Except, of course, she would have everything to do with this little refugee having the best new life.
And a big part of that was having the best new family.
Sickened by what she learned about puppy mills, Nicole made good on her resolution to only rescue future pets.
The future would arrive sooner than she thought.
The couple happened to be taking some time away from the city in Rock Hill, New York. While on the trip, they decided they would rescue a dog when they got back to Queens. But then they thought, there's no time like the present.
"Why don't we see if there is anything here?" Kres asked.
So they paid a visit to the animal shelter in Rock Hill. That's where they found 3-month-old Hunter. He sat in his cage looking at them as if to say, it's about time.