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My name is Rio/Foster Needed!

Great Dane Puppy for adoption in Phoenix, Arizona - Rio/Foster Needed
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Great Dane Rescue of AZ Alliance

Facts about Rio/Foster Needed

  • Breed: Great Dane
  • Color: White - With Black
  • Age: Puppy
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male
Rio would like a foster home with loving folks and maybe a very patient smaller dog to teach him all that dog stuff!!!

Rio is our BLIND Harl boy who is now 5 1/2 - 6 months. He is being treated for Valley Fever. He has a compromised rear end. He cannot have another dog jump on him or ram into him! No big dogs in his future. He tends to be oral when excited so small children would not be a good idea! We believe Rio has a learning disability!

We will be doing more x-rays in the next couple of weeks to check on his progress. This sweet, beautiful soul has been through so much and just keeps on smiling and chugging along, like the little engine that could!!! He is an amazing puppy. He would greatly benefit from a foster home. If you have a fenced pool for hydrotherapy that would be very beneficial!!! Who is willing to help this beautiful boy???

Rio was found in the desert along the border and a wonderful vet in Rio Rico took him in. He treated Rio for Puppy Strangles and a few other problems due to exposure.

Please contact the Alliance for more info! Thank you.
623 869-0409 Dane Line

About Great Dane Rescue of AZ Alliance

About Our Rescue Group...

We are the official GREAT DANE RESCUE group for the state of AZ and have been caring for our beloved danes throughout AZ and the valley, for over 20 years. We are dedicated to providing the proper care & placement of danes in need, whether they are a pound puppy or an owner turn-in.

We not only offer refuge to those danes needing a new family, we also work with families who just need some advice or training tips for their dane! We do understand how painful giving up your best friend can be. You can bring your dane to us or we can make arrangements to do a pick up. We have a message line for your convenience: 623 869-0409.

Donate to Our Rescue Group...

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Come Meet Our Pets...

Rescue is done by volunteers/fosters who are dedicated to helping the danes in Arizona find a FOREVER home. We do not have a shelter for you to visit as everyone works out of their homes. We have several reputable rescues that are currently working with the Alliance. Only those rescues that abide by and follow the Alliance criteria are allowed to post the danes they have available, on our site.

Our Volunteers and Foster parents are most valuable. We could not do this without you. If you are not sure a dane is for you, fostering is a great way to find out. Our Fosters help a dane by making them part of their family and caring for them until they are adopted. Fosters help us save lives! Thank you all!

Our Adoption Process...

Adopting your dane through the rescuers with the Alliance assures you a dane that has been temperament tested, altered and vet checked. We require a home check and a meet & greet with all family members whether they are 2 or 4 legged! There is an adoption contract and fee.