In Gaithersburg, Md., Sher Povinale owns and runs House with a Heart, a retirement home for older, unwanted dogs. With a network of volunteers and generous donors, the center has helped dozens of animals.
“We have dogs come to live with us until the end of their life,” Povinale says. “We make sure the end of their life is full of love and caring, lots of attention and all the medical care they need.”
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