Topa the Model

Topa, formerly Snickers, was adopted by Wendy from the shelter in June of 2017. He was recently featured in a photoshoot for The Dressage Pony Store, a company that specializes in quality and affordable products for smaller equine athletes. What a handsome boy!

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Pinto the Petite Explorer

Pinto was adopted from the HSVC in October of 2018 at just 13-weeks-old. According to his new mom Alex, the petite pup has become quite the adventurer since becoming a part of the family!

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Hudson the Good Boy

One-year-old Hudson, formerly Nacho, was adopted from the HSVC just over a year ago. According to his new mom Monique, the shepherd mix has become a very well behaved and loving pup since she welcomed him into her family.

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Small and Mighty, Bean is a Queen!

Sweet and spunky Bean was adopted from the HSVC in February of 2020. According to her new family, the 3-year-old Chihuahua came into their lives the perfect time and has provided nonstop entertainment and cuddles throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Frankie Finds His Forever Home

Frankie was adopted into his perfect forever home four years ago. The news came as a happy surprise to Launa after her family decided they wanted to welcome a furry friend into their home. The family visited the HSVC and instantly fell in love with Frankie. It did not take long for Launa and her family to decide he was the one and bring him home. 

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Keiro and Kerry are a Perfect Match

Kerry adopted Keiro, formerly Carol, in late August of 2019. After having to say goodbye to his two beloved 16-year-old cats, Kerry was sure he wasn’t going to get another cat anytime soon. It wasn’t until his daughter, Jessica, sent him a picture of a sweet tabby kitten at the HSVC that he considered adopting again. The kitten, Carol, shared the same name as Kerry’s late wife who passed away in 2016. Kerry took it as a sign and decided to bring the sweet kitten home.

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Chai, LaVerne, and Ryder are Three Peas in a Pod!

Chai, LaVerne, and Ryder (left to right) are three peas in a pod after all being adopted from the HSVC by Linda and her family over the years.

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Success Story - Yoda the Explorer

Newlyweds Monika and Jon adopted Yoda from the HSVC in February of 2019. Formerly Lars, Yoda captured the heart of his new owners with his sweet and slightly dorky personality. He is now living the dream as an adventurer and explorer of all things outdoors with his forever family.

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Porsha Still Has Her Spunk!

Porsha is a true HSVC success story! Nicole and her family adopted 9-week-old Porsha in October of 2007. Thirteen years later, she is still as spunky as ever living life to the fullest with her forever family.

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Foster Fails - Tanner and Pepper

HSVC Kennel Manager Angela Hanline is the queen of foster fails. She first fostered 11-week-old Tanner (left) ten years ago and quickly decided she wanted to permanently make him a member of the family. Fast forward to late 2019; Angela decided to foster 5-month old Pepper (right) after she nearly passed away in her arms. It wasn’t love at first sight, but the pair eventually bonded and Angela officially adopted Pepper last month.

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