Many of you will remember Tuck (formerly Mr. Bojangles)! We received a (P)update with photos from his family showing that he is enjoying the ocean and living life to the fullest! Tuck is one of Cookie’s pups who were born in the shelter, and lived the first year of their lives in a kennel. What […]
Fresco finally gets what he deserves!
Those of you who have been following our Facebook posts will recall a delightful sato named Fresco, whose story has touched the life of many animal lovers, from Puerto Rico to New England. This destitute boy was rescued by Hearts and Tails when he was found in dreadful condition by our volunteer partners. Although covered […]
The “Sato Sisters”
A couple weeks ago, we were in Puerto Rico offering food, water and love to the Satos living at Los Machos beach when we noticed two puppies following a car carrying a young boy who was calling out to them. We were able to distract them from the moving vehicle and they came over seemingly […]
Willow Goes Home
Willow, now Grace Willow goes HOME! One of our greatest cheerleaders, Amy, saw this beautiful girl’s story on Facebook and drove up the same day to meet her at our PetSmart adoption event last weekend! Grace Willow will have a life full of love with her new mama, Amy, her canine brother, Petey and her five […]
Vivien Goes Home!
Vivian, now “Fancy” goes HOME! We’re delighted for this sweet girl, who will live happily ever after with her new momma, Lisa, daddy Matt, and canine brother, Spike! Vivian was rescued by one of our wonderful volunteers at Los Machos Beach in Puerto Rico back in August. Her canine momma, Valerie, was starving and suffering […]
Everyone loves “Cookie’s”
Cookie was found wandering the streets in Puerto Rico in poor condition and very pregnant. The day after she was brought in to the shelter she birthed a litter of 9 beautiful sato pups. We first met them shortly after they were born and while of course we loved the puppies (who couldn’t!?), we instantly […]
The “Tail” of Alex and Amelia
Meet Alex and Amelia. As with most, on this most recent trip to Puerto Rico, we made several trips to Los Machos Beach in Ceiba (a popular place where Satos hang out and irresponsible owners drop their unwanted pets). On our 2nd day, we spotted these two alongside the road that leads to the beach. […]
Byron goes to Virginia
When dear, distant friends of ours from Virginia inquired about whether or not we ever find German Shepherds while working in Puerto Rico, we had a feeling we knew why. We knew that our journey, was likely reminding them of their beloved shepherd Nero who passed a couple years ago. When they said they would […]
Lucy gets her fur-ever home
Lucy, one of the sweetest, most affectionate Satos we’ve had the pleasure of knowing, is now living her best life with her new family in Southern New Hampshire. Last we heard from her new mommy Janette, she’s been enjoying all the carriage trails in the country setting she now calls home, and the family is […]
Some of our Faves Arrive in NH!
We’re so excited to announce the arrival of these sweet fur-babes to New Hampshire! It’s been quite a journey for all of us, and we’re thrilled to see these beautiful babes in the “home”-stretch, one step closer to their forever families! Many of you will recognize a few of them from our previous posts. FRESCO… […]