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Jul 31, 2014 / 5 notes

Cappy is Adopted!

Cappy Lynn SadieIt is our reward as a rescue to get an adoption email such as this where a person has adopted a senior (or any dog) and has enjoyed the dog for all that they are.  Here is an update we received from Lynn, Cappy’s new owner shortly after she took him home.

“Just to let you know that he has settled in quite wonderfully. He travels from dog bed to dog bed throughout the house. Goes outside (USUALLY…

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Jul 30, 2014 / 3 notes

Meet Aisha!

Aishdsc_3211 w64Aisha is an approximately 3-4 year old female GSP.  She had been found by a good samaritan who contacted us to take her in shortly after they found her.

She is friendly with people and dogs and is calm for a GSP her age.  She has lived with an older child, small dogs and a cat and is reported to have done well with all.

Aisha will need a home that can get her the exercise and affection she needs…

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Jul 29, 2014 / 2 notes

Sweet Lucy Is Still Waiting For Somebody To Love

Lucy needs a special homeAs in the Freddie Mercury song by Queen, “Can anyone find me somebody to love”, Lucy’s story is all too familiar.  An incredibly sweet dog who has been waiting for somebody to love, and love her back unconditionally.

Lucy absolutely loves people, including children and enjoys the affection and attention she gets from them. She gets along with most other dogs and has also been known to sleep with…

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Jul 28, 2014 / 1 note

Brandy is Adopted!

Brandy is everythiBrandy_jeremy_DSC_0341w64ng you read about a GSP – a true “velcro dog”, which is exactly what Jeremy and his family were looking for.  She’s been affectionate, great with their other dog, and always wants to be near her family members. She has also been a great ambassador for rescue as Jeremy tells us friends and family just can’t believe what an awesome dog she is! Jeremy wrote us shortly after…

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Jul 27, 2014 / 1 note

Meet Winston!

Winston_dsc_0318_w64Winston is a 7 year old liver and white male German Shorthaired Pointer.  He gets along well with other dogs and has had some training and knows the commands come, sit, stay, lay down, fetch, and whoa.  Winston walks well on a leash and would make a great running buddy.

Winston has some tendencies to want to be protective, and would be best in a home where he would receive the proper guidance and…

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Jul 26, 2014 / 2 notes

Frieda is Adopted!

Frieda GSP AdoptWhen Michelle and Mike were looking for their first family dog, they knew they wanted  a running partner,  but mostly they wanted a dog that would be an excellent match for their three young daughters. They were patient and although it took about 6 weeks, they put their faith in the rescue and waited for that perfect match. Then came along Frieda who was surrendered to us. She wasn’t doing well…

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Jul 25, 2014 / 2 notes

Meet Piper!

Piper_dsc_0566_w64Piper is a 2 year old liver and white ticked German Shorthaired Pointer. She is good with other dogs and people, but is very good at entertaining herself as well.

Being a young GSP, Piper needs plenty of exercise to keep her busy!  She walks great on a leash so that will be easy!  Of course continuing her training as well is a must so that she can continue to thrive.  Piper will also need a…

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Jul 24, 2014 / 1 note

Getting to Know Gracie

Gracie Rdsc_0321w64To say Gracie is a volunteer favorite is an understatement.  She is so affectionate with people and so well mannered with all of the dogs in the field.  She is a great size and demeanor.  She is a love!

She is the perfect “turn key” dog, and could go to almost any home, although she would like a home with other dogs since she has lived with several in the past.  She also yearns for the love and…

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Jul 22, 2014 / 3 notes

Do you know this dog?

harlem_hikePlease read the following description and let us know if this GSP reminds YOU of  a dog you know:

He is obsessed with balls, kongs and flies. If  you put the ball away, be sure it is high and he doesn’t see you do it – or he will find a way to get it!  Don’t let the ball get behind the couch or he will try to move the couch out of the way. If he is pacing and whining, it’s probably because you…

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Jul 21, 2014 / 3 notes

An Important Message From Trigger

trigger_fenceMy name is Trigger and I lived with a really nice man almost all of my life. He loved me, he trained and pet me, and I had some other dogs in our house for company.

Not too long ago, he wasn’t there any more and the rest of the family brought me here to the rescue. I’m not sure why I don’t have a house to go into any more, I have this kennel to spend my time in, but it isn’t big like my house,…

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