Category Archives: Happy Endings

Charley’s RescueApril 16, 2011

We adopted Charley from BREW right before New Years 2001. We adore her -- she is the first one to meet every one of us at the door when we come home, wagging her tail furiously, and she is warm, furry, sweet, and loving to...
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Chelsea’s StoryApril 16, 2011

Somehow I ended up in a shelter near Bel Air Maryland where folks were kind BUT the dogs...I had to fight for my food you see I am a tiny beagle (but please do not underestimate me!) only 16 pounds! One day a nice couple...
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Emmy: The Perfect FitApril 16, 2011

My husband and I had been deliberating for almost 3 years about getting a dog. This past May we finally fenced in the yard on our brand new house and felt the time was right to begin a serious search. We researched breeds, had lots...
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Duncan Eased Our PainApril 16, 2011

After Carmel, our beloved beagle girl, had passed away in October, my wife and I both thought that neither of us could handle the pain of losing another dog like her again. I found Carmel one very hot summer afternoon, wandering the road side of...
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A Happy PennyApril 16, 2011

Our daughter wanted a dog so much and as an only child, we felt it would be good for her to have a constant and enduring friend. No one knew anything about Brenda who our daughter Kelsey renamed Penny. She was found wondering in Central...
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A Cupcake Does the TrickApril 16, 2011

Hello! My name is Ellen McManus. I am 9 years old, going on 10. I would like to introduce you to my pet beagle, Annette McManus. We got her about 4 months ago in August. She was living with 2 other beagles at the time,...
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We Love Jasper!April 16, 2011

On November 4, 2000 my husband Jason and I adopted Jasper, a six month old beagle. Jasper had been abandoned in the woods in Maryland and was lucky enough to have a family foster him for a few months until we came along. Jasper was...
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Vernon Ends Family MeetingsApril 16, 2011

About six months ago, my older daughter Vivi announced that she wanted us to have family meetings, so we sat down formally to discuss her topics. Vivi had only one agenda item--she wanted a dog. Our younger daughter Kelly immediately agreed, and the meeting quickly...
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Who Saved Whom?April 16, 2011

Bonnie and Clyde were six week-old beagle puppies when we adopted them from the Westerly dog pound in 1981. Clyde died when he was ten, and Bonnie was put to sleep in January at 18 1/2 years. She was with us longer than the children...
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A Happy Ending for HappyApril 16, 2011

After thirteen years of living in a townhouse, my husband and two sons and I moved into a single family house with a large fenced yard in October, 1999. Our son, Billy, had been wanting a dog for years, but in a townhouse with no...
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