Happy Tail: Jack

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Corey, Donna, and Jeff had lost their beloved dog, Paloma, and were looking online for a rescue from which they could adopt. Corey came upon Last Hope’s Facebook page and checked out our website. He was looking for a dog that maybe wasn’t perfect but would be a perfect fit for them. He saw Jack and began the adoption process …

Happy Tail: Lexi

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Kristin, a teacher in Alburnett, became aware of Lexi (formerly Aspen) after Lexi came for a visit to the school. She looked into Lexi and soon she and her family (Adam, Claire, and Cade) met Lexi and they loved the way she interacted with all of them. Soon after that, Lexi was formally adopted by the family. The first week …

Happy Tail: Maggie Rhee

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Josh, Jaymie, Mia, Tatiana, Will, and Jicel fostered two dogs through Last Hope before they decided it was time for a permanent addition to their family. They reached out to our dog coordinator who recommended a dog that was a perfect fit! She came to the family with the name Leia, but her new name is Maggie Rhee. Maggie Rhee …

Happy Tail: Beethoven

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After talking to friends who had adopted from Last Hope and a trusted person who could advise them on how to add a cat to their household where there was already a cat, Amber and Mike saw Beethoven (formerly Tex) on the website and decided to give him a try with their cat, Clementine. The adjustment period was smooth (smoother …

Happy Tail: Hercules (formerly Sox)

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Last year, Jeremy and Melissa suffered the loss of their beloved Zeus. He was missed dearly. Jeremy has been following Last Hope on social media for years. Suddenly posts about Sox kept showing up in his feed, over and over. He took that as a sign and completed an adoption application. The foster mom reached out to them and a …

Happy Tail: Lola, Sophie, and Little

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Douglas and Kennon had adopted from Last Hope in the past and also help the animals by donating funds and food. Then they met the chihuahuas Lola, Sophie, and Little and decided to adopt them as well. They adopted all three because they didn’t want to split them up. They also love older dogs and knew it is difficult to …

Happy Tail: Momo (formerly Captain Morgan)

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Samantha was looking for a kitten but when she saw Momo (FKA Captain Morgan) he melted her heart and she knew he was the one. When he came to his new home, it took him just a few days to take over the house! He was an instant couch potato. His life now is full of his favorite things: Naps, …

Happy Tail: Winston

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Kelsey was in PetSmart one day getting supplies for her cat and dog and saw there were adoptable cats from Last Hope in the store. She saw Winston (formerly Binx) and immediately fell in love. She and her fiance, Kevin, had talked about adopting a black cat because they had heard they stay longer in rescues than other cats due …

Happy Tail: Bear

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Pamela and Mark were fostering Bear when they decided they couldn’t let him go and adopted him. They had started fostering after Pamela learned about Last Hope through a colleague. Although Bear is doing amazing now, at first it was a lot of baths and medications to get him healthy. Bear is very smart and loves car rides and walks. …

Happy Tail: Nimbus and Cirrus

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Lynn and her children were looking at the Last Hope website for adoptable cats and came upon Nimbus and Cirrus (formerly Prima and Diva) and they were immediately smitten. Being all-white cats, they reminded Lynn of the cats she grew up with. It was a wonderful memory so she completed that adoption application right away. The adjustment period can be …