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My name is Rufus!
found a new home! Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.
Find a pet to adopt
I am housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.
Rufus was surrendered to the shelter in Jan. 2013 because the owner could no longer care for him. He is a very friendly and playful dog that gets along with kids and other dogs but we are not sure about cats. Rufus is around 8 months old and up to date on shots.
Facts about Rufus
Breed: Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow Mix
Color: Black - With White
Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Other Pets at Hancock County Animal Shelter
Why Adoption is a Great Option
Rufus, a New Manchester Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow for sale in New Manchester, or seeking a Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow dog from a breeder in New Manchester.
Rescues and shelter volunteers in New Manchester 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.
On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a New Manchester 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
You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home.
In fact, there are even Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow breeders who
help with Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow rescue. One puppy or kitten
adopted in New Manchester paves the way for another one to be saved.