Edis Jurcys

August 1, 1996 - August 31, 1996

Lorie with nine month old Candy.

"He keeps my belongings safe and protects me from strangers at night. We are close friends and I won't leave him alone."
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Vicki has lived on the streets of San Francisco for seven years.

"My cat Tangerine is a great companion and keeps me company. She also helps me collect more money."
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Dan became blind when strangers attacked him in the middle of the night.

"Right now my dog always protects me."
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Big Foot and Angel have been on the road for fourteen years.

"For us, our doges George, Pitch and Sequoia G. are our children. We take great responsiblility for them. In return, they give us love and companionship, and the watch our bags. In the past, we were often attacked by mean people. Now our dogs keep them away. "
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Susan's been on the road more than a year.

"My dogs Alex and Jake drag me out of depression. They are very loyal and playful. I spoil them because I share all my food with them. With them I can sleep peacefully. They taught me love."
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Pioneer Square, Portland

"My dog reminds me of the child I lost when I got divorced"
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