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My name is Jackson!

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

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Jackson's Info...

I am already neutered, housetrained, purebred, a special needs pet, in need of an experienced adopter, up to date with shots, good with dogs, and good with cats.

Jackson's Story...
Jackson is a gorgeous boy about 7 years old. He is about 15 inches tall and 18 lbs. Jackson is a special boy who needs someone who will be dedicated to helping him relax and enjoy life. He is very scared and anxious and needs an all adult family who has the time and patience to work with him. He does not like to walk on a leash, is terrified of anything with a motor and loud noises. He MUST have a securely fenced yard (NO ELECTRIC FENCE) for his own safety, if spooked he is a flight risk. Jackson needs a quiet home that is located in a very rural/country setting. Please only serious inquiries that can provide the above for Jackson. Jackson is being fostered in Kearneysville, WV.

Facts about Jackson

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

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Jackson, 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.