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My name is Sassy!

Akita Dog for adoption in Lancaster, Virginia - Sassy

I found a new home!
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Sassy's Info...

I am purebred and good with dogs.

Sassy's Story...
Sassy is a female 3 year old Akita. Her owner surrendered her to the shelter saying she couldn't handle a large dog anymore. But Sassy is a very well behaved girl so we're not sure why she was surrendered.

Facts about Sassy

  • Breed: Akita
  • Color: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
  • Age: Young
  • Size: X-Large 101 lbs (46 kg) or more
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 188

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Sassy, a Lancaster Akita dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Akita for sale in Lancaster, or seeking a Akita dog from a breeder in Lancaster.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Lancaster already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Lancaster breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Akita breeders who help with Akita rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Lancaster paves the way for another one to be saved.