Meet Jonah, a 9-year-old border collie mix.


His Happy Family 

Carol and Vern Edwards, who adopted him from Oregon Dog Rescue in Tualatin, OR (

Pick of the Litter

Jonah was at the rescue center for less than a day when he was scooped
up by Carol and Vern, who were looking for a furry bestie to keep them active. "We have a big, fenced yard and plenty of room for a dog to run and play," Carol says.

Big Guy, Big Heart

"We joke that he must have been a therapy dog in his former life," she says. "He's always ready for snuggles and would love to be a lap dog, even though he's 50 pounds."

One of the Gang

Jonah is especially happy being outside while Carol gardens, and with kids at family gatherings. "They're always dropping food!"