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Pet Stories & News

The People Behind the Rescue

2 Comments 22 December 2011

Working for a company that makes high quality food for dogs and cats has its privileges. We get to bring our pets to work with us, we get to talk about dogs and cats every day and all day, and we get to interact with great people that are passionate about all animals – especially […]

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Pet Adoption

Introducing a New Puppy Into Your Home

No Comments 10 October 2011

So, you want to bring a new puppy into your pack. Congratulations! You have two dogs at home already, and you know they are kinda set in their ways, so you’ll want to take some steps to ensure the best possible transition for all of the dogs — and your own sanity. The last thing […]

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Pet Adoption

Looking for a New Companion? Try Out a Senior!

No Comments 03 October 2011

Senior pets are often the last ones left at the shelter. They seem to wait forever, not understanding how or why they were dumped and watching with hopeful sadness as their younger counterparts get adopted daily. It isn’t their fault that they’re older (and wiser), and in fact, they offer some benefits that younger and […]

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Pet Adoption

The Cure for the “Empty Nester”

No Comments 30 September 2011

Despite some bizarre weather throughout the U.S., from Hurricane Irene and earthquakes along the East Coast to record-breaking extreme high temperatures in the South, it is officially back-to-school season. Parents everywhere are bidding adieu to their college-bound children, many of whom will be home “alone” for the first time in 18 years. But what to […]

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Rowdy the Heartbreaker

Pet Adoption

Rowdy the Heartbreaker

5 Comments 22 September 2011

OK folks, more often than I’d like I come across stories that plain break my heart. Rowdy’s story is a sad one, but I think we can help to change that. Rowdy is a 10-year-old Australian Shepherd in Palisade, CO, who is athletic, smart and healthy. He’s looking for a new home because his Mom […]

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Castor & Pollux News, Pet Adoption

If you’re looking for adorable, thoughtful, playful, and cuddly..

No Comments 15 September 2011

..then you’ve found it! Percy,”the cutest puppy I’ve ever met” according to his foster mom, is a 1 month old Pit Mix available for adoption through Austin Pets Alive! He plays hard and is known to carry his own blankie. When the mood strikes he sits quietly; contemplating. Who knows what such a young pup […]

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Castor & Pollux News, Pet Adoption

Meet 3 month old Duckie!

1 Comment 11 August 2011

Impossible to resist those eyes; beautiful deep, blue-gray and longing for your loving attention… He loves to play and is as loyal as can be. If you are as in love with this floppy eared puppy as I am, contact Austin Pets Alive!- austinpetsalive.org and make his day!! Almost any day of the week you […]

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Castor & Pollux News, Pet Adoption

Riley just might be your newest love..

3 Comments 04 August 2011

Riley a 2-3 year old male Terrier mix and just as cute as can be. This sweet little furball has the personatily to match and just wants to find a home to call his own. If you live near Tualatin, OR, stop by the Nyberg Woods Petsmart Saturday 11:00 to 5:00 to meet him! Oregon […]

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Find a New Friend This Weekend!

Castor & Pollux News, Pet Adoption

Find a New Friend This Weekend!

No Comments 29 July 2011

Sheila was a puppy about to be surrendered at the shelter but Forgotten Paws in Southern California got to her first! “We think she is a spaniel mix. She is soft, only about 7 months and Thursday 7/28 Oregon Events All Terrier Rescue – Petsmart 8825 SW Cascade Ave. Beaverton, OR 97008 503-644-3091 Friday 7/29 […]

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A Brand New Candy

Pet Adoption

A Brand New Candy

1 Comment 21 October 2010

As you may know, Castor & Pollux has been partnering with Oregon Dog Rescue and donating food to their organization through our PetWorks Partners program. In July, ODR took in a special foster pet, Candy, and I’d like to share her story. When Candy first came to ODR, she weighed 20 lbs. She is a […]

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