Please, stop whatever you are doing, and grab a box of tissues. I'm about to tug at your heart strings. These special animals in Northern Colorado are in need of a companion right now. (via petfinder.com)

Angie, an eight-year-old Scottie is looking for a home with kids six or older, where she can be the center of attention (as in, she'd like to be an only pet). She also suffers from a chronic eye condition, and needs a family who can afford a little extra TLC. She's currently at RMSTC Scottie Rescue, and you can find out more about her here.

RMSTC Scottie Rescue via petfinder.com

Oh, Ralph. Just look at this little guy. He needs a very, very loving home. He suffers from a spinal deformity, and though he can walk normally, as a result, he has urinary and fecal incontinence. -- But look at that face. Ralph is waiting for a loving soul at the Big Bones Canine Rescue in Windsor. Read more about Ralph on petfinder.com.

Big Bones Canine Rescue via petfinder.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OK, sign me up to take Holly home. I can't even look at her photo without wanting to scoop her up. She is part Corgi, part Dachshund, and because of early-life trauma, she suffers from brain damage and walks with a wobble. Holly is great with kids and other pets. For real though, someone go get her from Animal House before I do. Read more about Holly on petfinder.com.

Animal House via petfinder.com

Dilly is a friendly one-eyed Chihuahua at the Sunshine Canyon Dog Rescue in Boulder, and we're pretty sure Mollie is on her way over right now. Read more about Dilly on petfinder.com.

Sunshine Canyon Dog Rescue via petfinder.com

Meet Gina, a five-year-old German Shepherd in need of a home with no children or other pets, where she can chase squirrels, and play with her bunny. Read more about Gina on petfinder.com.

German Shepherd Rescue of the Rockies via petfinder.com