My name is Marlena!

Retriever (Unknown Type) Mix Dog for adoption in Starkville, Mississippi - Marlena
Photo 1 - Retriever (Unknown Type) Mix Dog for adoption in Starkville, Mississippi - Marlena
Photo 2 - Retriever (Unknown Type) Mix Dog for adoption in Starkville, Mississippi - Marlena

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Marlena's Info...

I am already spayed, housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.

Marlena's Story...
This dog, like all of our animals, is in a foster home while awaiting adoption. Foster care helps dogs adjust to life as a family companions and makes the transition to their forever homes easier!

EMAIL IS THE BEST WAY TO CONTACT US. If you have questions about or are interested in meeting an animal, please email us at to set up a meeting.

Grassroots Animal Rescue's adoption process is simple. If you decide you are interested in one of our pets, you can complete an application at Your application will be reviewed within a few days. If approved, we will coordinate a meeting with you and the pet(s) you are interested in. Visit our website at to see our complete listing of adoptable animals.

Please email us at to begin the adoption process.

**All animals are up-to-date on vaccinations & preventatives, micro-chipped, and spayed or neutered before adoption..**

Facts about Marlena

  • Breed: Retriever (Unknown Type) Mix
  • Color: Black
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Marlena, a Starkville Retriever (Unknown Type) dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Retriever (Unknown Type) for sale in Starkville, or seeking a Retriever (Unknown Type) dog from a breeder in Starkville.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Starkville already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Starkville breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Retriever (Unknown Type) breeders who help with Retriever (Unknown Type) rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Starkville paves the way for another one to be saved.