Sweet Sammy Jo has such a heartbreaking story. She was adopted to a man just a couple years ago, and they developed an amazing bond. Unfortunately, his health deteriorated and he passed away recently. Sammy Jo stayed by his side the entire night and was with him when he left our world.
She was devastated and confused. The family could not keep her and asked us to take her back. She would not let anyone near her, until our volunteers went and calmly talked to her and she finally let them pick her up and take her home.
Her confusion and sadness was apparent so she was given a few days to decompress and eventually life came back into her. She is integrating into the foster home, and here is what we are learning:
Sammy Jo would be a great addition for a single person that lives alone and would like some company. Is that you? If so, be sure to submit your application today!