I was very angry when Christie was returned – if you have seen the video about her being returned, you know what I mean. And I felt 100% responsible for everything.
Rejected – constantly and repeatedly rejected, this is what Kallie was for about three years. A typical Greek hound, abandoned when sick with leishmaniasis on the streets, she was rescued by ZEIL back in 2014. Continue reading Rejected By Everyone, This Dog Finally Found Someone Who Loved Her For Who She Is
There is little to none we can do about dogs being returned. Basically, for me it’s about getting back the dog as soon as possible, because the last thing we want is to have them stay where they are not wanted. Continue reading Rescuer’s Reply To The Family Who Returned Adopted Dog
Dog adoption can go from perfect to very bad. The worst thing is not having the dog just returned, but also changed. Unfortunately some dogs come back to us unrecognizable, and since the temporary owners will never be frank about what really happened, we only have the dog’s behavior to guide us through what went wrong.
So, this is my Christie, returned after spending two months in what appeared to be her forever home. She was brought back with the excuse that she “became aggressive”, and that not much else.