Adoption Stories

Alyssa and Lincoln Animal Adoption Story for PetSmart Charities® | Pet Rescue

Raised by her adoptive family, Alyssa Ruggiero knows what it’s like to be given a second chance at living a happy life. When she considered adding another pet to her family, pet adoption was the only option. 
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April 17, 2015
Couple takes a chance, expands family with another rescue pet
April 8, 2015
Former pet purchaser is now shelter advocate and volunteer
April 6, 2015
Mom uses adoption to teach kids that older dogs need homes
March 27, 2015
Mom impressed with easy adoption process
March 20, 2015
Puppy is worth the wait for pet adoption advocate
March 16, 2015
Easygoing senior radiates youthful energy
March 12, 2015
80,000th lifesaving Rescue Waggin’ ride leads to healthy, happy home
March 4, 2015
Shepherd-corgi mix helps family continue pet-loving tradition
March 4, 2015
Playful heartworm-positive mixed breed captures family’s heart
March 3, 2015
Colorado family now includes 2 Rescue Waggin’ dogs
March 2, 2015
Puppy’s rough start reflects adopter’s own triumph over adversity
February 27, 2015
Young “goofball” restores energy, happiness to family
February 24, 2015
Adult dog is first choice for experienced adopter
February 16, 2015
Dog’s gift for play brightens everyone’s day
February 16, 2015
Family feels lucky to have found the right dog for them
February 16, 2015
Rescue Waggin’ tale shares puppy’s happily-ever-after
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July 29, 2016
We came into petsmart just to get some cat food and we fell in love with her sweet face and decided to leave with a little more than we expected. She has saved us and shown...
July 14, 2016
My family started fostering kittens in March 2015, and we have helped more than 50 animals heal and find homes. My daughter (12) is an amazing big sister to all of these...
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