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Collie Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

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Date Listed: 11/28/2016
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Organization Name: Surry Animal Rescue
Location: Mount Airy, NC
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Breed: Collie Mix
Gender: Female Female
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Veronica

Age: Young
Color/Markings: Brown/Chocolate
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 11/28/2016
Location: Mount Airy, NC 27030
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Tags: Collie Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

Collie Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

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Coat Length Medium
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Dogs Yes
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Posted Breed: Collie / Mixed (medium coat). 10/16 UPDATE: Veronica is still available, she is the darker dog in the 1st picture. Betty was adopted. We have been asked to help find homes for 2 Collie mix females that are 6 months old. The dogs are sisters and need a home either together or separate. We are waiting for more information, but wanted to get their pictures up in case anyone is interested. They are sweet girls and get along with each other. If you would like to meet them please fill out an application.

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      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Breed: Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
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      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Age: Adult
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      Location: USA
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