My name is Skippy!

Labrador Retriever Dog for adoption in Buckeystown, Maryland - Skippy
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Lab Rescue LRCP - Frederick MD

Facts about Skippy

  • Breed: Labrador Retriever
  • Color: Black
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 160650
SKIPPY is a 3 year old neutered black male Lab who weighs 60 pounds. Skippy is great, full of personality, he loves to be with you and to get petted. He is an active but not hyper. Loves to retrieve but is not a nut about it. He would like a home with a fenced yard so he can get exercise without wandering off. Good with other dogs, played with several at shelter and kennel. No cat history. Knows sit, come down and sometimes stay. Will have a training addendum Pulls some on lead better with an Easy Walk. Reported as house and crate trained,. Skippy is approved for kids ages 10+.

Nov 17, 2016: Skippy loves other dogs and crates like a dream. Doesn't seem to be effected by loud noises or a busy household. He is a huge fan of Belly Rubs and knows how to Sit, Stay and Lay Down.

Update: Skippy is doing great at his foster home! He is a no barking dog and is always excited to see his people when they come home. He does well with the teenage kids and loves playing with sticks in the yard. Skippy is doing well with sitting, staying and lying down. He loves belly rubs and pretty much loves following you around everywhere. He loves playing tug a war and especially loves treats. He's a very sweet dog and loves to be petted.

Update: Skippy is a happy go lucky 3 year old black male. He loves being petted and getting affection from his humans. He enjoys walks in the neighborhood and loves seeing other people and other dogs. Skippy rarely ever barks and crates very easily.

Update: Skippy is a sweet 3 year old black neutered male. He is a happy, mellow boy whose tail is always wagging! He loves being petted and hanging out with his humans. He crates easily and walks well on leash. Skippy loves treats and knows how to "sit". He rides well in the car and rarely ever barks. He did well getting a bath at his foster home because he was a little stinky after being at the vet. Overall he's a loving, easy lab.

This dog is available for adoption from Lab Rescue LRCP. who rescues and places dogs in Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware and northeast North Carolina (30 miles east of I-95 and north of the Pamlico Sound) Adopters must travel to Maryland, Virginia or Washington DC with their family - human and canine - to meet the dog they want to adopt.

Lab Rescue LRCP has between 50 - 80 dogs available for adoption from foster homes across Maryland and Virginia and at monthly adoption events. The adoption event dates are listed at

If you are interested in adopting, please visit and complete an adoption application. Within a few days of submitting an application you will hear from an Adoption Coordinator who will guide you through the adoption process.

An adoption fee is charged to cover the cost of veterinary care and a post adoption home visit is required.

About Lab Rescue LRCP - Frederick MD

About Our Rescue Group...

.Lab Rescue LRCP is a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization (Non-Profit Tax I.D. 52-1880024) that rescues, fosters and places 1,000 homeless Labrador Retrievers each year. Each dog is provided with complete veterinary care before placement and almost all are cared for in foster homes

Come Meet Our Pets...

Visit for information on upcoming adoption events. Lab Rescue LRCP also places dogs directly from foster homes every day of the year.

Our Adoption Process...

For more information, visit

Adoption fees vary depending on the age of the dog and range from $200 - $325..

A reference check and house visit are required.