Final summer season, a really particular pair of buddies named Colt and Charlie arrived at Wisconsin’s Fox Valley Humane Affiliation (FVHA).
One of the best buddies met at an Arkansas shelter when the employees positioned a then-6-week-old Charlie in Colt’s kennel to cheer him up as he recovered from hip surgical procedure. Regardless of their 7 month age distinction, the 2 turned inseparable.
And after I say inseparable, I imply it fairly actually – Charlie insists on being in bodily contact together with his greatest buddy always!
The pups have been fortunate sufficient to be transported collectively from Arkansas’ Heber Springs Humane Society to FVHA in Wisconsin for a greater probability at adoption.
The employees instantly fell in love with the bonded pair and determined to hunt out a household prepared to offer them each a eternally house!
Though Colt was a lot larger than Charlie, each canine have been nonetheless puppies and really energetic. Many potential adopters supplied to take Charlie, however few have been prepared to tackle each – till a rising younger household got here alongside!
The couple already had a younger toddler daughter, in order that they have been no strangers to chaos! Including Colt and Charlie into the combo appeared like a pure match.
Six weeks after welcoming the pair into their house, they despatched an replace to the pups’ buddies on the Fox Valley Humane Affiliation.
“We will absolutely say the previous 6 weeks have been an journey for all of us. There’s no query that you must be barely loopy to buy a house after which 1 week later undertake 2 puppies,” it learn partly. “Even via the double pet frustrations we all know that we now have an awesome pair of canine and couldn’t be happier that we have been capable of give these two characters their eternally house.”
Earlier this month, Colt and Charlie – now renamed Niko – celebrated the one 12 months anniversary of their “Gotcha Day” with their loving household!
Though the pair have skilled many modifications, together with a brand new child brother, different issues have stayed very a lot the identical.
Niko nonetheless insists on snuggling with (or on!) his massive brother as usually as potential – although he’s not a tiny pup!
“It’s secure to say this duo has stored us on our toes for the previous 12 months and can proceed to take action for a very long time. They’re nonetheless utterly connected on the hip and hardly depart every others’ aspect,” Colt and Niko’s mother wrote in her Gotcha Day replace.
“We welcomed our son to the circus on June eighth and below our supervision they’ve completed nice with him as nicely. General they drive us nuts most days however we’re glad we gave this loopy duo their eternally house!”
Colt and Niko owe their great new lives to the devoted rescuers at Heber Springs Humane Society and Fox Valley Humane Affiliation – and, after all, their loving household for taking an opportunity on not one, however two loopy pups!