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
Nickname:

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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    • Pointer Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Rex

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      Breed: Pointer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: English Pointer / Labrador Retriever (short coat). Rex was born approx July 2013 and is 49 lbs. He was a stray picked up by the shelter. He likes to be with you. He is an active boy and would love to go for runs and hikes with his new owner. He has a high prey instinct. He is very active and needs an active family or a playful submissive friend. He needs a home with NO Dogs and 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 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. Pixie was born in approx. 2011 and is a female terrier mix. Pixie is very sweet and loving but is also a little shy. 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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    • Pekingese Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Taffy-Ann

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      Breed: Pekingese
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Pekingese (medium coat). Hi! My name is Taffy-Ann. I was born approx 2013. I am happy and playful, super affectionate, and a very sweet girl. I love to cuddle and snuggle, and give you lots and lots of kisses! I enjoy being carried around in your arms, and/or sitting on your lap while watching television or taking a snooze. My foster mom allows me on the furniture because I am so well behaved and act like a lady! I get along well with other dogs and have two new friends in my foster home that I enjoy hanging out with. I love to be near my humans and will follow you around the house to always be close by. When you come home I will greet you with a big smile, wagging tail, and want to jump in your arms to give you welcome home kisses. I am a petite 12.6 pounds. 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, gets along with other dogs, loves to go on walks, and walks well on leash. 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. 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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    • 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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    • Havanese Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Starla

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      Breed: Havanese
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Havanese (medium coat). Starla was born April 2005 and is purebred Havanese. 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 is an owner surrender as they did not have time for her. 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 was pregnant. She had 4 puppies, Joy, Spirit, Hero, and Courage. 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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    • Pomeranian-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Harley

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      Breed: Pomeranian-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Pomeranian / Mixed. 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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    • Baby Girl - Chihuahua Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 03/18/2016

      Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Simi Valley, CA

      Baby Girl

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Simi Valley, CA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua. Check our her video at http://youtu.be/sR70LX1TuFs Baby Girl was born approximately 2010. This little sweetie is very petite, weighing only 5 lbs. She is super sweet and would make a great lap dog!!. She is fine with other dogs but is not interested in playing. She prefers and loves to lounge on your lap. No cats. No small children due to her tiny size 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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