Charlie's story, in the words of his momma Kay...
According to James our family was the perfect size, Cinnamoon (the
Tinker (the Maltese), Buster (the bunny), Sam (the Cockatoo) and 10
chickens. Now I had other ideas. Every so often I would look at the
rescue pages and point out the ones that needed special care. Every
James would send Lori money for rescue with the message "Don't let Kay
Then one day we got an e-mail from Lori telling us she needed to talk
Well, we called. She told us she had the perfect rescue for us. James
no; I said let us talk about it. We called Lori back and told her we
It was arranged that Bonnie Bias would fly to
and bring Charlie back to us. We waited at Bonnie's neighbor's home for
Charlie to arrive. (Thank you Bonnie for bringing us Charlie..)
introduced to Tinker and Cinnamoon. No one attacked; that was a good
We started for home stopping along the way for a new leash and
Charlie quickly found his place on the couch and bed.
came from a puppy mill with some of the issues associated with that
background. He still doesn't like going outside on the grass and he
real sure when and where he is suppose to pee, so he just tries to hold
unless we are not around. He is getting better in that area with lots
praise and treats with each success. When Charlie was rescued he had
patellae problems. Many of the PCA Rescue supporters contributed to a
raising which paid for Charlie having both of his patellae's repaired.
Thank you from us and Charlie! Charlie now zooms through the house
Cinnamoon and leaps onto the couch and bed. It is a pleasure to see
I cringe when I see him take a giant leap off the bed..
have a problem with love. He is a lover. He usually wags his whole
with joy. Whoever is sitting down is his favorite at the time. He is
there in their lap. At night Charlie sleeps on a pillow by my head or
James' arms. He has become his daddy's little boy. But those boys are
still out numbered by us bitches.
Here are some pics of the rest of the furfamily...
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