Viola is a very sweet 4 1/2 month old German Shepherd / Labrador Retriever mix female pup. The pups came in to a high kill shelter as a litter of four with no parents. Fortunately, the pups were quickly swooped up and taken in to foster care. They are typical, happy, active pups who love to play, sleep and eat. Please keep in mind that these pups will need a lot of patience and training - leash training, house training and dealing with chewing, etc. Please take this in to consideration when applying for a puppy. They require a large amount of time, work, patience and money. They are completely vetted and ready for their forever homes at this time (Spayed/Neutered, 4 rounds of vaccination including rabies, up to date on flea/tick and heartworm preventatives, serial wormings with Drontal Plus and microchipping). They are about 30 pounds and will most likely grow to be about 50-70 pounds as adults.
Note that visual breed identification in dogs is unreliable so for most of the dogs we are only guessing at predominant breed or breed mix. We get to know each dog as an individual and will do our best to describe each of our dogs based on personality, not by breed label.
Please don’t be tempted to adopt Viola on an impulse. You should take the time to carefully consider the long term commitment, expense, and passion it takes to give her the home she deserves and needs. Viola will reward you with unbounded love and devotion, but you must be committed and serious about your decision to bring her into your life. Remember, this is an adoption, not a sale, and we’re very serious about making sure that both you and Viola are a good match for each other.
An adoption fee applies to Viola’s adoption, and helps to reimburse our expenses for all of the necessary vet care that has been 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. The adoption fee does not reimburse for all 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.
These puppies will NOT be at our weekly adoption showing at the West Little Rock Petco on Chenal Parkway, across from Target and Home Depot. However, if you wish to meet Viola, send an email to email@example.com and let us know, so that we can make arrangements for you to meet her. Our showing hours are from 1-4 every Saturday except major holiday weekends. For up to date confirmation of dates and time, check back on the main pages of this site or subscribe to our Twitter Feed @DogsOnly
IMPORTANT - Please call Petco at 501 219 9907 on Saturday between 1:00 and 4:00 PM only or email firstname.lastname@example.org 24 hours BEFORE coming to visit Viola to make sure that she is still available for adoption.
The email contact to learn more about Viola is email@example.com 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.
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