‘Sweet, loving, playful puppy’ deserves her own home

Pearl, a precious sweet loving, and playful puppy, deserves a wonderful and loving home. She is at the ROAR Donofrio Animal Shelter in Ridgefield, and can be met via an appointment by calling the shelter at (203) 438-0158.

Pearl, a precious sweet loving, and playful puppy, deserves a wonderful and loving home. She is at the ROAR Donofrio Animal Shelter in Ridgefield, and can be met via an appointment by calling the shelter at (203) 438-0158.

ROAR Donofrio Animal Shelter / Contributed photo

Some precious things are underappreciated. A “diamond in the rough,” being unrefined, has latent brilliance and value that can be seen only with effort. A “pearl” too is paled by flashier gems, yet it possesses serene beauty and elegance that can shine alone.

Meet ROAR’s Pearl, a precious sweet, loving, and playful puppy who deserves a wonderful and loving home given what she has been through in her short nine months of life.

Pearl contracted a non-contagious skin condition at birth. The group that rescued her promptly treated the condition, although it will take

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The 9-year-old Sugar Land fourth grader was recognized as the Lemonade Day Houston 2020 Youth Entrepreneur of the Year in October for her business, Fresh’n Juicy. She won a free bicycle for her efforts.

Lemonade Day began in Houston in 2007 to help children launch their own lemonade stands with the idea that they donate some of their proceeds to a cause of their choice. Since then, more than 1 million children from 84 communities across the United States, Canada, Bermuda and South Africa have participated. Sabrina began her Lemonade Day journey last year.

“I originally got into it because I thought it was a place to have fun and just as a game. But

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