My name is Noland, A Loyal Friend!!

Shepherd (Unknown Type) Mix Dog for adoption in Locust Fork, Alabama - Noland, A Loyal Friend!
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Crossing Paths Animal Rescue - Patricia's AL Chapter

Facts about Noland, A Loyal Friend!

  • Breed: Shepherd (Unknown Type) Mix
  • Color: Black - With Tan, Yellow Or Fawn
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 10201814

Noland and Lisa were taken to their vet by their owners.  They were surprised when time went on and on, and their owners never came back to get them.  They thought they were there to get their annual check-up and to be boarded for a few days.  But, no.  Apparently their owners didn't care as much about them as they cared about their owners.  Lisa and Noland were extremely sad, and they were afraid of their future.  Enter, Rescue!  Their vet asked Crossing Paths to take them and find them a good home.  Both dogs had been together for a while, and they feel like brother and sister. Lisa is a 2 year old Spaniel/Shepherd mix with a beautiful long coat of black and tan.  She weighs 32 lbs.  Noland is a Shepherd mix, and he is only about 15 months old.  He weighs almost 29 lbs.  His beautiful coat is also black and tan, like Lisa's, but his is short.

Both Lisa and Noland, good friends, want to be your good friends, too.  They love to play with each other, their canine buddies, and also people!  They are loving and understanding of what loyalty is .  Although they have not learned that from their previous owners, they have learned it from each other.  And they will be loyal to you.  Although not a requirement, we would like to see them adopted together, if possible.  After all, they are like brother and sister and shared the pain of abandonment.  It would be wonderful if they could stay together.  (posted 6/26/16, ME, N/A)


**It is rare that we know with certainty the ages or mixes that make up our wonderful dogs, but we do our best to be as accurate as possible based upon our many years in rescue.**

Adoption: $285 which covers quarantine, shots, worming, food, medical records, spaying/neutering, and an Alabama State Health Certificate.

Transport, if needed :  $120.00    We consider the transport to be of great importance and, as such, take particular care of the dogs during the trip from Alabama.  We make every effort to arrive with healthy and minimally stressed dogs.

About Crossing Paths Animal Rescue - Patricia's AL Chapter

About Our Rescue Group...

Crossing Paths is a 501(c)3 animal rescue organization based in Locust Fork, Alabama.
Several times per week, Mary Ellen Tidwell, the President of Crossing Paths Animal Rescue, visits one of the many the high-kill facilities in Alabama and removes as many adoptable dogs as she can accommodate in her own kennels and foster homes. Dogs which are adopted by families in the Northeast are transported every two to three weeks to PA/NJ/NY/MD and various locations in the Northeast.
When the transport leaves to bring the adopted dogs north, Mary Ellen returns to the high-kill facility to fill the vacancies left by the adopted dogs. What does this mean for you?

Come Meet Our Pets...

Next Adoption Event

Sept 17, 2016

2600 S Eagle Rd
Newtown, PA

Our Adoption Process...

We are not a shelter, our dogs are in a network of foster homes. We have transports of adopted dogs to Hagerstown, MD area and as far north as Newtown , PA (and points along the way) at least every 3 weeks.

Please see our website for adoption and transport fee info.
If you are interested in any of our dogs, the first step is to submit the application found on our website.

List any dogs that interest you in order of preference. If you don't see anything right now, check back often as we update frequently. ( Note that there are 2 links on our website adoptable dog page):
When your application is approved, we will put you in touch with the dog's foster mom/dad who will answer any questions you may have and so that the foster may get a feel for your situation and determine if the dog will be a good fit for your particular household. If all that ends on a positive note, we'll finalize the adoption (process payment) and schedule the dog for transport, if needed.

If you are uncomfortable adopting a dog without a prior face-to-face meeting and you are in the PA/NJ area, we have adoption events several times per year at local pet stores in Newtown, PA or Lawrenceville, NJ for which we bring up 15-20 adoptable dogs. Watch our website for up coming events.

* PLEASE NOTE: We review the applications in order of receipt and many of our potential adopters who are otherwise qualified miss out on a dog that has stolen their hearts because the application came in later than others of equal merit. Here's my advice: file the application ASAP. Don't waste time sending an inquiry asking info on the dogs and if they are available. We , on the front lines, don't know each dog personally; what we do know is in the description we have provided . We will let you know if the dog is available or not upon receipt of your application and give you the opportunity to select another.