My name is Quincy-Adopted!!

German Shepherd Dog Mix Dog for adoption in Detroit, Michigan - Quincy-Adopted!
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Home FurEver

Facts about Quincy-Adopted!

  • Breed: German Shepherd Dog Mix
  • Color: Black - With Tan, Yellow Or Fawn
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male
Hi. my name is Quincy and I'm about 4 years old. They tell me I am a black shepherd with a distinctive look, beautiful fur and quite a character.

I was just strolling down the street one day, not a clue where I was, when suddenly a man pulled up and I decided to jump in his pick-up truck. I had had enough of being on the street! I tried to tell him this wandering around on patrol for weeks, and getting a little tired and hungry was not that much fun. I think the truck driver knew.

The best part about jumping in the truck was that I could do what shepherds do best: watch what was happening on the street by sitting up high! It gave me a better perspective, riding in a truck. I even thought to myself that it might be nice if I had a truck of my own!

Since I have not been trained, I decided to take matters into my own hands and protect and secure the area where I live. So far this job works, but I think there is more I that I need to learn. My social skills are good, as long as I am not at my house. I need to be trained to do more than just watch a house. I want someone to take me to dog school, go on walks, take me swimming, play ball, take me on a vacation, pet me a lot, give me a few table scraps when it's something yummy, and maybe participate in agility classes. Everyone does say how handsome I am and what beautiful markings I have. If you are willing to work with me and help me learn, I will try to be the best dog for you!

I know the right furever family for me is out there somewhere. Could it be you?
Thank you,

Approx DOB 1/7/2013

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Our Adoption Process...

Home Fur-Ever requires all potential adopters to complete an application process. The application is to be completed in person at one of our adoption events, followed by a face-to-face interview with our founder and director. We do home inspections to insure that the home is the right fit for the dog. Please note we really can't drive more than an hour for a home inspection. At this time, we can not accommodate out of state adoptions.
Adoption fees range from $225-$350. Adoption fees help to cover the costs of vet care that each dog receives while in our care.
We require that all puppies are spayed or neutered at six months of age, and will follow up with adopters to verify that the procedure has been competed. Basic training classes are also required for all dogs and puppies.
All bully breed dogs require homes with fully fenced yards to ensure their safety and well-being.

- We ask for your patience as we review your application. Home Fur-ever receives numerous applications and cannot respond to every one individually.

- Approved applicants are based on best fit, not first submitted. HOME FUR-EVER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY APPLICANT, so please understand that it is within our discretion to make those decisions on behalf of our animals.

- OUR ADOPTION EVENTS ARE VERY BUSY so please keep that in mind if you intend to come. You should expect to spend some time there if you are sincerely interested in one of our animals. We have limited manpower and many applicants to screen.

-Due to space limitations, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT THE RESCUE YOU ARE INTERESTED IN WILL BE AT THE ADOPTION EVENT (we are oftentimes saving up to 100 animals at a time!) We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

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- If a rescue is "PENDING" it is currently in the process of being adopted, but may be available in the future if it is not finalized.

- Keep in mind that we depend 100% on volunteers, most of whom have full-time jobs and families and so we ask for your understanding as we do the best we can in the endless effort to find homes for these deserving animals!