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Darling Toby needs a Home!

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Toby is a darling Chi mix – here’s what his former foster parent had to say:

Toby is a sweet, gentle, mellow fellow looking for a home that has a girlfriend around his size to play with. He likes to be cuddled and, once in a while, will let you know that he wants some loving. He likes to go on walks and is very good on leash but will let you know if he thinks your feet are too close for comfort.
If he hears you call his name he will come quickly. Toby will protect his territory by barking loudly, though he won’t bite. He likes to sleep under a blanket because he has very short hair and gets cold. Toby will do his business outside as long as he has a way out, especially early in the morning.

Please contact us ASAP at: pets.katrina@gmail

**Please include a copy of your Application Form which can be found at:

http://dogshack.org/?attachment_id=3640

**NOTE: Please copy/paste the form into your email and include your information and send back.

Justin – Lovely dog needs a home ASAP

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Justin is now decompressing from being rescued from an over crowded high kill shelter.  He was so shut down and scared he would cower in his run and not want to come out.  Justin is breathing easier now, but he NEEDS an experienced GSD foster home.  Those who have had or know GSD’s know they bond to their owners and they are sensitive.  Justin is coming out of his shell more and more.  He’s ok with other dogs.  He’s shy of a year old and he’s been neutered.

While Justin is happier out of the shelter he is currently in boarding until we can place him a foster or adoptive home.  If you are interested please contact The Dog Shack.

Please send us an email to pets.katrina@gmail.com. It is best to contact us via email first as the Dog Shack is run on a volunteer basis.

Bonded female sisters need a home ASAP!

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“Alaya” is a darling am bull mix who is mostly white with a cute black eye patch and “Jinger” is a red and white staffie mix.

They are both wonderful dogs – great with people, kids, all dogs of all sizes, and doing fine with the 2 cats in their foster home.
(My kids fell in love with them!!!)
 

They are mellow and very easy to care for, just need 2 short walks per day, and love human attention but also are fine left home together during the work day etc.
They love car rides and are easy to take anywhere dogs are allowed, like dog-friendly stores, restaurants/cafes, work etc!
They both do great at the dog park too – Alaya loves her tennis ball and enjoys  playing fetch, while Jinger prefers to hang with her human and meet some other dog owners and their dogs and mostly just watch the action. Jinger would love to be a lap dog but she is a stocky 50-60lbs and doesn’t jump so stays lower to the ground

Ginger – In need of home, currently in Spokane WA area

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Ginger is available in the Spokane WA area.

Ginger was saved from a high kill shelter just in time!  She’s in temp boarding and needs a new home ASAP.

She has passed all of the rigorous shelter testing and is fully vetted.  The shelter was going to kill her due to lack of space, nothing she did to deserve dying.

Now need forever home of their own. Very sweet, just want to be loved, be with their humans.

If you are interested in Ginger please send us an email to pets.katrina@gmail.com.

 

 

Betty – Adopted!

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Adopted!

Betty has been in temp boarding for a while and needs a home of her own!

Betty is approximately 2 years old. Pit mix, Spayed. Healthy. She loves people and gets long great with other dogs. She passed rigorous shelter tests with flying colors. No issues. Perfect girl!

Please send us an email to pets.katrina@gmail.com if you are interested in Betty

Sassy – Adopted!

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Adopted!

Beautiful Sassy had a sad start, she was shoved into an overcrowded high kill Central CA shelter with mange that nobody took care of, her days of suffering need to be OVER!  We’ve been able to get her out and put her in boarding.  She’s decompressing now, but needs a foster or forever home to continue the treatment she’s starting.  She’s good with other dogs and spayed.  Sassy is about 1 year old so she has the rest of her life to leave behind the pain and get on with the good life!!

If you are interested in adopting or fostering Sassy please contact us

Please send us an email to pets.katrina@gmail.com. It is best to contact us via email first as the Dog Shack is run on a volunteer basis.

Taco – Adopted!

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MEET TACO – ADOPTED!

Taco is a 2 year old
handsome and lovable male brindle and white Am Staff mix. He has a good sturdy
build and weighs about 75lbs. He is an all-around awesome dog who does great
with kids and other dogs (cats unknown but he showed no interest in the shelter
cats).

Taco just wants to be loved and is eager to have a family of his own that will
give him lots of attention, play time, and cuddles!

He walks well on leash, a pretty mellow boy.  A ‘dude with  truck’
would suit him well to truck around with, while at the same time we think he’d
do well with a family  with yard as well.

A country spot.. great! he wont  run away.. looooves his humans!

He is somewhat trained, communicates well,  and will do just about
anything for food!

Taco was at an over-crowded high kill Socal shelter and his time was up
right before Thanksgiving! The shelter volunteers knew he was a special boy
that deserved a second chance at life, so they contacted our rescue to help at
his final hour. We could not let him die and knew we needed to save him
before the holiday or he would have NO chance! Thankfully we were able to get
him out of the shelter and transported to Norcal into temporary boarding, just
to save his life.

Now Taco needs a loving home to call his own — either an adopter of a foster
home.

See his sad face in his first photo that was taken while still at the shelter,
and now he is already looking happier in the other photos which were taken on
his first “Freedom Day”!!

We want to see him with a loving family ASAP that will give him a permanent
happy face!!

If you think you could be a good match for Taco to foster or adopt him, please
contact us ASAP.

Contact

Please send us an email to pets.katrina@gmail.com. It is best to contact us via email first as the Dog Shack is run on a volunteer basis.

Jasmine – Foster needed URGET

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Jasmine needs a foster home – ASAP

Jasmine was adopted, but she now needs to be re-homed – We need a foster home where she ca be the only pet, she’s not fond of sharing her affections so it would be best to place her as the only pet of the house.  Jasmine is approximately 4 years old. She’s spayed and fully vetted.  Please contact us if you are interested in fostering Jasmine until we can place her.

Contact info is below:

pets.katrina@gmail.com

we will get back to you very soon!

The Dog Shack – Adoption Application

The Dog Shack – Foster Agreement

Former post:

Jasmine was out of time at a local shelter – she is in a foster situation  She’ is a Boxer, possibly Boston Terrier, Dutch Shepherd mix.  The shelter says I am about 2 years old.  She is approximately 35-40 pounds and spayed. She’s a great compact size and she loves other dogs and we’re told by shelter she likes kids.  She’s a very happy dog who would benefit from refresher training, we are working on sit and off, and she’s picking it up quickly, she’s food motivated so it makes it easier to train.

Please let us know if you’d like to adopt her – she’ll make a wonderful addition to your family or home.

Contact info is below:

pets.katrina@gmail.com

or 415 457 4544

we will get back to you very soon!

The Dog Shack – Adoption Application

The Dog Shack – Foster Agreement