Adopted boy is on a mission to save old dogs who need a home


Will ask a kid what he or she wants for their birthday and they might say to you a puppy not this kid CBS news correspondent Steve Hartman reports on the road eight year old Robbie Jay loves an underdog bring him to the Flagler county Humane Society in palm coast Florida as we did and ask him to find a favorite he will seek out the oldest Mangia least adoptable much of the water there's no doubt well now's not I guess like do you see yourself in these dogs yes he knows what it feels like not to be loved and cared for he's the most hopeful optimistic and genuinely caring kid who has absolutely no reason to be that way Robbie's adoptive mom Maria says before he entered the foster system Robbie was a holy terror so badly abused he was twice hospitalized with brain injuries then two years ago Maria and her husband Charles adopted him yesterday what is that the media everything he has come a long way except in this one respect Maria says he could not cry despite the horrors of his past or maybe because of them the kid was a stone until earlier this month one of Robbie's old dogs Buffy had to be put down the end and insisted his mom take pictures of the process perhaps because he knew what was about to happen after Robbie finally let go he told his mom I know how it feels not to be loved or cared for and I don't want any animal of mine to feel that way nor does he want any foster kid to feel that way the final order people on on our non download baby please he is so aware that it could have gone totally differently for him and in these older dogs rabbits found a place to practice compassion some day Robbie wants to adopt older foster children himself will go up and knock on the door but you still to show his commitment and do what he can he has vowed to adopt as many old dogs us as parents will allow feel our today hits a lame snuggled tooth should suit name tamale Molly's owner had to go into assisted living but now Molly has a new home thanks to the sweet little boy who sees his reflection in the eyes of the

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