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My name is Boots!

Norwegian Elkhound/Border Collie Mix Dog for adoption in Belleville, Michigan - Boots
Photo 1 - Norwegian Elkhound/Border Collie Mix Dog for adoption in Belleville, Michigan - Boots
Photo 2 - Norwegian Elkhound/Border Collie Mix Dog for adoption in Belleville, Michigan - Boots
Photo 3 - Norwegian Elkhound/Border Collie Mix Dog for adoption in Belleville, Michigan - Boots

Facts about Boots

  • Breed: Norwegian Elkhound/Border Collie Mix
  • Color: Black - With White
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female

Boots's Info...

I am already spayed, in need of an experienced adopter, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.

Boots's Story...
Boots is half elkhound. Her mom, Queenie, was dropped off at a pound a week before the pups were born. Mom is an elkhound and dad is unknown. Boots and her seven siblings were born on 2/6/11, Superbowl Sunday. Boots is spayed, is up to date on all shots, is heartworm negative, on heartworm prevention, housetrained and weighs about 48 lbs. She is in a foster home and has attended training sessions with her foster family. Her adopter will be able to receive the same 8 week training session at the Trainers Academy in Troy, MI. Boots loves to be with people and she is also good with other dogs and children. Cats are an unknown. She isn't fond of car rides and tends to get carsick. She is a home body who would also be a great companion for an older person. A fenced yard is required.

This dog is not in the Closer to Home Animal Advocates program. We are listing this dog as a courtesy for the John Nelsen Moosedog Rescue Fund and the adoption will be handled through them. To learn more about dogs like this, please click here to go their website. No visiting will be allowed without an approved application. Adoption fee is $150.

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Other Pets at Closer to Home Animal Advocates (Siberian Husky, Alaskan Malamute and Norwegian Elkhound Rescue)

Why Adoption is a Great Option

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

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