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Please note, in order to include all of the wonderful stories that we can, your adoption story and/or photo will appear on this page for 30 days. Thank you!

Adoption Stories Submission

If you would like your adoption story to be posted, please send us a photo and/or a small paragraph about the pet(s) you have adopted from Larimer Humane Society! Please send your photos in a "jpg" file format. Please note that text submissions and pictures may be edited for space or printed in our shelter newsletter, thank you!

You may submit your stories online.



2016-02-22-SassyOur family came to visit the Humane Society back in August of 2014. We made it clear to our son that we were just going to look, but not bring any animals home that day. Once we arrived, we met a dog named Sassy. After about 30 seconds of visiting with her, we were so in love. We met another dog after Sassy, but he just didn't compare to her.

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2016-02-19lily"My husband, Josh, brought home an American Staffordshire Terrier/ Malamute/Mastiff mix after I had a miscarriage a year ago. I loved the puppy (named Nina) with all my heart and I could see that she was lonely without a friend. 

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2016-02-17-wrigleyWrigley escaped from a dog sitter in Fort Collins. His family from Westminster was out of state, but flew back as quickly as they could and drove straight from the airport to Fort Collins. They reported him missing at Larimer Humane Society and began a search that would last ten days.

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2016-02-17-georgeGeorge is an Australian Shepherd/Border Collie mix with a happy tail to tell! When his owner passed away, George was brought to Larimer Humane Society at the age of 14. It can be hard for senior animals to find a home, but when his new family saw his age, they felt horrible that he was in the shelter at his age! They got in the car to get him that very day.

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2016-02-17-sophieSophie was a long-time resident at Larimer Humane Society. She originally arrived in 2013 because she didn’t get along well with the other animals in her home. She was adopted and brought back twice for various reasons, returning the second time in May 2015.

During her time at Larimer Humane Society, Sophie earned her place in the hearts of many shelter volunteers and staff members. She was part of the Pets Needing Patience program, where she got extra attention, and she received clicker training.

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