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Megan Wright – CHAH Merrifield Where are you originally from? Stafford, Virginia What are your favorite hobbies/activities? Anything crafty. Name a few favorite books/music/movies: I love books on animal behavior and training. I enjoy all kinds of music but I especially love The Piano Guys. My all time favorite movie are the X-Men movies. Favorite sports teams

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Pet of the Week

Macy Jacoby – English Springer Spaniel How did you obtain your pet? Waggin’ Tails Junction Kennel and Doggy Day Care Receptionist, Sandy Stinson. How old is your pet? Macy will be six years old on March 26, 2015. What is your pet’s favorite pastime? Being silly, playing agility with her mom. What is your pet’s favorite

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Pet of the Week

Teddy Williams – Shetland Sheepdog (Sheltie) How did you obtain your pet? From an award winning breeder in Chapel Hill, NC. How old is your pet? He will be 2 on December 21. What is your pet’s favorite pastime? Playing with other dogs at the dog park. What is your pet’s favorite toy? Mommy’s socks! What

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Pet of the Week

Putter Harding – Shih Tzu How did you obtain your pet? I’ve been adopted by the son (Bruce) and daughter-in-law (Mary) of my original parents, Jan and George Harding of Whispering Pines, NC. How old is your pet? I’m 10 years young. What is your pet’s favorite pastime? I love to eat, sleep, get belly rubs

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Pet of the Week

  Mitsu Burroughs – Japanese Akita How did you obtain your pet? She was given to me for Mothers Day 2012. How old is your pet? She is 2 years, 10 months old. Although most days, she still acts like a puppy. What is your pet’s favorite pastime? She loves playing with her friend Capone

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Employee of the Month

Megan Jensen,  LVT – CHAH Centreville Where are you originally from? Vancouver, WA What are your favorite hobbies/activities? Horseback riding, hanging out with friends, long walks with Duke my Golden Retriever Name a few favorite books/music/movies: I enjoy watching British dramas, listening to classic and alterative rock and reading crime mystery novels. Favorite sports teams or icons:

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We Are Thankful

  Happy Thanksgiving from the Caring Hands family!  This time of year reminds us to pause and reflect on the year and all the amazing people and opportunities we have in our lives.  We are so grateful for the powerful gift of being able to provide care for our clients’ precious four-legged family members.  This

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Pet of the Week

  George Bailey and Mr. Bojangles – Havanese How did you obtain your pet? Both were bred by a woman who lives in Calvert County, Maryland. How old is your pet? Mr. Bojangles is a young 10 year old. George Bailey is not quite 8 years old. What is your pet’s favorite pastime? They both

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Pet of the Week

Rudy Nelson –Neapolitan Mastiff *Rudy is available for sponsorship through Friends of Homeless Animals, but is not for adoption.* How did you obtain your pet? He is a foster through Friends of Homeless Animals (FOHA). How old is your pet? Almost 7 years. What is your pet’s favorite pastime? Sitting in the sunshine on his

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From Puppy to Partner: A Guide Dog’s Journey

By Erika Johnson This past Saturday our family headed up to New York to watch a miracle happen.  Six months ago we dropped off our first precious guide dog puppy at Guiding Eyes for the Blind headquarters to begin his training as a seeing eye dog.  Nothing could have prepared us for his graduation day

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