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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Camembert & Havarti

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Thank you for the opportunity for me to adopt littermates Camembert, now Isobel (tabby) and Havarti, now Nora Barnacle (black). The top picture is the back yard of the house where they spent their summer – strictly indoors, but lots of bird, bug, and woodchuck watching. The bottom picture is back in the city, a …

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Mason

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It has now been six months since we brought Mason home. He has become the perfect addition to our little family, and we love him more and more each day. When we first brought him home, he was pretty shy. It took a little while for him to open up fully, but when he did, …

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Dixie

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We adopted our beloved chihuahua mix, Beau, in 2006 from Animal Haven in Queens. He passed away this August after a happy life with us for 12 plus years. We saw Dixie and fell in love with her. She’s been adapting so well to us and the house and her walks. She thinks the blowing trees are …

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Max

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Max was a staff favorite while at Animal Haven, but the longer he stayed in the shelter, the more anxious he became. He spent several weeks in a foster home, and was such a good boy – we just knew that all it would take for him to reach his full potential was a forever …

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Fable

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Well, as I write this, Fable is all tucked away under a fleece blanket, next to the heater, on her orthopedic bed. Can you hear her snoring? Good thing, because it can be a little deafening! Hahaha! No worries, of course. She’s no competition for my husband! Sigh. Fable is a big fan of car …

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