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Hanna / Video - Elkhound / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Mutt Dog For Adoption in Sistersville, WV, USA

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Organization Name: Olive Branch Animal Rescue & Refuge, Inc.
Location: Sistersville, WV 26175
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Breed: Mutt
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Hanna / Video

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Brown/Chocolate with White
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 10/06/2017
Location: Sistersville, WV 26175
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Mutt Dog For Adoption in Sistersville, WV, USA

Physical Attributes
Eye Color Copper
Ear Type Semi-erect
Tail Type Long
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Likes to Vocalize Some
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Dogs No
OK with Cats No
Energy Level High
Activity Level Highly Active
Exercise Needs High
Fence Required Any Type
Other
  • Yard Required
  • Leash Trained
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Playful
  • Timid
  • Affectionate
  • Eager to Please
  • Gentle
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Elkhound / Mixed (short coat). EST. D.O.B: 1/11/2011 More about me: Hanna is a nice dog she is timid when first approaching her. Once she has met you she is willing to socialize with you. She would do best in a loving home, where she feels loved and secure. Hanna loves the outside and loves the winter. She will act like a snow plow running in it. Hanna was dumped off with her litter mates and has never been given a chance to have a loving forever family that she deserves. Please if you have room in your heart and home consider adopting this sweet girl. If you’re interested in Hanna go to www.olivebranchwv.org and fill out an online application. Someone will get back to you ASAP. You can also come and visit her, or just give a call to get more information 304-652-1010

A.K.A. : A mongrel, mixed-breed dog
Overview: A mongrel, mutt, or mixed-breed dog, is a dog that is not the result of breeding within an existing breed or to modify or create a breed and belongs to no breed. In the United States, the term "mixed-breed" is a favored synonym over "mongrel" among many who wish to avoid negative connotations associated with the latter term. The implication that such dogs must be a mix of defined breeds may stem from an inverted understanding of the origins of dog breeds. Pure breeds have been, for the most part, artificially created from random-bred populations by human selective breeding with the purpose of enhancing desired physical, behavioral, or temperamental characteristics. Dogs that are not purebred are not necessarily a mix of such defined breeds. Therefore, among experts and fans of such dogs, "Mongrel" is still the preferred term.
Breed Group: Unspecified
Country of Origin: Unknown

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    • Boxer-Great Dane Mix Dog For Adoption in Sistersville, WV, USA

      Booth

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      Breed: Boxer-Great Dane Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer / Great Dane / Mixed (medium coat). Owner Relinquish Hi, my name is Booth. A nice boy rescued me from another home where I was being neglected. He loved and fed me but realized he couldn't give me the proper care I needed. He loved me enough to bring me to the Olive Branch where I would receive the care I deserve. I am still a little shy from changing homes again but I am a very loving dog. I prefer to be the only pet in a family, I want all the attention. Won't you give me a chance and a loving forever home? sv
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      Sparky

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      Breed: Beagle-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Beagle / Mixed. Hi, my name is Sparky. I was a stray dog and stayed at a nice couples' house until they brought me to the Olive Branch to stay. I am receiving lots of love and care here. I am still a little shy from moving around but once I get to know someone, I am very loveable. I am looking forward to finding my forever family. SV
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      Chase

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      Breed: Beagle-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Beagle / Mixed (short coat). Chase is a very nice dog, He has a very high energy level and loves to run and play. He is good with kids, teenagers would be the best as his energy level would be a little to much for small children without supervision. If you are interested you can log onto our website, click on forms and applications. Our adoption review board will get back to you within 24 hours.
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      Rascal

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      Breed: Collie-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Collie / Mixed. Rascal is a wonderful dog that placed in a kill shelter after his owner passed away. He was really scared and unsure when he first came to obarr but he has started to trust us and is doing much better now. Rascal has already been neutered,4Dx tested and had his first set of shots. Please give this handsome guy a loving home.
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    • Bulldog-Golden Retriever Mix Dog For Adoption in Sistersville, WV, USA

      Peaches

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      Breed: Bulldog-Golden Retriever Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: English Bulldog / Golden Retriever / Mixed. Peaches is a wonderful dog with a great personality. Peaches has already been spayed, 4 Dx tested and fully vaccinated. If you are looking for a dog that would be a wonderful family pet Peaches is the dog for you.
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      Chopper

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chocolate Labrador Retriever / Mixed (medium coat). Hi, my name is Chopper. My owner brought me to the Olive Branch because he could not take care of me anymore and knew I would get a lot of love and care here. I'm a sweet guy and I love to run and play. Won't you consider giving me a loving forever home? SV
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    • Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Sistersville, WV, USA

      D.O.G.

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      Breed: Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Coonhound (short coat). D.o.g is a very handsome guy that would make a wonderful family pet. He is very active and curious. He is current on vaccinations. He loves walks and especially treats. Won't you consider giving this guy a loving home?
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      Kira

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      Breed: Border Collie-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Border Collie / Mixed (short coat). We all have bad days. My worst day was when my parents had to give me up. Kira is a really sweet dog that loves to play and run around. She is already spayed,Heartworm tested and current on all her shot. Kira is very shy when she meets someone new. Kira would do best in a home without small children. Kira is also very wary of men. She would do best in an all female household. Please give this sweet dog a loving forever home. If you’re interested in Kira go to www.olivebranchwv.org and fill out an online application. Someone will get back to you ASAP. You can also come and visit her, or just give me a call to get more information 304-652-1010
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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Humans do dumb things. Like leaving their pets in the back yard when they move! Sweet Pea is a rescue. She was kept tied outside with no access to food or water. Her name says it all. She is one of the sweetest dogs we have had. Sweet Pea is a loving, social dog. She loves toys and belly rubs. She gets along with most dogs and would rather not live with cats. Sweet Pea needs a loving forever home with an active individual or family. Please consider giving this wonderful girl the home she deserves.
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      Rusty / Vide...

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). EST. D.O.B: 01/22/2003 More about me: Rusty is a good boy, he has been with us for a while now and would really like to have a forever home and family to call his own. Rusty can sometimes be a bit cautious when meeting new people, but once he knows you he is very loving and loyal. He does well with female dogs and some male dogs are ok too. Rusty is ok with cats and should do fine with some farm animals. We say Rusty is not house broken, but he does not go potty in his kennel area if let out into the play area or walked. Rusty walks very well on a leash. He is very smart and willing to learn so I don’t believe housetraining would be an issue. Rusty would do best in a home with adults & older children. Rusty is active but not hyper he requires some exercise but not as mush as a younger dog. Some play time in a fenced yard or just a nice walk would be enough and the he could be couch potato. If you’re looking for a great dog that is out of the puppy stage and would be loving and very loyal please consider adopting Rusty. If you’re interested in Rusty go to www.olivebranchwv.org and fill out an online application. Someone will get back to you ASAP. You can also come and visit him, or you can call and find out more information. 304-652-1010
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