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For the thousands of kids in foster care in the D.C. area, having a permanent home is a dream. But there's a new effort to make that dream come true.
Sarah's long and winding road to citizenship began 20 years ago, when she was adopted by an American journalist traveling in Kazakhstan.
If you're looking to add a little spice to your life, look no further than Chive, this week's Pet of the Week.
Saturday (11-23) is National Adoption day. There are hundreds of thousands of children waiting to be adopted in this country alone. On Saturday Conquered By Love is holding an Adoption Awareness Open House 10am-2pm
Events throughout the day including activities and discussions:
Children's activities, Meet adoptive families, Find adoption resources and lots of fun as well as special discussions:
11 am - Clearing Roadblocks to Adoption
12 pm - Healing from Traumatic Backgrounds
1pm - Adopting Older Children
At the home of the Razvi family (founders of Conquered by Love), 22101 Slidell Road, Boyds, MD
Listen to the two reports below.
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WTOP Living is partnering with the Washington Animal Rescue League to feature a Pet of the Week available for adoption.
Despite his less-than-dignified name, this 5-year-old Tuxedo cat is quite the gentleman.
This Schnauzer/terrier mix is the quintessential scruffy canine silver screen star -- or in his case, a retired star.
After Fairfax County animal control officers took 23 small dogs from a Springfield area home, some of the dogs are being put up for adoption.
The new faces showing up at area animal shelters are actually old ones. Dogs and cats whose owners have died are now finding that their final home is a cage.
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