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Medium Size Dogs

30 to 50 lbs.

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The one absolutely unselfish friend that man can have in this selfish world, the one that never deserts him, the one
that never proves ungrateful or treacherous, is his dog. He will kiss the hand that has no food to offer; he will lick the
wounds and sores that come in encounter with the roughness of the world...When all other friends desrt, he remains.

George G. Vest


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Boxer mix / Female
Weight: 39 lbs.
Age: 4 years
June 26, 2016

"A dog is like an eternal Peter Pan, a child who never grows old and who
therefore is always available to love and be loved"
- Aaron Katcher -


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Lab/Weimaraner mix / Male
Weight: 47 lbs.
Age: 10 months
June 26, 2016

"No animal I know of can consistently be more of a friend and companion than a dog."
- Stanley Leinwoll -


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Lab mix / Female
Weight: 45 lbs.
Age: 2 years
June 9, 2016
Adopted: 18 June 2016


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Photos courtesy of Kelly Loer
Shepherd mix / Male
Weight: 42 lbs.
Age: years
May 29, 2016
Adoption Pending

"Nothing but love has made the dog lose his wild freedom,
to become the servant of man"
- D.H. Lawrence -
A gentle soul is just waiting for that special someone to come and
take him home. He walks well on a leash and will roll over for
belly rubs. Just add a comfortable bed in front of a
fireplace, and your life is complete!


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Blue tick mix / Female
Weight: 42 lbs.
Age: years
May 29, 2016

"None are as fiercely loyal as dog people.
In return, no doubt, for the never-ending loyalty of dogs."
- Linda Shrieves -
Let the good times begin when this happy girl joins your family!
She would enjoy most any outing .... beach, camping, hiking,
or just being with people. Find out what has been
missing from your life .... you won't be disappointed!


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Shepherd mix / Female
Weight: 46 lbs.
Age: 2 years
DOB: 4/12/14
May 21, 2016

One reason a dog can be such a comfort when you're feeling blue
is that he doesn't try to find out why.
- National Enquirer -
Lacey is a pleasure to spend time with. She is very easy-going and thoroughly enjoys being
with people. Loving and sweet, she will be a devoted companion. Come and visit her soon!


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Boxer mix / Female
Weight: 53 lbs.
Age: 6 years
May 21, 2016
Adopted: 11 June 2016


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Redbone Coonhound / Male
Weight: 42 lbs.
Age: Approx. 4 years
April 23, 2016

"Agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms."
- George Elliot -
He's such a sweet, gentle hound, with lovely long ears and beautiful eyes.
We don't know much about his past, but his future looks bright
when he finds his forever home.


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Mix / Female
Weight: 38 lbs.
Age: Approx. 1 year
April 11, 2016

There's just something about dogs that makes you feel good. You come home;
they're thrilled to see you. They're good for the ego.
- Janet Shulman -
Here is one very happy girl who just wants to please everyone she meets! She has
so much love to share and only asks for a little attention in return. She will need
some obedience training to help control her enthusiasm, but it
will be time well spent. This beautiful girl will chase away
any gloom that is in your life!


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Lab/Pointer mix / Female
Weight: 40 lbs.
Age: 1 year

Adele on stage 2 March 16
with Cesar Millan.
She behaved beautifully.
April 9, 2016

"I dare you to let me be your one and only, I promise I'm worthy
to hold in your arms. So come on and give me a chance"
- Adele -
Adele is a striking beauty, just like her namesake! She will certainly gain
attention everywhere she goes. Along with being adorable she love
attention... lots and lots of attention! Adele is a fun loving gal.
So please come meet her and give her a chance.


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Walker hound mix / Male
Weight: 53 lbs.
Age: 4 years
April 10, 2016

"I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
- D Adams -
Fergus came to Animal Aid as part of an amazing team effort to save 15 hounds just
hours before their time was up. Fergus is a dapper Treeing Walker Coonhound. The
perfect combination of stately and sweet, he yearns for a family of his own. He has
a great personality and enjoys a romp in the play area, a tickle behind his big ears,
and a snooze in the sun. Come visit this hunky hound!
We are so proud of our intake coordinator for being part of a multi-shelter rescue effort.


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Husky mix/ Male
Weight: 40 lbs.
Age: 3 years
March 1, 2016

A good Samaritan found me and knew I needed a good home. I just love being with
people and will need someone to spend time with me to help learn basic skills.
I like playing with toys and would like to join in some family games.
This happy boy is ready to start the good times .... are you ready for me?


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Walker Hound/ Male
Weight: 38 lbs.
Age: 4 years
April 16, 2015
"Because I'm happy Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof
Because I'm happy
Clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth
Because I'm happy
Clap along if you know what happiness is to you
Because I'm happy
Clap along if you feel like that's what you wanna do...."
-Pharrell -
If you could get inside Vern's head I am pretty sure you would hear Pharrell's famous
song "Happy" playing over and over again. Vern is a bit of a celebrity at the shelter.
He arrived as an aloof hound who wasn't sure what to make of humans, probably
because no one had ever shown him much affection, nonetheless Vern was always
happy. Today Vern enjoys the company of people. He loves car rides, toys, a good
full body massage, and DINNER! Vern is high energy and races around the play
yard like a steak of lightning playing with toys, water bottles, brooms... whatever
he can pick up. Why? Because he is HAPPY!


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Pit Bull mix / Male
Weight: 47 lbs
Age: 7 years
DOB: 8/26/05

June 10, 2013

"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain."
~Vivian Greene ~
Sweet Tanner embodies this quotation. He has been at the shelter far toolong and
yet he makes everyone smile on a daily basis. Tanner does amazing tricks with
his special ball. He is truly an All-Star soccer player! He knows several
obedience commands, waits nicely for treats, and loves going for walks
and car rides. Tanner would thrive in an adult household. He is
sensitive if someone grabs his collar or neck leading us to think that
there were some traumatic moments in his past. He would also
love to be an only dog or selectivelychoose his canine siblings.
Tanner is such a favorite pup that he qualifies for our Senior Special
Program. Call us for additional information about his program.
Take a look at Facebook to see Tanner's 'soccer' video.

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