On August 31st, 2011 we received a phone call from a local central Florida Animal Control shelter about a small puppy diagnosed with “swimmer puppy syndrome.” This “syndrome” caused the puppy to splay out like a turtle, almost in a rigor mortis state and it was suggested that we euthanize her. We decided to take a chance and rescue her. We named her Harper and the rest is history…
-To read Harper’s entire story from the eyes of her rescuer, read our blog HERE
Harper on September 1st 2011 Harper at 8 months old
Harper story touched so many people’s hearts, it made national news!
Harper made Animal Planet’s Top 10 Most Awesome Dogs of 2011- see it HERE.
Harper made MSNBC’s Top Animal Stories of 2011- read it HERE.
Petfinder.com covered Harper’s story- read it HERE.
The Huffington Post story- HERE.
Daily Mail story- HERE.
Animal Planet story- HERE.
American Dog Magazine story- HERE.
Cesar’s Way Magazine story- HERE.
People.com story- HERE.
Buzzfeed.com story- HERE.
9News in Colorado story- HERE.
KSN TV in Kansas story- HERE.
TreasureCoast.com story- HERE.
Seattle Dog Spot story- HERE.