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My name is Ben!

Border Collie/Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Portland, Oregon - Ben
Photo 1 - Border Collie/Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Portland, Oregon - Ben
Photo 2 - Border Collie/Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Portland, Oregon - Ben

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

Ben's Info...

I am already neutered, good with dogs, and good with cats.

Ben's Story...
Hey there, I’m Ben. A wonderful Border Collie mix who has ben waiting far too long for a place to call home. A family, now that’s what I’ve ben waiting for…..a family to love me and show me all the wonderful things this world has to offer. A family who will show me lots of compassion and give me guidance…to help boost my confidence, you know- raise my low self esteem. I love to go for walks and am well mannered on leash, I do great with other dog and cats too. I am already crate trained, and super duper smart. Kids 7+ will suit me just fine, I will enjoy the gentle affection from anyone really, as long as they are patient and understanding…don’t you think I’ve Ben waiting long enough for you? 2 years old-45lbs. My adoption fee is $180 and includes; microchip, neuter, reduced cost Training Class, 1 month pet health insurance, Free veterinary exam, leash/collar, food sample, toy & Treat packet.

Facts about Ben

  • Breed: Border Collie/Labrador Retriever Mix
  • Color: Black - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Ben, a Portland Border Collie/Labrador Retriever dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Border Collie/Labrador Retriever for sale in Portland, or seeking a Border Collie/Labrador Retriever dog from a breeder in Portland.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Portland 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 Portland 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 Border Collie/Labrador Retriever breeders who help with Border Collie/Labrador Retriever rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Portland paves the way for another one to be saved.