Tana seems to be younger of the two bonded sisters. She is about 4 years old, spayed, golden/shepherd mix and about 35-40 pounds. She was owner surrender at BARC along with her sister Tessa. When they came to the rescue they were severely abused. They were scared of humans, didn’t walk on their own, had to be lifted to take them to pee/potty, never left the crate or room, didn’t eat much and never barked! Although they cowered at human adults, they got along with dogs and kids.
After many months of pack therapy and careful handling from fosters family, Tana has improved a lot. She trusts humans and plays well with kids and other dogs. She still doesn’t like to go for walks and prefers to plays in the yard. She also voices herself!!! She definitely needs her sister Tessa all the time.
These two have to be adopted together; need to go to a family with gentle human handlers, kids and gentle dogs. They need experienced dog owners.Must be adopted with Tessa
Please contact email@example.com for more information about this dog. You can apply online by clicking on Application. Once your application is approved, we will schedule a meet and greet at one of our adoption events. Thank you for considering a rescue!
The adoption fee includes vet check, vaccinations, Bordetella, de-worming, rabies, spay/neuter and microchip. There is a an additional $12.99 fee for Home Again for a lifetime registration of the microchip.
It is against the law in the State of Texas for a rescue not to be sterilized so we have to make sure it gets completed and that we have record of it.
NOTE: In our bios, we provide information based on our volunteer's experience with a particular dog; such as temperament, training, and ability to get along with others.
AARF is a 501(c)3 Non Profit, all breed, no kill organization. Our group is always in need of donations in order to continue to give the needed medical care to our rescues. Adoption fees do not begin to cover all of the medical costs. Any donation, no matter how small is a big help and is greatly appreciated. Please help us to continue to help them. Thank you.
Your message has been sent to Adopt A Rescued Friend, Inc.
You'll receive a copy, too, at to help you keep track of which pets you've inquired about, and which shelters and rescues you've emailed.
NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter! Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures, on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.