Happily Ever After Stories

Happily Ever After: Jewel and the Keefe Family

Once upon a time, Courtney Keefe adopted a dog named Chloe from Open Door Animal Sanctuary. Keefe had Chloe for eight years before the pup was diagnosed with stage 4 bladder cancer in October 2017. About a month later, Keefe’s mother was diagnosed with stomach, liver, lung and pancreatic cancer. Chloe passed away this past… Continue reading Happily Ever After: Jewel and the Keefe Family

Happily Ever After Stories

Happily Ever After: Sammy, Iris and the Evans Family

Once upon a time, a litter of five kittens suffering from severe viral eye infections was dropped off at Open Door Animal Sanctuary. Since viral infections can’t be cured, all but one of the kittens lost at least one eye. Iris, though, lost both of her eyes ; her brother Sammy was the only one… Continue reading Happily Ever After: Sammy, Iris and the Evans Family

Happily Ever After Stories

Happily Ever After: Billy, Bob and the Krusie Family

Once upon a time, Claire Krusie went into PetSmart for a gecko and came out with a dog. About 12 years ago, Krusie left the store with Billy, a tiny 8-pound puppy that she “just couldn’t leave without.” She was able to adopt Billy through PetSmart because Open Door Animal Sanctuary sometimes hosts adoption events… Continue reading Happily Ever After: Billy, Bob and the Krusie Family