Dude is a young Rhodesian Ridgeback Boxer mix who was found wondering about a Wal-Mart parking lot looking for someone who would help him. Duke was hungry and in need of attention, but fortunately someone with a kind heart happened to spot him wondering about looking for something to eat.
As it turns out Dude is a very healthy, happy, goofy pup. Right now he weighs about 50-60 pounds, but will most likely be about 70-80 pounds when full grown. Dude is a real buddy. He makes friends with everyone he meets, and likes nothing more than hanging out with his friends and watching the World go by. Dude is going to make someone a fantastic companion.
Dude is an independent rescue supported by DogsOnly. He will be available to meet most Saturdays except for holiday weekends at the DogsOnly adoption showing at Petco on Chenal Parkway across from Target and Home Depot. Dude would love for you to come to meet him, but you should call 501-219-9907 first to make sure that he is still available for adoption – but call Saturdays only between 1:00 and 4:00 PM ONLY. You can also learn more about Dude by sending an email to email@example.com or complete an online adoption application by clicking the orange colored links at the top or bottom of this page.
Please don’t be tempted to adopt Dude on an impulse. You should take the time to carefully consider the long term commitment, expense, and passion it takes to give him the home he deserves. He’ll reward you with unbounded love and devotion, but you must be committed and serious about your decision to bring him into your life. Remember, this is an adoption, not a sale, and we’re very serious about making sure that both you and Dude are a good match for each other.
DogsOnly adoption fee ranges from $100 - $150 depending on the dog and helps to reimburse our expenses for all of the necessary vet care that we have provided to include: spay or neuter (mandatory - no exceptions, rabies, micro-chipping and registration, all vaccinations (including all puppy shots, rabies, adult boosters and Bordatella, grooming, Frontline for flea/tick preventative, heartworm check if age appropriate and monthly preventative for all ages while in foster care, collar and 50% of basic training classes. The adoption fee does not reimburse for all our expenses and covers only a portion of most expenses involved in rehabilitating our rescues and returning them to health. Please keep this in mind when you are adopting a dog.
Our available rescues can be met in person at our weekly adoption showing at the West Little Rock Petco on Chenal Parkway, across from Target and Home Depot. This is in the same strip mall as Old Navy and Shoe Carnival. Our showing hours are from 1-4 every Saturday except major holiday weekends.
IMPORTANT - Please call Petco at 501 219 9907 on Saturday between 1:00 and 4:00 PM only BEFORE coming to visit Dude to make sure that he is still available for adoption.
Email contact is firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about Dude or you can complete an online adoption application by clicking the orange colored links at the top or bottom of this page.
Due to time restraints, we are not able to accept phone calls but we always try and answer all emails within 24 hours. All of our young and adult dogs are available for a 2 week home visit before finalizing the adoption process (local adoptions only). This is to help ensure it is a good match for all involved without making a final commitment. Puppies under the age of 6 months are not available to go on home visits. All of our rescues are in private homes and not available to be visited outside of showing times. All of our foster homes work with our rescues to ensure they are crate trained and most are also housetrained. None of our foster homes have cats, so we can only make our best guess as to how our rescues would do with cats. We rescue from high kill shelters and once accepted into our program, none of our rescues are euthanized. We provide for all their vet care, socialization and training until an appropriate home can be found. We rely solely on donations and are a 501(c)3 Humane Society.
Thank you for your interest in rescue and in saving the life of a dog. Every day in the United States, 11,000 dogs are euthanized.
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If you don't find that special companion you are looking for in the DogsOnly rescue, rehabilitation, and re-home program then please visit Little Rock Animal Services, North Little Rock Animal Services, Sherwood Humane Animal Services, or one of the many other central Arkansas rescue organizations to save a rescued canine companion.