Joyce Briggs

 

Foster Hero Story: Meet Joyce & Noodles

A tiny kitten shares gigantic lessons in resilience and finding joy in life. And finds a forever home in the process. Here’s Joyce’s foster pet hero story. (Note: a few of the photos below may…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Julie & Flossy

It’s not just cats and dogs that need foster homes while they look for their forever home. Fostering is a great way to learn what its like to parent a rabbit or the smaller “pocket…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Nicole & the Septuplets

Fostering seven at once? All the more to love! This couple fostered an entire kitten kindergarten class! See their fun video in the story. Nicole, what motivated you to foster? Fostering is such a great…

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Foster Hero Story: Meet Charles & Lucy

Sometimes fostering turns into true love. Even when you least expect it. That’s what happened when Charles got to know Lucy. This was your first time fostering. How did it come about? I had worked…

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Fostering Mrs. Whats-it

As a volunteer with Portland, Oregon animal shelters, I’ve thought a lot about what could make our community a safe one for pets, before they ever reach the shelter door. I envision living in a…

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