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Indy

Indy

Indy's foster mom adopted him after his surgery and fell in love with him quickly, so his foster mom chose to adopt him for good! He is now best friends with their resident Bernese Mountain dog and has made himself at home! Indy has been through a lot since he entered...

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Dodger

Dodger

  Hooray, Dodger was finally adopted after months in foster care. He was adopted by his foster mom's brother in Wisconsin! Dodger's new dad said that "Dodger is a precious soul and my sister sends me entirely too many snapchats of him!" Congrats to Dodger and his...

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Zena

Zena

Happy Tails! Yet another pup whose foster mom became her real mom - meet Zena!

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Nemo

Nemo

Nemo crossed over the Rainbow Bridge in July 2021 after spending many happy years with Marjon Pekelharing and Govert Koetsier and their large pet family in Berthoud, Colorado.  He originally came into ARR from a shelter where he was cowering in his kennel, scared of...

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Stella

Stella

Stella crossed over the Rainbow Bridge on July 8.  She spent her senior years with Sheila Rimko and Eddy Schumacher and was much loved by them.  Stella was a special girl who came to ARR from a shelter with a terrible neck wound that required surgery.  She suffered...

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Abra

Abra

Abra recently found her new home! She enjoys sitting on her mom's patio and people/ bird watching. Happy Tails!

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Seth

Seth

Seth, a Jack Russel Terrier, also went to his new home recently! Congrats to Seth and Beth for finding their perfect match!

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Blitzen

Blitzen

Blitzen (AKA Reuben) is not going to be leaving his foster home, because his foster parents just adopted him! This guy had 2 hip surgeries, but he is recovering wonderfully and he loves playing with other dogs. Congrats, Blitzen!

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Thor

Thor

Congrats to Thor, a coonhound mix, and his new family - he got adopted at the end of June, and we couldn't be happier for this handsome guy!

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Whiskey

Whiskey

There have been so many great pups at ARR lately that we have yet another foster fail - yay! Whiskey's foster parents adopted her recently,

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How to tell what your dog is thinking

How to tell what your dog is thinking

We all wish our dogs could tell us what they’re thinking. But if you watch closely and know what to look for, you can tell how your dog is feeling; no words necessary! Tail Wagging A wagging tail does not always mean a dog is happy. You also have to consider the speed...

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