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Watauga Humane Society

312 Paws Way (physical address)
P.O. Box 1835 (mailing address)
Boone, NC 28607

828.264.7865

12:30 - 6pm Tues - Fri
12:30 - 5pm Sat - Sun
Closed Mondays
828.264.7996 FAX
adopt@wataugahumanesociety.org

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Dogs Available for Adoption

For information about adopting one of these dogs ( and others not yet listed ), please visit the shelter, call us (828.264.7865), or email adopt@wataugahumanesociety.org  

Sponsorship: There are many factors which contribute to our decision to adopt out an animal, including the animal's health, aggression toward people and other animals and more. Sponsorship does not guarantee that the sponsored animals will be deemed adoptable or ultimately placed in a home.

Thank you to all of the folks who have sponsored these homeless dogs!


Katie

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Age: 6 Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: German Shepherd Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet sweet Katie! She was found laying in the road at the entrance of Ridgecrest on 421 when her finder picked her up. Katie has a collar, but unfortunately she doesn't have any tags. We are sure someone is looking for this happy girl, so if you recognize her please give us a call! She will be available for adoption if she is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: September 1, 2014

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Katie


Austin

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Boxer / Redbone Coonhound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Austin was brought to us after he was found on Frog Hollar in Deep Gap. He is a little shy but really sweet. He was found with a collar so we hope we can reunite him with his owners soon! If you recognize him please give us a call. If he is not reclaimed within 72 hours he will be available for adoption after his neuter surgery.

Admitted: September 1, 2014

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Frenchie

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Frenchie! This love monkey is a full blast of energy and fun looking to liven up your home. Frenchie came to us scared, ears back, and tail between her legs. With the love and dedication of our kennel staff Frenchie has made progress in her social skills. She loves to play outside where she can roll in the grass and smell the fresh air. She also enjoys plenty of snuggle time too. Frenchie is looking to find her permanent home, but until she meets her future family she would like to have a chance in a foster home where she can blossom further outside of the humane society. Please call the adoption center if you are interested in giving this girl a forever or temporary home.

Admitted: September 1, 2014

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Frenchie


Watson

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Age: 4 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Watson was brought to us after he was found off Trivette Circle. He is very gentle and kind but still has plenty of energy to keep you on your toes. Watson is very smart and would love to be in a home with plenty of mental and physical exercises. Stop by and give him some attention!

Admitted: August 29, 2014

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Hildy

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Say hello to Hildy! She was adopted from us when she was just six months old and is now back at the adoption center looking for her new home. She is a super friendly girl looking to be apart of an active home. Hildy is house-trained and knows most of her basic commands. Stop by and meet her!

Admitted: August 29, 2014

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Bubba

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Age: 7 Months Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Bubba! He is a upbeat doggie looking for an active family to call his own! Bubba enjoys plenty of exercise and would love to go on adventures in the woods with you. He has been mainly an outdoor dog and is looking forward to the opportunity to live inside and watch your favorite tv show with you. Stop by and meet him!

Admitted: August 28, 2014

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Karjiang

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Age: 6 Months Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Karjiang is a quiet but loving scruffy k9. He was found on Lee Gualtney Road and would love to be reunited with his owners! If you recognize him, please give us a call! If he is not relciamed within 72 hours, he will be available for adoption after his neuter surgery!

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Rocky

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Age: 8 Months Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Rocky! He was brought to us with his brother Ramses when their owner could no longer care for them due to lack of space in the home. Rocky is the more laid back of the pair and is super affectionate and loving. Come in and see if you could be his forever family!

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Ramses

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Age: 8 Months Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Ramses is a fun-loving guy looking for a home to start a new chapter in life! He was brought to us with his brother Rocky when their owner could no longer care for them due to lack of space in the home. Ramses is full of life and would be happy to wake you up every morning with kisses. Stop by and give Ramses the home life he deserves!

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Steven

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Age: 8 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Steven! Steven was brought in to us after he was found wandering around the police department in Boone. He's a sweet, relaxed older guy looking for a family to call his own. He will be available for adoption after his neuter surgery if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Steven


Merle

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Merle! He is a great k9 companion looking for a partner! Merle enjoys the outdoors and would appreciate being apart of an active family home. He plays well with other dogs and loves his chew toys! Stop by and meet him!

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Tempi

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Tempi was brought to us when her owner was unable to spend enough time with her. She is a super happy girl with lots of energy to spare. She knows all of her basic commands and is looking for her forever family. Come on in and see her!

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Remy

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Age: 9 Months Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Remy is a happy and energetic lady looking for her forever home! She is super affectionate and would make an excellent hiking or running partner! Remy is crate trained and does great with other dogs as well. Stop by and give this sweet girl some lovin!

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Monte

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Monte is a big, happy boy who was brought in to us after he was found near Big Hill and Tom Jackson roads. If you recognize him, please give us a call! He will be available for adoption after his neuter surgery if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 27, 2014

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Audrey

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Age: 1 Year Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: 47 lbs

Audrey was brought to us after she was found in the Bethel area on Bob Cambell Road. She is more reserved and enjoys being petted. Audrey is very friendly and would love to find her home! Call us if you recognize her! ***Audrey is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best of luck!***

Admitted: August 23, 2014

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Precious

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Carolina Dog Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Precious! She was brought to us when her owner could no longer give her the care she needs. Precious is very loving and enjoys being doted on. She would love to be your indoor companion! Precious gets along great with children and other dogs as well. This little gal is ready to complete your family today!

Admitted: August 22, 2014

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Joplin

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Age: 8 Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: Unknown

Say hello to Joplin! She was brought to us as a stray so she can find her home! Joplin has poor eye sight, but hears extremely well. When you hang out with her, she enjoys snuggling close to your side and loves being a lap dog. If you recognize her, please call us! She will be available for adoption if she is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 20, 2014

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Joplin


Martha

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 29 lbs

Say hi to Martha! Martha was brought in with her siblings when her owner was no longer able to care for them. She is a super sweet girl looking for someone to love her forever. Stop by to meet her today!

Admitted: August 16, 2014

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Riversong

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 25 lbs

Riversong is happy gal looking for her forever home! She was brought to us with her siblings when her owner could no longer care for them. She enjoys tons of love and is one of the most docile and caring doggies you will meet. Stop by and say hello! ***Riversong is currently in a foster with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best of luck!***

Admitted: August 15, 2014

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Amelia

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 24 lbs

Meet Amelia! She was surrendered with her siblings when their owner was no loner able to care for them. They are a quiet and collected bunch looking for loving homes. Amelia would love a companion to snuggle with in bed and would be a great addition to any family. Stop by and meet her! *****Amelia is now in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Wish this sweet, sweet girl good luck!****

Admitted: August 15, 2014

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Rory

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: Unknown

Rory was brought to us with his siblings when his owner was no longer able to care for them. They are all extremely docile doggies with calm demeanors. Rory's loving personality makes him an excellent family companion. Stop by and meet him today! *****Rory is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!*****

Admitted: August 15, 2014

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Sake

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Age: 6 Months Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Sake has grown into a beautiful young lady and is looking for her forever home! She was returned to us when her owner developed medical complications and could no longer care for her. Sake can be kind of shy at first and when she warms up to you can see the active and playful side of her. Sake is ready to go home today so come give this gorgeous girl the home she deserves! ***Sake is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best of luck!***

Admitted: August 13, 2014

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Spud

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Age: 4 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: Unknown

Spud is a lovable fella looking for his forever home! He is super chill and loves going on walks. This fella would make a great addition to any family! He makes the perfect snuggle buddy and has an upbeat and happy personality. Stop by and meet him! *** Spud is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt. Wish him luck! ***

Admitted: August 12, 2014

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Konti

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Rottweiler / Shepherd Mix
Weight: Unknown

Konti was brought to us after he was found on Loafers Joy in Zionville. He is kind of shy at first, but it very sweet once he gets to know you. Konti also has a unique docked tail. If you recognize him, please contact us asap! He will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours. ***Konti is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: August 12, 2014

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Samson

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Age: 7 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Rottweiler / Lab Mix
Weight: Unknown

Samson was surrendered to us today because he was digging and barking in his previous home. He is a very sweet boy who could do with some exercise and loving! Come on out and meet this sweet boy! He is ready to go home with you today!

Admitted: August 2, 2014

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Buddy

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Golden Retriever / Shepherd Mix
Weight: Unknown

Buddy is a big and lovable guy looking for a new home! He enjoys cars rides and gets along with pretty much everyone. Buddy would like to meet any dogs or children in his future home so he can become familiar with them before leaving. He is fixed, vaccinated, micro-chipped and ready to go home today! Come take him for a walk! ***Buddy is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: July 31, 2014

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Alex

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Age: 5 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Chow Chow / Shepherd Mix
Weight: Unknown

Say hello to Alex! He is playful fella with tons of energy. Alex was brought to us when his owner was no longer able to care for him. Alex will need plenty of exercise in his future home. He would be a great companion for hiking or running! This silly guy gets along with everyone including cats! He's house broken and ready to go home today!

Admitted: July 30, 2014

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Alex


Domino

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Age: 10 Months Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Boston Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Domino was picked up after he decided it would be fun to run down the middle of Bamboo Road near Wilson Ridge Road. He befriends everyone he meets and is so sweet! Domino is wearing a collar but is missing his tags. If you recognize him, please give us a call!!! ***Domino is currently in a foster with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: July 29, 2014

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Jack

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Age: 4 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Say hello to Jack! He is a happy boy filled looking for his forever home! Jack was returned to us due to his lack of commitment to his yard boundaries and is now looking for an owner who can give him plenty of exercise. Whether it is hiking or taking a daily run, this guy is more than happy to keep up. Jack gets along with children of all ages, men, women, dogs, and even cats! He knows his basic commands, is crate trained, and is also house trained. Jack would do best in a home with no livestock and a warm bed to snuggle beside you during a thunder storm. Stop by and meet him!*****Jack is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best!******

Admitted: July 22, 2014

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Walnut

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Age: 10 Months Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Labrador Retriever / Hound Mix
Weight: 34 lbs

Walnut was brought to us after she was found on Beaver Dam Road. She is extremely shy, but super sweet. If you recognize her, please give us a call! She will be available for adoption after her spay surgery if she is not reclaimed within her stray hold.

Admitted: July 16, 2014

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Neil

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Age: 1 Year Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Boxer Mix
Weight: 54 lbs

Neil was brought to us along with Geddy after they were found running around together on North Fork Road out in the Sugar Grove/Zionville area. They are both super sweet and love to smile. :) If you recognize them, please give us a call! *** Neil is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Wish him luck! ***

Admitted: July 16, 2014

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O Angle

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

O Angle was brought to us after he was found on Jefferson Road. He is a happy fella and loves to "sing". If you recognize him, please give us a call! He will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed within his stray hold.

Admitted: July 16, 2014

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O Angle


Riddick

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Riddick is an energetic guy looking for a place to call home! He is super friendly and would enjoy being with an active companion where they can share hikes, walks, and runs! He gets along with other dogs and would make a great addition to your family! Riddick is also a part of our "Diamonds in the Ruff" training program where he is learning all sorts of tricks! Stop by and take Riddick for a walk! He would love to show you his winning personality. :) Check out Riddick at http://bit.ly/1qAmjXc and see what he's learned! ***Riddick is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him lots of luck!***

Admitted: July 13, 2014

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Riddick


Weezie

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Age: 6 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: 55 lbs

Weezie is a happy girl looking for her home! She was found walking around Locust Gap and has since made many friends with her upbeat and open personality. If you recognize her, please call us! She will be available for adoption after her spay surgery if she is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: July 11, 2014

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Jojo

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Jojo is an energetic, happy fella looking for a companion. He enjoys long walks, chew toys, and plenty of bones. He would like to live a simple life full of little pleasures like comfy beds, tv/couch snuggle time, and hikes! Stop by and say hello!

Admitted: July 10, 2014

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Herbert

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Age: 12 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Cocker Spaniel Mix
Weight: Unknown

Herbert wandered up to a porch this morning after running from all the noise from the fireworks! He is an older boy who would love to go back home! If you recognize him, please contact the shelter! If he is not reclaimed, he will become available for adoption after his 72 hour stray hold!

Admitted: July 5, 2014

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Mallie

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Age: 1 Year Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Dachschund Mix
Weight: 9 lbs

Mallie is a cute and friendly girl looking for her home! She was found near Old Cove Creek School out in Sugar Grove. Mallie loves attention and constantly wants to be near you. Please call us if you recognize her! She will be available for adoption after her spay surgery.***Mallie is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best of luck!***

Admitted: July 1, 2014

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Red

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Redbone Coonhound / Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Say hello to Red! He was brought to us due to his larger size, and is looking for a home with plenty of space! Red is extremely smart and quite handsome. He knows how to sit and loves getting attention. Red is ready to be your new family member today! Come take this happy guy for a walk! ***Red is currently in a foster home to help the shelter out with some space issues! If you are interested in adopting, give the shelter a call and we can set up a meet and greet!***

Admitted: June 29, 2014

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Pebbles

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Age: 7 Months Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Pebbles is a happy girl looking looking for her new companion! She enjoys playing around, and wants someone to share her love with. Pebbles would love to meet you, so stop by and give her some attention! ***Pebbles is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best of luck!***

Admitted: June 29, 2014

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Jackson

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Age: 5 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Jackson is a happy dog looking for his forever home! He was surrendered to us when his owner experienced a change in lifestyle. Jackson would love to be in an environment where he can get plenty of exercise and tons of love. Stop by and give this guy a walk!

Admitted: June 29, 2014

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Freckles

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Age: 7 Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: Unknown

Freckles was brought to us after she was found at the 105 bypass/421 intersection. She is a bit timid, but very sweet. She seems to have some sort of skin condition as well. Freckles was brought to us wearing a collar. If you recognize her, please give us a call and describe the collar!*****Freckles is in a foster home and will be adopted soon!*****

Admitted: June 10, 2014

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Jerri

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Age: 6 Months Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Boxer Mix
Weight: 18 lbs

Jerri is beautiful girl looking for her home! She was found on Meadow Hill Drive before she was brought to us. Jerri is an extremely lovey dove kind of gal. When you first meet her, she will hide, but take a moment and she will put her heart out for you. She enjoys getting attention and tons of love.*****Jerri is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best!*****

Admitted: June 3, 2014

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Jerri


Mars

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Age: 5 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Brittany Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Mars, previously Dutch! He is back here to find his forever home! Mars is extremely active and will need an owner who will be able to give him plenty of exercise. He is a huge lovebug and enjoys nothing more than spending the day cuddling on the couch after a long run. Mars will need a great amount of mental stimulation along with physical activity to help him be the best dog he can be. He enjoys running around and will need lots of room to play. Mars loves people and gets along with children, cats, and other dogs. He has plenty of spirit to add to any family. Stop by and meet him!

Admitted: June 1, 2014

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Sparky

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Age: 5 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: 76 lbs

Sparky was surrendered with his friend Idgie when their owner moved to a home that did not allow pets. Sparky can be kind of shy when he first meets you, but give him some time and he turns to a complete lovebug. Sparky is great with children as well as other dogs. This goof is ready to be your lazy pal so stop by and hang out with Sparky! He is waiting to be a part of your family!

Admitted: May 30, 2014

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Ginger

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Boxer Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Ginger! She is a sweet gal looking for a place to call home! She gets along great with other dogs and children too! Ginger is staying with her owner until we can find another home for her. If you would like to meet with her, give us a call and we will set up a meet-n-greet!

Admitted: May 21, 2014

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Collin

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: 57 lbs

Collin was brought to us after he was picked up as a stray. Since he has been here we have discovered how awesome this guy is. Collin is very active and loves playing with his toys, especially tennis balls. When he's not playing around or goofing off, Collin enjoys taking long walks. Collin is our newest addition to the "Diamonds in the Ruff" training program where he is learning basic training skills and manners. Adopt Collin today and get a free training session! Check him out here http://bit.ly/collin_plays_hard!

Admitted: May 18, 2014

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Collin


Sam

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: 55 lbs

Sam was brought to us after his owner moved to non-pet friendly housing. He is really sweet and nice to everyone he meets. Sam would love a home where he can run and play with the family, and go on the occasional hike. He is neutered, vaccinated, micro-chipped, and ready to go home today! Stop by and meet Sam!

Admitted: May 7, 2014

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John Boy

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Chihuahua Mix
Weight: Unknown

John Boy was found with his beloved friend Billy on Cole Drive in the Vilas area. This odd pair can not stand to be apart! They enjoy lounging outside and would rather munch down on dog food together than to be separated. If you recognize this odd couple, please give us a call! They will be available for adoption together if they are not reclaimed within their stray hold. Currently they are in a foster home, so if you are considering making them both permanent additions to your home, give us a call and we will set up a meet and greet!

Admitted: April 25, 2014

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John Boy

John Boy


Mcgee

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Age: 4 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Beagle / Basset Hound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Mcgee was surrendered with his friends Ducky and Katie. They are a bit daunted by their new surroundings, but are gradually breaking out of their shells. If you would like to make one of these cuties a new addition to your family, stop by and meet them! ***McGee is in a foster home just to help the shelter out with space issues, if you would like to meet this sweet fella, call the shelter so we can set up a meet n' greet!***

Admitted: April 19, 2014

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Petey

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Age: 6 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Petey was brought to us when his owners were no longer able to care for him. He is a great dude and is looking for a place to call home. Petey is currently in the process of putting on some weight, so if you would like to foster him temporarily to help him gain weight, please give us a call. If you would be interested in making Petey your lifelong companion, stop by the shelter and meet him!

Admitted: April 19, 2014

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Petey


Mountain

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Chihuahua
Weight: 11 lbs

Mountain was brought in with his brother Rich after they were found on, yes, Rich Mountain Road. These two were once timid and shy dogs, but have since broken out of their shells and are ready to be loved! Stop by today and meet them! They are each looking for a place to call home! ***Mountain is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: April 9, 2014

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Shelby

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Boxer Mix
Weight: 39 lbs

Meet Shelby! She was brought to us to help find her owners. She is charming doggie and very lovable. Shelby loves going on walks and playing with her toys. She has plenty of love to go around and smile that stretches from ear to ear. Shelby is a happy gal and is waiting for her family to be! ***Shelby is currently in a foster home!***

Admitted: April 8, 2014

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Lydia

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 16 lbs

Lydia was brought in with her sister Lucinda, who has since been adopted, after they were found on Hwy 105. She was previously shy and timid, but has blossomed into a loving and happy girl. Lydia is just waiting for a place to call home, so come by today and meet her! ***Lydia is currently in a foster home to have some fun time outside the shelter! If you are interested in adopting her, call the shelter so we can set up a meet and greet!***

Admitted: April 5, 2014

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Lydia


Primrose

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: 45 lbs

Primrose was brought to us extremely pregnant after she was found walking around the Price Park trails. She has since given birth and recently just had her spay surgery! Primrose is one of the sweetest, most loving dogs you will ever meet. Walk up to her and she instantly rolls to her side waiting for her belly to be rubbed. She gets along great with everyone and has so much patience you can even paint her toenails with no fuss. Primrose is truly a great catch and will make a great companion for anyone or any family. ***Primrose is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Wish her luck!***

Admitted: March 28, 2014

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Juna

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Age: 8 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: 44 lbs

Juna was found on Junaluska Rd and brought to us to help find her home. She hasn't been reclaimed, but is now waiting for that perfect someone to love. Juna is a happy, sweet hound. She still has plenty of energy for her age and would like to find a home with a special family. She is spayed, micro-chipped, vaccinated and ready to go home today!

Admitted: March 28, 2014

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Trixie

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Age: 10+ Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Dachshund Mix
Weight: Unknown

Trixie was brought to us after she was found running around the 421/105 ext intersection. She has a cataract in her left eye and seems to be older than 10 years of age. If you recognize her please give us a call as soon as possible. She will be available for adoption if she is not reclaimed within her stray hold.*****Trixie is currently in a foster home to help create space at the shelter. If you would be interested in meeting her, please give us a call and we'll set up an apoointment!****

Admitted: February 28, 2014

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Petal

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With Love, Baxter, Otis and Argo

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Age: 4 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Petal was found on Watauga River Road. She is a super sweet girl who loves kids of all ages and only wants to play and cuddle! She gets along with most dogs but we do not know about how she does with cats yet. Please come and meet me today!

Admitted: January 18, 2014

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Dani

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier
Weight: 52 lbs

Dani is still here looking for her forever home! All her pups found a home, and now it is her turn! She is a lovable companion and extremely smart! She is looking for a home where she can get plenty of exercise, tons of love, and a warm bed to snuggle in. She was able to spend some time away from the shelter in a foster home, but now she is back at the facility and getting some hands on training in our k9 classes! Stop by the shelter and come meet with Dani! You can check her out on Youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOUqSmZ7cEc!

Admitted: September 16, 2013

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Dani


Brock

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: 40 lbs when neutered

Brock and his brother Checkers were surrendered when their owner could not provide them with the indoor time they needed. Checkers has since been adopted leaving Brock here to find his forever home. He is a sweet boy and does well with other dogs, and hasn't had the chance to meet a feline friend. Brock "smiles" which can look intimidating but he just wants to show how happy he is to see you! Come by and play!****Brock is currently in a foster home to get some fresh air away from the shelter. If you are interested in meeting him, please give us a call and we'll set up an appointment!****

Admitted: August 31, 2013

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Teton

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Age: 4 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Mastiff Mix
Weight: 110 lbs

Teton was brought to us after he was found wandering in front of Absolute Style Salon in Boone. He is a gentle giant looking for his home. If your recognize him, please give us a call! He will be available for adoption after his neuter surgery if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 23, 2014

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Zoe

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Age: 6 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Border Collie Mix
Weight: Unknown

Zoe was brought to us when her owner could no longer financially care for her. She is enjoys hanging around with you around the home and would love to be a part of a more active lifestyle. Zoe is an affectionate companion looking for a special place to call home. Stop by and meet her! ******Zoe is currently in a foster home with then intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best!*******

Admitted: August 22, 2014

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Brody

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Age: 6 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Beagle / Lab Mix
Weight: Unknown

Brody is an upbeat older fella who was brought to us after he was found on Bethel Road in the Sugar Grove area. He is a friendly canine with an adorable docked tail. If you recognize him, please give us a call. He will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 20, 2014

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Bueller

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 18 lbs

Bueller was brought to us after he was found in the Cove Creek area. Bueller was quite shy coming to us but has warmed up to our staff members. He is looking for his home, so if you recognize him, please contact us asap!

Admitted: August 19, 2014

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Rafiki

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Shepherd Mix
Weight: Unknown

Rafiki was brought to us after he was found at the intersection of Clint Norris and Paul Greene Road. He is very friendly and would like to find his home. Please contact us if you recognize this friendly guy!

Admitted: August 19, 2014

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Rose

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 22 lbs

Rose was brought to us with her litter mates to help find their forever, loving homes! This group of doggies are some of the calmest and sweetest bunch we have had the pleasure of meeting. Rose will make a perfect addition to your family today. Stop by and meet her!

Admitted: August 15, 2014

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Piney

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Age: 9 Months Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Beagle Mix
Weight: 26 lbs

Piney was brought to us after he was found on Pine Ridge Road. He is really sweet and ready to find his home. If you recognize him, please contact us as soon as possible! If he is not reclaimed within his stray hold, he will be available for adoption after his neuter surgery!

Admitted: August 15, 2014

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Maggie

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: 37 lbs

Maggie was brought to us after she was found on Watauga River Road. She is super lovable and is one of a kind with her cute short legs. Maggie is looking for her home, so if you recognize her contact us asap! She will be spayed after 72 hours and become available for adoption afterwards.

Admitted: August 12, 2014

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Nancy

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Husky Mix
Weight: 44 lbs

Nancy was brought to us after she was found on Misty Mountain Road. She is a happy girl with a friendly personality. Nancy enjoys treats and was brought to us recently shaved. If you recognize her, please contact us asap! She will be available for adoption if she is not reclaimed within her stray hold.

Admitted: August 10, 2014

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Mishka

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Age: 5 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Siberian Husky
Weight: 49 lbs

Mishka was brought in today due to her being a little bit of an escape artist. She is a sweet girl who gets along with other dogs and children. She will be available as soon as we get her spayed! Come give this sweet girl the life she deserves!

Admitted: August 2, 2014

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Grant

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Age: 12 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Boxer Mix
Weight: Unknown

Grant is a friendly, older dude looking for a companion to retire with! His eye sight isn't the best, but his constant admiration makes up for his loss in vision. He enjoys playing with his chew toys and does great with other dogs! Grant is one of the best companions you can adopt today so stop by and meet him!

Admitted: July 27, 2014

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Ranger

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Border
Weight: 40 lbs

Ranger was found on Elk Creek Road when he was picked up and brought to us. He is a super friendly, jubilant fella looking for his owners! If you recognize him, please call us! He will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours. ***Ranger is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: July 22, 2014

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Geddy

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Age: 1 Year Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Geddy was brought to us along with Neil after they were found running around together on North Fork Road out in the Sugar Grove/Zionville area. They are both super sweet and love to smile. :) If you recognize them, please give us a call!

Admitted: July 16, 2014

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Pumpernickel

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Male
Breed: Rottweiler Mix
Weight: Unknown

Meet Pumpernickel! When he first arrived to us, he was shy and timid, but now is a happy fella looking for his forever home! His finders had nothing but kind words to say about him. "A perfect gentleman" they said whilst describing how he didn't bother the various items laid out on the porch, paying more attention to the family dogs whom he adored and played so perfectly with. A young girl only 4 1/2 years old enjoyed his company as well. Pumpernickel is looking to make a family complete, so stop by today and give this guy the home he deserves! He is ready to bask in the attention of those who love him and to give his love to his family. ***Pumpernickel is currently in a foster home to get some fresh air away from the shelter! If you are interested in adopting this sweet guy, call the shelter and we can set up a meet and greet!***

Admitted: July 9, 2014

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Mozzy

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Age: 2 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Shepherd / Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Say hello to Mozzy! He is an energetic guy looking for a loving and caring home. Mozzy would do best in a home without small children, and he is willing to learn to be accepting of others! Mozzy is extremely lovable and is waiting to meet you today. Stop by and meet him!

Admitted: July 8, 2014

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Banner

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Age: 4 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Blue Tick Coonhound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Banner is a happy boy looking for a home! He would love to find an active companion that can take him on hikes, go running, or maybe take a dip into the lake. Banner is an escape artist and will need an owner who is willing to spend the time needed to train him, as well as give him plenty of exercise to prevent further desire to escape. He would like to meet any dogs that will be in his future home so they can get to know each other beforehand. Cats and Banner don't really get along so he is looking for a cat-free home as well. Banner enjoys playing around and being a goofball, and is looking for someone to share that with. Stop by and meet him!

Admitted: July 5, 2014

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Cally

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Age: 5 Years Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Anatolian Shepherd Mix
Weight: Unknown

Cally is a sweet and calm girl looking for a special home to call her own. She is extremely laid back and would enjoy a more relaxing home environment. Cally is ready to go home today so stop by and meet her! ***Cally is in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best of luck!***

Admitted: July 1, 2014

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Rover

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Age: 3 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Leonberger Mix
Weight: 76 lbs

Rover is a fluffy and delighted doggie looking for a home! He is a gentle giant with plenty of character. Rover would enjoy a outdoor loving family that would enjoy taking him on hikes and spending time by a fire. If you would like to get to know Rover, stop by and take him for a walk! ***Rover is currently in a foster with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: July 1, 2014

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Mia

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Age: 9 Years Old
Gender: Spayed Female
Breed: Miniature Pinscher Mix
Weight: Unknown

Mia was brought to us to help find her furrier home! She is a kind and loving dog with much love to give. Mia is an older gal with a young spirit! She would love to settle down with a quiet couple and enjoy napping in your lap. Stop by and meet her!*****Mia is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish her the best!*********

Admitted: June 7, 2014

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Rascal

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Hound Mix
Weight: Unknown

Rascal was returned to us to help find his forever home! He is a kind and loving companion, and he is ready to settle down with his lifelong family. Rascal would love the chance to be part of an active home where he can let his free spirit out. This is one special guy and he can't wait to give you his heart with no question of anything in return other than your love and attention. ***Rascal is currently in a foster home with the intent to adopt! Let's wish him the best of luck!***

Admitted: June 3, 2014

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Donovan

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Age: 5 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Labrador Retriever Mix
Weight: Unknown

Donovan is a laid back dude looking for his home. He was found on Joe Shoemaker Road wandering around and now waits here patiently for his owners! If you recognize Donovan, please give us a call! Otherwise he will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed with 72 hours.

Admitted: August 20, 2014

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Gypsie

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Age: 10 Months Old
Gender: Female
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: Unknown

Gypsie was brought to us after she showed up at her finder's home on Turkey Trot Lane. She is very loving and would love to find her home! If you recognize her, please give us a call! She will be available for adoption after her spay surgery if she is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 19, 2014

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Byrnison

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Age: 2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Golden Retriever / Pyrenees Mix
Weight: Unknown

Byrnison was found wandering around Trash Can Falls, a local swimming spot located off hwy 321 near Watauga River. He was found with a bright orange collar and tons of burrs stuck in his fur. Byrnison is super sweet and would be happy to be back home! Give us a call if you recognize him! He will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed within 72 hours.

Admitted: August 15, 2014

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Angus

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Age: 1 1/2 Years Old
Gender: Neutered Male
Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix
Weight: 49 lbs

Meet Angus! This happy guy was found exploring the Greenway here in Boone. Angus is an adventurer looking for his home. He was brought to us with a collar and now patiently awaits his owners. If you recognize him, please call us! He will be available for adoption if he is not reclaimed within his stray hold.

Admitted: August 12, 2014

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