Success Stories

Happy Landings for Frazier and Niles!

Phil and his wife have always had senior dogs and when they saw Frazier and Niles, they knew they wanted to adopt this precious bonded pair. A match was made and both boys are very ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Morris (now Murphy).

Donna and Tom had recently experienced the passing of their cat Smoky. A neighbor had referred them to Morris’ story on Satchel’s Facebook page and when his foster mom Karyn brought him over to their ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Kya!

Joan and Mel had recently experienced the passing of their two senior dogs and they knew that their family was not complete without a canine companion. Joan saw Kya on social media and was moved ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Potato (now Cali).

Al isn’t able to share his pictures of Cali, but we wanted to let all her followers know she’s doing well. Al has had Chihuahuas in the past and happened to be at the Philippi ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Brunswick.

Richard and Joanne had moved to Sarasota in 2019 and after waiting through the pandemic, they were very ready to bring a dog into their home. They saw Brunswick on Satchel’s Facebook Page and loved ... continue reading

Cooper’s View!

Cooper, adopted 6 weeks ago after spending 6 years at Satchel’s is now enjoying the view on vacation with his family in Tennessee. From a view of his kennel 4 walls to a view of ... continue reading

Who remembers our special needs girl Poppie?

We recently received an update from her mom Dottie. She and Poppie celebrated their one year anniversary on May 25 and they couldn’t be happier! These two rock stars have been traveling alot all spring ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Harley!

Brandon had shared his home with pit bulls and rottweilers throughout his life and was ready to find a buddy again. He was looking for a big strong dog when he started working as an ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Harper.

Cyndi met Harper while volunteering at Satchel’s. She also helped to transport Harper to the vet while she was undergoing medical treatment and she decided she wanted to foster Harper while she was recovering. She ... continue reading

Happy Landings for Milo!

June was at the Phillippi Creek Farmers Market on a day when Satchel’s was holding an event. She learned about the great things Satchel’s does for their rescued animals and also how they are actively ... continue reading