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Zelia with her family

“I have always loved dogs since young, but issues like responsibility and space have always been problems. It was always at the back of my mind, but when I started seeing the different dog adoption agencies’ Facebook posts, including SOSD’s, I realized that I have never actually considered adopting as opposed to buying. The more […]

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Snowy’s adopters

In Jan 2016, her office receptionist gave Sharmista a copy of the SOSD calendar and life for her and her family hasn’t been the same, since. Seeing the beautiful images of kids with their doggie pals made her determined to give the same experience to her then 15-month-old daughter. Soon she and her husband – […]

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My name is Happy!

Hi, my name is Happy! I’m born in Singapore so they say I’m a local breed. The first two years of my life is a secret… but I can say I have “two” kids and I was caught by AVA… luckily SOSD took me in. I’m now happily adopted for a year and this is […]

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Happily Ever After

Happily ever after does not only exist in fairytales, at least not for Bebe and Poh. Bebe was raised on a fish farm and developed cataract in her eyes that resulted in her frequently falling into the sea. The caretaker was worried that Bebe would drown and called SOSD for help to rehome Bebe. Big-hearted […]

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Sweet, Quiet, Gentle Brandy

As a family, we thought long and hard about adopting another dog after our last adopted dog passed away. I have always had dogs from ‘the pound’ as I have always felt a desire to rescue those dogs that have been neglected and rejected by others, and these turn out to be some of the […]

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Gil & Janna

Adoption is not necessarily the easiest process. However, by managing your expectations, and working together with the dog with kindness and a lot of patience, the best and strongest bonds can be built. Today, we have the story of Hazel, now known as Ally who was recently adopted. [Warning: Long, touching post ahead!] “We came […]

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Angela and Buttons

“I first came across Buttons’ profile in an SOSD’s Facebook post. When I read about her age (14 years old) and her deafness, I figured not many people would be keen to take on so old a dog. And the story of her family putting her to sleep (needlessly) after so many years with her, […]

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Adopting Ratchy

When Mandy browsed the adoption drive photos for one of SOSD’s adoption drives back in 2016, she chanced upon Ratchy’s photo. Back then, Ratchy was still a puppy and was not HDB-approved yet, so Mandy was unable to adopt Ratchy. Some time later, Mandy went to another adoption drive again and found that Ratchy was […]

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