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Sally Ann

FY17 Calendar 9Sally Ann was surrendered to Larimer Humane Society at the age of six months. Her original family wanted a guard dog, but Sally Ann was just too sociable!

Sally Ann waited patiently for her new forever family to come, and when they found her she was lying calmly in her kennel, with her paws crossed in a very ladylike manner.

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LadybugSenior animals can have a harder time finding homes, but they make excellent pets! Ladybug is an example of a senior cat who has found a new home to fill with joy.

When Ladybug was 15 years old, she was surrendered by her owners to Larimer Humane Society. Her new family was looking for a sweet, loveable cat, and Ladybug caught their eye when she stuck her paw out of the cage to reach for them as they passed by. They fell in love with her little chirps and took her home.

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FY17 Calendar 5

Toby's first owner surrendered him to Larimer Humane Society because he was moving. Lucky for Toby, there was a twelve-year-old boy looking for a pet that was funny and easy to take care of. Toby has certainly added humor to his new family's life! He loves to 'acquire' things, including socks, shoes, a banana, gloves, hats, jewelry, toys, and the television remote. 

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SookieDespite a hard start to life, Sookie radiates such love and kindness. She came to Larimer Humane Society at the age of two with a wire in her jaw, likely from gum surgery that didn't end well, that needed to be removed. The repair took three surgeries before the sutures held long enough for the tissue to heal.

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SocoSoco is a Labrador/Rottweiler mix who had a rough start to life. Her first home was with a neglectful owner training her to be a fighting dog. She was taken from that home and briefly adopted by another family, but she was skittish and avoided her new family because of her past experiences with humans, so she was taken to a shelter. Another family adopted her, but she was removed from that home due to abuse.

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