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My name is CiCi!

Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Preston, Connecticut - CiCi
Photo 1 - Labrador Retriever Mix Dog for adoption in Preston, Connecticut - CiCi
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I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

CiCi's Info...

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

CiCi's Story...
Gender: Female
Age: 2 years
Weight:
Location: West Monroe, LA
Breed: Labrador Retriever
Adoption Fee: $500 (transport to the Northeast is included)

For more information about this dog, contact: RescueDogVillage@yahoo.com

If this dog has stolen your heart, don't wait! Please apply online now to be considered as a potential adopter.

ADOPTED 3-24-2012

CiCi is a SUPER STAR!!!! This pretty pooch is the 200th dog rescued from the Ouachita Parish Animal Shelter in 2011 by the PAWS of NE LA Animal Shelter Rescue Program. She came in to the OPAS as a stray in late December. After her 7 day stray hold, no owner came to claim her, her time was up and the shelter was full....CiCi was scheduled to be euthanized as are many wonderful dogs who find themselves at the busy public pound. Thanks to a wonderful relationship between PAWS of NE LA and Rescue Dog Village we are able to save many of these precious lives and place them in loving northern homes.

CiCi is a 2 year old yellow Lab who is spayed and current on all vaccinations. She did test positive for heartworm (very common condition in the south) and is undergoing treatment now. CiCi should be heartworm free and able to head north in mid/late March.

HEARTWORM: More information on heartworm: HERE

CiCi is house trained and crate trained, trained on an invisible fence, good on leash and likes to ride in the car. She is fostered with other dogs, cats and kids and loves them all! She is a typical fun loving Lab lady! Check out the videos below to see just how wonderful our super star is...

VIDEOS: Local news stories about CiCi being the 200th dog rescued from the Ouachita Parish Animal Shelter by PAWS of NE LA in 2011....

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CiCi PLAYING WITH HER FOSTER SISTERS...

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To see more photos of this dog and all our adoptable dogs, please check out our website at Rescue Dog Village.

Disclaimer: Please note that the breeds posted on our dogs' biographies are our best guess based on years of working with rescue dogs. Adopters who need to know the exact breed or mix of breeds of a particular dog must have the dog's DNA tested at their own expense.

OUR DOGS ARE MICRO-CHIPPED AND
READY TO BE PART OF YOUR FAMILY TODAY!

About Our Rescue

These dogs deserve all of our attention, and in Rescue Dog Village, we are committed to our adopters and our dogs equally. We offer full disclosure and hope to make the best matches possible. Please know our adoption fees never cover our expenses. We rely on the generosity of our adopters and supporters to help us help the dogs.

Our rescue is ONLY in the business of offering FULL DISCLOSURE to adopters, and expects and hopes to engage your questions and concerns fully. We owe it to the dogs we rescue and all the wonderful families/adopters who might consider welcoming our charges into their hearts and home. Our dogs are waiting for that ideal forever home where they will be cherished as deserving family members. It's sad these second chances are even necessary for these dogs, but we are committed to them and will devote the time and energy to their rehoming, and not just MOVE them to save more dogs. We diligently and responsibly seek good matches as we don't want to re-home the dog again. These animals have already endured more than they should have, and through no fault of their own. It behooves us to be honest and forthright, and we appreciate the same in return from applicants. It's that winning combination of reciprocal trust and respect that allows for successful placements to be made. Happy adopters translate to happy dogs, and that's our goal!

Our rescue volunteers will be more than honored to be in touch with you directly and promptly, after receiving your application and conducting a mandatory a veterinarian check. If you have never owned a dog before, please submit your application regardless, and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible. TAKE NOTE YOU SHOULD CHECK YOUR SPAM AS SOME RESPONSES FROM US WIND UP THERE WE'VE DISCOVERED. Also, take care to contact your veterinarian to let them know a member of rescue will be inquiring about your pet history!

Thank you for respecting that we all donate our time to saving these animals, and understand we value your philanthropic and compassionate desire to help be part of the rescue team. That said, you'll understand why we are committed to the well-being of our charges and consider this veterinarian check mandatory. If you are a first-time dog owner, we will work with you every step of the way! ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION ARE AS MUCH A PART OF RESPONSIBLE RESCUE AS ADOPTION! And it takes a RESCUE VILLAGE to help the most dogs possible in a thorough manner to ensure success on all fronts, and then some! It is an awful feeling to fail a dog, and we can't continue rescue if we don't do everything we can to ensure good matches for the dogs and tender families who might adopt them. THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING.

Although we are an extremely small rescue group, we understand and respect your family's eagerness to be in touch and learn as much as you can about the dogs you are considering adopting. Our very experienced and devoted trainer will be happy to share all aspects of OUR RESCUE DOGS to determine compatibility once you've submitted your application, and another of our volunteers will explain the whole process of our rescue and answer any questions you might have as well

If you have the time and love to offer this extremely bright dog who can make you laugh for hours at his antics, PLEASE APPLY TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A RESCUE DOG VILLAGE DOG AND GIVE ONE A HOME. Our dogs deserve all that a committed family can offer. Make no mistake about it, this is one spectacular dog!

Please contact RescueDogVillage@yahoo.com and we will be happy to return your correspondence, but please submit the application now so we can have that information as a starting base for our dialogue.

THANK YOU FOR CONSIDERING RESCUE AS A MEANS OF WELCOMING YOUR NEXT FOUR-LEGGED FRIEND INTO YOUR LIFE!

ALL interested adopters MUST complete an application; agree to a vet reference check, phone interview and home visit. ALL family members MUST be in attendance for home visits - no exceptions. This helps us get to know everyone in the family so that we can help find the right dog for you.

Facts about CiCi

  • Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
  • Color: Tan/Yellow/Fawn
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: RDV190

Other Pets at Rescue Dog Village Guardian, Inc

Why Adoption is a Great Option

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

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