Xa u-Oprah wadibana noSadie

U-Oprah ephethe iinjana kwi-PAWS

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Sidubule iqweqwe likaJuni ka-2009 OKANYE e-PAWS Chicago, eyona ndawo inkulu yokhuseleko lwezilwanyana esixekweni. Apha, u-Oprah ume kunye noSadie kunye no-Swiffer 'kwiNdawo kaSophie,' isuti ayinikezela kwi-cocker spaniel yakhe ayithandayo.

Ifoto: Tony Gibson

Ekubeni i-PAWS Chicago yavulwa ngo-1997, inani lezilwanyana eziye zabulawa eChicago liye lehla ngaphezu kwama-50 ekhulwini. U-Oprah waqala ukutyelela eli ziko ngomboniso wakhe ngo-Epreli ka-2008 ngothotho lwezixhobo zokusila iinjana kunye nokungabinakhaya kwezilwanyana ezifuywayo, kwaye wagqiba kwelokuba axhase ngenkxaso-mali yokukhumbula u-Sophie.

Ifoto: Tony Gibson



Igumbi elimthubi elimthubi lineengcango zengca ezipeyintwe ezindongeni, ikhanyisa, kunye nebhena epeyintiweyo efundeka 'Ngokuhlonipha uSophie wam oyintanda.' UPaula Fasseas, umseki we-PAWS Chicago, udibana noMurphy, injana esanda kwamkelwa ngumphathi weziganeko ezikhethekileyo, uJessica Busch.

Ifoto: Ngenkxaso ye-PAWS Chicago

Ngo-2008, i-PAWS Chicago yafumana amakhaya ngaphezu kwe-3,000 yezilwanyana zasekhaya. UMlawuli wophuhliso uLisa Nowak (ekhohlo, kunye noDax) eme nogqirha wezilwanyana uKelly Kostuch.

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Ukudibana noSadie e-PAWS Chicago, ngoFebruwari 28, ngosuku ngaphambi kokuba u-Oprah amthathe.

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OKANYE 's creative director, Adam Glassman (phakathi), PAWS Chicago umlawuli olawulayo Rochelle Michalek (ekunene) kunye neenwele Andre Walker (ekhohlo) ukufumana ukwazi inkunkuma Sadie kaThixo.

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'Intliziyo yam yathetha noNkosazana Sadie, inkunkuma. Ndiyakuthanda ukwenza i-underdog iphumelele,' utshilo u-Oprah.

Ifoto: Ngenkxaso ye-PAWS Chicago

Ngo-2007, i-PAWS Chicago yavula iziko elikumgangatho ophezulu, apho izilwanyana zihlala kwii-suites endaweni yeekheji kwaye zonwabele ukukhanya kwendalo, iisilingi eziziimitha ezingama-30, kunye ne-100 yeepesenti yokungena komoya omtsha. Eli phiko ngothando laziwa njenge 'dogtown,' utsho uLisa.

Ifoto: Pamela Hanson

Emva kokuba iinjana zihlanjululwe okanye zikhutshiwe, kufuneka zinxibe ezi cones. Hayi ukukhothwa! Indawo yokuhlala, enabasebenzi abangamavolontiya angama-80 eepesenti, ibisebenza nesixeko ukuwisa umthetho wokuba abanini bezilwanyana zasekhaya bazitshize okanye bazibulale izinja neekati zabo xa zineenyanga ezi-6 ubudala.

Ifoto: Ngenkxaso ye-PAWS Chicago

Iikati ezilungiselelwe ukwamkelwa ziphumle kwenye yeesuti.

Ifoto: Oscar Mendez

Enye yeekati ezininzi eza kwamkelwa e-PAWS Chicago.

Ifoto: uJim Steinkamp

Le yigadi ephezu kophahla phezu kweziko lokwamkela. Abadala ngamanye amaxesha beza kudibana nezinja, kwaye yindawo entle ukuba izilwanyana zidlale ngaphandle. Lowo nguBarnabus ngasekhohlo, kunye nenja kaRochelle uMalomar ngasekunene.

Ifoto: Ngoncedo luka-Alexis Newman

Kancinci nje kwiveki emva kokuba u-Oprah egoduke noSadie ekhaya, yena kunye nomlingani wakhe u-Ivan bobabini behla ne-parvovirus ebulalayo. Nanku uSadie ehamba nogqirha wakhe wezilwanyana, uGqr. Alexis Newman.

Ifoto: Ngoncedo luka-Alexis Newman

U-Ivan omncinane akazange aphumelele; nanku uSadie, esibhedlele, esilwela ubomi bakhe.

Ifoto: Ngoncedo luka-Alexis Newman

Kwiintsuku ezine zokuqala, uSadie waya esiba mandundu. Kodwa walwa.

Ifoto: Ngoncedo luka-Alexis Newman

Ngomhla wesi-5, umlinganiselo weeseli ezimhlophe zegazi lakhe wawunyukile. Kwiintsuku ezimbini emva koko wayedla amaqhekezana enkukhu.

Ifoto: George Burns

Kwaye ekugqibeleni, isiqabu esimnandi-uSadie ufumana ibhilikhi ecocekileyo yempilo ngoMatshi! 'Uthando lwenjana. Akukho nto injengayo.' -Oprah

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