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Organization Name: Southeast German Shepherd Rescue
Location: Morrisville, NC
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Breed: German Shepherd Dog
Gender: Female Female
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Roxie 2015

Availability Date: 02/24/2017
Location: Morrisville, NC, 27560
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German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

Physical Attributes
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids No
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Activity Level Slightly Active
Fence Required Not Required
Obedience Training Needs Training
Other
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Fetch
  • Likes to Play with Toys
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Affectionate
  • Eager to Please
  • Intelligent
  • Gentle
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Was the Dog Found No
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Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog. If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. There but by the Grace of God, go I. These are my thoughts as I have prepared to take this precious dog into SGSR. There are some owner surrenders that we cannot wait to get our hands on because we know that they have been mistreated, starved, abused, neglected, etc. But this dog......but this dog...... would have had a long and happy forever life with her Momma, had it not been for life situations that are beyond everyone's control. This woman waited on me to take her girl, because she was committed to giving her to SGSR, because she knew that we would find Roxie the best home that we could. This girl has been well taken care of her whole life. We know her whole life history. When you lose your husband, lose your job, and lose your home, you are not in a good situation to be able to keep your dogs. No harsh words here. This woman has tried. She has waited 6 weeks for us to find a spot in our foster network (we can ALWAYS use more fosters!) Now, on to Roxie's story..... Roxie is a 5 1/2 year old long coated GSD. She has not gotten a lot of exercise lately because she didn't have a yard to play in for the past couple of years. She does have a few pounds to lose. She is good with other dogs, but best with dogs her own size, or a bit smaller. No yappy, hyper dogs should be in the home with her, because she is nervous around them. She loves people, and is a velcro dog that will follow her person everywhere. She doesn't do well around small children, but a child that is 12 or above would work out fine, and she would love a family member who is willing and able to play fetch with her! She does pull on a leash a bit when you first start walking, but this is easily corrected with training. She will not do well around cats. She is fine in the car on rides. She doesn't mind thunderstorms, but does not like fireworks. She hates a crate, but one is not needed, because she is potty trained, and good in the home. She loves to spend time out in the yard. She sits nicely for her food. She is a really easy dog, and doesn't bark much at all. If you are drawn to help this girl who has lost her home, please let your adoption coordinator know or fill out an adoption application at: www.southeastgermanshepherdrescue.com. Roxie is being fostered near Johnson City, TN. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .

German Shepherd Dog

A.K.A. : German Shepherd, Alsatian, Alsatian Wolf Dog, Berger Allemand, Deutscher Schäferhund
Overview: The German Shepherd is unmatched in character and courage. These dogs make great companions because they are loyal and have the heightened senses of an excellent watch dog. At the same time, they can be gentle and playful companions for children.
Breed Group: Herding
Weight (lbs): 75-95
Height (in): male: 24-26, female: 22-24
Colors: Most colors, other than white, are permissible.
Coat: Dense, straight or slightly wavy, harsh, close lying of medium length.
Character: German Shepherds are very intelligent, loyal, and obedient. These dogs are known for their bravery and protective nature.
Temperament: This breed is very territorial, making them among the least likely of breeds to run away. They are also excellent watch dogs. This breed gets along fine with children and other animals, as long as proper socialization has taken place.
Care: The German Shepherd requires grooming with a special comb to remove dead hairs.
Training: This breed is a well-known eager pupil. They respond well to your voice, so training can be quick and impressive.
Activity: German Shepherds need to keep busy, so they are very well suited to some type of work and a good amount of exercise.
Country of Origin: Germany
Health Issue: This breed is prone to hereditary disease, such as hip and elbow dysplasia, blood disorders, digestive problems, epilepsy, chronic eczema, and keratitis.
Life Expectancy: about 13

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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Tilley

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. ~~Hi! My name is Tilley. I am a 6 year old German Shepherd with a big heart and tons of life in left in me. I live with my humans and 3 furry things called cats. They don't bother me and I don't bother them. Mom and Dad tried to get me to play fetch, but I just watched one of the cats do it for me. I have more fun watching her chase the ball and bring it back. We don’t play together, but we do peacefully co-exist with each other and that makes the whole household a fun and safe place to be. I am very affectionate and will give you a ton of kisses, if you give me the opportunity. I am very attached to all of my humans and am a textbook velcro GSD. I came to my humans as a foster when my original human daddy passed away suddenly. Boy, my world was lost for a while. I came to my foster home with little, if any, formal training, but they sent me to school and I have mastered a number of commands. I am still a work in progress, but with love and support, I have become a more relaxed dog. I am really smart and I pick up on direction very quickly and do very well with it. I like to chase me some small critters, so I make the squirrels, chipmunks, possums and flying squirrels earn the meals they get from my humans’ bird feeder. I do not chase deer. They are just too fast and no fun. I am not much of a barker and mind my manners pretty well. Guys will like me, because I REALLY like riding in trucks (shotgun, of course) and I belch. Now, if I could only learn how to drink beer and scratch myself… Belly rubs are a real favorite for me. Just give me a belly rub and we are friends forever! If you don’t rub my belly enough, I will let you know pretty quickly. I've not lived with any little humans, but I'm fine with the ones I've met. They are kind of cute. I do NOT like door bells and the garbage man’s backing-up signal upsets me. I can become very protective of my humans when new people come to our home. I will need proper and supervised introductions until I know they are A-OK. I have NO food aggression, but I do miss my mom and dad when they leave the house. So, I would appreciate it if I find a family that someone works from home or retired, so I can be with you ALL the time. I am house-trained and have learned to walk VERY well with a leash. My favorite things to do are to go on walks, catch doggie treats tossed in my direction, chill out in the yard and spend time with my humans. I need some Shepherd people with lots of love and take the time to show me how to meet new people and dogs, so I know they are not going to hurt me or my humans. I am a very good dog and will always love and protect you-I promise! Won't you please give me a furever home? I am currently being fostered in Glade Valley, NC, which sits in the mountains near the VA border. If you think Tilley would be a great fit for your family, please fill out an application or contact your adoption coordinator. If you do not yet have an adoption coordinator, please complete an adoption application at southeastgermanshepherdrescue.com. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Bonita

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. Hi there! Bonita is my name and chasing tennis balls is my game! I am a 7 year old, solid black, gorgeous, female GSD. My original owner purchased me from a breeder but had to find me a new home due to financial hardships. I am about 82 lbs and very athletic. I love to go on car rides and walks/runs every opportunity that I get. I’m very protective of my house and will alert to strange noises or people. No cats or small dogs for me but I love to play with medium to large dogs. I would be happy to have older children in my forever home but no young children please...I'm afraid of them. I love to chase (especially tennis balls), toys, cats, squirrels, lights ...just about anything that moves. I have been working on my confidence since I'm a little timid in new situations. Because of this, I prefer to be around older children. I walk very well on a leash and know my commands, even a few in German. I am completely housebroken and love to sleep in my crate or dog bed but I do have a tendency to sneak on the furniture when no one is home...don't tell my foster! I am very energetic and full of life and if you have treats I will be your best friend. Are you my new family? I'm being fostered in Elon, NC! Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Mallory

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. Hello! My name is Mallory, am about 2 to 2 1/2 years old and weigh around 60 pounds. I am a smaller girl in size but massive in personality! I had a rough start when I first came into the SGSR. I was found in Memphis and was believed to have been hit by a car. I suffered a broken rear leg and have permanent radial nerve damage to one of my front legs. My back leg has healed, and while I get around fine, I just limp a bit. My front paw will always be curled in and I will probably never regain feeling from the elbow down. I do, however, use my front leg to hold my bones or favorite toys. I LOVE to play. I play pretty much all day. My foster sisters, both GSDs, are the best play buddies. I love to ‘talk’, and while other dogs may take this the wrong way, it’s completely harmless. My foster mom tells me all the time that I am smarter than her two other German Shepherd Dogs, but I am not allowed to tell them that. I walk really well on a leash but will take an occasional break as all that walking occasionally wears me out a little. I know how to sit, stay (sort of), and I wait to eat my food until you give me the okay. I LOVE people! I am a bit cautious at first but will bond really quickly with my humans. My foster mom has a cat, and I don’t know what it is about that cat, but I can’t get enough of it. My mom thinks I would not do good in a house with a cat or small pet like a bunny because I am just way too curious. I would do great with a confident fur sibling about my size or larger. I LOVE kids and would do great with them if they are old enough to know how to properly interact with me. I do well in a crate and will let you know when I need to go outside to go potty. My personality is HUGE and SASSY! I make funny noises and my foster mom laughs all the time at me. I love belly rubs and snuggling in bed with you. If you think I am the dog for you, let me know! I am ready for my forever home!! If you’re interested in making me part of your family, contact your adoption coordinator. If you’re not already approved to adopt and in VA, NC or MD, you can find our adoption application here (be sure to read the FAQ section): www.southeastgermanshepherdrescue.com . I am being fostered in Virginia Beach, VA. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Susan

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Mixed (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. Meet Susan, mom to the Irish litter! She and her babies were found on the side of the road and brought to a rural animal shelter. Susan was an exceptional mama, but those days are over! She has been spayed is ready for her forever home! She is around 2-3 years old and 55 lbs so she is more of a “compact” pup. Her foster dad is confident she's a GSD/Lab mix. Susan is house trained, crate trained, reasonable on a leash, rides well in a car, takes treats gently and has gained some much-needed weight since weaning her pups. Susan was determined to get her pre-puppy body back and through a rigorous regiment of Yoga, wrestling and ball chasing, you can't even tell she had puppies. Very smart, bonds quickly, learns instantly, wants to know and be part of everything going on and is very sweet, lovable and cuddly. She LOVES playing with the young male GSD in her foster home and is good with other dogs. She loves to play with toys and has learned to fetch, but only with the Orange Ball. Anything else is beneath her. Susan will need someone who can slowly expose her to the world, as she is still unsure of new situations. She also needs someone who can take the time to let her know what they expect of her because if this uncertainty. With calm guidance, she has already become a much more confident and happy dog. With continued obedience and patience, she is going to blossom quickly. She may be small, but she takes her job of guard dog very seriously! In the house, she will require proper introductions to new people. Susan has a very high prey drive so she cannot go to a house with cats and she will require a fenced in yard. Susan is being fostered in Newport News, VA Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Tucker

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. Meet Tucker! Tucker is approximately 8 years old and he is a very well mannered gentleman. Tucker is housebroken and crate trained although he can be trusted to be free in the house when his humans are away. He seems to have had a rough life so far, his teeth are worn all the way down and we are working on putting some weight on him since he is a bit thin. Tucker is an awesome dog and gets along well with the other dogs, is good with kids and always loves for someone to pet him. He is a bit shy when meeting new people, especially men, but warms up quickly. His current fur siblings are a very grumpy Pomeranian, a miniature pinscher and a female GSD. Although he gets along well with the little dogs, he does seem to have a prey drive, so it would probably be best if he is in a house with smaller dogs that they are on the calmer side and also an owner that will show him his place in the pack. Tucker has had a couple sleepovers in homes that have cats and was a bit too interested, so we think it would probably be best if there were no cats in his forever home. So far Tucker is not too interested in playing with toys, but he does love a good pig ear or bully stick. He also loves to go for walks and car rides. He is just an all around sweet dog that has just the right amount of energy to go out and do things but also just chill on the floor next to his human. Please consider giving Tucker a forever home where he can be loved and spoiled. If you are interested in meeting Tucker, please contact your adoption coordinator. If you are not yet approved and are in our adoption territory of VA, NC or MD, you can complete an application here (be sure to read the FAQ section!): www.southeastgermanshepherdrescue.com. Tucker is being fostered in Portsmouth, VA. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Oakley

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. If anyone has a applicant thats amazing and looking to care for a special needs boy, please remember Oakley! He is just the sweetest and so much deserves his own family. Here is his bio My name is Oakley! I am a stunning three year old GSD male that weighs 80lbs. I love people and wonderful around children! My foster mom says if I could talk , boy would have an amazing story to tell. My foster mom & dad call me the Survivor! I have survived many odds against me. Not only did I survive getting out of a kill shelter , I went through Heart worm treatment and survived an accident. My terrible accident left me with a one inch stair step fractured back. Vet told me I should have not survived such an event but I did! When I first came to my foster home, I hopped around and had trouble with steps but after months of healing I walk, run and have no issues with steps! The accident however left me incontinent. Which means I can not hold my bowels or urine. My foster mom keeps me clean and dry which is important and my new family will need to do the same. I currently walk around free range. Wearing diapers could cause issues like infections so my foster family found it best for me to be free range. I sleep in a stable like environment in shavings with my own AC. I don't mind this as long as I can play with my fellow dogs during the day. Currently I only wear diapers if I travel in the car to the vet. I might add I am a very good travel buddy! I enjoy the sun and rolling around in the backyard searching for passing squirrels, birds and playing fetch. I am so excited in the mornings I do nonstop circles until I get out the door. I am mostly caught sleeping on my back with my feet in the air. What can I say I am a happy boy! I am a very sweet and not a very good guard dog . I just love everyone! I only bark at cats and I do get a little excited when they are around. I get along with other dogs but will bark before intro. I do that because I'm excited to meet them! I can not wait to meet my very special forever family that will be there for me during the day and help me with the special needs I have. My ideal home would be a farm environment or someone that could give me the space I need to walk around and be around other animals free range and be me. I have a long life to live and so much love to give. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Shari and La...

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. Hello SGSR friends. My name is Shari and this is my sidekick Lambchop. We are best buddies and are in need of a forever home. I am 5 year old female German Shepherd and love to play with Lambchop, who is a 5 year old Jack Russell Terrier mix. We race each other around, play peekaboo under the bed and wrestle a lot. It's our favorite thing to do besides go on walks. We came to SGSR from a hoarding situation and were initially separated. This was horrible for me! I didn't want to eat or play, but one day they walked Lampchop by my kennel and I went bezerk! I was sooo excited to see him! They decided to put us together and I got back to my old self in no time. Needless to say we come as a package deal. Basically you get the best of both worlds: a pretty GSD, if I do say so myself, and an adorable lap dog. Due to our situation we didn't get a lot of training so we would definitely need some to polish off our skills. We do great on leash but when I see another dog, I want to go say hello. I'm not aggressive just super friendly. Lamchop could care less about the other dogs. We are also crated as we can't be trusted alone in the house just yet, but training will help with that. Lambchop loves to steal socks, not sure why, but at least he doesn't chew on them. He just rolls on them. He also has dragged off a shoe or two in the beginning - he's such a fashionista! We also LOVE to give kisses and be with our humans! We just can't help ourselves because we are so happy to be in a better place. We are great with kids but prefer 5 and up since we are active and might knock a younger one down when we are playing. Cats - umm preferably not. I'm not sure how we would be. We really need to be the only animals in the house. I have gotten protective over Lambi in the past - nothing bad, I just don't want to share him. We have two foster brothers (two legged ones) that adore us and we play catch with them and go on walks. We sleep next to each other on a bed on the floor in the room with our foster mom. OH, I cant forget to mention I love the hose in the backyard! I'm sure that's not a surprise but yep, water is AWESOME! I'm sure I would love a lake or something like that but I don't remember if I have been to one. I helped my foster mom one day while she was doing yard work by trying to get the leaf blower - wind in the mouth is the best!! Lambi prefers to stay away from loud things like that, though. We are adorable, funny and super sweet. I do bark when people come around the house and sometimes Lambi chimes in, but not often. He leaves that job up to me lol! We do love to follow our foster mom around the house; upstairs, downstairs doesn't matter. All in all we are wonderful and would love to find an active forever home. If you think you can offer us our forever home, please work with your adoption coordinator. If you are not yet approved to adopt but are interested in adopting us, please fill out an application at southeastgermanshepherdrescue.com. We are being fostered near Charlotte, NC. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • Jack Russell Terrier Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Lambchop and...

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      Breed: Jack Russell Terrier
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Jack Russell Terrier / Jack Russell Terrier / Mixed (short coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. ~~Hello SGSR friends! My name is Lambchop and this is my BFF Shari. We are best buddies and are in need of a forever home. I am a 5 year old male Jack Russell Terrier mix and Shari is a 5 year old female German Shepherd. Imagine my surprise when I learned that I am not a German Shepherd! Thankfully, the nice volunteers with SGSR didn't hold that against me! Shari and I love to play. We race around with each other, play peekaboo under the bed and wrestle a lot. It's our favorite thing to do besides go on walks. We came to SGSR from a hoarding situation and were initially separated. This was horrible for my sister, Shari! She didn't want to eat or play, but one day they walked me past her kennel and she went bezerk! She was sooo excited to see me! They decided to put us together and she got back to her old self in no time. Needless to say we come as a package deal. Basically you get the best of both worlds: an adorable lap dog, if I do say so myself, and a beautiful German Shepherd. Due to our situation we didn't get a lot of training so we would definitely need some to polish off our skills. We do great on leash but when Shari sees another dog, she wants to say hello. She's not aggressive, just super friendly. Me? I could care less about the other dogs. We are also crated as we can't be trusted alone in the house just yet, but training will help with that. I have to admit that I love to steal socks. I don't know why I do that... I don't chew on them but I do love to roll on them. When I first got to my foster home, I also dragged off a shoe or two - I'm such a fashionista LOL! We also LOVE to give kisses! We just can't help ourselves because we are so happy to be in a better place. We are great with kids but prefer 5 and up since we are active and might knock a younger one down when we are playing. Cats - umm preferably not. I'm not sure how we would be. We really need to be the only animals in the house. Shari has gotten protective over me in the past - nothing bad but she just doesn't want to share me. Can you blame her?! We have two foster brothers (two legged ones) that adore us and we play catch with them and go on walks. We sleep next to each other on a bed on the floor in the room with our foster mom. Shari helped our foster mom one day while she was doing yard work by trying to get the leaf blower. While Shari loves wind in her mouth, I prefer to stay away from loud things like that. We are adorable, funny and super sweet. Shari barks when people come around the house and sometimes I chime in, but not often. I leave that up to Shari lol! We do love to follow our foster mom around the house; upstairs, downstairs doesn't matter. All in all we are wonderful and would love to find an active forever home. If you think you can offer us our forever home, please work with your adoption coordinator. If you are not yet approved to adopt but are interested in adopting us, please fill out an application at southeastgermanshepherdrescue.com. We are being fostered near Charlotte, NC.. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

      Shep

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. Help! I’m a puppy trapped in a 14-year old body! My name is Shep, and I am just about the sweetest thing you can imagine. I love to chase the ball, play tug, carry and play with the jolly ball, follow you around, be brushed, be scratched/petted, and want to share whatever you are eating.I am housetrained. I pull on a leash and am away stronger that you think I’d be. My mom walks me on a pinch collar and I do well on that, especially when I see other dogs. Sometimes we walk up to 2 miles at a time (up to 3 miles a day). I get along great with other dogs (in the house/yard), and people of all ages.I am not neutered, and am told that I’m too old at this point to risk it. I have cataracts, and havemedicine for that. I also have some mild/moderate hip dysplasia, but I don’t let that slow medown. For the first week at my foster mom’s house, I didn’t want to use the back steps (my nails were a little long, and foster mom is working on this), so I just jumped off and on the deck (about 20 inches). I can get up and down the carpeted stairs in my foster mom’s house without a problem. Sometime when my hips are tired, I will sleep downstairs at night. My foster mom has a nice orthopedic dog bed upstairs and downstairs for wherever I decide to sleep. I always sleep through the night, and have done fine in the house on the days when mom has to work longer hours.Don’t think that because I am old, that I’m quiet! I have a lot of personality/spunk and want tomake sure that you know I’m there. If I think you need to pay attention to me, I’ll just sit there and bark. With my cataracts, I sometimes think that I see things outside, so I’ll bark just in case.I am being fostered in Yorktown, VA. If you live in Maryland, Virginia, or North Carolina, and are an approved adopter, please contact Southeast German Shepherd Rescue. Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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    • German Shepherd Dog Dog For Adoption in Morrisville, NC, USA

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog (medium coat). If you're interested in adopting any SGSR dog, please read about our Adoption Process and fill out an Adoption Application. Visit our website for more information, including Frequently Asked Questions. I am an 12-year-old sweetheart. I love to play with my fur siblings, both male and female. I will chase bugs with them all day long. I get along with all dogs, big or little. I will bark at things that I think should not be here, but am easily corrected. All you need to do is ask me nicely, I will do anything you want. I am doing better on a leash, I really don't need one as I stay very close to my Mom . I love to be brushed and will sit patiently while you brush. I will chase a ball until your arm gets tired - most the time I bring it back to you. I've shown interest in a cat, but only because everybody else did. I think I would be okay with a dog savvy cat. My mom can test me, I will do anything for her. I will walk with you, run with you, play ball with you, or lay with you and watch a movie. I will be anything you want me to be. Don't you want to make me your own? Older kids would be fine, young children are too active for me! Our adoption process consists of a telephone interview, a call to your veterinarian and a home visit. If you have any questions about the adoption process please contact sgsrescue@gmail.com .
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