Rusty - Labrador Retriever / Mixed Dog For Adoption
Labrador Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

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Date Listed: 12/26/2015
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Organization Name: Animal Rescue Volunteers
Location: Simi Valley, CA 93065
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(805) 579-8047


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Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Gender: Male Male
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Rusty

Age: Adult
Availability Date: 12/26/2015
Location: Simi Valley, CA 93065
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Physical Attributes
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Cats No
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed. Rusty was born approx 2005. He was surrendered by his owner after 8 years due to unknown reasons. He is a sweet elderly dog that needs a good home to live out the rest of his years. He walks good on leash with a gentle leader. No Cats. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R & R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.

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    • Chiranian Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Harley

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      Breed: Chiranian
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Pomeranian / Chihuahua / Mixed (medium coat). Harley was born approx 2011. He is a very devoted and loving little guy....but his devotion it seems is limited to one person in the household. He can be friendly and loving to others, but he has displayed overly protective tendencies to the one he has chosen as his.....even if that 'one' has a two legged significant other. We a looking for a single woman for this little guy, someone who is looking for a pint size shadow, a lap warmer and protector. A guardian who knows that she may need to seclude Harley in another room while having company, someone who will protect Harley and will understand and work around and work through some of his less desirable personality traits. He is happy go lucky at adoptions, he will hop from one lap to another lap to another lap through out the day. But once in a home, he doesn't want to share his person with another. He loves to sit in laps and gives little kisses and jumps to be picked up. His favorite treats are tortilla chips and ice cubes. Please consider Harley. He really is a sweet boy and so deserving of a home that will understand and love him for who he is. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Poodle (Miniature) Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Tiffany

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      Breed: Poodle (Miniature)
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Poodle (Miniature) (medium coat). Tiffany was born approx 2008. She is 12 lbs and was a stray picked up by the shelter. She has cataracts in one eye but that does not slow her down. She is very loving, plays with toys, loves to go on walks, and walks well on leash. NO other dogs and NO children. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Faith

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua (short coat). Faith was born approx June 2014. She was rescued from the shelter pregnant. She had two little boys, Chance and Joseph. She is shy but wants to be with people. She will not come to you, but can be picked up. She is low maintenance and learning to trust us. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Hope

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua (short coat). Hope was born approx December 2010. She was rescued from the shelter and we soon learned she was pregnant. She had 4 puppies, Joy, Spirit, Hero, and Courage, who all been adopted. Now Hope is hoping for her furever home. She is shy but sweet. She will come to you when called and likes to be held. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Chiweenie Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Noodles

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      Breed: Chiweenie
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Noodles was born in approx 2007. She was a stray picked up by the shelter. She was very pregnant when we rescued her from the shelter. She had two boys, Oscar and Mayer. She has been spayed and is ready for adoption. She is very sweet and loving! She likes people, cats, and other dogs. She is an easy keeper and is a joy to have around! She would make a great addition to a loving family!! Best in home with no small kids. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R & R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Havanese Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Starla

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      Breed: Havanese
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Havanese (medium coat). Starla was born April 2005 and is purebred Havanese. She is elderly but she doesn't act or look her age though. She gets along with other dogs, is friendly, affectionate, and loves to go on walks. She wants to be with you and next to you. She was used as a breeder dog. The breeder gave her up when they needed her no longer. She was adopted then they gave her up for unknown reasons. The 3rd home surrendered her to us as they did not have time for her. As a result of this bouncing around, she had anxiety which is now under control. Therefore, she needs a stable home environment. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Pixie

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (short coat). watch my video at: https://youtu.be/g0GbvYuPPJI Pixie was born in approx. 2011 and is a female terrier mix. Pixie is very sweet, good with kids, good with dogs, and loving. She is a very much an easy keeper. She loves people and attention and would make a great addition to a loving home! She arrived at the shelter with her sister, Trixie, who is also available for adoption, as their owner surrendered both of them with severe mange. The mange was so bad that she had lost all of her fur. Her fur is still growing back and the mange is gone. She is ready to find her forever home! Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Trixie

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Watch my video at: http://youtu.be/FDNEL8QG_HY Trixie was born approx 2011 and is a female terrier mix. She is very sweet, is always wagging her tail, always happy, good with kids, and is playful. She arrived at the shelter with her sister, Pixie, who is also available for adoption, as their owner surrendered both of them with severe mange. The mange was so bad that she had lost all of her fur. Her fur has grown back and the mange is completely gone! Unfortunately, a while ago she jumped wrong and broke her leg. It has completely healed though and she is ready to find her forever home! Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Pekingese Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Mindy

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      Breed: Pekingese
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Pekingese (medium coat). Check out her video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6m994SnQ6AU Mindy was born January 10, 2012. She is a purebred Pekingese, pedigree AKC, that was surrendered by her owners along with her sister, as they could no longer care for them. The two dogs spent the last several years outside on a 6x4 concrete slab and were not cared for very well. Mindy is the sweetest and most affectionate little girl, and is calm and easy going. She gets along with other dogs, and per her previous owner, "good with kids and adults". While we are still getting to know her, we can tell you she loves to cuddle and give kisses. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R and R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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    • Dachshund-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Rocket

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      Breed: Dachshund-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Mixed (short coat). Rocket was born approx Feb 2011 and weighs 12 lbs. He plays fetch, enjoys other dogs, loves to cuddle, and climb into laps. He loves belly rubs and hanging out with you. He was rescued from the shelter as a stray. No small children in the home. Stop by and meet our pets on SATURDAYS or if you are not able, email to arrange a convenient time to meet the pet. Adoption events are Saturday from 11 am to 3pm at R & R Pet Lifestyle and Supply at 2780 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley (SE corner of Tapo Canyon and Alamo), except holiday weekends. Please email (staff@arvsimi.org) ahead to make sure a particular pet will be at adoptions.
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