Tag Archives: Disabled dogs

Aanifeira sharing Easter with Sonia around the world 2015

We at Aanifeira wish all our friends around the world a very Happy Easter. Pictured below is our very elderly and blind Podenga dog Sonia now living in France getting right in the Easter spirit.  This amazing dog after so … Continue reading

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Taking the Challenge – Adopt a Disabled Dog

Most people will shy away from adopting a disabled animal due to the time and costs involved in taking on this extra challenge but it is guaranteed that what an animal may lack in physical ability, they will make up … Continue reading

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New Opportunity Finally Comes for Senior, Visually Impaired Dog

Aanifeira has several visually impaired dogs and it is not always easy for them to live in a shelter with other dogs.  We try to ensure that total harmony prevails during their lives here with us and this often means placing them … Continue reading

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Update on Buddy – Our Blind Dalmation

We, at Aanifeira, definitely wanted to let everyone to know that our dear Buddy (read his story on this link) who went to Germany back in December 2010 for adoption, has found a wonderful new owner and home. According to his owner, … Continue reading

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Rescued disabled dogs find new homes in Germany

I would like to share with you a special story of taking 8 rescued disabled dogs from Aanifeira to Germany for re-homing.  Due to the difficulty in homing disabled dogs in Portugal, the purpose of this trip was to take … Continue reading

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