JOEL (adopted February 2013)

Joel is such a sweet boy! He’s very playful and loves to cuddle. He is spoiled rotten with belly rubs and love. We couldn’t have asked for a more perfect dog. He has been a part out family since February 2013. Thank you so much for letting us adopt this wonderful addition to our family. … Continued

LINUS (adopted September 2013)

Hello, APS of Durham! I am writing to thank you for the gift that you have given me and my family! I adopted Linus in September of 2013, and due to unforseen circumstances, I had to almost immediately move back to Wisconsin. I am staying with my family which includes my parents, my brother, my … Continued

SOFIA (formerly Joni, adopted December 23, 2013)

Hey APS! Just wanted to stop by and let you know how much we love the new addition to our family! Sofia (formerly Joni) has been such a joy to have in our lives, and she and our daughter have become best friends. She surprises us every day with her kangaroo jumping skills and her capacity … Continued

PEARL (adopted Fall 2013)

I just wanted to share how happy I am with my new cat Pearl. I adopted her in the fall of 2013. She had been adopted previously by someone who sadly brought her back to the shelter after a year. She sat at the shelter for 3 months until I saw her, she stole my … Continued

BLUE FIN (adopted Fall 2005)

Hello! I adopted a cat from you in the Fall of 2005. I see you have a Happy Endings section on your website so attached is a picture of Blue Fin on our screen porch. She is happy and healthy and living with my husband and I, and our other cat Singapore. We now live … Continued

ZOE & BUCKLEY (formerly Lilly & Costello)

Hi Durham APS! I just wanted to send a “happy ending” story about the 2 cats I adopted from the shelter.  Zoe (left, aka Lilly adopted 6/13) and Buckley (right, aka Costello adopted 10/10) have become the best of friends. They are such a source of joy in my life, and I have y’all to … Continued

RONDO (formerly Elvis, adopted October 2012)

Hi APS! My boyfriend and I adopted Rondo (formerly Elvis) a year ago, in October 2012 when he was just a little guy. Since then we have loved watching him grow up into a friendly and athletic dog who loves to play and snuggle equally.  He was a star in his puppy class and he is the perfect dog to … Continued

CLAY (adopted October, 2013)

Hi APS of Durham, Just wanted to let you know that boxer/lab mix Clay is adjusting well in our home! We decided to call him Reggie, and he’s been doing a good job responding to that. He’s such a friendly, whole-body wagging dog, and we are so happy he is a part of our family … Continued

HOBSON (adopted August 2013)

Hobson, adopted August 2013 Hello! I just wanted to write and thank you for the most wonderful gift I’ve received in a very long time.  My husband and I adopted little Hobson back at the end of August, and he has turned out to be an absolute delight and the love of our lives!  He … Continued