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.”

  • Sissy • Always in our hearts

    April 16, 2007 Sissy arrived over two years ago nearer death than life. She weighed 33 pounds and had a large ulcerated mass on her back, there was no life left in her eyes. Her fur was so covered in urine and feces and she had to be shaved. She had cancer but we thought […]

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  • Baby Lou • Always in our hearts

    On October 27, 2011, SCGRR took into rescue “Baby Lou”. He was one of the worst cases of animal neglect/abuse/illness we have ever seen. Baby Lou had Fibrous Sarcoma. His was an aberrant variant that was considered on the scale to be benign even though it was malignant. It was literally eating away his face. […]

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  • Tigger • Always in our hearts

    January 23, 2010 I adopted 13 year-old Tigger on April 26, 2009 from Melanie Bruski’s kind and loving care when she brought him to the Best Friends adoption event in Westchester Park in LA County. When first with us he was timid and reticent, and unsure of his role in his new surroundings. Over a […]

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  • Valor • Always in our hearts

    September 1996 – October 28, 2008 One very warm day in September of 2001, heaven sent me a very handsome, big angel boy named Valor. I met Valor when I rescued him in Camarillo after he lost his former owner. When I saw him, I knew instantly that this was the baby-boy I had been […]

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