Thursday, December 24, 2009

Christmas!

 May the Magic of Christmas be with you each and every day in your heart, in your mind and in your soul.

This Christmas we have sponsored 6 animals at Best Friends Animal Society
~Our Christmas  wish is that all critters great and small have a warm place to sleep,
 food for their tummies and loads of loving!~




She really is an angel!
This soft, sweet little cat managed to survive a pretty horrible hoarding situation in Nevada. But even after all she's been through, she's known as everyone's gentle little friend.
She's tender and shy, so it's best to approach her slowly so she doesn't get spooked. She's still got a little emotional healing left to do. But she seems to get along with everyone in the world.
Angel has a couple special needs, but nothing too high-maintenance. She needs a little medicine for her allergies is all, and she has a bit of a head tilt.
Angel is good with other cats. (Dogs might be too scary for such a vulnerable little girl). But other cats are fine, and we think she'd be a doll with mature children, as well.

Won't you give this soft, sensitive little Angel a closer look? She's only three years old, and she's had such a hard life so far.
Amelia seems shy ... until you take her on a walk!
At walk time, Amelia is just a bundle of excitement. "Walk time is the best time in the world!" And it's a joy to see her so exuberant, because most of the time, Amelia seems very inside herself. After all, she spent her first year of life living in an abandoned trailer with her sister. When she was rescued, she wasn't sure whether the people were going to hurt her!
But today, once she gets past her initial shyness with you, you'll find that she's a dog who can really be "somebody's". Once you know her, she is truly affectionate and friendly.
Amelia is OK living with other dogs (Though she can be feisty with strange dogs when she's on her walks!) She's seven years old, a border collie mix, and in perfect health.
Is this the darling for you?

20 comments:

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom said...

Happy HOWLidays to ALL of woo!

Your special khristmas magikh made Mom's eyes all leaky!

Tank woo fur all woo do!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra & Her Mom

Dennis the Vizsla said...

They look so sweet ... I would give every one a home if I could. Merry Christmas.

Martha and Bailey said...

What a beautiful xmas card! We wish every dog had a home .... and every home a dog!
Merry Xmas xxx
PS sorry we havent been over - our blog roll for some reason vanished and we having to start again!

The OP Pack said...

Very sweet and beautiful kitty and pup - wish they could find a wonderful home for the holidays.

Your Christmas card is beautiful.

Wishes to you and the family for a Happy Christmas and a wonderful New Year.

Woos, Phantom and Thunder

BeadedTail said...

Your Christmas card is lovely and we're so happy you are helping out animals in need! We wish we could give them homes but we can cross our paws and send purrayers they find a loving furever home soon!

Merry Christmas to you and your family!

Ozzie the OZmonster & Zowie said...

Great Christmas shot! It turned out great. We are happy that your family is helping out animals. We're going to drop a hint to John and Kelly that they should do that next year.

Merry Christmas!

Ozzie and Zowie.

Mango said...

Happy Holidays. How good to sponsor the orphan dogs and cats. We hope they find good homes soon.

Slobbers,
Mango

Benny and Lily said...

Happy holidays and Merry Christmas
Benny & Lily

TwoSpecialWires said...

Oh, we love this post. We love your Christmas card and the message that comes with it. And we are so touched by your efforts to rehome the little angels that you've featured. Fergi, espeially, can relate to the "shy dog" characterization. (Moma's been reading Dogtown, and the chapter about Bingo really hit home.) Shy dogs and kitties can REALLY make their people feel great, when tiny little baby steps are made. Please keep us posted on these two furries.

We hope your Christmas is wonderful and joyous. We all know about the greatest Gift. It is that gift that has taught us to love and cherish.

Enjoy the night. Silent Night. Full of promise.
Love
Jake and Fergi xxoo

Tanuki Maxx said...

Merry Christmas to you and family and Happy Howlidays!!

Cheers,
Maxx

Mochi and Mommy said...

Awesome! :)

Merry Christmas!!!

Mochi

The Thundering Herd said...

What an excellent wish for Christmas and a great way to demonstrate it.

May you have a very Merry Christmas.

Niamh said...

Merry Christmas to you and all your family. Hope Amelia gets a great home.

Your friend,
NIamh

The Army of Four said...

Merry Magical Christmas!
Sorry we've been mia - Mom got busy for her trip then got sick afterwards then got busy... what a vicious cycle!
Love,
Ammy

Frodo dog said...

Happy Holidays :)

Kayla and Maebe said...

Merry Christmas!! Such a nice thing woo are doing to help the other pups in need these holidays.

WOOO woo rar rar rar,
Kayla and Maebe

L^2 said...

What I fantastic thing to do for Christmas!

Also, thank you for the pawsome holiday card! We’re having lots of fun getting to know other DWB members.

Happy holidays!

Love and lots of licks,
Stella and Leader Dog Willow

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KEY WEST COLLIES said...

We wish all those in the shelter a very special collie blessing. We hope you have a pawsome collieday.

Essex & Deacon

SEDONA said...

Kira, Scampi & family,
We wish you a happy Christmas!
Great Christmas poses by the tree :-)
Your pal,
Sedona