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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

sstrams144October 31, 2018 06:02AM

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IowaRam63October 31, 2018 06:22AM

  Yeah, i'm worried about that..

sstrams66October 31, 2018 06:25AM

  Might be a good idea....

RamsFootballFans.com63November 01, 2018 05:08AM

  Its all good, '73..

sstrams66November 01, 2018 05:13AM

  Re: Its all good, '73..

RamsFootballFans.com64November 01, 2018 05:56AM

  Thanks man...

sstrams59November 01, 2018 06:17AM

  Re: Thanks man...

RamsFootballFans.com58November 01, 2018 06:44AM

  Totally understand.. and totally agree..

sstrams60November 01, 2018 07:06AM

  Re: Totally understand.. and totally agree..

RamsFootballFans.com59November 01, 2018 08:52AM

  Baxter was just adopted in New York..

sstrams68November 06, 2018 03:47PM

  Re: Baxter was just adopted in New York..

RamsFootballFans.com66November 06, 2018 05:21PM

  I'm hoping, '73...

sstrams60November 07, 2018 02:53AM

  Re: Baxter was just adopted in New York..

fearsomefoursome66November 06, 2018 07:24PM

  Thanks man... and..

sstrams57November 07, 2018 02:52AM

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

sstrams60November 13, 2018 09:07AM

  Baxter, our second foster dog, was returned..

sstrams74November 20, 2018 06:59AM

  Thats to bad

IowaRam52November 20, 2018 03:17PM

  He's a cute dog, so hopefully..

sstrams53November 20, 2018 04:16PM

  My son very much surprised me today... Attachments

JamesJM87November 20, 2018 04:31PM

  Oh man, that's s cool...

sstrams47November 21, 2018 01:23AM