• I had been a volunteer dog walker for about a year before I

    1 month ago - By Happy Tails

    I had been a volunteer dog walker for about a year before I met
    Dwight. I already had one dog at home, Wally, who was my first dog ever, but I knew I would want to add another dog to my family at some point in my life. I had been toying with the idea of getting another dog. I was on the AHS adoption page daily. Then, one dog walking shift, I met
    Dwight. I learned that Dwight was a part of a Humane Investigation rescue, where he had come in with over 100 other dogs who were being neglected, abused, and living in awful conditions. Dwight was a textbook shy/fearful dog. When I went to get...
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  • After years of  discussion, my husband and I decided to add a

    After years of  discussion, my husband and I decided to add a

    1 month ago - By Happy Tails

    After years of discussion, my husband and I decided to add a dog to our family. It was a secret from our two youngest kids who were away from home for a week. My oldest daughter and I were on a mission to find the perfect addition to our family before the other kids got home. We started on Sunday at the Golden Valley location and walked the dog area. A Corgi/Lab mix caught my eye as my husband had a Corgi growing up, but the Corgi was very reserved and wouldn't interact with anyone. Given our busy household, I knew that wouldn't work, even though I was disappointed. We ended up going to...
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