We Weren't Planning To Adopt Another Dog
We already had three rescues! But when I saw Pepper on a beagle rescue site, and then on channel 9, I knew we had to save him. He was surrendered at the age of 15. He instantly bonded with our other 15-year-old beagle, who was blind.
Delilah and Pepper bonded
Pets Need To Be Saved From Domestic Violence, Too
Victims of domestic violence desperately need to get out of abusive homes and into safe shelters. But nearly 50% of women with pets delay leaving because they fear for their pets. Very few shelters accommodate animals, so these women face a horrifying choice: remain trapped in an abusive relationship, or leave their pets behind and in danger.
71% of women entering safe shelters report that their partner threatened, injured, or killed the family pet.You Can Save Lives »