Year of the Dog – Adopt in 2018

Lunar New Year begins February 16, and 2018 is the Year of the Dog! In Chinese astrology, the dog is regarded as an auspicious animal. If a dog visits a house, it is said that fortune will follow. Dogs symbolize sincerity, independence, and loyalty; they are not afraid of difficulties in daily life. We think that perfectly […]

Year of the Dog – Meet Poppy

UPDATE: Poppy was adopted in April 2018!!! Congratulations Poppy! Click here to read about the other Year of the Dog pups looking for homes in 2018 – let’s get them all adopted! 2018 is the Year of the Dog, and it’s the perfect year to finally be adopted! We’re taking time to highlight a few […]

Year of the Dog – Meet Pippa

2018 is the Year of the Dog, and it’s the perfect year to finally be adopted! We’re taking time to highlight a few of our pals that we want to find homes in the Year of the Dog. Meet Pippa Age: 2 years old Pippa has been with Special Pals since February, 2017. We found […]

Demi’s Story – From Abandoned to Adopted

As part of Amazon’s #SeasonOfSmiles holiday campaign, Special Pals wanted to share the full story of Demi, an American Staffordshire Terrier. She came to Special Pals in mid-April 2017 and was scarred, scared, and hopeless. Weeks of patience and love from our staff paid off to give Demi a happy ending. When you support Special Pals […]