Mark and Sharon Starmer of British Columbia may very well be the most devoted dog parents on Earth. Not only have they personally rescued 46 dogs, they also uprooted their lives in Alberta in order to keep them.
Many members of their pack were considered long-shot adoptions due to old age and poor health. Now they are living out their days in canine bliss thanks to this special couple.
The Starmers took in their first rescue dog in 2004 and found that they had a passion for animals the rest of the world had thrown away. Before they knew it, the number of pets in their home had skyrocketed, resulting in an ultimatum from Alberta authorities – get rid of the dogs or move. They moved.
All 46 dogs are considered indoor pets, but when it comes time for potty breaks and play times, their new home in British Columbia offers a 4-acre …