You can also find the adoption questionnaire by visiting our website: http://k-9lifesavers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/2016application.docx-1.docx.
You can learn about the adoption process by visiting: http://k-9lifesavers.org/how-to-adopt/
Dog's Name: Guy
Estimated Breed: Shepherd/Hound Mix
Approximate Age: 4 yr
Approximate Weight: Currently 70 lbs
Currently Living at: Loving Foster home
Adoption Fee: $300
Meet Guy! This handsome guy with soft fur was sprung from a shelter in rural West Virginia. When he was picked up he was very unsure of why he was being loaded into a big white van, he was scared and confused. We kept telling him he was safe, loved and had a bright future ahead. Within a few days Guy's sweet and playful nature was uncovered! He loves playing with other dogs, likes to play outside in the big kennel runs and is eager to learn more doggie manners like basic commands. Guy is a lovable lug and really enjoys going to our weekend Adoption Events. Guy knows exactly where we keep the treats and likes to hang around pretending not to know all the wonderful manners he's learned like 'sit' and 'down'! Each week, his handler says 'Look what I taught him!' Guy is a smart boy and LOVES belly rubs and lots of pets. He is a great dog looking for a great home. Could it be yours?
Your new pet will require a refresher in house-training. K-9 Lifesavers strongly recommends all new adopters enroll their new pet into obedience training. This provides for an easier transition into a new home, ensures the dog remains well socialized, and helps form a bond between the dog and the new family.
Adoption fees cover basic vetting, rabies, distemper/parvo vaccinations, treatment for worms, heartworm testing, monthly heartworm prevention, monthly flea/tick prevention, and our transport costs.
Foster Program: Foster homes provide for the temporary care of a rescue until the dog is placed into a loving, forever home. For more information on becoming a foster parent, and our Foster Program, visit http://www.k-9lifesavers.org/?page_id=64.
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