For those of you who’ve been to Wrightsville Beach and paddled in and around the waters of the ICWW have probably seem Tommy Allen out there. He’s got more water miles than almost anyone I know. There’s a REALLY cool article in the Star News about him, his wife Karen, and their five rescue dogs, Sunny, Salty, Shorty, Sissy, and Sweet Pea.

Read more: PHOTOS: Rescue dogs hit the water on their paddleboard

This is timely because today, shelters across the nation are waiving their adoption fees for their Clear the Shelters event

Here’s an article from the Star News

Tommy Allen