Rusty Reed

  • Homeless veteran and canine companion find a home

    Homeless veteran and canine companion find a home

    Nearly one year ago, DogTime.com first introduced you to U.S. veteran Rusty Reed and his beloved traveling companion Timber, an Alaskan Malamute–German Shepherd mix. For more than three decades, Reed had traveled the countryside alone, living out of a backpack and never staying in one place for long. As his age started to catch up […]

  • Blogger helps reunite homeless veteran with lost dog

    Blogger helps reunite homeless veteran with lost dog

    For 30 years, 62-year-old veteran Rusty Reed lived like a loner. Aided by two donkeys, Reed traveled across the western United States, sleeping in tents and living off of the land. But when his old knees gave out and his donkeys died, the veteran knew he needed to find a new way to travel. Reed […]