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Doggy orphan finds a home in Waterford, thanks to warden's great work

It is with pleasure and delight that I applaud Robert Yuchniuk, long-serving dog warden in Waterford and East Lyme. He is a most caring and competent gentleman who goes publicly and privately above and beyond the call of duty to find good homes for all canines who he encounters and that he knows need a good home.

In my case, Bob knew that I was pursuing a dog that needed a home and made me aware of an unusual case wherein the owner-couple both passed away within a month.

I was so ecstatic when Bob apprised me of the opportunity to give this little fellow a home.

He is a fabulous dog who was doubly traumatized by the deaths of both his longtime caregivers. They had obviously loved and doted on him like an only child. I say this laughingly, because of all the possessions he arrived with!

Our dog warden did a fabulous job, as usual, in relocating Toby. All dog lovers should be applauding the outstanding job that he does in finding homes for our strays. Way to go, Bob!

Margaret Y. Ormond




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