Success Stories

Happy Landings for Abra (now Scooby) – adoption follow up.

Christine and Rich were looking for a dog who would get along with 9 year old Bella. Their Labrador had passed away and they were hoping that a younger more active dog might help Bella ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Poppie!

Happy Landings for Poppie – adoption follow up! Here’s what Dottie, Poppie’s new mom had to say. “The year 2020 was difficult for everyone and for the first time in my life I experienced loneliness. ... continue reading

Happy Landings to Sigmund – adoption follow up.

Teresa was looking for a senior cat who would get along with her two five year old cats. She saw his photo on social media and felt that even at the age of 12 years, ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Rumor!

Rumor, adopted a little over a month ago, has truly found her forever home and her adoption follow up story and photos bring tears to my eyes – so happy for this sweet girl who ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Birch. Adoption follow up.

Janis, a Satchel’s volunteer, had been thinking of adopting for awhile and although she is a fervent dog lover, she didn’t feel she had the space or the lifestyle compatible with adopting a dog. Birch, ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Governor. Adoption follow up.

Christine has adopted many rescue dogs over the years, having been inspired by her grandmother from a very young age. Many of her rescues have been dogs with medical issues and when she saw Governor’s ... continue reading

Happy Landings to Omelette – Adoption follow up.

Joyce’s 18 year old dog Molly had passed away a few years ago and she decided it was time to find a new friend for her 8 year old Yorkie Poo, Abby. Joyce had stopped ... continue reading

Happy Landings to Suki – Adoption follow up.

Lourdes wasn’t planning to add a third cat to her family but she always had her eyes and heart open just in case. This time her daughter and grandchildren, who have two black cats of ... continue reading

Happy in her home Rumor!

A few days ago, I posted our Rumor adoption, after almost 6 years at Satchel’s! Some people wonder how a dog adjusts to home life after being in a shelter all that time. Well, here’s ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Sassy and Sammy – Adoption follow up.

Jim and Krys had been looking for a bonded senior pair of dogs. They had been searching on line but were not in a hurry as they wanted to find a good fit for their ... continue reading