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Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

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Organization Name: Desoto Animal Rescue Society
Location: Horn Lake, MS
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Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Trip

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Black
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 08/13/2016
Location: Horn Lake, MS 38637
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Tags: Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats No
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Trip was playing possum on the side of the road and it worked, because a local animal rescuer stopped to check on him. He wasn’t injured, but was very eager to have human companionship and jumped right in her car to take a ride to the shelter where a DARS foster retrieved him and took him into foster care. Trip knows simple commands - sit, down, kennel, and shake. He is very intuitive and is the most compassionate dog his foster parents have ever seen. When another dog in the home isn’t feeling well or leaves the house for a trip to the vet, Trip is concerned and usually lays by the crate until his friend starts to feel better or returns home from the vet visit. He loves his humans just as much and tries to console them when they’ve had a rough day or if they are just tired. Trip is one of the sweetest, most loving dogs we’ve ever seen. He is also a great playmate. Trip will play well with a 155 pound English Mastiff and Rat Terrier that only weigh 15 -20 pounds, always careful not to step on anyone…….he’s very agile. Trip has been in our foster care for about 2 years. Trip has been neutered, he's on heartworm preventative, is housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with all size dogs. He isn’t good with cats, birds flying over the backyard, or squirrels. If you'd like more information, please call 662-342-9448, email info@desotoanimalrescue.org or submit a pre-adoption application here: http://desotoanimalrescue.org/dog-adoption-application.html and someone will contact you as soon as possible. Our adoption fee for dogs and puppies is $125.

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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      Stella

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Stella is 8 months old. She is a terrier mix. She loves to play and is full of herself. She is house trained, up to date on shots, and spayed. Stella start out life as a little puppy that was found hungry, covered with fleas, and running on a busy street. Now she is a happy and health young dog. She loves all her toys and enjoys belly rubs. We ask for a $125 adoption fee that helps pay for the vetting of other needy dogs and puppies, all of which come up to date on their vaccinations, are heartworm negative and are spayed or neutered. If you would like more information about this dog, please call 662-342-9448, email us at info@desotopetlovers.org or submit a pre-adoption application here: http://www.freewebs.com/desotopetlovers/dogadoptionapplication.htm and someone will contact you as soon as possible. Thank you
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    • Poodle (Miniature)-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      Max

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      Breed: Poodle (Miniature)-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Poodle (Miniature) / Mixed (medium coat). Max is a 10 year old grey and white owner surrendered miniature poodle mix. He is pretty low key and is happy bee- bopping around the house or playing in the yard. His foster home has young children, a senior dog, and two cats that he gets along great with. Max is overweight and is on a special diet to get those last pounds off. He walks very well on the leash and looks forward to his daily exercise. Max is about 18 inches tall and weighs about 45 lbs. although his goal weight is 30 lbs. Max is looking for his forever home, so please contact us for more information.
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    • Golden Shepherd Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      Farley

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      Breed: Golden Shepherd
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Golden Retriever / Mixed (medium coat). Farley was a little too much for the small apartment he was often left alone in, especially at his age. Gratefully, DARS had an opening so he didn't have to go to a horrible shelter. Farley is thriving in his foster home with lots of yard to run in and foster siblings to play and romp with. That's exactly the type of home this young, sweet dog needs. He would also do well with some sturdy kids to play with, tho he doesn't know his own strength and size sometimes, like a lot of young dogs. Farley is housebroken and has learned to walk on a leash, tho this is an ongoing need. Born June 2016, he loves to play and is eager to go on adventures with his humans. He gets along well with other dogs. He's well behaved in the home, but needs rules and boundaries like all young dogs. He would do great with someone who'll put the time into training him. Farley is up to date on his vaccinations and has now been neutered. He is heartworm negative and on preventative. If you would like more information about this sweet, playful boy, please call 662-342-9448; email: info@desotoanimalrescue.org or submit a no obligation pre-adoption application here: http://desotoanimalrescue.org/dog-adoption-application.html
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    • Rat Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      Tootsie

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      Breed: Rat Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Rat Terrier / Mixed (short coat). I'm a Snuggle Bug! This little girl is a snuggle bug in search of a lap to live in! Must be allowed on furniture and to sleep with her human. Tootsie is about 3 yrs old and thought to be a rat terrier mix. Tootsie is well behaved and loves affection. She's what is called a velcro dog since she wants to be with her human as much as possible and will follow you from room to room. Her favorite activity is snuggling under the covers next to her human and periodically going for a walk. She does love children and would need a yard to play keep away with them. Tootsie gets along well with most animals, though she can be territorial with resources (treats, toys, human attention) so she'd be best as an only dog or with a non-dominant one. Or, at the very least she needs a human aware of territorial and dominant behavior if she is to be with other dogs, especially larger ones. She is used to living with cats and unless they have something she might want, she pretty much ignores them. She doesn't bark indiscriminately, but is a great alarm system who would not be popular in an attached home (apartment, condo, etc). Tootsie is housebroken, leash trained and heartworm negative. She is microchipped and up to date on her vaccinations. If you have questions, please call 662-342-9448 or email us at info@desotoanimalrescue.org. You can also submit a no-obligation application here: http://desotoanimalrescue.org/dog-adoption-application.html to see if she might be a good fit for your family and/or set up a meet and greet.
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    • Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      ZCL Puppies

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      Breed: Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Jack Russell Terrier / Mixed (short coat). ****** Not DARS Puppies ****** For more information call 901-461-6688 ****** Not DARS Puppies ****** This brother and sister duo were born on May 7, 2017. They are now 12 weeks old, have received two sets of shots and have been dewormed. They are ready for their forever homes. They are both very playful and active. They love everyone they meet and would be overjoyed to have someone that would play with them and take them on walks. They need a fenced yard to be safe while they run and play. Check out all their pictures. They really show just how sweet and loving they can be. If you would like to give both or either of these puppies a home, please contact Minnie at 901-461-6688.
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    • Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      ZCL Zoe

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (medium coat). **** Not a DARS dog ******* Please contact the owner at danielcase@ymail.com or 901-605-1067if you are interested in Zoe. Hello my name is Zoe. I am 4 years old and looking for a new home. I am up to date on my shots and I am also heart worm negative. I love to cuddle with my human and if they let me, sleep with them. I love kids. I love other dogs. I am not so crazy about cats, but I could probably get used to them in time. I am an inside dog, but do love to go outside with my human. I love to walk and play. If you would like to give Zoe a new home, please contact the owner at daniel.case@medtronic.com
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    • Black and Tan Coonhound-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      ZCL Rex

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      Breed: Black and Tan Coonhound-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Black and Tan Coonhound / Mixed (short coat). **** This is not a DARS dog **** For more info call Joe 850-304-6421 or Jackie 231-578-8144 Or email jboettger@yahoo.com or jackierene@outlook.com This is Rex He's 5 years old. He is excellent with kids (and adults) of all ages. He was raised around babies and toddlers. He only barks when someone knocks or rings the doorbell and stops when you tell him to. He doesn't usually jump except when he's really excited and even then he stops when you say so. He is totally potty trained and doesnot have accidents. He holds it all day while we are at work. He's really friendly and loves to cuddle. While he loves to sunbathe and play outside, he is an indoor dog. He received a clean bill of health and got all his shots updated in May. His Rabies is good for 3 years. He is also neutered and chipped. We think he is part hound. He's a super good dog but we just don't give him the attention he deserves. If you can be his new family please call/text Joe 850.304.6421 or Jackie 231.578.8144 Or email jboettger@yahoo.com or jackierene@outlook.com
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    • Dachshund-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Horn Lake, MS, USA

      ZCL Gus

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      Breed: Dachshund-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Feist / Mixed (short coat). **** For more information on Gus call the number below **** **** Call this number for Gus 901-303-3881 **** **** This dog is not in the custody of DARS **** Hi my name is Gus and I am looking for my forever home, I love to cuddle and would really like to sleep under the covers to keep you warm at night. I have been neutered and have seen the vet recently. I love to put on my harness and go for walks. I also like to play ball. You should see me jump. I am house trained, but do need consistency and some behavioral training. If you would like to know more about Gus, please call 901-303-3881,
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