A canine from Stafford County, VA lastly will get her furever house after getting no inquiries since November 2022, due to a viral Fb publish.
In keeping with to the Stafford County Animal Shelter, Sky is a 3 yr previous lab/pit combine and was surrendered to the shelter November of final yr. She is the shelter’s solely long run resident that hasn’t discovered a household but.
And the shelter believes that the explanation Sky is missed is as a result of she will’t be round different canine at house.
So, on February 27, Virginia’s Stafford County Animal Shelter’s posted a determined plea on Fb to seek out Sky a household.
The post says, “Sky hasn’t obtained ONE inquiry since arriving to us November final yr. Nobody has despatched an e-mail. Nobody has referred to as about her. Nobody asks to go to along with her. Now we have posted her a number of instances…nonetheless nothing.”
The publish later went viral, amassing over 15,000 reactions and 68,000 shares on Fb, after 7 Information’ Steve Rudin gave Sky a shoutout on air.
Joe Bice, captain of the Stafford County Animal Shelter, said, “The telephone has been ringing off the hook all morning, a ton of messages and so many we are able to’t even get again to them.”
After which on the morning of February 28, Donna Crowder, who was 2 hours away, drove to the shelter, and was ready to undertake Sky. “We wished to get data and see if she was nonetheless right here this morning,” mentioned Crowder.
Crowder additionally reveals, “Now we have been out there for a canine and after they mentioned she was good with children, I mentioned, ‘okay, I’ll make the drive’.”
Stafford County Animal Shelter later shared the excellent news on Facebook and defined, “She [Sky] wanted a house with out some other animals in it and a fenced in again yard for her security.”