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My name is Star!

Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog Dog for adoption in Abingdon, Maryland - Star

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Star's Info...

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

Star's Story...
ABOUT STAR
Sweet Star is a 12 year old sable girl. She has a good temperament, is friendly but a little nervous with loud noises or new surroundings. She walks well on a leash. Star needs a one level home as steps are difficult. She is good with other dogs but can be a little bossy, she may do best as an only dog. She would be a great companion for a retired person. Star is being fostered in Maryland and is ready for her new home!

Facts about Star

  • Breed: Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog
  • Color: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut - With White
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female

Other Pets at Northern Chesapeake Sheltie Rescue

Why Adoption is a Great Option

Star, a Abingdon Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog for sale in Abingdon, or seeking a Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog dog from a breeder in Abingdon.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Abingdon 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 Abingdon 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 Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog breeders who help with Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Abingdon paves the way for another one to be saved.