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My name is Rocco!

Labrador Retriever Dog for adoption in Loveland, Colorado - Rocco
Photo 1 - Labrador Retriever Dog for adoption in Loveland, Colorado - Rocco
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I'm being cared for by:
Save Me Scout Rescue

Facts about Rocco

  • Breed: Labrador Retriever
  • Color: Black
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male
***Long Term Resident! Adoption Fee WAIVED!!!***

Hi! My name is Rocco! I am a 5-6 year old neutered male Black Lab that sadly was being listed on craigslist just prior to Christmas with threats that my owner would shoot me if no one took me in. I'm certainly not perfect but I do love my people and want to make them happy!

Rocco is good with men and women and friendly with people but we have not had him around children. He is good with cats but might be the best as the only dog. He can be a guarder with his food and toys so we could see this being a problem with other dogs. He is fostered with other dogs BUT he is separated from them. He can sniff them through their crates and doesn't react but gets pretty intense when he sees other dogs out on leash. Rocco struggled with crate training at first but now with a larger crate he goes right in for his meals. We always feed him in the crate when we lock him in. Rocco is overweight though so portion control is important. He also loves walks, playing with toys and cuddling with his foster mom and dad.

Rocco's adoption fee is $225 which includes his neuter, shots, microchip and a private training session with the Director. To apply for Rocco please go to www.savemescout.wix.com/savemescoutrescue and fill out our Adoption Application and send to adoptions.savemescout@gmail.com

About Save Me Scout Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

Save Me Scout Rescue pulls dogs and cats from high kill shelters in Colorado, New Mexico and Kansas. We also go to puppy mill auctions when funds are available to pull adult breeding dogs out of the mill system which supplies to pet stores.

Donate to Our Rescue Group...

To donate go to PayPal, click Send a Payment and send it to shibascout@yahoo.com. This will directly go to the rescue's bank account. Thank you!

Come Meet Our Pets...

We are a foster based rescue so we do NOT have a facility that can be visited by the public. Adopters can fill out the application and if approved we will gladly bring over the desired dog or cat over to your home for a visit.

Adoption Event!--We will be present at the Longmont Petco Saturday January 9th and Sunday January 10th from 12pm-4pm!!!

Our Adoption Process...

All adopters will fill out an adoption application and if approved will complete a home visit prior to an adoption being approved. Fees include spay/neuter, deworming, preliminary vaccinations, microchip and either a training course at an approved facility or a private training session with the Director who is a Certified Dog Training Instructor. Adoption fees vary depeding on age of the dog or puppy and breed.