How we met

Rescue Stories: How Andy & Ginny Met

Happy dog adoption stories! “One shelter received our application and immediately called to say they were actually saving a dog specifically for a family!”

by DogTime
March 15th, 2016

Beth & George

Human: BethCanine: GeorgeLocation: San FranciscoTogether since: 2003Type: Boxer/Hound mixFavorite dog group: Second Chance Pet Rescue We weren’t really looking for a dog, though I had a vague idea I might want one. Then a friend told me about George, a soulful boxer mix she’d just seen on a walk with her dog. He’d just been […]

by DogTime
March 31st, 2011

How we met

Whatever the story, we want to hear it! Submit your own How we met and don’t forget to mention how long you’ve been together. Be sure to include a photo of you and your dog.

by DogTime
December 1st, 2010

Leslie & Uno

Human: LeslieCanine: UnoLocation: San Francisco, CaliforniaTogether since: 2005Type: Doberman Pinscher mixFavorite dog groups: Give a Dog a Bone, Pets Unlimited, MuttvilleI spotted his picture online, a chocolatey mass of fur with a green collar. According to the description, he’d been hit by a car–and though he’d recovered beautifully–no one had come to claim him. Maybe […]

by DogTime
March 14th, 2008

Emma & Cody

Human: EmmaCanine: CodyLocation: San FranciscoTogether since: 2005Type: Border Collie mixFavorite rescue group: Second Chance Pet RescueI am eternally grateful to the parents of my 5th grade students at Live Oak School who, through an act of incredible generosity, bid on Cody at our school auction, and gave him to me. That night, I went home […]

by DogTime
January 25th, 2008

Winn & Tupper

Human: WinnCanine: TupperLocation: San FranciscoTogether since: 2006Type: Herding dog mixFavorite rescue group: Grateful DogsWe had just received the sad news that our wonderful year-old retriever mix, Ripley, had leukemia. He was given only a month to live. We also knew that his very shy dog-buddy, Molly, around 9 months old at the time, would miss […]

by DogTime
January 25th, 2008

Tricia & Mattie

Human: TriciaCanine: Matterhorn (Mattie)Location: San FranciscoTogether since: 2006Type: Catahoula mixFavorite rescue group: SPCAWe were combing a long list of shelter websites and cruising the aisles of the SPCA on a regular basis when we found Mattie. We wanted a puppy so that our kids could help raise her, but learned that they’re hard to find […]

by DogTime
January 25th, 2008

Lisa & Lucy

Do you believe in love at first sight? If not, the story of how Lisa and her husband met up with loveable Lucy while shopping in the Castro may just change your mind.

by DogTime
January 25th, 2008
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