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'Dog publicist' uses Internet's love of cute to save lives

Tegan Hanlon
Volunteer Rachel Reese takes Star Light outside while helping take care of the dogs up for adoption at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese walks Daisy at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Loki, an Alaskan husky, looks out from an adoption kennel at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Rachel Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Jimbo while taking him outside the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Jimbo in a portable studio that she set up in the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Jimbo in a portable studio that she set up in the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese takes Star Light outside while helping take care of the dogs up for adoption at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Loki, an Alaskan husky, looks out from an adoption kennel at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Rachel Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese embraces Squirt, a female Alaskan husky, while taking her outside the building to exercise while at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Bullwinkle, a four-year-old male Akita/ Pitbull, had a studio portrait taken at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Volunteer Rachel Reese posts pictures that she takes of the dogs on Facebook and Craigslist and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Jimbo waits for his turn to go outside and exercise with the help of volunteer Rachel Reese at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Daisy, a Pitbull mix, in a portable studio that she set up in the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese walks Bullwinkle back to his kennel at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese embraces Squirt, a female Alaskan husky, while taking her outside the building to exercise while at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese helps take care of the dogs at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Bullwinkle, a four-year-old male Akita/ Pitbull, had a studio portrait taken at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Volunteer Rachel Reese posts pictures that she takes of the dogs on Facebook and Craigslist and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese walks Daisy at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Jimbo waits for his turn to go outside and exercise with the help of volunteer Rachel Reese at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Jimbo while taking him outside the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Daisy, a Pitbull mix, in a portable studio that she set up in the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Jimbo in a portable studio that she set up in the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese walks Bullwinkle back to his kennel at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese photographs Jimbo in a portable studio that she set up in the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth
Volunteer Rachel Reese helps take care of the dogs at the Matanuska Susitna Borough Animal Care Facility near Palmer on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Reese has created a Facebook page "Alaskan Shelter Dogs" and has made it her mission to help find the dogs their "forever homes."
Bill Roth