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Thanks man...

November 01, 2018 06:17AM
Its a tough roller coaster ride.. ave you seen the movie "A Dog's Purpose"..?

Without giving too much of the movie away, fostering is kind of like that movie.. Very sad when you you lose the dog, followed by immediately starting the process all over again.. Its difficult to keep riding the emotional roller coaster and, for some reason, I feel bad when we let the foster dog go - like I've abandoned him, or something.. I think it would be easier if we worked with a regular foster setup where we would vet the potential adopters, choose one, and then stay in contact with them.. with Underdog Express, we send the dogs to New York and, depending on the adopter, may or may not ever hear from them again..

We are supposed to adopt another injured Beagle from South Carolina and I look forward to adopting him and keeping him and spoiling him.. But, my wife's dream is to foster, so I'm supporting her, but its not easy.. and its not easy for her, either..

Friendship is like peeing your pants.. Everybody can see it, but only you can feel the warmth..


  We're losing our second foster dog today.. Attachments

sstrams153October 31, 2018 06:02AM

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IowaRam71October 31, 2018 06:22AM

  Yeah, i'm worried about that..

sstrams72October 31, 2018 06:25AM

  Might be a good idea....

RamsFootballFans.com70November 01, 2018 05:08AM

  Its all good, '73..

sstrams73November 01, 2018 05:13AM

  Re: Its all good, '73..

RamsFootballFans.com72November 01, 2018 05:56AM

  Thanks man...

sstrams66November 01, 2018 06:17AM

  Re: Thanks man...

RamsFootballFans.com66November 01, 2018 06:44AM

  Totally understand.. and totally agree..

sstrams69November 01, 2018 07:06AM

  Re: Totally understand.. and totally agree..

RamsFootballFans.com66November 01, 2018 08:52AM

  Baxter was just adopted in New York..

sstrams77November 06, 2018 03:47PM

  Re: Baxter was just adopted in New York..

RamsFootballFans.com73November 06, 2018 05:21PM

  I'm hoping, '73...

sstrams68November 07, 2018 02:53AM

  Re: Baxter was just adopted in New York..

fearsomefoursome76November 06, 2018 07:24PM

  Thanks man... and..

sstrams64November 07, 2018 02:52AM

  We're losing our THIRD foster dog tomorrow.. Attachments

sstrams69November 13, 2018 09:07AM

  Baxter, our second foster dog, was returned..

sstrams82November 20, 2018 06:59AM

  Thats to bad

IowaRam59November 20, 2018 03:17PM

  He's a cute dog, so hopefully..

sstrams62November 20, 2018 04:16PM

  My son very much surprised me today... Attachments

JamesJM96November 20, 2018 04:31PM

  Oh man, that's s cool...

sstrams54November 21, 2018 01:23AM