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My name is Penguin!

Basset Hound Mix Puppy for adoption in Murphysboro, Illinois - Penguin

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Penguin's Info...

I am up to date with shots.

Penguin's Story...
My name is Penguin, I am approximately 4 months old. I am a male not neutered yet white and black basset mix. I have the typical basset features, short legs and a longer body.

I am not your typical wild pup, I am more mild mannered.

I was brought to the shelter by animal control on 10/24/07.

I am up to date on vaccinations and ready to be placed in a permanent loving home.

Facts about Penguin

  • Breed: Basset Hound Mix
  • Color: White - With Black
  • Age: Puppy
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Penguin, a Murphysboro Basset Hound puppy was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Basset Hound for sale in Murphysboro, or seeking a Basset Hound puppy from a breeder in Murphysboro.

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