Adoption Tails

Kino found the caring home he needed!

October 4, 2021

When King arrived at our Marathon Campus his entire family was in tow. Collectively his family had decided that they could no longer care for the little Shih tzu when the family had a new baby and King started having seizures. Although the seizures were rare, they were frightening to witness and overwhelming for the…

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A Tribute to our Senior Saint: Jeanne

September 27, 2021

Big heart, strong heart, kind heart! That’s what it takes to adopt the old, the sick, and the unwanted. Our friend and fellow animal lover, Jeanne Selander, has this kind of heart! We’ve had the pleasure of knowing Jeanne since she started caring for animals at the Sheriffs Animal Farm in Monroe County 15 years…

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Jake found the patient home he needed!

September 21, 2021

Dogs are individuals with different personalities, behaviors, and needs. These differences are influenced by breed, genetics, age, health, learning history, and the environmental conditions in which they are living. Not all dogs thrive in all homes. Some animals are more adaptable and able to succeed in many types of homes. Others require more specific conditions…

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Chico found a Fear Free Home!

September 13, 2021

“Poor thing; he must have been abused!” is what we often think when we see a fearful dog.  Some dogs do suffer at the hands of cruel people, but there may be other factors in play that can cause a dog to be wary or afraid. While these factors are less dramatic, they are no…

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Rex found love with Lorelei

August 31, 2021

Tara, our Director of Operations at our Marathon Campus, recounts a great adoption love story: My niece came to visit me. She’s 7 years old and shares my love for animals. The highlight of her trip to the Florida Keys is always visiting the shelter. Her eyes open wide the second she walks in the door.…

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Oreo and Macho find their perfect home

August 23, 2021

Life is full of twists and turns, ups and downs, highs and lows. For Oreo and Macho, two devoted canine companions, their life was quickly turned upside down when their person fell ill leaving no one to care for the little dogs. The days wore on and their human’s health continued to deteriorate. His sister…

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Timmy hopped into the hearts of his new family!

July 26, 2021

Check out Timmy the rabbit with his new family! Timmy was adopted from our Marathon Campus and is enjoying the life we hope for each of our adoptable animals, regardless of their species. Timmy is cage free, potty box trained and hops, plays and socializes like a true member of the family. We couldn’t be…

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Spunky the Senior finds his furever home!

July 19, 2021

Spunky has been with us twice during his current 14.5 yrs on the planet. This little Chihuahua mix was first found as a stray back in the fall of 2009 and got adopted a few months later. Back then he was in the prime of his youth. His next eleven years were spent with a…

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Georgia finds a home in Colorado!

July 13, 2021

Kelly visited our shelter from Colorado, fell in love with a kitty named Georgia and gave her a wonderful new furever home! Kelly said Georgia is pure joy, loving her family and shows her affection with kisses. We are so happy for Georgia and her new 2 and 4 legged family!

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Pumpkin finds the space he needs!

July 5, 2021

Pumpkin the hamster is living the life we wish all hamsters could have! His adopter Michelle and family went the distance to make sure he has a spacious and enriched home. We can’t thank her enough for her dedication and care!

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