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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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December 2, 2014
Calm dog eases family's transition
December 2, 2014
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November 26, 2014
Abandoned puppy rises above thanks to adopted love
November 24, 2014
Cat named "Bird" wins new parent over with big personality
November 21, 2014
Forever friend makes couple wish they had adopted sooner
November 17, 2014
Talkative cat nudges adopter out of her comfort zone
November 10, 2014
Tamara explains why she fell in love with Astro at National Adoption Weekend
November 10, 2014
Shy cat warms up to loving new family
November 7, 2014
A funny thing happened on the way home from the zoo
October 30, 2014
Couple say they knew what they had to do
October 20, 2014
Every girl needs an adopted cat to call her friend
October 17, 2014
Adopted beagle brings cheer and a bit of mischief to the house
October 13, 2014
High school sweethearts marry years later — and find puppy love
October 10, 2014
Natalie finds that humans and pets have a special bond
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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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