Blind Dog and His Brother Need a Home

By Amy Sinatra Ayres

Photo Credit: Operation Ava -- Jermaine, who helps his blind brother Jeffrey get around, naps with him a Philadelphia …Brothers Jeffrey and Jermaine have a special relationship. The 8-month-old Labrador Retriever and Pit Bull mixed breed dogs were found on the streets of Philadelphia last month, and are still in search of a new home together.

Jeffrey is blind, and Jermaine is always by his side to help him. "Jeffrey really does try to maintain contact with Jermaine, especially when he's in an unfamiliar environment," said Ray Little of Operation Ava, a rescue group that took the pair in.

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"It's amazing how they try to maintain contact with each other." After sharing this picture of the duo snuggling while they sleep, the shelter was inundated with phone calls and emails from all over asking about adopting them. Little says it would be best for potential adopters to come to the shelter to meet the dogs, and they'll consider those with complete applications. - Read it at NBC Philadelphia

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