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. 
Adoption Stories
February 12, 2015
Special pet becomes boy’s best friend and support system
February 2, 2015
Dog wins tons of support on journey to his forever home
January 29, 2015
Dog’s next job will be visiting other cancer patients
January 21, 2015
Winner of our "Fall Into a Nicholas Sparks Love Story Contest"
January 2, 2015
Wagging tail and shaking hips reveal a dog just like any other dog
December 4, 2014
Older dog tells family it’s time to go home
December 4, 2014
Kitten nabs couple’s attention, lands a storybook home
December 4, 2014
Couple falls for cats who remind them of their former pet
December 4, 2014
Mega Pet Adoption Event rewards them with dog’s unconditional love

Trucking Cats Bask in the Glory of Life on the Road

December 3, 2014
Feline friends help seasoned trucker feel at ease behind the wheel

Firefighting Family Falls for Feline Fire Victim

December 3, 2014
Cat’s moving story sparks adoption
December 3, 2014
Proud to be first new parents at Toronto event
December 3, 2014
Groundbreaking Toronto adoption event thrills young family
December 2, 2014
Toronto pair adopts first cat … as a couple
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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...
July 12, 2016
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