Adopted Boy On A Mission To Save Old Dogs Who Need A Home

8-year-old Robbie says he knows how old dogs feel, “How it feels not to be loved.” This story about an adopted boy who is dedicated to saving old dogs absolutely slayed me. ‘I know what it feels like not to be loved’ 8-year-old Robbie Gay, adopted out of foster care CBS News Steve Hartman is one of the best storytellers in the news business. This week, he outdoes himself again. It’s not even so much in what he says. It’s

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Old Dog Love

Please catch my newspaper column each week in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the Dayton Daily News and other newspapers across Ohio.  Here’s this week’s column: Many days she smells no better than an old blanket that’s been soaking in a bucket of sour milk for week. Her body sports more lumps than a bride’s first attempt at making mashed potatoes. Still, I look at her and know that I’m in love. She is my 13 ½ year old dog.  Together, we’ve reached a bittersweet

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