Meet An Adoptable Dog
Breed: Labrador Retriever / Poodle (Standard) / Mixed (long coat)
Weight: 45 lbs
Estimated Birthdate: 2/23/2014
Fence Needed: No
Location: Dreamweaver Farms, Pacolet SC
Date into rescue: 2/24/2018
Reason for being in rescue? Sleepy was seized as part of a neglect case and taken to a shelter in GA. Carolina Poodle Rescue pulled Sleepy from the GA shelter.
Special Needs? skin issues, This dog is lightly heartworm positive (HW+). She will be sent home with a year supply of heartworm medication. She is being treated with a method called the slow kill treatment. She takes a monthly Ivermectin based heartworm preventative and needs to be re-tested for heartworms every 6 months. Once she tests negative, then she can take any kind of heartworm preventative; she is not restricted to Ivermectin based only.
What kind of home would be best for me? Sleepy has never known what it is like to be a loved member of a family. Given this, she is shy with people. Sleepy needs a patient home with owners who will show her love and kindness to help her build confidence and trust. Sleepy has been raised as part of a pack and would be fine in a home with another dog. She could also be someone's one and only.
What is my personality like?
How do I act when I meet new people? Shy
Tips and Tidbits:
House trained? Dogs can be house trained if they are in the right environment and are allowed to follow a schedule as long as a physical reason doesn't keep them from being trained. A dog house trained in my home may not be in yours. We will help you teach your new dog this necessary skill and based on your schedule.
Please note - we do not ship or transport our dogs. If you are interested in adopting a dog, take a look at the distance between the dog's location and your location and make sure you are able to make the trip.
Thank you for your interest in a dog who needs a new home. This description contains all that we currently know about this dog. We have no perfect dogs - but many of our dogs have proven to be perfect for a certain someone. We urge all of our potential adopters not to fall in love with a picture. When screening applications, we look at the entire home and then make suggestions based on what would be a good fit for your home. You are not being screened for a specific dog although we are looking to see what type of dog interests you - poodles or non poodles, age, temperament, personality, etc. Our goal is to match you with the best possible pet for you and your home. We want to create furever families.
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