We are looking for a very special adopter for Louise. Louise came into rescue almost 2 years ago with her sister Thelma. Thelma, a confident friendly girl, got adopted immediately. Louise, who is scared of everything new and is profoundly lacking in confidence has not found the right home. Louise would make a good farm dog where she has secure, good fencing, an outbuilding to shelter in, and other dogs to play with. Louise is not comfortable being inside a house. She is great with other dogs and cats and the people she knows well. Louise will avoid being petted by strangers although she will take treats from them. This girl loves to hang out in the shade keeping watching over her property. Louise will not challenge people coming on the property, she just avoids them if they get too close. She is a very sweet girl and will be a great dog in the right home.
NGPR does not adopt dogs to homes with children under 6 years old.
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Louise in KY
Age: 3 years old as of June 2016
Dew Claws: double
Estimated Adult Weight: 110 lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in KY
Medical: Spayed, dewormed, negative for heartworm, up-to-date on vaccinations and currently on flea, tick and heartworm preventative. This dog travels with an Interstate Health Certificate required by the USDA confirming that all the above criteria have been met.
Can be Placed With: Kids, Cats, Other Dogs
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain this breed.
Fees: $475 adoption fee.
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