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Spanky - Siberian Husky (medium coat) Dog For Adoption
Siberian Husky Dog For Adoption in Cumming, GA, USA

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Organization Name: Releashed Rescue
Location: Cumming, GA
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Breed: Siberian Husky
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Spanky

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Black with White
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 06/18/2016
Location: Cumming, GA 30028
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Tags: Siberian Husky Dog For Adoption in Cumming, GA, USA
Physical Attributes
Eye Color Blue
Ear Type Erect
Tail Type Curled
Coat Length Medium
Shedding Amount High
Altered Yes
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
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Posted Breed: Siberian Husky (medium coat). Meet Spanky, a 5-7 year old, gorgeous husky boy. Spanky is so sweet and craves attention. He came with his friend Darla. both were living in a small pen outdoors. They are learning indoor manners but they are quick studies. They will do better in a home with lots of structure and consistency. Come out to one of our adoption events to meet them. Saturdays we are at Unleashed by Petco, 3605 Sandy Plains Rd. Marietta, GA from 11-3. Sunday we are normally at Roswell Petsmart, 12-4 this is on Crossville Road next to Trader Joes. Roswell is weather permitting so check our facebook page the morning of the event.

Siberian Husky

A.K.A. : Chukcha, Chuksha
Overview: The Siberian Husky is very similar in looks to the Alaskan Malamute, yet somewhat smaller in build and not quite as bold. Still, he needs a strong-willed owner who will stay in control. This dog loves to roam and explore, so he needs a nice big yard.
Breed Group: Working
Weight (lbs): male: 45-60, female: 35-50
Height (in): male: 21-23.5, female: 20-22
Colors: All colors from black to pure white.
Coat: Coat is double-layered and medium-length. The guard hairs of the outer coat are straight and somewhat smooth lying. The undercoat is soft and dense and of sufficient length.
Character: Siberian Huskies are not particularly good watch dogs, because they want to befriend everyone they meet. They love to roam and are full of energy and independence.
Temperament: This breed gets along well with other Huskies, but they need to be trained carefully if they're to be kept with other household pets. They will not get along with cats or other small animals, though they do well with children.
Care: Its coat needs brushing one or two times a week, daily during periods of heaviest shedding.
Training: This breed is very intelligent and independent. Handlers should take this into consideration and use patience and understanding during training.
Activity: The Siberian Husky needs to be involved in physical activities and requires a well-fenced yard. If they are not kept active, they can be very destructive and noisy.
Country of Origin: Russia
Health Issue: This breed is relatively healthy, but some have heart disease and eye problems, along with dermatitis.
Life Expectancy: 11-13

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    • Siberian Husky Dog For Adoption in Cumming, GA, USA

      King

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      Breed: Siberian Husky
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Siberian Husky (medium coat). Meet King! King came to us when his owner decided he could no longer care for him. He has spent his whole life living in a pen outdoors so everything is new to him. He's still a little on the shy side but is making huge strides in learning to adjust to his new found love and attention. King and Queen are wonderful dogs around 6-7 years. They will take some time to adjust to a new home. They came from an extreme neglect situation and are doing well with me but still skittish around new situations or people. It is amazing how resilient animals are! They were malnourished and living in a pen for years with little human contact. They love other dogs and will play for hours but will wait to come in the door until the coast is clear of humans. They do not love the human touch but will tolerate it and show no aggression when touched, just discomfort. King and Queen will thrive in a calm, quiet household with another dog and lots of love. King and Queen are very bonded and i fear might regress if separated.Come meet King and give him the home that he deserves.For more information: releashedrescue@gmail.com
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    • Siberian Husky Dog For Adoption in Cumming, GA, USA

      Queen

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      Breed: Siberian Husky
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Siberian Husky (long coat). King and Queen are wonderful dogs around 6-7 years. They will take some time to adjust to a new home. They came from an extreme neglect situation andare doing well with me but still is skittish around new situations or people. It is amazing how resilient animals are! They were malnourished and living in a pen for years with little human contact. They love other dogs and will play for hours but will wait to come in the door until the coast is clear of humans. They do not love the human touch but will tolerate it and show no aggression when touched, just discomfort. King and Queen will thrive in a calm, quiet household with another dog and lots of love. King and Queen are very bonded and i fear might regress if separated.
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    • English Foxhound Dog For Adoption in Cumming, GA, USA

      Jethro

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      Breed: English Foxhound
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Foxhound (short coat). Jethro showed up on our property on July 5th and was not able to defecate. We took him to the vet and they diagnosed him with anal hernias possibly caused by not being neutered. We neutered him and repaired the hernias and he is good as n ew! We even cleaned his teeth. Jethro refuses to bay at adoptions but when he sees an intruder, it is a beautiful sound! Jethro loves to snuggle and is around 10 but in great shape for an old man!
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