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Dog Training Facility in Miyagi Keeps Tails Wagging After Tsunami


Offbeat  (tags: dogs, pets, Kesennuma, tsunami, earthquake, free of charge, shelter, home, AnimalWelfare )

Naoko
- 2747 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
In the wake of the massive earthquake and tsunami that devastated the coastal town of Kesennuma in Miyagi Prefecture on March 11, Yumi Saito, the operator of a dog training facility in the city has been looking after 28 pets free of charge.



   

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Little Star (56)
Monday April 11, 2011, 11:03 am
HUGS to YUMI !!!!!
 

Irene Ling (23)
Monday April 11, 2011, 11:30 am
It's nice , pets are family , thanks for sharing and noted .
 

Lisa N (207)
Monday April 11, 2011, 1:24 pm
Thank you Yumi!
 

Barb K (1694)
Monday April 11, 2011, 1:44 pm
Awww....God Bless her heart!! Thank you Naoko for bringing us Yumi's story!!
 

Sadia B (0)
Monday April 11, 2011, 2:02 pm
It put a smile on my face :)
 

valerie K (0)
Monday April 11, 2011, 2:05 pm
Blessings to all of you..
 

Kate K (215)
Monday April 11, 2011, 3:00 pm
That is very kind of them. They really care and that means so much. I know those families feel so much better knowing their dogs are being cared for.. I know I would.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Monday April 11, 2011, 3:06 pm
Good news
 

. (0)
Monday April 11, 2011, 3:49 pm
What a wonderful story.
 

Laverne Wallace (59)
Monday April 11, 2011, 4:41 pm
That is so sweet.
 

Romila Lal (9)
Monday April 11, 2011, 7:20 pm
God bless them for this help at least one family is come out to look after other homeless dog. It is good news.
 

Marilyn K (50)
Monday April 11, 2011, 7:21 pm
It is a gift from a caring person to reach out to and for defenseless animals left to fend for themselves at a time of destruction, devestation and misery. The animals know what is happening and are showing how grateful they are in the only way they know how by giving their unconditional devotion.
 

janet f (29)
Monday April 11, 2011, 7:39 pm
I am relieved that there are some people there who are able to help out animals and their people.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 11, 2011, 7:56 pm
Karmic blessings for many lifetimes!
 

Maire H (13)
Monday April 11, 2011, 11:10 pm
God bless you Yumi for your unselfish and loving work in helping these dogs!
 

Claudia O (73)
Tuesday April 12, 2011, 6:46 am
What great people. They see a need and do the work. Wonderful!
 

Angela Gottschalk (0)
Tuesday April 12, 2011, 8:28 am
Lovely people, God bless them !!
 

DORIS L (61)
Tuesday April 12, 2011, 9:18 am
Thank you Yumi for being so good to these deserving animals.
 

Kimberly Bennett (8)
Tuesday April 12, 2011, 6:58 pm
awesome
 

Krasimira B (175)
Wednesday April 13, 2011, 1:53 pm
Thank you for the good news Naoko.
 

Alcataz L (0)
Thursday April 14, 2011, 4:18 pm
what a great story, thanx to that wonderful family looking after those dogs! Is nice to know that you guys find it in your hearts to help this dogs ,following the erthquake and tsunami! a very traggic events that scar a human being anfd animals.godbless you guys and your animals!!!!!!
 
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