Happy Tail: Fifi

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Jimmie says Fifi has settled into their lives very well. She is always at his feet and when he leaves the house, she’s looking for him. Fifi has filled out nicely and loves to play with toy mice or any toy-like thing she can find! Jimmie says, “She is our sweet little friend, very affectionate and seeks attention constantly. We …

Happy Tail: Rip (fka Luke)

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Mandy provided a foster home for Rip but he got along so well with her dog, Dash, that she felt it would be a good fit to make it permanent and adopt Rip. She said that it was like Rip chose them – he walked into the house as a scared and nervous dog but right away felt at ease …

Happy Tail: Obi-Wan Kenobi (FKA Denton)

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Denton was one of a large litter of puppies Last Hope brought up from Texas along with their mother, Leta. Heather, Dave, Tyler, and Kurtis selected Denton because he was labeled as “failure to thrive.” Tyler, the son of Heather and Dave, was once put in that category and he’s now a six-foot-tall basketball player so they felt it was …

Happy Tail: Duke

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Duke is somewhat of a special needs dog that has protective tendencies. Luckily we found the perfect home for him with Angel, Jim, and their furbaby, Tinkerbell! Angel admitted that at first she thought the adoption process was a little overly comprehensive but she now is grateful that Last Hope took the time to not only find A HOME for …

Happy Tail: Sophie

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Ron and Beth were looking to add a puppy to their family but when they saw the picture of two-year-old Sophie, they were smitten. After a very successful visit in a dog park between their existing dog and Sophie they decided to take the plunge and add Sophie to their family of two cats, Jax and Buck, and their dog, …

Happy Tail: Emil

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Carmen and Tyson had lost their beloved cat, Siam. After months of grieving, they went to PetSmart to see the cats available for adoption from Last Hope just to see if they felt ready to open their hearts to a new furbaby. They were impressed by the setup and the interactions with the cats so they went home and filled …

Happy Tail: Piper

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Mary was searching online for a kitten when she came across Piper (FKA Lulu). She was particularly interested in adopting an orange tabby and Piper happened to be born on Mary’s birthday so it seemed like fate. The adjustment period was pretty easy because Piper is a very outgoing cat. She gets along well with the other cat and dog …

Happy Tail: Conrad and Harold

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Rikka, Buck, and Parker adopted both Conrad (Great Pyrenees/Anatolian Shepard) and Harold (black Lab) from Last Hope after seeing their biographies online. They seemed like a good match for their family so they had a home visit with the dogs, which went well with their existing dog, and Conrad and Harold became a part of their family within a couple …

Happy Tail: Vito

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Jen and her family adopted Vito and here is their story in her own words: After spending a few years away from being a foster for a local rescue, my youngest daughter wanted to get involved again. She had a flier for Pups in the Park through Last Hope so we signed up to volunteer…..only to volunteer. Then one thing …

Happy Tail: Millie

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Mike and Cheryl were looking to add a dog to their family. They already had Molly (a white Lab/Terrier mix) but wanted to adopt another dog and Cheryl saw Millie’s picture online. They chose Millie because when they met her, her personality was a joy to be around. She is a little shy at first but warms up quickly and …