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Adopting a Smiley

Adopting a SmileyIn  September 2014,  she decided to adopt a rescued puppy.

Since then, Ana Katrina Co says he “has been putting a ‘Smiley’ in our hearts.”

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This was how Save ALL found Mama Bea with her pups Smiley, Dooby, and Happy.
How time flies,  Ana says, as the dog named Smiley is now four years old.

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Smiley and his family were finally rescued!  
The pup was named Smiley by admins of the animal welfare group Save Animals of Love and Light (Save ALL)  because he always looks like he is smiling. He is one of those rare dogs with that  “smiling face” that makes everyone loves him and smile too.

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 Smiley, the one at the background, behind the brown pup with his brother Dooby (brown) and Happy on rescue day in 2014.
Smiley is one of three pups of Bea who was rescued from a barangay pound in Montalban, Rizal a few days after she gave birth in 2014.

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The barangay said they were asked for assistance by a homeowner who saw Bea inside his house after coming home from a vacation.

The homeowner saw one of the windows broken and pieces of food scraps beside Bea and her puppies.

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Smiley always looks as if he is smiling.
It appeared Bea "broke" into the house, stayed there to give birth, then would come out to look for food, and then go back to breastfeed her puppies. What a resourceful dog and a very good mother! 

Smiley and his brothers Dooby and Happy have also been adopted. Bea is still in the Save ALL foster home and is now a senior dog.

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Smiley is blessed with the good life! Here, he sleeps with Ana's son, Alexander, who was only 4 years old then. 
Ana says Smiley  is “very friendly with other dogs, specially his housemate, Evo who is a senior shih tzu.”

Ana adds, “He is protective and always barks when there's a stranger at the gate (those who deliver goods).”

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Smiley really loves his Mommy Ana and reaches for a kiss.
Smiley is also very sweet and always asks for attention, Ana says.

She says, “Ang hilig sumiksik when you're sitting down. Gusto niya nakasiksik siya sa tabi mo. He always wants to play. He is full of energy. He can be so makulit and  playful.”

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Getting bigger and more handsome, the smiling Smiley at home.
But Smiley also follows commands and stops when told to do so.

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Smiley's first pasyal or day out at  The Fort.
He is also a very healthy dog.  “Hindi siya sakitin,” Ana says.

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Smiley with playmate and senior dog "sibling" Evo.
To show Smiley ’s story—his growth, his blessed life—here are photos of this bubbly, handsome, loving doggy.

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Smiley's doggy mom, Bea, is now a senior dog and lives in the Save ALL foster home. She needs help for her supplements as a senior dog such as CoQ 10 30 milligrams for the heart, milk thistle for the liver, and special food for senior dogs, among others. Save ALL hopes you can donate for the needs of rescued senior dogs. Please contact Save ALL admins
To help other rescued dogs and cats through adoption and donation, please message Save ALL at https://www.facebook.com/Save-Animals-of-Love-and-Light-Save-ALL-1436948669914501/ or contact admins Maricel Mondejar, Joanne Zamora or Julie Rodriguez.

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Smiley playing with his treat at their home.
You can also “rescue” an animal in need by helping an animal welfare group to continue its work. 

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Caught in the act! Smiley chewing Mommy Ana's slipper.
Namaste!

Topics: pet adoption , Ana Katrina Co , Save Animals of Love and Light , dog
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