Settling In.......

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Services for Real Estate Pros with Referral Group Incorporated

On October 26th, four weeks ago yesterday I drove with my Margie to Stamford Connecticut to meet and adopt DD Beth. I had lost my best boy, Billy the Kid, in July. I was and still am devastated. I saw DD on line and I knew I had to try and adopt her. DD is 13 and lost her home when one of her owners died and the other had to go into assisted living where dogs were not allowed. 

DD was unsure and sad as well. She had never been with more than one dog and here there are three. We are not perfect yet, probably never will be, but she is doing great.

                          

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Comments (36)

Lottie Kendall
Compass - San Francisco, CA
Helping make your real estate dreams a reality

Four weeks already! I'm glad you are all settling in, and wise enough not to expect or demand perfection. 

Nov 24, 2019 09:11 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Lottie. I know....in some ways it is like she was always here. She is trying really hard and I love her so much. TY     Sheila

Nov 24, 2019 09:18 AM
Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Real Estate Agents - Luxury - Divorce

What a cutie patootie...she would be most welcome anywhere ...time will tell if the "new siblings" settle down/in...now they have figured out she isn't leaving !

Nov 24, 2019 09:38 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Sally. I do think the others figured out that she is here to stay. :) TY   Sheila

Nov 24, 2019 09:40 AM
Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, CRB, Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
602-380-4886

You've done a great job of making her feel at home and part of the family Sheila!

Nov 24, 2019 11:18 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

With time Sheila, I bet they will be best friends, it just takes awhile to bond I think.

Nov 24, 2019 11:24 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Anna. I am doing my best.I could never replace her people or could she replace Billy but I do think we are helping one another. And she is funny. TY   Sheila

Nov 24, 2019 11:33 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Will. I hope they do bond. I think she is more bonded with Chico than the others and I am praying his biopsy isn't bad news. TY      Sheila















Nov 24, 2019 11:34 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent

I'm glad she's doing well.  I can only imagine the loss her previous owner, who had to go into an assisted living situation, must be feeling.  I had a friend here who adopted a dog from a similar situation.  She sometimes sends pictures with little notes to the previous owner to let them know how the dog is doing.

Nov 24, 2019 01:30 PM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Myrl. I think it must be very hard all around. I know the rescue where I adopted DD was going to forward pictures to the man. I'm not sure if it would be be good or hurtful. TY      Sheila

Nov 24, 2019 01:39 PM
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Hi Sheila- I had not read about DD lately so I'm glad to see that she's doing well. 

Nov 24, 2019 06:40 PM
Debbie Holmes
John L. Scott - Boise, ID
Gets the job done!

That is very kind to adopt an older dog.  

Nov 24, 2019 06:42 PM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Kathy. She is good. I am really afraid for Chico though.      Sheila

Nov 24, 2019 07:11 PM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi Debbie. It was something I felt was important.       Sheila

Nov 24, 2019 07:12 PM
Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

OH my gosh, that FACE! DD Beth is so stinking cute, Sheila! I know that she is going through so much, losing both of her humans but, boy, she couldn't have found a better home. I am confident she'll fit in - dogs are pack animals and they will always 'care' about their pack whether we know they care or not!

Nov 24, 2019 09:42 PM
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Morning Kathy.

Those eyes tell me she's not fully adjusted yet, but I'm sure she'll fit right in.

Nov 25, 2019 02:41 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Thank you Debe. I surely hope so.     Sheila

Nov 25, 2019 03:38 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Hi James. I am Sheila but you knew that. TY Sheila

Nov 25, 2019 03:38 AM
Sharon Tara
Sharon Tara Transformations - Portsmouth, NH
New Hampshire Home Stager

Oh she is so cute, Sheila. I hope she is learning to get along with the others. I hope they become very close friends.

Dec 08, 2019 08:22 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Thanks Sharon. She is a bit of a bully but she is good.     Sheila

Dec 08, 2019 01:36 PM