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RoverOaksTGThe Tuesday before Thanksgiving the shelter animals at Citizens for Animal Protection (CAP) will

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TiffanySmCelebrate the energy of the New York Minute with Tiffany's! On Thursday, Nov 12 from 6:30-8:30pm,

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TysonFloydNowSmThrough the tender loving care of CAP's staff, foster parents, and generous supporters, Tyson and

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Prop3SmVote Yes on Proposition 3 to rebuild the Harris County Animal Shelter!  Your vote will save more

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CAPKickoff2015The CAP Gala Kickoff party roared out of the gates this year with festive safari decor and

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CarltonSMRecently a group from Carlton Staffing presented CAP with a generous donation and brought a BBQ

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BacktoSchool2015SmBack to School where cool cats and hot dogs rule! Join us at CAP on Sat 8/29 from 11am-7pm for a

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PetSmartPetSmart and CAP are helping feral cats and their neighborhoods.  PetSmart's generous grant will

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DESOCUPAR ALBERGUES SOCIAL MEDIA Spanish TLMD XF GRACIAS 01Telemundo Houston and KPRC2 thank you for supporting the 600 adoptions of homeless pets in the

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lilyrainJoin us on 8/27 6:30-8:30 at Lily Rain's new store at 1407 S Voss (next to Whole Foods) for their

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2015GalaKickOffSmJoin us on Thurs 9/10 from 6-8pm at Saks Fifth Avenue to celebrate our honorees and help kick off the

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ClearShelterSmHelp CAP clear our shelter by finding your new best friend for free on August 15 from 12-4pm!

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krogerRewardsSupport CAP with every grocery trip! Help support homeless animals at CAP and in our community

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CAPClinicThanks to the generosity of a donor, CAP's newly created vaccination and wellness clinic, which

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2015VIPWest Houston Subaru and Volkswagen love animals and those that help them.  CAP Employees, Donors,

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Dear JoAnne:

I have a really pretty and sweet tabby who hasn't been spayed and I was thinking

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YuDezhiCAP Intern Yu Dezhi, who came to CAP in 2013 under the auspices of the HSI, is making waves in

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LauraBerronesEveryday dedicated CAP employees care for Houston’s homeless animals.  Laura Berrones isn’t just

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PetSmartThanks to the generosity of PetSmart Charities, the Feral Cat Assistance Program is helping feral cat

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PawStarSmScore a home run by finding your new best feline friend for free at CAP during the Hallmark

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DunnCatPaintingMr Magoo presents Dan Dunn’s Paintjam was a tremendous success! Dan Dunn paints to music on stage and

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ArtContestWinner2015Congratulations to all the visionary young artists and animal lovers who brought their creativity

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CAPSummer2014SMCAP kicks off summer with two days of fee-waived adoptions 5/30 from 11am-7pm & 5/31 1-7pm.  Join us

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paintjamGet artsy with CAP and save lives!  Join us on 6/20 at Bayou City Event Center for Mr Magoo's

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CAPGala2015Let CAP take you on safari 11/21/2015 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel.  Penny and Paul Loyd chair this

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ChronArticleThe Houston Chronicle recently ran a story about CAP's award-winning foster parent program.

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SubaruCheck2015West Houston Subaru presented Citizens for Animal Protection with a check for $33,281 on March 21,

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ArtContestSmCalling all aspiring artists! Share your love of animals and art with your original entry in the

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PetcoCAP will be saving more lives with the help of Petco this spring!  FCAP, our feral cat TNR program, just

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StPats2015SmGet lucky at CAP when you find your best friend! From 3/14-3/15, spin the "Wheel of Prizes" for a

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kappy bioKappy Muenzer, CAP's executive director, will receive TFACS "Humanitarian of the Year" award at the

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grocerydogsEveryone eats! When you shop at KROGER and RANDALLS, CAP receives funds for every purchase you

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StPattys2015Join us on Sunday, 3/15 4-6PM at Barkin Beans, 4704 Richmond Ave. for a St. Patty's Day Yappy Hour

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DoghouseWinner2014"Think outside the cage" and build a one-of-a-kind doghouse to help homeless pets at CAP! Donate your

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chilisLet Chili's do the cooking while you help Houston's homeless pets! Download the flyer here,

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CAPVal15SmGot two minutes to find the (four-footed) love of your life? Come down to CAP on 2/13 for our

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superbowl2015SMCelebrate the Super Bowl with your new feline friend! 50% off all cat and kitten adoptions from

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NewYear2015SmFind your new best friend in the new year! CAP is offering 50% off of adoption fees Sat, 1/10,

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Top50CAPCAP was recently named one of the top fifty animal charities of 2014 by entirelypets.com!  Thank you to

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HolidayWish2014Brighten up the holidays for Houston's homeless pets - drop by the CAP shelter this holiday season

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Season's Greetings! CAP's holiday hours are as follows:

Mon 12/21- Wed 12/23 11AM-6PM
Thurs 12/24 Christmas
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AwardsNominated by CAP, West Houston Subaru was awarded the Houston Business Journal’s Outstanding Small

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CatGenieBuy a CatGenie on 12/10 and give the cat lover in your life the gift of never touching cat litter

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SubaruWinner2014Congratulations to Elizabeth McIngvale, the winner of the Subaru Legacy from the 2014 CAP Gala

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FFCALENDAR15Win a spot in Funny Fur's 2015 Charity Calendar and help CAP!  Grand prize winner will be on the

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DoggyDay2014Come on down to Pine Mill Ranch on 10/19 from 12-3PM for some Halloween fun!  There will be a

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vaccinationVaccinate your puppy, dog, kitten or cat at CAP starting on Oct. 25! Our new vaccination clinic,

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Mega2014SmCAP will be participating in the 2014 ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon, presented by Subaru, Fri, 10/17 and

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PawsAcrossSmJoin us for the 28th Annual Celebrity Paws Gala "Paws Across Texas" at the Royal Sonesta on Sat,

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MeMyShadowCome down to CAP and find your new best friend in a silky sable coat! On Sat, 11/28 from 11AM-6PM,  the

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DogVacaGrab your pooch and sashay over to a red carpet event hosted by DogVacay and Lady Essence on 9/26 from

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CommunityBucks2015We need your Community Bucks! Spend $50 at Randalls during September, and CAP gets $1 toward

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PetTalkCAP was voted best animal shelter in Houston PetTalk's Henrietta Reader's Choice Awards! Many

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TFACSNeed to ReLax and ReBoot? Come to theAnnual TFACS Conference Mar 1-3, 2015 at the fabulous T-Bar M

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Brand Family DonationFifth-grader Joshua Brand raised money for his college fund...and Houston's homeless animals!

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Start the school year off with your new best friend...for free!  All adoption fees waived at CAP's

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Kickoff2014SmJoin CAP for the 28th annual Celebrity Paws Gala Kickoff at Saks Fifth Avenue on Sept 11 from

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chewchewSMAnother "furr"-bulous Doghouse Show at NRG Park this year - thanks to all the volunteers, staff

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Truck2This summer, Driscoll Place Apartments is waiving the $100 administrative fee for every applicant

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RachelRayRachel Ray recently blogged about CAP and our participation in the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K

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doghouse2014What’s the best attraction at the World Series of Dog Shows? It’s the 10th annual Designer Doghouse

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ElaineTaylorCome down to Elaine Turner in CityCentre (800 Town & Country Rd) and find your purr-fect accessory

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FreeDadsSmDads, find your new feline friend for free from 6/14-15 at CAP! Sponsored by West Houston Subaru.

CAPSummer2014SMFind your best friend for less this summer at CAP! From July - August, 50% Adoption Fees for all cats /

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CAPSummer2014Get your summer started right with your new best friend for free!  5/20 11am-7pm - 6/1 1-7pm, enjoy fee

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henriettaVote for CAP in this year's Henrietta Awards, PetTalk's award for Houston's best pet organizations and

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AAC-newsHaving a heart for animals begins in childhood! For less than $1 per child, you can help CAP to

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BadToTheBone

Get your biker on and save more lives at Bad to the Bone, Part 2, June 7 @ Bayou City Event

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SubaruPhotoThink your furry best friend can be the new face of Subaru? Just take a picture of your pet in a Subaru

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ShareLoveCheck2014On Monday, March 10th, Subaru presented a generous donation to CAP to underwrite low-cost

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CAPLovesKidsHelp your child become an ambassador for our four-footed friends. Whether joining other young

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2013ThanksCAPMarathonAd

CAP won the Houston Marathon "Favorite Run for a Reason Charity" and $50,000 to save more lives.

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RunforAReason2013The animals asked for your help and you came through with flying colors! CAP won the Houston

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BissellThe Bissell Pet Foundation recently awarded CAP with a grant to help us save more lives in 2014!

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HomeHolidays2014smJoin us at CAP for our annual Home for the Holidays celebration from Sat 12/13 11-6PM - Sun 12/14

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HomeHolidays2015SmJoin us at CAP for our annual Home for the Holidays celebration from Sat 12/12 1-6PM - Sun 12/13

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SubaruWinner2013On Saturday, Nov 23, Christina Hernandez won the CAP Gala Raffle 2014 Subaru Subaru Forrester

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HowDown2015SmShake your tail, do-si-do, chase your partner round a vittles pail - come on down to the Waggin

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4StarSquareBWFor the twelth year consecutively, Charity Navigator has issued CAP a four star rating.  Less than one

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100K 2013 BDGES BESTDVSN 1CAP recently won Division Four of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge! CAP facilitated

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cat-kennelsMore kitties are coming into CAP looking for homes and until they find their new families, these

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On Sat, 10/25, from 8AM-11AM, grab a leash & bring your precious pooch to Willow Fork Drainage

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On Sat, 10/17, from 8AM-11AM, grab a leash & bring your precious pooch to Willow Fork Drainage

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FastStartSmCAP won the FastStart prize for placing first in our division this month in the ASPCA Challenge.

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KickOffSuccessCAP is a contestant in the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge and was recently featured in the

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CrosbyLibraryCAP was featured in the Lake Houston Observer last week for a community outreach event at Crosby

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sick-puppyDoes your canine family member have severe gastrointestinal symptoms?  Your dog may have a virus

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Barney 6-2bDUnite more homeless pets with loving families!  The sooner we can post photos of animals as they

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Ashley writes,  I went to adopt another dog and when I got there I found out he was not there. As I

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Haley writes,  I went looking around for a dog to take back to college with and ended up finding my

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Sandi writes,  When we saw Raphie it was pure love at first sight. He was the cutest little thing

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Diana writes,   Chandle has become a loved family member in such a short time. It's been so much fun

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Lindsay writes, My fiance and I adopted Owen a year ago. He was fostered with Wendy. My fiance and I

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Donna writes, I named the Chihuahua I adopted Leonidas "Leo", officially Leonidas Gomez Garcia.He is

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Debbie writes, Junior has been a wonderful addition to our family. He makes us smile everyday.

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Dustin writes,  Dita has now lived with us for weeks, although to us, it seems as though she's been

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Angela writes,  Moxie, my new manx kitten, has come to live with my dog, Gracie, and me. She is

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Diane and Christy write,  As you can see from the picture, we think Honey (sunny) and Jack (johnny)

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Debbie writes, We adopted Sand the Pig so that our other pet, Kirby the Pig could have a friend. Sandy

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Angela writes, My boyfriend and I first saw Ezra on Monday and it was love at first sight. It was

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We adopted Rainey, a Chow mix, in May 2010, and she is such an amazing dog. She's so loving; she

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Belle is doing great, she is so wonderful, loves to travel, uses the doggie door and loves the

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Marcia writes,  Cinder has come to her new house bringing with her a gentle nature. She is

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My dog, Titan, was hit by a car and killed in April in College Station. My boyfriend and I were

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GretchenGretchen the Dachshund mix is a gleaming example of the dedication and love CAP foster homes

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Michelle writes,  I saw Bubble online a few weeks ago. Then during one of my volunteering shifts I

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Karen writes, We adopted 2 1/2-month old Sunny (formerly Anika) on June 26, 2011. Our 7 year old

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Sneakers and ScribblesScribbles, Sneakers and their adoptive mom, Merry, are as happy as can be, because they all know that

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paula-howeMake your legacy the gift of life to animals in need.  Paula Howe became a hero to Houston's

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Raleigh writes, We adopted Charlie, was called Rennie, to be a companion for us as well as our two

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Betsy has adjusted well to her new home with us and our dog, Baby. We love having her as part of

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Abby writes,   My husband and I felt we were finally ready to get a puppy and it meant a lot to us

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Betsy writes,   We are just crazy about our new cat, Lamar, was called Tango! We had to put our 12

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Denise writes, I adopted Cali, pictured with Abby, last month and my daughters and I can't imagine

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Kathy writes,  Rudy joined our family on May 8th,Mother's Day. He had just been returned after three days

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My name used to be Princess, but once my owner met me she decided I was too rough and tumble to be an

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clemetine61ad clemetine61bdJW Kephart writes, Clementine is doing very well and thinks she is a member of the family. In an

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Mary writes, A friend of mine suggest I adopt a kitty, I just lost mine due to sickness I had her

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maggie 61d Maggie the VERY Sweet Black Lab.  Photo sent by Renee and Michael.

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Nesreen writes,   I stumbled upon Milly's picture and fell in love with her face. I went to go visit

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Shannon and Will write,   Minnie and The Mooch sleeping in their new basket. Mooch is currently

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Judith writes,  We are very happy that we found such a sweetheart to share our lives with, and we

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Shannan writes, London has made an impact on our lives that I simply can't put into words! As the

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Annabel writes,  puppy is settling in really well. We named him Del Boy after a character in an

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Deb writes,  Adopting Jack & Sally, aka/Poppy & Pepe, has adding a new dimension to our family. We

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Celeste and James write,  We adopted Suzie last year in october and have been blessed every since! She

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Emma writes, We went looking for a dog that was a little older than a puppy, but was ok with cats

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Tim writes, Logan is something else!! I had a couple of different cats growing up, and they were

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Leslie writes,  It had been years since I had a dog but after my cat of nineteen years died, I

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Mandy writes,  I adopted Milly(now Rose) on 3-15-11. She took about a week to warm up to my first

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Angela writes, I adopted Maddie a year after my first adoption (Emma) and I couldn't have asked

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Kathleen writes,  Zoey.  She is doing great!

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David is the proud owner and sent this photo.

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Ron and Beverly writes,  Rex fit right into our household of two adults and three adult cats. Lady is

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phoebe31dJanell writes, Phoebe has quickly become an important part of the family. She is a lovable dog who brings

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lucyrosie31cCindy writes, we adopted Rosie aka Sister Rose and Lucy aka prissy in January. We took Rosie home the

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jazzy2-1cChris and Kathryn write,  "We were looking for an older cat to adopt.  When we saw Jazzy it was love at

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baxter2-1d2baxter2-1ds1Jordan wrote, My boyfriend and I both made an agreement that if we ever saw a Beagle we would

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jake2-1cSarah wrote,  Jake is the newest addition to our family and he is definitely loved! He has earned

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ninanici4mo2csCathy writes, Nici and Nina, commonly known in our household as “The Girls”.  Their former names

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chloesuzytiko1_2-1dschloesuzytiko2_2-1dsIvette writes,  We adopted Chloe aka Suzy, she's the one in the pink collar, and it's been the best

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fluffy2-1c1 Brenda writes. Fluffy, aka Sugar, was brought in along with Smokey. When I got to see her on Jan

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cocoa20ccocoasnowie21sVince and Tong write, "Cocoa" is the brown kitty, previously called "Princess Leia". The other

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rockyheidi21dsThe Williamson family wrote, We were looking for a “lap dog” and a playmate for our existing

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Denise wrote, When I first came Lola and Lenny (aka Roland) were in the same cage together and I

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Lani and Shane wrote,  When our friend Krista who is a kitten foster mom, called us one day to tell us

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Grayson ( use to be known as Miles). he is a sweetheart and is very loving. Grayson likes to sit in my

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Gloria wrote , We adopted Candy on January 11. She is the most precious sweetest little girl that

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Bobi wrote,   We recently lost our cat of 20 years and happily adopted Lucy and Tux (Tuxedo)

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Our Beautiful Abyssinians   Marisol (formerly Couzy) and Redman. Pure Joy!  
Celebrating One Year

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Mandy wrote, I adopted Tala, now called Jade on 1-13-11. She has been an awesome new addition to our

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Laura writes, Baxter has been a PERFECT fit in our home!!  He has got quite a personality!  We
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Farah and Kathleen write,  We adopted Addy 2 1/2 years ago. we looked around and spotted Addy who

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Amber writes, My husband and I adopted Anne (or Annie) just before Thanksgiving.  She hid for a few

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Jo writes,  Spooky, the black cat  was adopted on October 30,2010. She loves to play with 13 year old

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otis_2Otis, formerly Kiyoshi, was adopted October 3, 2010. Unfortunately at the time of adoption, he

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Jeannie writes,  Adopted on Oct. 30, 2010. She is a wonderful Kitty and I love her. We are very

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Max's aunt writes the following,  I was called Shadow, but now Max.  As in "everything to the Max," or

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Laura writes, My husband Al and I adopted "Leela" and renamed her Lexi.  We so love her and she

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Jenna writes,  I adopted Claire on February 25, 2010.  I renamed her as Ava, but often refer to her

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Jim writes, she has settled in and getting use to her new home.

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Megan writes,  My family and I saved Chance about a month ago and welcomed him into our home! He

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His family writes, I  saw Lola on the internet and fell in love with her instantly and went to CAPS

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Chiza Alba writes,  Here are Sabrina and Sidonie (formerly Annabell) relaxing in their cat tree.

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Lucie loves her new home almost as much as we love her. She's a fidgety bundle of fun during the

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Sylvia writes,  I adopted Bubba on September 25, 2010. He was the first thing I saw when I first

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George writes,   Marmaduke and Duchess came home to their forever home on September 23, 2010. They

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Cheryl and Jim write, This is a very happy tail for a family of four. Momma Lola and Aunt Lila

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Gretchen writes, "We adopted Faolan in March of 2010. Faolan (formerly Brownie) is doing great in

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Natalie writes,  We adopted Rocky On Saturday 9/11 which was the best day of Kamaria’s life.  Rocky

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Fabricia writes, Shaggy is sweet, energetic, and he an Peppy are getting along very well. They like

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Gina writes, Gabriella adopted Kramer from Petsmart in January of 2009.  She was 4. He was not yet

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Kimberly writes,  This is my dog  Honey. I first met her when I started working at Rover Oaks Pet

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Arta writes, I adopted Jorye after my 15 year old had to be put down because of complications due to

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Lindsay writes,  I had been looking for a dog for a few months at shelters every chance I had when

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Manazi writes,  We adopted Hunter (White w/ black and brown spots-German Short hair,Pointer) and

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Daisy, adopted by Jack.

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Jeanne writes,  I tell everyone who see them what great pets they are and that having a mature

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I am Romeo, I was adopted from your shelter on 8/8/2004.  Yesterday we celebrated 6 yrs with my human

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HBClioHappiness comes in all shapes and sizes - all ages, too!  During the summer months, we see many

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VeAnne and Bill write,  We are very happy to have Bailey and Susie (formerly Mary Richards) join our

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Felipe and Amanda write,   Bart (formally Bob) is a very playful and happy puppy. I ended up getting

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Debra writes, Duckie (black & brown dachsund) came to our home on June 13th, 2010. I adopted him

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Roger writes,    Duke is doing great and gets lots of love from us.

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Carolyn writes, I would like to introduce you to our beloved, family member, Dolly.  A year ago, I

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Zin writes,  He is so adorable, very energetic, and sometimes a little naughty.

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Julia writes,  I am happy to tell you Tiger is doing just great.  Tiger is just the love of our

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Michelle writes,  I adopted Morrison on 06/20/10. He is a real fire-cracker! At first I was a little

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Lana writes,  Sophie Mae is a sweet little girl, she has already stolen our hearts.   She gets along

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Abi wrote,  I understand that Mary gave him and his siblings one-on-one attention while they were

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The Carruth Family writes,  We adopted Bella (aka Queeny) in May and we couldn't be happier with our new

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Paul writes,  Bevo is ajuting well to his new home and ply mates.

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Kristin writes,  Ramses (formerly Romeo) came to my house last September- I had lost my cat due to...
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Sam writes,  Ellie & Allie are doing great and enjoying their new home.  There’s a lot of space for them...

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Melanie writes, I adopted 9 week old Anderson AKA Cujo about 3 weeks ago. He is the most adorable,

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My family found most of our pets from CAPS through the years, and when I decided to get a dog, I

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The Fontenot  family wrote,My husband and I adopted Romeo 05/08/10. He's been doing very well and...

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All of my pets are rescues...my two most recent family additions came from CAP. Tyson was adopted in

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thumb_dutchess-1We thought we were rescuing our new dog Dutchess but she actually rescued our family.
Thank you!  We
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Warren family writes, adopted about 10 days ago. She is a Lionhead mix and has such a great...

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Jeanne writes, Mirage was adopted apr 24th. She is a lively girl with a beautiful coat and eays and

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Penny50dSandie wrote, We love our Penny so much!  She fit in perfectly with every family member from day

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I adopted 2 kitty cats last year.  I got "Indy" and "Little Bit".  I renamed them Raz-Mataz and

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Paco50adDawn writes,   We adopted "Paco" on May 1st. He is adapting well to his new home. He is house

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BeaureguardDaisy50dOran and Karin write,  The photo is Beaureguard and Daisy together very happy after a walk. They

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Teresa writes,   The gray one is “Scratch” and the gray/white one is named “Sniff”, we call him Sniffy. 

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We just got our new kitty and named him Oliver. He has the best personality!

BaileyakJolie40dSamantha writes, I adopted Bailey (formerly known as Jolie) on April 5th. We got to take her home...
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Amanda and Jason write, William (previously Toby), adopted on February 15, 2010 came to us with
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Olive31dAndini writes,  Being newlyweds, we have decided to start our family by rescuing a dog but we ended

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thumb_BigRed_9555178a_3-7-10At times the world works in mysterious ways, bringing people and animals together with timing

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Talos40dI adopted Max now Talos or Tay as I call him, Easter Weekend.  I live with my 11 year old

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JessPete4cPeteCayl40cJessie is the calico. Pete is already outgrowing her by a lot. Caylie, holding Pete; both kittens on

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TrumanMaggieNala41CrPatrice writes,  My sweet pooch Maggie, formerly Sunny, came from CAP on St. Patrick’s Day 2006. She

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Cookie41dHeather writes,  I'm so happy I adopted my puppy. We enjoy walks at Memorial Park every other day,...

Maggiemissy41dStacy writes,  Our family couldn't be more pleased with our recent addition.  In fact, we can hardly

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MolleyAshDollySarg30CsSmLeon and Jessica write,   Me and my boyfriend adopted Molly (previously Ashley) and Dolly

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MiaC310Robin writes,  I am very happy with my newly adopted persian cat, Mia.  I didn't change her name

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Smudge31b_cSmudge31a_cElaine writes,  "We adopted Smudge in December and he was really sick when we brought him home.  He is...
PepeSunny210CMelissa writes,   We adopted Pepe( prev Foxy) the dark haired tabby about a year ago on Valentines Day...
CocoTaffie-210Melissa writes,  Coco the kitty was brought into our family for another kitten that was in the...
DevinDudeMotor210CrLeilani writes, this is Motor(cat). I fostered him and after 3 different people adopted him then...

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Heather writes,  I adopted Peanut about a month after having lost a short battle with kidney

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Lenny20DLiz writes,  I adopted Shep (now "Lenny") on Feb. 2, 2010, and it was one of the best decisions

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Shelby110DMike writes, Shelby still working on the slogan she seems to be adopting as her own personal mantra.

TracieChad1-10_D_SmVikki writes, We adopted our "Tracie" about two months ago and she is doing very well.  We love her

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ZappaDeaf10_CSmPatty writes, I went looking for a kitten about 3 years ago and all yours were adopted out! But, I

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MavrickBelle110_DSmSandra writes,  We originally adopted Mavrick (prev "Gomer")our boy in January 2008 from CAP. We

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The Buchman family writes, I have always been a big advocate of "pound puppies".  In fact, I have

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After having our 9 year old Cat put to sleep the day before due to ill health. we adopted 2

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Dave writes, Milo (Bodacious was his former name) is doing just fine. He is over the Kennel Cough he

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We adopted Frankenstein on Halloween, hence his name. He is a typical boy and fits in our family.

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Dawn writes,  This photo shows Hermes (adopted in September 2009) snuggling with Lilly (adopted 12-31-09).  Looks

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Jellybean was adopted from you three years ago.  He is doing great and he is soooo spoiled!!!!

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they changed my name from Smoothie to Rocky. It's kinda macho, right? My mom and dad are cool. The

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Isabella aka Ikaru is a female DLH about 3 or 4 yrs old according to vet.  We were looking for a

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I met Jasper 12/28/09. He jumped into my arms and showered me with kisses.  I knew immediately that

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Tinker, who we adopted on 11/29/09 is settling in very well, made new friends with our Aussie and

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hb_Finn_and_AmyEvery dog has his day, and every dog has his story. What makes the stories fascinating are the

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Carlie_7142220_2-8-09_Carlie is the perfect example of ‘good things come to those who wait’. A woman who was going to

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Buddy_Adopted_Gone_10-09SmBuddy was a VERY sweet Beagle who was adopted from CAP on 1-31-04 at about age 5 years and lived

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RabbitRori909aSmRabbitRori909bSmAmanda writes, "Rori has been such a wonderful addition to my life. He is always so inquisitive...

GlyndaCali_9-09_8Smprovided this upate on her adopted cats.
Caliis a female Calico. She is 8 years old. She was

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hampton-1hampton-2.jpgThis is Hampton. He is one from the polydactyl litter, formerly Punkins. He is the sweetest kitty...

Ghengis is the PERFECT addition to my household dog family. My 13 year old female collie, Angel

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Tina_Dog_Grad_8-9_CrIt was only a few months after I put my thirteen year old Yorkie to sleep, that I realized I

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TeddiAWasMystique79SmMy family and I adopted Teddi (formerly Mystique) about 2-1/2 years ago.  We had lost our wonderful Tigger

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Gracie_7-6-09_01SmGracie_7-6-09_02SmWe adopted Gracie in October of 2008. she was a survivor of a hurricane  .... since then, we have...
Tonka_6-9TUTonka_AtPark_6-9SmTonka has been a wonderful addition to our family and has fitted in just fine. Since he left CAPS he has...
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We adopted Benji was called Squiggy in May 2006.  We were told he was at the shelter for nine...

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romeo_andbella_3-28-09_1_crWe adopted BoyGeorge renamed Romeo because he's so loving on 3-2-09 to be a friend to our

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I adopted Chloe (was Maggie) when she was 8 weeks old from CAP November 2005. She was a small,

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Benji_Recd10-22-08_aCrBenji_Recd10-22-08_bCrI had been searching long and hard to find a pit bull that I could adopt and give a forever loving

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We adopted Pixie now called Willa (about 35 lbs.) on Sept 10th 2005 and we're so glad we did! 

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We adopted Louie (formerly Seth), a lab/Husky/Shepard mix on  Valentine's weekend (2/16/08). He is

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shylo_and_mac_6-14-08_Sm.jpg Shylo(CAP name Sierra) was adopted June 2004. Who would have thought this abandoned, very...

gunner_andmystik_6-8-08_200.jpgI was loved by a great foster mom and altho I miss her, In August of 2007 I fell in love with my

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skittles_girl_6-5-08_sm.jpgStephanie writes, "I adopted Skittles on June the 1st. She had been fostered and part of the...

marlboro__5-14-08_sm.jpgmacgyver__5-14-08_sm.jpgPam writes,
I just wanted to share my happiness with my 2 newest family members adopted in April

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tejabear_5-7-08_sm.jpgWe adopted Teja in October of 2007. Before arriving, we decided that we would adopt a small lap

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coco_5-3-08_sm.jpgMy name is Coco and I was born on May 22, 2007 - I am almost one year old! I
love taking my

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hunter_feb2008_4-23-08sm.jpgNicole wrote, "I adopted Hunter [named Larry boy by CAP] in January 2005.
Hunter was put to sleep...

snowy_wascalledtrue_4-5-08sm.jpgI am Snowy. I was adopted at the beginning of March 2008. At the shelter I was called True, but my

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dogTerrier Finn(full name: Finnegan T. Dog) was adopted by his foster parent Gitta after having been

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catZelda(originally called "Shelly" or "Shellie") -Mom Rebecca writes, I adopted Zelda in November

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catFriends Sno(on left) and Frankie, enjoying their cat climbing posts. His dad Kevin sent this note

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dogJessica writes, "Pickle (was named Susha) now 3 years old...adopted her from CAP in April of '07.

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dogBrownie -Mom Kathleen wrote, We adopted a 2 year old chocolate lab mix (originally named

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dogHeineken,was called Angus -Lindsay writes, "I adopted my dog Heineken (then named Angus) in May

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catSamantha - Stephanie writes, "I (my family) adopted Samantha (was called Kathryn) on Feb. 1, 2008. I

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catDollyadopted on/or about December 22, 2007. Dolly is the sweetest girl ever, she warmed right up

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dogDeclan the Yellow Lab

Declan came to the shelter in the summer of 2007 as a very underweight stray

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catGracie - Her human mom Susan writes, ".... Gracie has been having a blast playing with Emma

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