My name is Mary Lou!

Pointer Mix Dog for adoption in Newport, Kentucky - Mary Lou
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Stray Animal Adoption Program

Facts about Mary Lou

  • Breed: Pointer Mix
  • Color: Tan/Yellow/Fawn - With White
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
Mary Lou is a beautiful older Pointer mix. She came to SAAP scared and skinny, not potty trained, and didn't know how to handle being inside a house. She had been abandonded at a scary shelter and had been there for quite some time. Mary Lou has had a few medical issues resolved since coming to SAAP (tumor removal and left leg hernia repair.) She is all rested and healed and at a healthy weight. She feel good especially on warm sunny days and is found running and playing in the yard like a puppy! She's been phenomenal with potty training, however her furever adopters must understand with an older gal, she just can't hold it as long as in her younger days and accidents can happen. She is now on incontinence medication, which has reduced her accidents tremendously. Her fears are all but gone, except her fear of slick, non-carpeted floors. Mary Lou's adopter must have a fenced in yard to allow for her to stretch her long legs now and then and can enjoy a nice slow walk around the neighborhood sometimes. Mary Lou is crate trained, good with dogs, cats and older kiddos who understand she isn't a puppy. This girl is looking for her forever home and definitely deserves a great one.

SAAP dogs and puppies are vet checked, UTD on vaccines, spayed/neutered, micro chipped, and given flea and heartworm preventatives as age appropriate.

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To check if Mary Lou is still available visit our master pet list on our website at:

Have questions:
Please email us at for more information about this animal or to answer any questions you may have. You may also contact us at (859)391-1234.

Completing the online application when you find an animal you are interested in speeds up the adoption process. We can hold your application on file for a period of time if you are still looking for that perfect new family member.


We welcome your interest and ask that you complete our on-line foster application:

About Stray Animal Adoption Program

About Our Rescue Group...

We are an all-volunteer 501(c)3 non profit organization. We are dedicated to the rescue of animals that are in need of a forever home. Our animals are fostered in homes where we provide love, food, medical care and socialization until adoption into a new loving home. We educate on the importance of spaying and neutering of all pets.

We ensure all animals have been spayed or neutered prior to adoption. They are micro-chipped, up to date on shots and on heartworm and anti-flea medications (as age appropriate). They are ready and waiting to start their new life with their fur-ever family. Could that be you?

We need your help to continue our mission. We rely solely on donations and fundraisers. All donations are tax-deductible and 100% of your donation will go towards the rescue, care, and medical needs of the animals.

If you need info on a cat or kitten please contact 859-391-2944
For all other questions please call our main line: 859-391-1234

Donate to Our Rescue Group...

Come Meet Our Pets...

EVERY SATURDAY we hold 6 adoptions as follows:


SAAP Station 58 Martha Layne Collins, Cold Spring, KY
Petco 3459 Valley Plaza Parkway Ft Wright, KY
Petco 7769 5 Mile Road Cincinnati, OH
Petco 8525 Winton Road Cincinnati OH
Pet Supplies Plus 5124 Delhi Pike Cincinnati, OH
Pet Supplies Plus 3103 Disney Street Cincinnati, OH

EVERY SUNDAY we are at 2 locations

11 A.M. - 3 PM AT
SAAP Station 58 Martha Layne Collins, Cold Spring, KY
Petco 3459 Valley Plaza Parkway Ft Wright, KY

We are on WLWT Channel 5 EVERY Sunday at 7:45.
You will also see featured pets on WCPO, Channel 9 at least one Saturday Morning a month at 8 A.M. news.
Watch for the Pet Pals segment.

Our Adoption Process...

You are required to sign a legally binding contact on your new pet. As part of that contract, should you no longer be able to keep the animal for any reason, the animal MUST be surrendered back to SAAP. This is to ensure the animal is placed back in foster care while we secure a new approved home for the animal. However, we always try to ensure that the initial placement is best for the pet and your family. We reserve the right to refuse any adoption.