Update: Wade had a blast meeting everyone at yesterday's adoption day. He was so happy that he couldn't stop wiggling! Watch Wade at yesterday's adoption event here: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1217337695008731&id=237482752994235
Update: Wade is a sweet boy! He rode in the car well, is house trained, knows sit, and is good with other dogs. He is quiet in the house, sleeps through the night on a dog bed. He's a total goof, with a good bundle of energy and a ton of love to give!
See him at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FdAqG0JbxuI .
This dog is from a rural area and has not been exposed to traffic, noise, or groups of people. If dogs are overwhelmed by their environment, they can exhibit behaviors like excessive barking. To avoid this, for now we are limiting placement to stand alone single family homes in a suburban neighborhood or rural area.
This dog is available for adoption from Lab Rescue LRCP. Lab Rescue LRCP 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 www.lab-rescue.org.
If you are interested in adopting, please visit www.lab-rescue.org 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 home visit is required.
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