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Fostering Saves Lives

Sunday, September 16, 2018

A little something about me is I am a huge animal lover. Like, really huge. They are "my people". I tried the fostering and rescue thing in the past and it was a FAIL, as I couldn't seem to let the animals go. I now have 5 dogs and 5 cats. LOL. My kids have the same love for animals I do. It's in their blood. 4 days ago my youngest daughter brought home a baby kitten she found abandoned in a parking lot in the pouring rain. How could I possibly say no to her saving a life? Only about 5-6 weeks old and 11 oz, a tiny little furry angel sent to be in our care. So I am TRYING the foster thing again. My daughter claims she has friends who want the kitten, but it needs to gain a little weight and be vetted and spayed before I let it go. Yes, it's work. Yes, it costs money. Yes, I will get attached and get my heart broken. But I will feel good having saved this baby's life and given it a chance to live and experience all the great things to come. My house is constantly covered in a layer of fur. There's cat puke and dog oopsies. Barking and chaos. Litter boxes and a constant grocery cart of animal food and supplies. And the smell. And the fur. Did I mention the fur? This is my life. And I love it.
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  • JSTETSER
    Dog oopsies! I've never heard them called that, but I know what they are.
    You are a blessing!
    Thank you for your blog! emoticon
    2 days ago
  • MARINEMAMA
    Awwwww. So sweet You are such a blessing xoxo
    2 days ago
  • ALOFA0509
    emoticon emoticon Aww how can someone leave a helpless animal like that!! I'm soo happy you took her in, Blessings 2U & all your Fur Babies emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    2 days ago
  • LIFEFOUNDONARUN
    You are such an angel. I admire people like you who are willing to go the extra mile to help our precious fur babies. Just know you are a special soul who has the ability to make a huge difference in an animal's life. That is a HUGE thing! Love ya, girl! She is soooo cute, too xo
    2 days ago
  • 1CRAZYDOG
    Awwwww, these fur babies deserve all the love, care and attention we can give them.
    2 days ago
  • MARYJOANNA
    Blessing on you for doing such a great thing! Our fur babies are so special and very important in our lives.
    2 days ago
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