Maple is looking for a new foster or permanent home Can you help?
Maple is a friendly 1-year-old girl who's just as sweet as the syrup for which she's named! Weighing in at around 45 lbs., she's a perfectly medium-sized pup who gets along well with other dogs, Here's what her temporary foster mom told us about Maple:
'Maple just adores getting attention — she's such a snuggler! She's crate-trained and housebroken and always comes when she's called, and sits politely for treats. She loves joining us for car rides, and will even join us in the shower if we're not careful! :-D She's going to be a wonderful companion for some lucky family!' Maple is looking for an active family with a fenced yard to play in and a family that has time to continue her manners training.
Maple just made the long trip north in search of her new family, so please e-mail us or stop by an upcoming Meet & Greet to find out if Maple is the right little miss for you! (Local adoptions preferred — Philadelphia and tri-state area [South Jersey and northern Delaware] only.)
PLEASE READ BEFORE CONTACTING US! We are NOT a shelter: All of our dogs live in private homes with foster families. Come and meet the Almost Home dogs and their fosters at our Meet & Greet events, where you can learn more about our wonderful dogs from the people who live with them, find out which dogs are on their way and when they’ll arrive, and fill out an application to adopt or foster.
We cannot adopt to homes where electric-shock fencing systems or training collars are used. For more information on the dangers of electric-shock collars, please visit banshockcollars.ca/studies.php and http://www.hollysden.com/say_no_to_shock.htm (scroll down and click on the 'Invisible Fencing Systems' link).
We do not have an online adoption application; to request an application, e-mail us at AlmostHome4Dogs@yahoo.com. To speed e-mail processing time, be sure to note the name of the dog you are inquiring about in the Subject line. For Meet & Greet times and locations, visit our home page, where you also will find information on our adoption process and fees.
FOSTER FAMILIES ARE LIFESAVERS!! Can you open your heart and home for a few weeks to homeless shelter dog? Remember, by fostering a dog, you save TWO lives — that of your foster dog, and that of the dog who takes his place in the shelter! Come to a Meet & Greet and find out if fostering is for you — there's no reward quite like the feeling that you've saved a life ... or two!
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