My name is Sara Lee Vtg 5212!

Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Joplin, Missouri - Sara Lee Vtg 5212
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Joplin Humane Society

Facts about Sara Lee Vtg 5212

  • Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
  • Color: Black
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 71968
Sara Lee is quite the little butterball! This girl is super excited to get out of her kennel and go for walks. She pulls quite a bit on a leash, she cannot wait to get outside. We think she is about 7 to 9 years old. She will sit for treats and is very food motivated. She will come to you seeking out attention, she loves to be petted and have her butt scratched. She was well behaved during physical exam and is very easy to handle. Sarah Lee would be a simple fit into any home looking to adopt a larger dog. She does fine with other dogs and was not interested in or reactive to cats at this time. A diet and some exercise would be beneficial to her. She came in with flea allergies, but is healing up well. We think that she would do fine with children as long as they are respectful to her. For more information about adoption and foster or rescue, please visit We are the Joplin Humane Society in Joplin, Missouri. I AM SPONSORED! THANK YOU TO GEORGE HENDRICKS FOR SPONSORING MY ADOPTION! IM A VINTAGE DOG!! VINTAGE DOGS are available for adoption to approved homes fee waived! THANK YOU TO DESIREE GAYTAN FOR GIVING ME A VINTAGE SPONSORSHIP!

About Joplin Humane Society

About Our Shelter...

The Joplin Humane Society (JHS), is a private, non-profit, 501(c)3 animal welfare organization. We are proud to serve the people and animals of the four-state region with a variety of programs including adoptions, pet therapy, and humane education for children of all ages. The Joplin Humane Society is private and receives no local, state, or federal support.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Shelter Hours

Adoption Hours:
Monday - Thursday 1pm - 5pm
Friday 1pm - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm

Intake Hours:
Monday - Friday 12pm - 5pm
Saturday 11am - 3pm
Closed on Sunday

Our Adoption Process...

We believe in an open, non-judgmental adoption process. We recognize that no one is perfect and try to match a person's pet expectations so fewer pets are returned. Under normal conditions the process is:

- Come in with your family and look around. If you see a pet that you like, ask staff to meet the pet (if the pet is available to be taken out)
- Complete the adoption questionnaire.
- After the meeting, go over what information we have on file about the pet and his/her past experience.
- Finish the process by having a conversation with our adoption staff.
- After the above is completed, we can put a hold on a pet for 24 hours if you need time to think about the decision or to prepare your home.
- Most of our pets can go home the same day.

Adoption fees are: $90 - $140
This includes the animals spay/neuter, age appropriate vaccinations including rabies, de-worming and micro-chip.

- We will not adopt a pet to anyone under the age of 18
- We will not adopt to anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
- We reserve the right not to place a pet in a home based on the information we have or if we feel the pet is not a match for the person's lifestyle.

JHS does reduce or waive adoption fees for a variety of reasons: Too many cats or kittens in the building, older and special needs pets that have a harder time finding homes, etc. Adoption Promotions are a fun way to engage the public and bring in potential adopters. Shelters remain the #4 way people obtain their pets.