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Latest Blog

Godspeed JD

  It was August of 2014 that we first met JD. A rough summer thunderstorm had just blown through West Michigan. An elderly man walked in to the vet clinic with his tail wagging old Golden Retriever. He requested to have the dog euthanized. When asked why, he said that his wife wouldn’t let him

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Adoption Update: Erebus

FROM HEIDI: It wasn’t a year yet after my husband and I got married that I started talking about wanting a dog. He was skeptical because he grew up with cats. Also, he is allergic to most furry animals. I searched all the websites and went into PetCo Holland occasionally to see what shelters and

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A New Start for Toby

It all started with a post on Craigslist: The pathetic condition of this dog sparked great concern for this dogs welfare.  A New Start On Life reached out to the owner who posted this dog, but the ad was removed and the owner never responded.  The image of the dog haunted us throughout the day.

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Save the date:  Saturday, May 16th, 2015!!! Get professional electronic images of your pet (with you if you’d like).  All proceeds go to help the dogs of A New Start On Life.  Photos will be taken in Holland, MI.  Email now for your appointment.

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Midland County Dogs Looking for Foster Homes

Midland County Dogs Looking for Foster Homes On February 6th, 2014, Midland County Sheriff’s met with a family who had been housing multiple dogs outside an improper and inhumane enclosures off of Putnam Drive in Homer Township. You can read the full press release about the Midland County dogs on the county’s website by clicking here.  The family voluntarily

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