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Dog Adoption


At HSCC, getting to know our canine residents and passing this information along to potential adopters is a task we take quite seriously. And we’ve come to the conclusion that the use of labels, such as those pertaining to breed or compatibility with others, just doesn’t work for us anymore. Though we have used labels like “dog friendly”, “cat friendly”, and “child friendly” in the past, these general categories often over-simplify the personalities and preferences of our dogs. As for breed, we rarely know the genetic lineage of the dogs entering our shelter. Though we could make assumptions or guesses about breed based upon appearance, research has shown that visual breed identification in dogs is very unreliable. In fact, studies have shown that only 2% of a dog’s DNA determines its appearance!

So rather than worry about misleading labels, we prefer to spend our time getting acquainted with the dogs’ individual personalities.

Want the full scoop on someone listed below? Great!  We love talking with people about all of the fantastic dogs we have available for adoption!  Please call or visit our adoption center anytime during our open hours (no appointment needed) to learn more!

 

Annabelle

Annabelle

  • Age: ~ 6 years old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Labrador mix
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Bandit

Bandit

  • Age: ~3 years old old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Mixed breed
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Bandito

Bandito

  • Age: ~ 1 1/2 years old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Mixed
  • Energy Level: High

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Bear - Adopted!

Bear - Adopted!

  • Age: ~8 years old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Lab mix
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Bob

Bob

  • Age: ~1 year old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Mixed
  • Energy Level: High

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Buzz and Chaos

Buzz and Chaos

  • Age: 2 1/2 years old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Mixed breed
  • Energy Level: High - we like to play!

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Emery

Emery

  • Age: ~ 2 1/2 years old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Mix
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Ginger - Adopted!

Ginger - Adopted!

  • Age: ~ 5 1/2 years old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Golden Retriever/Pointer mix
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Holly & Cherry

Holly & Cherry

  • Age: 4 and 6 years old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Rat terrier mix
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Louise - Adopted!

Louise - Adopted!

  • Age: 4 months old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Mixed
  • Energy Level: High- I'm just a puppy!

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Mack

Mack

  • Age: ~8 years old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Mastiff mix
  • Energy Level: Medium

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Pharaoh

Pharaoh

  • Age: ~2 years old
  • Sex: Neutered Male
  • Breed: Mixed
  • Energy Level: High- I sure do love to run!

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Riley

Riley

  • Age: 7 years old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Labrador Retriever
  • Energy Level: Medium- I love to play fetch!

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Tallulah

Tallulah

  • Age: 1 1/2 years old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Mixed
  • Energy Level: High- I love my toys!

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Thelma - Adopted!

Thelma - Adopted!

  • Age: 4 months old
  • Sex: Spayed Female
  • Breed: Mixed
  • Energy Level: High- I'm just a puppy!

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Adoption Center Hours

  • Tuesday - Friday: 1:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday & Monday: Closed

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