Ophelia Groot   

In shelter Dog

Cuba, Allegany County, New York, Unit...
Hound, Retriever, Mixed
Tan, Yellow, Fawn with White
Lost or found date:
Pet name:
Ophelia Groot
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Happy Birthday Gary Groot!My siblings and I decided to sponsor this life saving transport to honor our father's 81st birthday.  Our father, Gary Groot, is the main reason we are all animal lovers.  We grew up watching and learning how to properly pamper our puppies and he instilled in us the importance of adoption; how it saves lives.  My father just lost his beloved Precious who he loved with all his heart and took her everywhere, even bought a travel trailer so she could join him on mission projects for the church.  Precious was by his side for the last 15 years and will now wait for him at the Rainbow Bridge.  Suzanne, Karen & Tom   Ophelia and her 5 siblings were born around January 7, 2020 and may top out in the 60-65 pound range. Please understand we are truly guessing on the breed for this family.  Some of the siblings have a more Retriever look while others we feel have more of a Collie appearance to them.  They are wonderful with the other dogs and adore us humans once they get to know us, but there will be some warm up time as they are shy at first especially with men.  It is likely they did not have much human interaction while growing up and so we anticipate you will have some basic training to do.   They are sweet natured, intelligent, teens, so training should go smoothly.  This is all we know so far and we will be learning as we go and so will you.   The Adoption Fee for this dog is $300.00 Adoptions fees vary based on adoptability. In general our fees include spay/neuter, all age appropriate vaccines, Home Again micro-chipping & registration, worming & flea control - a "complete" pet. We accept CASH or Visa/Mastercard ONLY.    Joyful Rescues has no funding except for our adoption fees and miscellaneous donations. Pet care and vet bills are expensive - you must be ready to take on this financial (as well as emotional) responsibility. YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 25 YEARS OF AGE TO ADOPT A DOG FROM JOYFUL RESCUES   We keep our pet list as up-to-date as possible. As soon as a pet is adopted, it is removed from the list. If a pet is still showing, it is still available for adoption.   Can't Adopt Me?  SPONSOR ME Look for the Link "Special Instructions to Seller" if you want to note a particular pet Before you seek to adopt a pet from Joyful Rescues, please read our Pet Adoption page http://www.joyfulrescues.org/pet_adoption.html. Online Application


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