Tagged as: grief

November 7, 2015
This story was written by PetSmart Charities Roving Reporter Karen Miller.  Sherlock is a cool cat. Just ask him. He’ll let you know as only a feline can. “He walked into our...
September 21, 2015
When Mark Ziegler brought his new puppy home, their first stop was the backyard. The big border collie/Lab mix tentatively sniffed around before lying down in a soft patch of...
December 4, 2014
This story was written by PetSmart Charities Roving Reporter Shannon L. Bowen. As the saying goes, when one door closes, another one opens. That was the lesson for a pair of...
December 2, 2014
This story was written by PetSmart Charities Roving Reporter Shannon L. Bowen.   Second-grade schoolteacher Charlene Martin and her husband Butch have a full house. Their son...
November 20, 2014
We’re proud to announce that we’ve reached a pet adoption milestone: PetSmart Charities has found homes for more than 6 million dogs and cats! Meet Missy June, who helped us...
October 17, 2014
When Tina Wagner of St. Paul, Minnesota, talks about her newly adopted beagle Zuzu, she makes comparisons to Snoopy, the famous beagle dog from the Peanuts comic strip. “...
September 4, 2014
This story was written by PetSmart Charities Roving Reporter Bart Butler. Radonna Burns was DONE. “I’m not getting any more pets! It’s just too hard when you lose them.” That...
August 25, 2014
When Michael Unger of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, lost his dog Gabagail to cancer last year, he grieved for several months. “I couldn’t adopt another dog right away,” he said. “I...