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.”

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    Sooner

    Story From Our Volunteer Pat Who Became His Foster Mom Sooner was dumped in a gated community. He sat in a driveway for 2 days before someone finally called animal control. He was sheltered for 5 days before I was able to pull him. He was filthy dirty, covered in feces and could hardly walk. […]

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  • alexis

    Alexis • Always in our hearts

    Alexis crossed the Rainbow Bridge in the arms of her foster parents when the beautiful one year old lost her battle with Distemper. She was given her shots at the shelter which made the virus difficult to confirm. Her upper respiratory infection and pneumonia were treated and she was a model patient taking all her […]

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  • alyssa

    Alyssa • Always in our hearts

    Alyssa came to us from a shelter where she had been dumped with an abcess that was as large and infected as any our doctors had ever seen. Yet this beautiful five year old still had wags and kisses for all she met. We removed the abcess and felt that now she would know the […]

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    Auggie • Always in our hearts

    Auggie headed to the rainbow bridge after a brave and Auggie dog styled battle with cancer. As I write this I can physically feel how dearly dearly she will be missed. She was my heart and soul and my committed companion. She was a trooper to the end and I will remember her courage and […]

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