as I like to call her. She is settling in [...]

Dilly Dally!2020-08-05T07:31:00-06:00

Beauty, Adventures, and Love

"When life gets hard, remember, there's lots of beauty left to see, tons of adventures to be had, and more love than you ever thought possible if you just hang on." -- Lori Deshene   Isn't that a wonderful thought amidst the craziness of 2020. Raise your hand if your beauty, adventures, and more love [...]

Beauty, Adventures, and Love2020-08-04T08:48:59-06:00

From Wreck to a Life of Service

We love PAWSitive Endings and this is a great one, Thank you to Sarah for writing about her girl. THIS is why we do what we do!   Dear NEW PAWSibilities staff,   My household adopted Dixie Rose from you in April 2016. Despite some initial struggles and insecurities, she has become the heart of [...]

From Wreck to a Life of Service2020-08-04T06:23:40-06:00

Against Type

Did you know that people have a "type?" Yes, they do whether it's in dating, the friends they hang out with, or dogs. At least we think we have a type. And then we go to a party or join a book club or listen to an adoption counselor at a shelter.   One of [...]

Against Type2020-08-02T09:27:46-06:00

Happy Birthday, Albus!

Look at this face! Another PAWSitive Ending and a birthday celebration.   "Thank you so much for what you do! We saved Albus ( Lucky) December 29th! Our family is in love! Albus turned 1 on Sunday!" -- Amber Vaughn

Happy Birthday, Albus!2020-07-29T07:20:20-06:00

Peanut the Little Dog Who Thinks He’s Huge!

Yes! Another PAWSitive Ending. We love this so much. In the midst of challenging times, we have dogs and happy families. How awesome is that? "We adopted our beagle Peanut (previously Tito) from you guys 3 months ago. Peanut is sweet, mischievous, energetic, great with kids, and loves his big sister. He is really tiny [...]

Peanut the Little Dog Who Thinks He’s Huge!2020-07-29T06:08:37-06:00

Taco: Gardener, Hunter, and Awesome Dog!

Last year we had this wonderful dog. Unless you were a guy. We may never know why but at some point Taco decided he only wanted to be around females. Of course, we don't know these things when we first get dogs from the high-kill shelter but it became pretty obvious so we labeled him [...]

Taco: Gardener, Hunter, and Awesome Dog!2020-07-28T07:36:02-06:00

That Face!

Who needs a bunch of words when you have so many fun photos?  Congratulations on one year of happiness and love! "A whole year already with our lovable Sweetie (Shaggy)! ❤❤❤❤❤" -- Mary Hogan Smith

That Face!2020-07-26T04:36:31-06:00