HAPPY TAILS

At United Yorkie Rescue we are blessed with an extraordinary success rate in finding forever homes for our rescued foster dogs. To share this joy we’ve created this “Happy Tails” page. Happy Tails is devoted to the celebration of these wonderful stories with everyone who loves dogs. We hope that you enjoy these "Tails" as much as we have. Thank you!!

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Baxter (Sirius)

Happily Ever After

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Maxy and new family
Maxy

Finally found my forever home

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Sprinkles and new mom
Sprinkles

4/22/19 Sprinkles found her happy forever home today! You kiss them goodbye and you give them to a smiling heart! Sweet Sprinkles, now Lily, what a beautiful life you will have with your new mommy and daddy. Love has come your way, and you will be giving love to others. Thank you Kelsey and Josh for choosing her!

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I love my new mom and dad
Beau Dacious

4/20/19 Beau Dacious was adopted today. This sweet, adorable, and energetic puppy was adopted today. He has the home he always needed and wanted. He will have him new mom and dad home a lot of the time, he has a human brother to play with and a great fenced yard just perfect for a happy, active puppy. His new family will make sure Beau get all the exercise he needs, time to play with other active dogs, and lots and lots of love and care and kisses and more kisses every day.

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My new mom and dad really love me
Zayda

4-17-19 Lovely Zayda was adopted today. Zayda went to her forever home today. This sweet girl who is full of energy found her perfect mom and dad. There will be someone home with her almost all the time ready to play with her. She has a little fur brother and a really nice fenced yard. Zayda will be so happy being able to run and run in her new yard. She is such a high energy little girl and now she has a yard, toys, and a wonderful new mom and dad. Zayda found her best happily ever after and will be living her best ever life.

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Hooray for me. I have a forever home.
Roxie

4-14-19 Roxie got adopted today! It was a miracle. From one of the worst puppy mills in the United States to a forever home. Can anything be better? Roxie was one of the 20 dogs United Yorkie Rescue rescued from that awful, horrible puppy mill in Georgia. She came into her foster home never having known life outside of a dirty wire crate, She didn’t know a human touch or the love for and by a human. She had no idea what grass was nor life outside of the warehouse where her crate was stacked one on top of another and another.

Roxie thrived in her foster home. She learned how to eat and drink from a bowl. She began to allow her Foster Mom to pick her up. And then her tail began to wag and it never stopped, it wagged all the time. Roxie learned about going outside to do her business. She learned that being outside in the yard was a great place to run around and have fun in and just how nice it was to lay on the grass and soak up the sun. Roxie discovered toys and how much fun they are to play with. Mostly Roxie learned that people can be kind and loving and that she can trust them.

Today, at 5 years old, Roxie became somebody’s baby for the first time in her life. She has a stay at home mom and a little fur sister. Roxie will never be alone. She will be taken on long walks and have a house full of toys and love. She is so happy and so loved. Hooray, Roxie. We are so happy for you.

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Portia

4/13/19 Today Portia found her happy forever home!

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TN Dolly

4/8/19 Hooray! TN Dolly has found her perfect forever home.

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Sammy and Georgie with their adoptive family

I am so happy with my new adoptive family.
Sammy

HAPPY TAILS BIO 04/08/2019: Sammy, along with his little buddy Georgie, were adopted into the same foster home today – hooray! These boys who came from the same puppy mill had never met prior to being placed in the same foster home. Although Sammy is 5 years old, he instantly bonded to 8 month old puppy Georgie and Georgie looked up to Sammy for comfort and security.

Sammy’s life was so terribly sad in the puppy mill where he was born into and lived his entire life in a cage making beautiful little yorkie puppies. But UYR wanted to make sure that never happened. He adapted quickly in his foster home, becoming brave and confident and playful, and will now only know kind and loving words and lots of love in his new furever home.

His adoptive family loved him and Georgie before they even met them and knew that these boys were destined to be part of their family. They will have a couple of larger dogs for companions and to show them the ropes of being a member of a loving pack, as well as several kitty cats to play with as well. Although Sammy and Georgie had never seen a kitty cat, they didn’t react at all, probably thinking the cats were odd-looking and smelling doggies like them! Have a Happy Life Sweet Sammy – your foster family will never ever forget you!

04/13/2019: Here’s an update from Sammy & Georgie’s Foster Mom: “We are just having a blast with our two new additions Sammy (renamed Ollie since there was a kitty cat in the home already named Sammy) & Georgie. Both are adjusting well and much better than I expected. They love their play place and sleep comfortably in it every night, until about 4 AM which seems to be the time that they want to wake up and play. House training is going pretty well, only a couple of accidents. They get to go outside and play every two hours and they seem to love the big yard. We have only taken them on a couple of walks this week. One walk only lasted to the end of the driveway. The next walk lasted about three or four houses down. So, that’s progress. They are very affectionate and love to cuddle with us. When they are not in our laps, they are following us around the house. It’s so cute. They had their first bath yesterday. Georgie fought it but he was so happy to be clean and fresh that he ran around about 100 miles an hour in excitement. These two are absolutely precious. We are all completely in love with them! Thanks for all you did to save these babies and deliver them to our family. We are so grateful!”

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Georgie and Sammy adopted together

I am so happy to be in my adoptive home
Georgie

HAPPY TAILS BIO 04/08/2019: Georgie, along with his buddy Sammy, were adopted into the same foster home today – hooray! These boys who came from the same puppy mill had never met prior to being placed in the same foster home. Although Georgie was only a puppy @ 8 months old, he instantly bonded to Sammy who is 5 years old and followed him everywhere and did everything Sammy did.

Georgie’s life was so terribly sad in the puppy mill where he was born into and was being raised to likely live his entire life in a cage making beautiful little maltese puppies. But UYR wanted to make sure that never happened. He slowly became less fearful in his foster home, although it will take a longer while for him to completely trust people again. He is a playful and happy little puppy who will now only know kind and loving words and lots of love in his new furever home.

His adoptive family loved him and Sammy before they even met them and knew that these boys were destined to be part of their family. They will have a couple of larger dogs for companions and to show them the ropes of being a member of a loving pack, as well as several kitty cats to play with as well. Although Georgie and Sammy had never seen a kitty cat, they didn’t react at all, probably thinking the cats were odd-looking and smelling doggies like them! Have a Happy Life, Little Georgie – your foster family will never ever forget you!

04/13/2019: Here’s an update from Sammy & Georgie’s Foster Mom: “We are just having a blast with our two new additions Sammy (renamed Ollie since there was a kitty cat in the home already named Sammy) & Georgie. Both are adjusting well and much better than I expected. They love their play place and sleep comfortably in it every night, until about 4 AM which seems to be the time that they want to wake up and play. House training is going pretty well, only a couple of accidents. They get to go outside and play every two hours and they seem to love the big yard. We have only taken them on a couple of walks this week. One walk only lasted to the end of the driveway. The next walk lasted about three or four houses down. So, that’s progress. They are very affectionate and love to cuddle with us. When they are not in our laps, they are following us around the house. It’s so cute. They had their first bath yesterday. Georgie fought it but he was so happy to be clean and fresh that he ran around about 100 miles an hour in excitement. These two are absolutely precious. We are all completely in love with them! Thanks for all you did to save these babies and deliver them to our family. We are so grateful!”

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Cash and new family
Cash

4/6/19: Cash found his happy Forever Home today with two new parents who will dote on him. They flew from the Midwest to pick him up and he will have an amazing new life.

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Mia and her new mommy. She loves Mia so much.
Mia

4-6-19 Mia was adopted today. It didn’t start out so great for Mia. Little 5.5-pound Mia was pregnant with 3 puppies. Being so small she could not deliver them and after trying for 3 days to give birth she had to have a C-Section. Two puppies died and one lived a short time. When Mia came to her foster home she was in pain after having been in labor for almost 3 days before receiving her surgery. Since there were no puppies to nurse her nipples were swollen and engorged and painful. She had a surgical scar from the C- Section that hurt her too. Being in such pain Mia was snapping and nipping at anyone who tried to pick her up or bother her.

When Mia finally started healing and was feeling better she became a playful, much happier little dog. She decided she loved her foster mom and dad and wanted to be with them as much as she could. She stopped snapping and only wanted cuddling and love. Mia also decided that she does not like any of the other dogs in the house. She didn’t want to share what she thought were her toys, her doggie bed, or anything she decided was hers with any other dog. That was when Mia’s foster parents realized that Mia would be the happiest if she was the only dog in the house. Mia needed to be the only one getting all the love and attention, all the toys, and all the cuddles.

Today Mia found all that love and all that attention. She went to her forever home with her forever mommy. She has a mommy who is home all the time and there is not a single other dog or cat, bird or fish, to take the attention and love that is now all Mia’s. There were already toys and doggie beds waiting for Mia when she arrived at her new home. Her new mommy is so excited to have her own special fur baby and Mia has found the life she always wanted. They are ready to love each other for as long as their forever lasts. Happy Tails sweet little Mia, we are so happy for you.

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I love my mommy and my mommy loves me
Sissy

4-4-19 Sissy got adopted today! It was a miracle. From one of the worst puppy mills in the United States to a forever home. Can anything be better? Sissy was one of the 20 dogs United Yorkie Rescue rescued from that awful, horrible puppy mill in Georgia. She came into her foster home never having known life outside of a dirty wire crate, She didn’t know a human touch or the love for and by a human. She had no idea what grass was nor life outside of the warehouse where her crate was stacked one on top of another and another.

Sissy thrived in her foster home. She learned how to eat and drink from a bowl. She began to allow her Foster Mom to pick her up. And then her tail began to wag and it never stopped, it wagged all the time. Sissy learned about going outside to do her business. She learned that being outside in the yard was a great place to run around and have fun in and just how nice it was to lay on the grass and soak up the sun. Sissy discovered toys and how much fun they are to play with. Mostly Sissy learned that people can be kind and loving and that she can trust them.

Today, at 6 years old, Sissy became somebody’s baby for the first time in her life. She has a stay at home mom so Sissy will never be alone. She will be taken on long walks and have a house full of toys and love. She is so happy and so loved. Hooray, Sissy. We are so happy for you.

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My new family is perfect, a mom, and dad, and a fur brother.
Glory

4-3-19 Glory, one of our puppy mill pups, was adopted today. Sweet Glory our little Yorkie/Maltese mix (a Morkie) only knew life in a wire crate. The only reason she was allowed to live was to make puppies and more puppies for the puppy mill’s horrible owner to sell. She was inside a warehouse where her crate was stacked on top of others. She never saw the sun, touched the grass, or knew love. That all changed when she was rescued with lots of her brothers and sisters by United Yorkie Rescue. In her foster home she experienced love for the first time. She saw the sun, touched and ran in grass, and even got to play with toys. She learned it was a wonderful world after all. As happy as Glory was in her foster home, she was hoping to one day have a home of her own where she would be someone's forever baby. Today she became someone little girl. She has a brand new mom and dad and a fur brother to play with whenever she wants. There are even three human kids too. Glory has it all. From a wire crate for the first 4 years of her life to the best forever a pup could ever want or hope for. Happy tails, Glory. Your best life is happening now.

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I love my new mommy and daddy
Webster

4-3-19 Until a short time ago, Webster spent his days confined to a cage in a horrific puppy mill with over 700 other dogs. Still, Webster did not give up hope and that hope paid off. Today, Webster checked EVERY BOX on his PAWFECT FUREVER HOME WISH LIST! He has two loving humans to call his very own and will soon have a best Fur-Friend and sister rescued from the same puppy mill. Life just doesn’t get much better and Webster deserves to have it ALL! Happy Tails Webster! We are so happy for you.

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Gracie Lou

03/31/19. Gracie Lou found her forever home!

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I did it. I have a forever home.
Magee

3-31-19 Magee got adopted today! Wow, from one of the worst puppy mills in the United States to a forever home. Can anything be better? Magee was one of the 20 dogs United Yorkie Rescue rescued from that awful, horrible puppy mill in Georgia. She came into her foster home never having known life outside of a dirty wire crate or the touch or love of a human person. She had no idea what grass was nor life outside of the warehouse where her crate was stacked one on top of another and another.

Magee thrived in her foster home. She began to allow her Foster Mom to pick her up, which wasn’t the case when she first arrived because she had never been handled with loving hands before. She learned about going outside to do her business. She learned that being outside in the fenced yard was a great place to run around and have fun in. Magee discovered toys and how much fun they are to play with. Magee especially learned that people can be kind and loving and that she can trust them.

Magee was learning everything and quickly came to love people. She had all her vetting done and except for dry eye, which will need drops for her life, Magee had it all but her forever home.

Today, at 5 years old, Magee became somebody’s baby for the first time in her life. Her new mom works from home so Magee will never be alone. She will be taken on long walks and have a house full of toys and love. Magee is the first of our 20 puppy mill dogs to get adopted. She is so happy and she knows soon enough the others will also get their wonderful forever homes. Hooray, Magee. We are so happy for you.

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Trixie and new mom
Trixie TX

Trixie has been adopted! Her mom is a L&D nurse!!!!

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I love my new mommy and she loves me
Wrigley

3-27-19 Wonderful Wrigley was adopted today. This little 5-year-old guy found himself in the shelter waiting for his family to come find him. Sadly no one came for him until United Yorkie Rescue decided to take a chance on this sweet boy. Yes, we said take a chance because the shelter news was not all good. However, in spite of what the shelter said United Yorkie Rescue could not leave this young, adorable fellow to languish in the shelter any longer. The shelter vet detected a possible grade 5 out of 6 heart murmur. Their vet also said there may be a possibility of Mitral Valve Disease (MVD), though no tests were done to substantiate this. Wrigley did need a dental because he had a lot of tater, and live fleas were found on him. The shelter gave him flea preventative and a dewormer, but nothing else. Wrigley was so happy to be out of that shelter and into his foster home. His foster parents said he is such a good boy. He is active, playful, and full of love for everyone.

Wrigley's foster parents took him to the specialist for an echocardiogram to see how bad his heart really was, and the news was not good. He definitely had a severe heart murmur and he had mitral valve disease. There is no cure of fix for this in a dog, the only hope is that the progression of the heart disease would be slow and Wrigley will have years left. No one will know how quickly the MVD will progress for a few months when he gets his next echocardiogram. Still, even with having MVD the best thing ever happened to Wrigley. Wrigley got adopted. And not only that his new mommy has promised that whatever the next echocardiogram shows, whether he has a year or 10 years she will love him and care for him and be there for him until the very end no matter when that end is. We all hope for a long, long life for Wrigley. There is no better dog ever and if anyone deserves a long happy life it is wonderful Wrigley. We hope he gets it too. Happy tails sweet boy. You life will be nothing but love and more love for now and for however long your forever and ever is.

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Hooray for me. I am adopted and I am so happy
Tootsie

3-23-19 Tootsie was adopted today. This sweet girl and her brother were turned into the local shelter by their owner. Her brother was very sick and died that same day, and Tootsie in pain from a big bladder stone was alone in the shelter. The shelter took care of her, they gave her the surgery she needed and found a wonderful resuce to take her. She was in the care of the other resuce for a little while, but she was the only small dog among bigger ones, her foster mom was concerned for her safety. She called United Yorkie Rescue, explained the situation, and of course we would take her. We learned that Tootsie doesn’t like children and then found she has some small little tumors around all her nipples except for two. Tootsie underwent another surgery, thankfully the little masses were all benign and once Tootsie was healed she was ready for her forever home. Today Tootsie got her forever home and her new forever family. Tootsie will be the most loved and cared for girl in the world. As soon as Tootsie met her new mom she gave her lots and lots of kisses. She knew she was home at last. We are so so happy for Tootsie. Sweeter than a tootsie roll and twice as good. Happy tails little Tootsie. Your best life started today and will last your lifetime.

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