My dear friend lost her Sundance (Golden Retriever) in April. Sundance was a very special rescue who brought special love into their lives. A few weeks ago my friend, again, brought a special rescue to come live a happy life at his new forever home.
Meet Chase! He is a tri-colored Aussie who was rescued in New Mexico at a city welfare mobile unit. This sweet dog has not had a safe and secure life. He was adopted two years ago at the city shelter then returned to the same shelter as a stray in September. He was adopted and returned the next day because someone in the household developed allergies. He resided at the shelter for a month before my friend found him.
Of course, it was love at first sight! My friend stated “We know him to be at least three years old but feel he may be closer to five. He is exceptionally sweet, wags his tail constantly, has yet to bark, has incredible hearing and sniffing abilities, is friendly towards dogs and children. He seems to have been trained (totally housetrained, hooray!) yet shows no knowledge of common things such as the doorbell, toys, window-gazing. Each day, however, finds him more and more outgoing, his sweet personality shining through…he is very very curious indeed.”
He does have a huge fear of cars. My friend is hoping with love and security that it will soon pass.
Doesn’t it just break your heart? This sweet dog has had a very hard life and deserves so much more. Chase now has a forever loving home and will quickly learn that he is in a happy place. My friends are so happy to return to the joy of having a loving pet and Chase is going to experience the “good life”! Such a happy ending for Chase.
Here is Chase celebrating his first fall playing in his new yard. Look into those eyes and face. Makes my heart melt.