Each of these dogs are very dear to my heart. They are each unique, and each has lived a different life before they came to the rescue, and made their way into my home. I cannot claim to be their saving grace or the person who fixed them, but I can tell you that they are incredibly special, and are capable of being the most rewarding companion to their forever-home. I would choose a misfit, unloved dog over a perfect canine any day, because there are no words for the bond created between a dog and the person who rehabilitates and mentors them.
These are my stories about the rusty dogs who make their way into my life, and leave having a second chance at life: