Tag Archives: dog adoption

Guest Post: Why I Approved 1 Border Collie’s Adoption to 1 Particular Family

Sunday, October 20, 2013, marks the 9th anniversary of Lilly's adoption. Here is that story through the eyes of the adoption counselor who gave us the green light. On a sunny October day in 2004,…

5 Ways a Fearful Dog Improves Your Life

I sometimes wonder if I'd ever deliberately adopt a truly fearful dog again. Truth? I didn't know what I was getting myself into with Lilly. Still, I cannot imagine missing out on all the amazing…

Adopt-A-Less-Adoptable Pet Week: Charlie!

Our friends at PetFinder.com chose this week to promote "less adoptable" pets. So, the girls of Champion of My Heart will take this opportunity, once again, to tell you about Charlie ... a fearful border…