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My name is Roxy!

Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Rutherfordton, North Carolina - Roxy
Photo 1 - Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Rutherfordton, North Carolina - Roxy
Photo 2 - Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Rutherfordton, North Carolina - Roxy

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Roxy's Info...

I am already spayed, housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.

Roxy's Story...
Roxy came to H4S CARes as a neglected, underfed mother of 9 pups, on Feb 23rd. She's been through some rough times but is bouncing back very quickly as she has a stout heart/will & body to be able to make the best for her babies. She is very loyal to them and takes great care to 'do her business' outside. H4S CARes feels strongly that Roxy is housebroken and used to/wanting to be an inside companion animal. She is obviously very appreciative/responsive of kindness & love, & devotes herself to her caretaker. Roxy gets along well with other dogs and kids. H4S has yet to test her with cats, however. She will be spayed, microchipped and ready to go to her furever family on April 4th. Please, consider this sweet gal as your new best buddy. She's truly a winner! Roxy's adoption fee is $225(includes all vetting and transport to NJ/NY area). -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- *******Howlin4Spirit Companion Animal Rescue******* ********Adoption Application******** Thank you, for considering adopting a rescued companion animal. Please, copy & paste this adoption application into a new email and forward to: h4s_cares@yahoo.com. Do NOT send as an attachment! If approved, we will contact you to schedule a convenient time for a home visit, to complete the adoption process. ************************************************************************************************* I realize, in a logical perspective, that I am not going to be able to broadly change the World. But, I know I can be an advocate of change. I know that I can not rescue every animal in need, but little by little, I can help one animal at a time. I know I CAN make a difference! _____________________________________________________________________ This completed questionaire will help us to determine the very best companion for you, your family, your lifestyle and your environment. It is necessary that we find the correct furever home for every rescued companion animal in our program. Completing this questionaire will help us to determine the personality, temperament and energy level of the animal who would best suit your needs. An incomplete application WILL be DISCARDED! ************************************************************** Date: Pet interested in: 1. Name of applicant: spouse/partner's name: 2. Address: City, State, & zip code: 3. How long at this address: 4. Telephone #s:(h) (w) (c) 5. Email address: 6. With whom are you employed: Spouse/partner's employer: 7. Occupation: Spouse/partner's occupation: 8. Number of children living in this household: Their ages: 9. What type of environment do you live in: Rural_____Suburb_____City_____ 10. What type of housing do you live in: Apt_____House_____Duplex_____Other_____ 11. Do you own or rent: 12. If you rent, please provide name and telephone# of landlord: 13.(a) What other dogs/cats have you previously owned and what happened to them: (b) What other dogs/cats live in your home, currently:(list breed, sex, age, & if spay/neutered) 14. Are there any other types of animals in your home(if so, explain): 15.(a) What do you know about the breed in question: (b) Are there any specific habits or problems that you are not willing to work with? If so, please specify: 16. Do you have any preferences to the sex of the animal: M___F___No preference____ 17. How did you hear about our rescue, and who referred you to us: 18.(a) Do you have a fenced-in yard:(b) exact height & dimentions of fenced-in area is required information: (c) Please, describe your fence(type of materials, construction, size of holes/slits, etc): (d) What type of gates(chain-link, wooden,etc): (e) Can they be opened by children: (f) If you don't have a fenced-in yard, how will the animal be exercised and allowed to elliminate: (g) Do you have a swimming pool? Is it fenced-in separately from the rest of the yard? 19. What member of the family will be taking the MAJOR responsibility for the care of this animal:20: Does anyone in your family have allergies to ANY animal: 21. What are your plans for this animal: (a) protection/guard:______ (b)companion:______ (c)child's pet:_____(d)pet therapy:_____(e) agility/flyball:_____ (f)obedience:______(g)herding:______(h)ranch work______ (i)other(explain):__________________________________ 22.(a) Have you ever trained a dog in obedience class:Y_____N_____ (b) Will you be taking your adopted dog to an obedience class? 23. Will the animal live in the home? If not, where? 24. What shelter will be provided outside: 25. Where, exactly, will the animal sleep at night and be kept when there is no one at home: 26.(a) On the average, how long will the animal be left alone during the day: (b) What is the activity level of your household: _____busy-visits by friends, meetings, children, parties at home _____noisy-TV, stereo, machinery, tools, kids playing _____moderate-normal comings and goings _____quiet-homebodies, few guests 27. Do you believe in dog crates? 28. If you move, what will you do with your companion animal(CA)? 29. When you go on vacation, where will it go and who will care for it? 30. Who is the veterinarian you have used within the past 3 years(please, provide ALL info): name: address: telephone #: 31. How will your animal travel to the vet, or other places(car, van, in the back of a truck?): 32. May we call your vet and inquire as to your previous/current pet's health care? If not, why? 33. Are you willing to allow an H4S's representative to periodically visit your home? If not, why? 34. List names and telephone numbers, plus email addresses of 3 personal references (NOT related to you), whom you have known for at least 3 years: 1: 2: 3: 35. If you are disabled and should have any special needs, please specify to help us find the BEST companion for you and your needs: 36: What, if any, preparations have you made in case you were no longer able to care for your companion animal(extended hospitalization, move into an assisted-care facility, sudden death): 37: Under what condition(s) would you consider giving up your adopted companion animal: 38. Please, tell us a little about yourself and why you feel you could provide a good home for a rescued companion animal: By signing this application, I attest to the fact that I am 18 years of age or older, and that the above information provided is correct: spouse/partner's signature: WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY APPLICANT! _____________________________________________________________________ Howlin4Spirit CARes & Transport/non-profit(wNC>CT) P.O. Box 711-Rutherfordton, NC 28139.........#828-429-8398 within the heart of every rescued companion animal lies the singular desire to be loved ADOPT-A-PET.com=NJzip: 07930/NCzip: 28139 petfinder.org/shelters/NC469.html & petfinder.org/shelters/NJ505.html srdogs.com=senior dog rescue yessy.com/Mataya13....awesome art, for the animals

Facts about Roxy

  • Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
  • Color: Black - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 7005525

Other Pets at Howlin4Spirit Companion Animal Rescue - Rutherfordton NC Chapter

Why Adoption is a Great Option

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

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Rutherfordton 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 Rutherfordton 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 Labrador Retriever breeders who help with Labrador Retriever rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Rutherfordton paves the way for another one to be saved.