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LL's Happy Tail

Today’s Happy Tail Tuesday is LL Drool J! We absolutely loved getting this update about the recently adopted LL Drool J! 8 month old LL really hated being cooped up in a kennel, and his stress led him to almost constant barking. However,…
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Pineapple's Happy Tail

Today's Happy Tail Tuesday is Pineapple! Sweet senior Pineapple wasn't having the best luck. After ending up at a shelter at 9 years old and testing positive for heartworm disease, he was adopted three times and returned for various reasons…
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Molly's Happy Tail

Today's Happy Tail Tuesday is Molly! Molly was a classic case of a wonderful dog having a hard time coping with being in a shelter. A smart, active girl, we imagined that Molly would make a great companion for the right home, but her stress…
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Tinsel's Happy Tail

  Oscar Boone Papaw (FKA Tinsel) ended up at the county shelter during the holiday season in 2017. He was 16 years old, a heartbreaking age for a kitty to end up at an animal shelter. Luckily, we knew that there are some truly amazing…
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Ms. Pawsie's Happy Tail

We rescued Ms. Pawsie from a nearby high intake shelter, a dog who we probably never could have helped without our ASPCA Second Chances transport program. Because of Second Chances, she is now she is living it up with her new family in PA, who…
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Testimonial by Sue Stanton, CiCi's Proud and Loving Person

“I saw a shelter photo of (then) Moonie, now our beloved CiCi (for ‘Chocolate Chihuahua’), and it was love at first sight! I was advised about her deformed foot, but when I saw that little face it didn't matter. My husband and I went…
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Reunited and it feels so good

Melissa and Mark adopted a little dachshund mix named Diamond from our shelter about one year ago. They recently stopped by the shelter to adopt a second dog and were immediately drawn to a lanky brindle mix named Diesel. Diesel had been adopted…
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Tickles Special Needs Found her a Special Person

Tickles Special Needs Found her a Special Person It takes an open heart to adopt a 9-year-old cat with medical issues (and 6 toes)!  When Rosanne Martino first saw Tickles as she was volunteering with socializing the kitties at the shelter,…

Shelter & Thrift Store Closed for the Holiday

Please note The Thrift Store will be closed on 11/22 and on 11/23 for the holiday. Work of your meal by shopping with them on Black Friday! The Shelter will be closed on Thanksgiving day. Don’t worry, shelter staff will still be working to…
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Hear your Happy Tail on WTZQ

We recently partnered with Charlotte Sheppard at Keller Williams Mountain Partners to begin sharing the Happy Tails you share with us on WTZQ Radio. Keep submitting your pets happily-ever-afters on https://www.blueridgehumane.org/adopt/happy-tails/ and…