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On February 5, 2005 we adopted a young black

Posted On: Sep 13, 2018   |   Posted By: Happy Tails

On February 5, 2005 we adopted a young black

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February 5, 2005 we adopted a young black lab from Animal Humane Society Golden Valley.
My now-husband and I were in the cities for the weekend and I talked him into stopping by the humane society because I had my heart set on a lap dog. That day we met Timber, the next day my husband woke up thinking about Timber and we knew we had to go back and get him! Timber was a young lab who was surrendered because he was an “escape artist,” the people surrendering him said they had purchased him from a breeder and he had been trained to pheasant hunt. Timber made the 3.5 hour trip home with us that frigid February day. When we got home after being gone for the weekend we quickly realized that our furnace was not working and it was about 40 degrees in our house. My now-husband and I scrambled trying to figure out what was wrong with the furnace while Timber apparently kept himself busy eating all of his paperwork we had gotten from the humane society about him! We looked at each other and weren't sure what we...

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