housetrained

Adopt a senior - Swayze

Adopt a senior - Swayze
Swayze has a "complex personality" -- He gets very attached to "his" people, LOVES playing with kids and is fun to watch as he entertains himself with his jolly ball and tries to get the attention of visitors with his squeaky toys. He's also good with other dogs. Meanwhile, when bonded with core people, he can become protective of his family and their space and can act suspicious and guarded where strangers are concerned. He would only be a candidate for adoption to the right person: someone who is very dog-savvy and would offer consistent and appropriate training and guidance around Swayze's guarding behaviors.  The ideal setting would be a low-bustle, predictable living situation, with few comings and goings of non-core people.  Swayze is around 8 years old. UPDATE: Swayze was recently diagnosed with Pemphigus Erythematosus.
Age: 
Senior
Size: 
Large
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Adopt A Senior - Sammy

Adopt A Senior - Sammy
Sammy is now 9 years old and is a good, but very shy, one-person dog. She would be excellent for a single-person household. A patient individual with a lot of doggy-know-how would be the ideal match. Sammy needs a secure, fenced yard. She tends to be dominant with other dogs, but can get along with them. Sammy came to our shelter from a rescue in Dulce.
Age: 
Senior
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

ADOPT A SENIOR - Indy

ADOPT A SENIOR - Indy
Indy is an attractive Shepherd/ Border Collie mix. He is approx. 10 yrs old and around 55 lbs. He is the brother to Coby. Indy loves to play with other dogs, but seems to prefer the lady-dogs. He is shy and skittish and will need a home with consistency, love and plenty of one-on-one handling. Placed with a person who has dog-savvy, he will do well. He has been fostered and thrives in a home environment. Schedule to visit him and bring your dog for him to meet!
Age: 
Senior
Size: 
Large
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Adopt a Senior - Carmen

Adopt a Senior - Carmen
Carmen has been receiving increased training, and this focus - along with extra exercise and socialization - has helped her with her extreme shyness. She has experience living in a household, and the ideal placement for her will be with a single, quiet individual. She was probably house-trained, but will need a tune-up in that area after placement. She will require lots of patience and love, as well as continued effort toward training and socialization. Carmen is 8 years old.
Age: 
Senior
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Wolfie

Wolfie
Wolfie was born at Annie's Orphans, to a pregnant mother who was accepted from an out-of-state shelter prior to being euthanized. He was adopted out as a baby along with his sister Bailey. He is 6 years old and was returned within the first year of his life for joint (with his sister) aggression toward another household pet. Additionally, Wolfie develops a strong bond with a person and has shown protective/guarding behaviors when other people approach the primary individual. Adoption is a possibility to only the right individual who has knowledge of the breed and of handling challenging behaviors in dogs.  The necessary living arrangement would include a quiet setting with a solo person.
Age: 
Adult
Size: 
Large
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Andy

Andy
Andy has been receiving special training focus and is demonstrating a lot of growth! He is another of our fabulous Carolina Dog mixes and is sooo cute, with his huge ears and his lighter-colored mask! Andy came to us from an out-of-state shelter via foster-care. He is a bit shy, but definitely becoming more engaging. Andy is around 6 years old, and has had house-training in the past, but will need a refresher-course upon adoption. Contact us about this special boy!
Age: 
Adult
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Daisy

Daisy
An exceedingly attractive dog, Daisy is a red brindle and white girl, with the red coloration extending to her nose as well! She was picked up as a stray and subsequently surrendered by her owner. Daisy is 6 years old and probably house-trained, but we will be very selective with choosing an adopter for her, since Daisy requires a dog-savvy individual with a sense of commitment to training. She has demonstrated some sketchy patterns recently in interactions with other dogs. She also pulls a bit on the leash, but is getting better with practice.
Age: 
Adult
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Clancy

Clancy
Clancy has returned to our shelter: He was adopted out as a puppy and -- now, three years later -- was returned due to injuring a small dog living nearby. Clancy is believed to be a mix of Shepherd and Carolina Dog, but also looks as if he may have some degree of wolf included in the mix. Due to the reason for his return, there is the question of how he might behave with small dogs, in general; but at our facility, he has seemed receptive. The same receptivity has been true of cats upon initial testing. We will be looking for a home with no small children. Clancy is very friendly and engaging with people and walks great on leash (but is evasive with being leashed-up, a behavioral issue around which he's currently receiving training). He is a beautiful, regal-looking guy of red-sable and white coloration. Clancy is around 5 years old.
Age: 
Adult
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Adopt a Senior - Cubby! - Adoption Pending!

Adopt a Senior - Cubby! - Adoption Pending!
This beautiful girl is an owner surrender, and we were told that she is 10 years old; however, the vet says she can't be any more than 8 years of age (AND SHE HAS THE CUTE ANTICS OF A 2 YEAR OLD)!! Cubby is a lean and active dog and seems quite healthy, with the exception of pannus (an issue of the cornea) -- for which she is receiving treatment. She is great with other dogs and kids, calm and sweet in temperament, overall an excellent dog. UPDATE: Cubby's issue with pannus has reverted and her vision is worsening, at present. Updates will be given as status changes.
Age: 
Senior
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable

Cody & Sierra

Cody & Sierra
Cody and Sierra are two adult dogs who have a special bond with each other -- We would love to see them continue their long-term connection by going to the same home! Cody is a male Border Collie mix, beautiful and smart; Sierra is a female Chow mix, unique and soulful. They will be going in for vaccination updates soon and both are altered. These two are very good with people and other dogs.
Age: 
Adult
Size: 
Medium
Adoption Status: 
Adoptable
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