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Author Archives: Laura

Macy Isabella (FKA Wheels)

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Hi This is Wheels checking in. My new name is Macy Isabella. I love my new Mommy and Daddy. I went to the vet the other day, I call her Dr. Pam. She was very nice so I gave her lots of kisses. I have a drippy nose so she gave me some medicine. It […]

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Millie (fka Heartly)

Things are going wonderfully!  My husband and I are on our way to North Carolina with all three dogs in tow – we are insane, haha!! I have changed her name to Millie only because Heartly and Hattie were getting messed up in my brain and I would end up calling one of them by […]

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Karla

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Thank you for inquiring about Karla!  The two of us are just loving each other to pieces!  The last four days have been great. When I have gone out for a couple of hours, she seems so excited to see me when I return. Karla loves to just sit in my lap and be hugged. […]

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Jake

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It’s been a little over two months since Jake became a member of the family, and what a joy he is! He’s full of personality and so lovable that friends and family make dates to visit him. Not me. :) He loves walking around the lake, going for a ride in the car, and looking […]

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Scooter

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Scooter is doing fantastic at home!!

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Rolf

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Rolf is wonderful. He has been adjusting very well to life with Nick and myself, though we are going to be working with him to resist the temptation to chase the cats. In terms of house-training Rolf was essentially trained already as soon as he laid paw in our living room; aside from a couple […]

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Charity

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Thank you for checking in on Charity. As you can see from the pictures, she is doing fantastic. She is such a sweetheart and very trainable. She has adapted incredibly well to the family and we love her. If you look closely at the third picture, all three dogs are sleeping very close together on […]

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Egg Nog

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    She is doing just great and we are enjoying her so much!  She has developed a loving relationship with our other dog, and even gets along (somewhat!) with the family cat. Kennel cough medicine is almost done and she is a bundle of energy.

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Adele – A work in progress!

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The Behavior & Enrichment Team works with many of the dogs at APRA.  Adele has been one of them.  She is a wonderfully friendly and engaged dog.  However, we have found that Adele likes to bark.  Sometimes at passing dogs on walks, sometimes at cars, sometimes at nothing at all.  Barking just to bark.  The […]

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Meet the Behavior and Enrichment Staff

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Did you know that Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption has a Behavior and Enrichment Program?  Here is what you need to know about the staff. Laura Linneman Behavior Program Supervisor  Laura Linneman joined APRA in March 2010 as a part time kennel tech and vet assistant. She has a vast background in shelter behavior and […]

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