Missy - Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

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Organization Name: My Safe Place Pet Rescue, Inc
Location: Crestview, FL 32539
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(850) 902-5326


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Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Missy

Age: Senior
Color/Markings: Black
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 04/30/2016
Location: Crestview, FL 32539
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Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Likes to Vocalize Quiet
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Energy Level Low
Activity Level Not Active
Exercise Needs Not Required
Fence Required Any Type
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
Owner Experience Required Species
Other
  • Yard Required
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Missy was picked up by animal control and we rescued her from the kill shelter. She's so sweet that we had to save her. Missy is missing a front leg and she's a senior girl. She also has a fatty tumor which has been tested and is benign. She has vaccines up to date and is HW-. She deserves to have a comfortable loving home for the rest of her days. Please call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Missy. Her adoption fee is $75.

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    • Chiweenie Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Jesse

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      Breed: Chiweenie
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Dachshund / Mixed (short coat). Jesse is a an adorable little boy. He is a very sweet & friendly baby. Jesse's adoption fee is 150. He is current on vaccines, and will be neutered and microchipped at 4 months old. He will need to be adopted locally as vetting is not complete. Call 850-758-6509 if you'd like to meet Jesse.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Bella

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Mixed (short coat). Bella is a beautiful two year old Blue Heeler mix. She is also deaf. Bella is extremely loving & energetic. She would thrive in an environment with lots of land. Bella needs to be supervised around young children due to her high level of energy. It would be best if she went to a home with a large area for her to run. If you'd like to meet Bella please call Cindy at 850-902-5326
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    • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Beatrice

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      Breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (medium coat). Beatrice is a wonderful girl, just as you would expect of the breed. I believe that she was used for breeding and was not well cared for. She had to be shaved at the shelter because of her condition. Beatrice is no trouble at all and will be a wonderful companion for some lucky person or family. She came to us with a severe ear infection and I believe that may be the cause of her being deaf. Beatrice has been to the vet and is on heart medication which she will take for the rest of her life. She needs to go to a family with the means and time to devote to her care. She will still need spayed and she will be needing a dental as well. Beatrice will need to be adopted locally so that I can make sure that she has her additional vetting done. She has vaccines up to date and is HW-. She deserves to have a comfortable loving forever home. Please call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Beatrice. I love her and will be very picky about her new home. Her adoption fee is $250.
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    • Beagle-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Lillian

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      Breed: Beagle-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Baby
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Hound / Beagle / Mixed (short coat). Lillian is a very sweet girl. She's a bit shy at first but is a happy playful pup. She is spayed, microchipped and vaccines UTD. Her adoption fee is $150. Call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Lillian.
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    • Cocker Spaniel Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Jojo

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      Breed: Cocker Spaniel
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Cocker Spaniel (medium coat). Jojo is about 9 years old and came to us when his owner died. Jojo is a very sweet boy. He gets along with other dogs unless they are alpha and try to bully him, he ignores the cats and likes kids. He has some food aggression and should be fed separately or crated while eating. Jojo is gentle and would be a great companion. Adoption fee is $150; includes neuter, vaccines, heartworm test and microchip. Call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Jojo.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Sophia

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Cindy (tululasmom@aol.com) for more information about this pet. This is Sophia. She was a long termer with me and then was adopted 3 times and once again returned. This time her owner was going to have her put down because she digs out of the yard. Of course that was ridiculous and we weren't going to let that happen. Sophia is now about 3 years old and she's a WONDERFUL dog. House and crate trained, she does well with small dogs and children of all ages. She still needs work on her leash training and as you can see she has a lot of energy. Sophia needs a new FOREVER home which has been promised to her in the past but she has yet to find hers. Please share Sophia. She would be a great running buddy! Adoption fee is $125; includes spay, vaccines, and heartworm test [negative]. Call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Sophia.
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    • Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Martin

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Martin is about 2 years old and came to us with his 'brother', they were dumped at a kill shelter when their owner died. Martin is a very sweet boy. He requires a 6 ft chain link fence or a privacy fence that he can't climb. We don't know what his past was like but his front teeth are mostly gone. It looks like he was trying to escape a crate or kennel although he's been well behaved in both. Martin is gentle and would be a great companion. Adoption fee is $150; includes neuter, vaccines, heartworm test and microchip. Call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Martin.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Kharma

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Kharma came to us from a kill shelter after she was found starving and very thin. She was of course heartworm positive but has undergone the treatment and is now negative! We are estimating that she is about 2-3 years old. Kharma has what we can only assume was a 'home' ear cropping job. She gets along with male dogs or puppies but doesn't like the female dog in her foster home. She's very sweet and just a big baby but with any adult pit being place we suggest having pit experience. Adoption fee is $150; includes spay, vaccines, heartworm test [negative] and microchip. Call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Kharma.
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    • Boxer-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Daphne

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      Breed: Boxer-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Boxer / Mixed (short coat). Daphne came to us from a kill shelter. She is about 2-3 years old. Daphne is a 'people dog'. She doesn't care about other dogs and would rather be with her person. Daphne is not a runner, she will stay with you. She gets along with submissive dogs or puppies but will scuffle if challenged. She's very sweet and just a big baby. Adoption fee is $150; includes spay, vaccines, heartworm test [negative] and microchip. Call 850-902-5326 if you'd like to meet Daphne.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Crestview, FL

      Tiffany

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Crestview, FL
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Tiffany is a young adult pit mix. She is a very sweet (loves to snuggle) and VERY energetic girl who loves to run and play. She is known to play rough with other dogs (not mean) and needs a home with lots of room to run and a family that is patient and loving. She gets along well with cats and loves children. Adoption fees for dogs are $150. If you would like a meet and greet with any of our dogs or cats please call 850-902-5326.
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