Blogs | Marcia Green

Tuesday, August 16

Well, Lucy is home with us and doing pretty well.

But first about the Saturday morning pick-up. We arrived at the truck stop in Plainfield, Conn. at 8 a.m. to find a parking lot filled with folks from all over southern New England who’d made arrangements with various Tennessee area shelters and received the same pick-up instructions as us. As the huge tractor-trailer pulled in, all hurried over, then stood at the rear door as it parked. The wait seemed long, but finally the doors...

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Friday, August 12

So my husband Alan and I are getting a dog for the first time in 25 years or so. She’s arriving by Alpha Dog Transport on Saturday morning in Plainfield, Conn. at 8:15.

First off, you may not be aware, as I was not, that dogs from Tennessee and other southern states are regular travelers to New England. I discovered it when I was urged to consider finding a dog online using Petfinders rather than a local breeder.

Lucy – OK, truth be told she was dubbed Cindy Lou by the...

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