My name is Carver!

Hound (Unknown Type) Mix Dog for adoption in Henderson, North Carolina - Carver
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Carver's Info...

I am up to date with shots and good with dogs.

Carver's Story...
CARVER (M, Hound Mix, 1+ yr, 40-50 lb, HW results pending) Carver is at the shelter as a stray. He has a few wounds on his back that are being treated. Carver has a great personality, being very friendly and curious about his world, tilting his head in a cute way at everything new he encounters. He is sharing his kennel with two other dogs and plays nicely. Please rescue this very nice boy. His hold is up 10-19-14, can be killed any time after that date.


FREE TRANSPORT up I-95 from NC to NJ every weekend to approved rescues!

We do not handle direct adoptions. All adoptions must either go through the shelter, or contact a rescue group in your area & ask that they save the animal you are interested in so they can facilitate an adoption for you.

HELP US FIND A RESCUE: Look up by breed and then you will see those and general rescues in the area or who pull from this area

**NOTE: Any sponsorship funds raised by RCAPS will transferred only to rescue groups who complete our screening process & are approved through RCAPS, minus any expenses incurred for vetting, vaccinations, testing, health certificates, etc. Free transport is also available only to rescue partners of RCAPS. We take very seriously the responsibility of ensuring the dogs & cats only go to reputable & safe rescue groups who adhere to our policies. Sponsorship for dogs/cats going to rescues not screened by RCAPS will be transferred to another animal in urgent need of donations. To become a rescue partner please complete our rescue application at this link:

Act quickly to adopt Carver. Pets at this Shelter may be held for only a short time.

Facts about Carver

  • Breed: Hound (Unknown Type) Mix
  • Color: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Carver, a Henderson Hound (Unknown Type) dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Hound (Unknown Type) for sale in Henderson, or seeking a Hound (Unknown Type) dog from a breeder in Henderson.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Henderson 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 Henderson 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 Hound (Unknown Type) breeders who help with Hound (Unknown Type) rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Henderson paves the way for another one to be saved.