Sometimes, we feel like the
German Shepherd Rescue should be renamed the "Heartbreak
Big, sweet Ace watched the children in his
family grow up over ten years' time. He provided his family
with lots of fun and amusement when he was a young puppy,
protected them faithfully as he grew, and worshipped his master as
only a German Shepherd can. Ace remained loyal to his
beloved owner, even though he was never allowed to set foot in the
house or rest his weary bones on a soft rug.
An Animal Control officer contacted us to
relate this sad story: Now that Ace was ten years old, his family
decided that they didn't want him any more because he was getting
arthritis. They called Animal Control to come take him away
so that they could get a new puppy. When the officer picked
up Ace, no one from the family looked back as he was driven
No one from the family except Ace...