Brindle Pop - Plott Hound Dog For Adoption
Plott Hound Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

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Organization Name: Georgia Canine Rescue and Rehabilitation
Location: Cochran, GA 31014
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Breed: Plott Hound
Gender: Male Male
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Brindle Pop

Age: Senior
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 04/30/2016
Location: Cochran, GA 31014
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Physical Attributes
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
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  • Housetrained
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Was the Dog Found No
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  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Plott Hound. Brindle Pop is around 8yrs, 70lbs. He is fully vetted but is heart worm positive and has been on slow kill, monthly treatment. He is crate, house and leash trained. He gets on with other dogs but is male dominate so not good with other large, dominate males. Not sure about cats. He loves everyone. He has an oddly set jaw due to an old broken jaw. He is terrified of thunderstorms. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs.

Plott Hound

A.K.A. : Plott, Plotthund
Overview: The Plott hound was bred by the Plott family beginning in the mid 1700s. The breed was used for tracking raccoons and bear in the mountains. The breed is seen only in the eastern USA and is generally used by hunters.
Breed Group: Hound
Weight (lbs): 51-60
Height (in): 20-24
Colors: brindle and blue
Coat: The coat is short and thick
Character: The Plott hound is clever, loyal and loving.
Temperament: The Plott hound gets along very well with children and other dogs.
Care: The Plott hound needs to be bathed infrequently and brushed occasionally. Keep the ears clean to avoid infections.
Training: The Plott hound should be given obedience and leash training. If used for hunting, it should be trained for this purpose.
Activity: This breed needs a lot of exercise. They like to run in open spaces, but should be kept a fenced yard to prevent them from tracking animals and getting lost.
Country of Origin: USA
Health Issue: Gastric problems from over eating; can be avoided by giving smaller quantities of food more often and waiting before exercise after meals.
Life Expectancy: 12-14

More About Plott Hound Breed
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      Larry

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      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Retriever / Mixed. Larry is a male, 1 year old, and weigh approx 50 pounds. Described as very active, playful, likes to be touched, likes men and women. If interested in this handsome boy contact us at pittieprotector@yahoo.com All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs.
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      Jackobee

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / American Bulldog. Jackobee is a handsome boy. He is good with other dogs and crate trained. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Roger Rabbit...

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier. Meet oour boy Roger Rabbit. Roger is absolutely the best! He is definitely NOT a dominate dog. Plays very well with others. Roger would do well with an active family or being a lazy couch potato. Either lifestyle works for Roger. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Kylie

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the de
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Happy

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Ash

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Belgian Shepherd Malinois. Ash is about 9 years old, 70 lbs, crate trained, house broken and leash trained. She is fine with other dogs but does not like to play with younger dogs. She just wants to sit by you and have her belly rubbed. She loves to ride and go to PetSmart and meet new people. She loves kids and likes to lick them in the face and she is tall enough to do so. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Sally Sue

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Oh sweet, beautiful Sally Sue! Sally Sue was rescued from a kill shelter. Apparently her life prior to the pound was years of being bred...surely used to make her owner money, then dumped when they long longer needed her. She is a very sweet girl and because of her hard life her teeth are worn (or filed) down causing her tongue to stick out in the front. Of course we think this just adds to her personality. If interested contact us about adopting her today! All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask! Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs
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    • Pointer-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Tina

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      Breed: Pointer-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Pointer / Mixed (short coat). Tina is a very sweet, mild mannered girl. She enjoys love and lounging around. She is quiet and would be good in a home looking for a laid back loving pooch. She is currently in a foster home with other dogs, and kids. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask!Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs
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    • Daisy - Chihuahua Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 04/30/2016

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      Daisy

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua. Daisy is a little senior Chihuahua mix looking for a retirement home. This little girl is about 10 years old and was surrendered to an animal shelter when her owners could no longer provide her the care she deserves. She is good with other dogs and very sweet. Interested in adding this senior lady a home to live out her years in comfort? Contact us today at pittieprotector@yahoo.comAll GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask!Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs.
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    • Bonz - Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 04/30/2016

      Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Cochran, GA

      Bonz

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      Breed: Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Cochran, GA
      Posted Breed: Bull Terrier. We are guessing Bonz is around 9 years old, 55 lbs. She is crate trained, house broken and leash trained. She is partially blind in one eye due to an old injury but it does not bother her. She gets on with other dogs, not sure about cats. She loves everyone but has not been aorund small kids so not sure about them. All GCRR Dogs are tested for temperament, completely vetted, on heartworm preventative, microchipped, dog friendly, and come with a 30 day FREE insurance policy!! We can cat test and kid test any dog, please ask!Can't adopt me? Why not sponsor! Become a Doggie Guardian Angel today! Our medical bills are at an all-time high and even a $5 donation can help take some of my friends off the streets, treat their wounds and heal their hearts. Please think about a tax-deductible donation today! Thanks for helping us help all the deserving dogs
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