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.”

  • George • Always in our hearts

    Rescued 4 years ago, my unsocialized senior pound puppy turned into such an amazing, gentle, happy, loving guy. I frequently marveled at his transformation and how much he learned. Along the way he came to adore small creatures… cats, lizards, birds (as well as his Golden siblings). He had learned not to touch or chase […]

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  • Gideon Brown • Always in our hearts

    January, 2008 – January 19, 2009 On January 13, 2009, Gideon, a small, very underweight one-year old, was rescued from the Lake Elsinore Animal Friends shelter by one of our volunteers, Melanie Bruski. Gideon appeared to have a bad case of kennel cough but Melanie took him to her home anyway to start him on […]

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  • Ginger Morita • Always in our hearts

    2002 – October 29, 2008 Ron and Jenni adopted Ginger (Gember) in October 2004. She was two years old. They had her for only four years, but in those four years she brought them a lot of joy and happiness. All she wanted was to please you and that she did. As you can see […]

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  • Ginger Torres • Always in our hearts

    I lost my Ginger on October 30th, 2008 to an illness that we could not determine. Ginger came into my life by chance in November of 2002. I was new to Rescue and was asked to visit a family who was relinquishing their golden retriever because she was too wild for their lifestyle. What I […]

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