A Best Friends Day Letter to Cats and Kittens, From a Shelter Worker
Saturday, February 21, an NBC Show called “Best in Shelter with Jill Rappaport” will celebrate the adoption of four extremely loveable senior dogs from Helen Woodward Animal Center. Each of the gorgeous foursome were named after a Golden Girls character and meet Betty White!
Wiggles is a spirited Chihuahua, whose reconstructed spine and knees verge on supernatural. Once considered a potential invalid, Wiggles the “RoboDog” is flying high with her bionic bits and is ready to find her “super human” forever family!
Found nursing a tiny kitten in Barstow, California, a Longhaired Chihuahua remains loyal to the feline son she adopted.
A cat with a life-threatening heart condition has tugged at our heartstrings. Although his diagnosis threatens a life expectancy with a maximum of only four years, this truly loving kitty is wooing every staff member he comes in contact with in hopes of finding his forever home.
After Dream lost one of her two puppies, this courageous mother poodle took in another needy puppy as her own.
Over 100,000 people saw George Bailey’s Christmas Eve abandonment story over the holidays. It’s time for this fantastic feline to embark on a journey to a new, wonderful life.
In the early morning hours, on Christmas Eve, Helen Woodward Animal Center staff stumbled upon a tiny, furry, Christmas Eve guest. A cat had been abandoned on the Center’s doorstep.
For the first three months of Faith’s life, pain was her constant companion. Her eyes, which should have opened ten to fourteen days after her birth, were in a constant state of half-opened, blurry agony. Faith had been born without her upper eyelids fully formed and needed surgery to live a healthy, happy life.
Shortly after Rio’s rescue from Superstorm Sandy, it was discovered Rio was terminally ill. She is now looking for an angelic foster family to provide a loving home for her.