Success Stories

We love to hear about all the wonderful new lives of former Animal Haven adoptees. We think visitors to the website or people thinking about adopting a pet from Animal Haven would love to hear their stories as well.

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Fang

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My partner and I had been looking for a little furry friend for a long time.. and we finally found one at Animal Haven! His name is Fang, and I couldn’t say enough how filled with joy we are. When we first got to the shelter, the woman showing us around was extremely helpful and …

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Hans and Johan

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This is just a happy update on Data and Maude (formerly Hans and Johan).  I’ve had them for almost a year, and they have been wonderful in adopting me as their human.  Data (the darker one) is very vocal and sometimes likes to play the piano by running up and down the keyboard.  Maude (nicknamed …

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Parker

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Hello! Zach and I adopted Parker a few weeks ago, and she now goes by Rooney! This little girl is the sweetest, spunkiest pup. We have taken her to the Potomac river where she dove right in and had a blast running around Zach’s family’s giant yard in VA. Now back in the city, she …

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Darby

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We adopted Chia, now Darby, from Animal Haven in July 2015. Before we met Darby, we had been discussing getting a dog with some seriousness and agreed we would rescue, but hadn’t been to visit any shelters or adoption events. As I was walking down Chambers Street one afternoon in early July, I noticed a …

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Humphry

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The story of Humphrey, previously named Slugo began in October 2009 with someone abandoning him and his siblings in Newark. Fortunately, a compassionate person brought him and his siblings to Animal Haven. During one of his walks with an Animal Haven volunteer my husband spotted him. He had on a vest that said “Adopt Me”.   …

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