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January 25, 2006

Meet Otis!

Otis spent the first seven months of his life waiting in a pet store for a home. He was purchased December 24th (Christmas eve) as a surprise and an unexpected Christmas present. Giving a live animal as a present is NEVER a good idea.

This is a high energy pup who is ready for play and will do well in obedience and agility. He gets along great with other animals and also loves to cuddle. He is crate and lead trained and doing very well on his house training.

Otis is neutered and up to date on his shots. He weighs 10 pounds.

Otis is located in Houston and is waiting for his forever home. Could that be you?

If you would like more information, contact Margie Simon. If you are interested in adoption please fill out our Adoption Application.

Keep in mind that we prefer to place dogs within driving distance of where they are being fostered. If someone from outside the local area is approved for adoption, they must be willing to fly in to get the dog and that can only happen if the dog is stable enough to travel in the cabin with the passenger.

February 23, 2006


Otis has been Adopted!

Otis Goes Home!

Tuesday, April 11, 2006 1:59 PM
Otis' Birthday Party!

Hi Marjorie,

thought you would like to see photos of Otis' birthday party. He really had a good time and wasn't quite sure what to make of everything. Everyone brought gifts of food, treats and other things for the animals at the shelter here and Otis presented them to the shelter. We hope to get the birthday party idea going as a means of helping the shelter with supply needs.

Otis is doing fine. He has learned to tell us when he needs to go outside and has really settled into his new home. Everyone who meets him thinks he is so adorable, which he is, and I plan to use him as our mascot for the first annual charity ball we are having the Halloween weekend to raise funds to build a new shelter.

Thank you for letting us have Otis in our lives.

Hi Marjorie,

Thought you might like to see what Otis has been up to. He was wonderful yesterday with the children and had a great time. We have two more presentations to do next week.

He is perfect for the job. I was recently appointed by the city council to their board to secure grants to build a new animal shelter here and they have all met Otis. His photo will be in the paper this week from his appearance yesterday.

Ron and I are thankful every day for having Otis in our lives. Clementine isn't so sure though but she is warming up more and more every day to him.



Tuesday, May 09, 2006
Otis serves as ambassor at the Alpine Montessori Elementary School commemorating "Be Kind to Animals Week".

Alpine Humane Society members, in conjunction with the Alpine Public Library and rescue dog "Otis", made the presentation to educate children on being a compassionate and responsible pet owner and what they can do to help fight pet overpopulation.

Montessori elementary students with AHS presenters and rescue dog "Otis"

"Otis" with one of the Montessori Elementary School students

"Otis" and owner Sharon


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