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Adopting a Dog: discovering man's best friend

It's no secret that having a canine comrade can bring immeasurable amounts of love and joy to your life. Now that you have decided to bring a four-legged friend into your home, what type of dog is right for you? Make sure you consider all the possibilities before selecting a pet that will be with you for a lifetime. And remember, we are always getting new dogs into the shelter; so check back often for your perfect match.

Hello, I'm Primrose ( Longest Resident )

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Primrose, and I am a spayed female American Staffordshire Terrier that was brought to the shelter…

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Hello, I'm Petey

Adult
Male
Extra Large

Woof, oh, don't be afraid; I know that I have a loud bark and I am built rather like a Mack truck, but I am really a…

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Hello, I'm Piper

Adult
Female
Medium

A big HELLO to everyone out there! My name is Piper and I am in need of a home without children or cats. I do fine with…

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Hello, I'm Cassy

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Cassy and I am a 5 year old spayed female Plott Hound mix that was brought to the shelter as a…

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Hello, I'm Earl

Adult
Male
Medium

Hi, my name is Earl and I am a 5 year old Jack Russell Terrier mix. I am a neutered male that was brought to the shelter…

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Hello, I'm Honey (at Bob's House for Dogs)

Adult
Female
Small

Hi There! Am I cute or what? My name is Honey, and I sure would like to live with you forever! There is only one thing…

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Hello, I'm Tiger (at Bob's House for Dogs)

Adult
Male
Small

Hi There! My name is Tiger and I am a 7 year old neutered male Maltese mix in need of your love forever! I was brought…

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Hello, I'm Bailey

Adult
Male
Small

Hello, my name is Bailey, and I was surrendered to the shelter along with my best friend Ryan. We are both 3 years old…

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Hello, I'm Ryan

Adult
Male
Small

Hello, my name is Ryan and I am a super handsome Chihuahua with a very sweet face, perky ears and a flashlight tail. I…

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Hello, I'm Clover

Adult
Female
Large

Hi, my name is Clover and I am a female Collie mix. I am 2 and 1/2 years old, spayed, and was brought to the shelter as…

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Hello, I'm Tebow

Adult
Male
Large

Hi There! My name is Tebow, and I may have already broken the record for how many employee/volunteer hearts I have…

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