Did you feel that? It was me. Tugging on your heart strings. These dogs need a loving home this Christmas, could it be yours?

OK, sorry. I can't have pets in my rental, so I'm persuading you to adopt one of these sweet dogs, and I can, too -- vicariously. Petfinder.com has listed these special needs dogs from right here in Fort Collins and Greeley as in need of a forever home.