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Victims of divorce, 10-year-old dogs surrendered to rural facility

Chocolate and Emma need a home
Chocolate and Emma need a home

Update 4/21/14: A wonderful family in Florida has been found for this pair!


For ten years, Chocolate and Emma had a home, and a family - they enjoyed a normal life and their golden years should have been secure.

Unfortunately, the senior dogs found themselves at a rural animal control facility in Morehead, Ky., when their owners divorced.

Being a homeless dog is tough - being a homeless, senior dog is even worse...few people set out to adopt a dog who has already given the best years of their life to someone else.

Both dogs are described as friendly, loving and good with other dogs.

Please take a moment to network on behalf of Emma and Chocolate - they deserve a secure, happy future.


  • Petfinder link for Emma (Beagle) here
  • Adopt A Pet link for Emma here
  • Petfinder link for Chocolate (Basset mix) here
  • Adopt A Pet for Chocolate here
  • Rescue Organization: STAR (Saving the Animals of Rowan) is trying to save this pair - rescue contact: Angela Higginbotham

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