Ailing Suffolk dog rescuer now needs assistance

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SUFFOLK, Va. (WTKR) --Virginia Army veteran Harry Derby spent the better part of the last 15 years giving everything he has to rescue dogs in need.

But now he needs help. Faced with health and financial problems, Derby needs his remaining six dogs adopted as soon as possible, according to our affiliates WTKR. 

A local nonprofit,, is helping Harry with the application and review process.

Available are:

  • Myra, a 4- or 5-year old pug.
  • Ling Ling, a blind Shih Tzu.
  • Dodge, a 5-year-old yellow Lab
  • Roxy, a 10-year-old black Lab
  • Mildred, a yellow Lab and;
  • Smokey, a black Lab


  • Denise Cook

    I have been l9oking for a perfect dog. H looks so beautiful and loving.He would be the perfect one for my home. I would love him so much.I lost my dog to cancer and have been looking for the perfect dog I really hope that you will consider me.After sixteen years I miss my dog.In would love him with everything In have I live alone and henwouldnbe a great friend to me as I would to him

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