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My name is Lucy!

German Shepherd Dog Dog for adoption in Riverview, Florida - Lucy
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Tampa Bay German Shepherd Rescue

Facts about Lucy

  • Breed: German Shepherd Dog
  • Color: Unknown
  • Age: Unknown
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Unknown
  • ID#: 10685944

Lucy is a small black & red tan girl that came in as a stray that was picked up running on a 6 line highway.  No owner has come forward with the ads so after 3 weeks she is getting ready for adoption.  Lucy is crate trained, has no real training but is receiving basic obedience commands here.  She seems to have been a housedog at some time in her life and likes to ride in the car. 

 

Lucy has high prey drive and does not like cats and we do not recommend a home with females dogs nor small dogs.  She is beginning to learn how to play with toys.

 

She is heartworm positive and has begun Doxy and has her first dose of Heartgard Plus. 

 

Lucy is sweet with people and loves belly rubs and will sit for attention as long as you are willing to pet her. 



If you are interested in adopting a new family member from our organization, please complete the online adoption application .  Our adoption fee of $150 to $350 is based on each dog and it's needs. Senior dogs and special need dogs are $150. Puppies 12 months and younger are $400. The adoption fee helps cover expenses for all the dogs while in the rescue program including the vet check, microchip, vaccines, heartworm testing, stool check, spay/neuter plus other necessary veterinary care with medications and training to get the dog ready for adoption. Everyone must submit an application before an appointment is made to come and meet the dogs. We work BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

 



About Tampa Bay German Shepherd Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

Mission Statement and Objective
To find loving forever homes for adoptable German Shepherd Dogs placed in shelters, strays and owner turn-ins. Provide needed medical care, training and rehabilitation to neglected, abused or sick German Shepherd Dogs until they are ready for adoption.

Who We Are
The TBGSR is an all volunteer non-profit pet rescue organization for German Shepherd Dogs. We are supported by private donations, adoption fees, fund raisers and bequests from individuals and businesses. All of our pets are spayed/neutered prior to adoption. They are up-to-date on all vaccinations and heartworm negative. We are dedicated to helping our adoptable animals find good homes where they will be safe, well cared for and loved for the rest of their lives. Caring for these animals allows us to learn more about their personalities and helps us to place them in a home best suited for them.

Volunteers
Tampa Bay German Shepherd Rescue welcomes volunteers. If you are a fan of the GSD, we need your help. Please contact us & let us know how you'd like to assist us.

Foster Homes Needed
We are always in the need of foster homes to house dogs that are going though medical care while getting them ready for adoption. The more wonderful families willing to foster a dog, the more wonderful German Shepherds we can save.

Also when our shelter is full, this means we have to turn down worthy candidates and can not pull dogs from shelters because space is at such a premium. All dogs are spayed/neutered, wormed, treated for fleas, vaccinated and on heartworm preventative. We provide a crate, leash, collars and food.

If you have some time, a little patience and alot of love to spare, we need you to help make these guys good adoptable pets. PLEASE EMAIL US for more info.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Meet the dogs by appointment. The first step is completing an adoption application.
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Our Adoption Process...

How To Adopt A New Friend
If you are interested in adopting a new family member from our organization, please complete the online adoption application. If you prefer, you may contact us by e-mail so we can send you an application. Our adoption fee of $100 to $250 is based on the dog and it's needs. Senior dogs, special need dogs and senior citizen adoptions are $100; all others are $200-$250. The adoption fee helps cover expenses for the dogs while in the rescue program including the vet check, vaccines, heartworm testing, stool check, spay/neuter plus other necessary veterinary care and training to get the dog ready for adoption.

Everyone must submit an application before an appointment is made to come and meet the dogs. We work BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.