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Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

My name is AJ!

Coonhound/Beagle Mix Puppy for adption in Sparta, New Jersey - AJ
Photo 1 - Coonhound/Beagle Mix Puppy for adoption in Sparta, New Jersey - AJ
Photo 2 - Coonhound/Beagle Mix Puppy for adoption in Sparta, New Jersey - AJ
Photo 3 - Coonhound/Beagle Mix Puppy for adoption in Sparta, New Jersey - AJ

Facts about AJ

  • Breed: Coonhound/Beagle Mix
  • Color: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
  • Age: Puppy
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male

AJ's Info...

I am already neutered and up to date with shots.

AJ's Story...
AJ is described by his foster Mom as a playful, happy pup who gets along with children. He is working on potty training and is halfway there. He does not mind using his crate and is walking well on a leash. He really is a happy pup who just loves being held like a baby. AJ is a beagle/hound mix. This sweet pup is searching for his forever home.

Interested in adopting? Please fill out our adoption application at

Adoption Process:
1.Fill out an application
2.Home Visit
3.Adoption contract & adoption fee

AJ's adoption fee is $150. This covers all age-appropriate shots and vetting.

Next Pet Adoption Events:

April 7-Petco, 275 State Route 10 East, Succasunna, NJ 07876 (11-2pm)

April 14-PetValu, 1885 New Jersey 57 #319 Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (11-2:30pm)

April 21-Petco, 275 State Route 10 East, Succasunna, NJ 07876 (11-2pm)

*We encourage you to put an application in prior to the event.

**If you are coming to the event to see a certain dog, please email ahead of time to make sure that dog will be there that day.

One Step Closer Animal Rescue is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Donations are TAX DEDUCTIBLE to the extent allowed by law. If you would like to make a donation to help us rescue more animals please send donations to PO Box 248, Sparta, NJ 07871. Please make your check payable to O.S.C.A.R.. All donations go directly to the care of the animals, we are strictly a volunteer based group. Thank you for helping us save as many lives as we can.

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

AJ, a Sparta Coonhound/Beagle puppy was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Coonhound/Beagle for sale in Sparta, or seeking a Coonhound/Beagle puppy from a breeder in Sparta.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Sparta 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 Sparta 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 Coonhound/Beagle breeders who help with Coonhound/Beagle rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Sparta paves the way for another one to be saved.