Jack

Jack, a large, happy, always-smiling pit bull.

JACK Jack, a large, happy, always-smiling pit bull, wasn’t showing well in his kennel in a southern New Jersey shelter. Doing flips in his kennel and barking at potential adopters didn’t enhance this handsome, young guy’s chances for adoption and he resided there for about 7 months. His future was…

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Penny

USHKA (now “PENNY”) This young dog was left in an apartment by herself when her owner had to go overseas. Ushka was fed and walked daily by a relative, but spent most of her time alone. PAWS volunteer Frank was contacted about this sad situation, and PAWS was able to…

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Layla

Summer in the city is not a great time to find yourself at the animal shelter if you are an adult pit bull mix. The shelters are full of dogs just like you, and they need to make room daily for more intakes. This was Layla’s situation… thankfully, PAWS networks…

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Darla

DIAMOND (now “DARLA”) Another victim of foreclosure, sweet Diamond found herself in need of rescue when her family felt they had no other choice than to put her out on the street. PAWS was called, and was able to take her into our care at the sanctuary. Diamond needed to…

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Mitzi and Fitz

MITZI Taken into a city shelter as a stray, Mitzi won the hearts of the staff and volunteers. A petite pit bull with soulful eyes and a real human connection, she bought herself time with her friendly and intelligent manner, and her ability to get along with other dogs. But…

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Rocco

ROCCO His former owners had no time for him and wanted to find him a new home. A rescue coordinator was in touch with the family, and in order to keep him out of the shelter system, PAWS took him into the sanctuary. A real cutie, Rocco, a hound mix,…

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Amber and Nero

Amber and Nero photo

Amber (the brindle, top), a PAWS rescue, now in her forever home with her new “brother” Nero. This is one of the most heartwarming adoptions ever, as this girl was literally a day away from death. A PAWS volunteer drove 100 miles to pick her up from a shelter in…

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Opal

Hi Roseann: Pickels (now Opal) is doing wonderful! It was amazing how fast she quickly adapted. She is such an easy going cat. She loves attention and we love giving it to her. She loves sitting by the window and watching the birds. She often takes naps on the chair…

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Donnie

Hi Kristina: Attached are some pictures of Donnie at home. Our first impression of Donnie at the shelter was that he was a shy and very quite cat..well let me tell you after he got settled in and comfortable with his new home he completely took it over lol! He…

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Pierre

This is my all time favorite picture of Radar-Pierre. This was taken shortly after his arrival in my home. I will send you a couple more photos of him to post. He is BEAUTIFUL, and lively, affectionate, and very sociable!!!!! His favorite past time is to drop one particular toy…

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