Over The Bridge

There is an Indian legend which says, “When a human dies, there is a bridge they must cross to enter into heaven. At the head of that bridge waits every animal that human encountered during their lifetime. The animals, based upon what they know of this person, decide which humans may cross the bridge…and which are turned away.”

  • maxfield

    Maxfield • Always in our hearts

    1995 – September 8, 2008 Maxfield was found in the shelter at fourteen years old with a large ulcerated cancerous tumor on his leg. Amputation was not an option. He was groomed and vetted with his wound treated and bandaged. He spent his last five days in foster care eating cheeseburgers, fried, Oreo cookies, chocolate […]

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  • scarlett

    Miss Scarlett • Always in our hearts

    1995 – September 8, 2008 Miss Scarlett was a sweet, gentle soul whose owners turned her into the Camarillo shelter because they didn’t have time for her anymore. She was 12 years old. Thyroid cancer struck in June and we removed the tumor but it returned in October and had spread too far for surgery […]

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  • mo

    Mo • Always in our hearts

    October 2013 He was the most amazing and wonderful dog ever – to us at least, our very first, and how perfect he was. He is sorely missed, but we all know how happy he was with us during our four months with him.

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  • monty

    Monty • Always in our hearts

    1996 – June 13, 2008 Monty was found in late April wandering the streets in Ventura County, 20 lbs. underweight, and lost or turned out at 12 years of age. But he didn’t give up on humans and loved to just sit by your side, chewing a rawhide, or run through the park as long […]

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