Katelyn Hoglund and her husband Jeffrey are both former heroin addicts who beat their habits with the help of their dogs before meeting by chance and falling in love.
The pair got married this year and now live happily with their three pit bulls and Great Dane, Jack.
But before meeting two years ago, they lived a thousand miles apart, dealing with severe substance abuse issues.
Both had been arrested and ended up getting dogs after being released – which they say gave them something to live for.
Alas, Katelyn’s first pup, Zero, died when she was in rehab but she later got two more.
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