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September 1, 2018

Sky, ground, smells, gophers. These are what Dakota loves about Point Isabel. She is a former puppy-mill dog who was locked up in a warehouse without access to daylight, walks, and most importantly, human affection. But that is the past and this is the present. Now she is a prima sunbather and does her happy freedom belly-rub dance every day. And she loves her humans deeply.

I volunteer at a local shelter and met Dakota there. There was no reason for her to trust me, but she did. When I sat on the concrete floor of her kennel, she coyly crept into my lap and, as lightly as a butterfly, rested her paws on my chest. Of course I took her home. I am currently fostering her through the rescue group, Power of Chi.

If you are looking for an affectionate goofball and devoted companion, a rescue like Dakota is your girl. But not on the first day or even first week. Given their pasts, it will take time for a rescue dog to warm up to new people. Be patient, though, and soon they will smother you wi...

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