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Halfway Home Rescue

 


Dog’s Name:  Henrietta   Sex: Female  Age:  5-6 

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue Inc

Breed:  Hound      Color:  Brindle

Weight: 65 lbs

Kids:  Yes         Dogs: Yes    Cats: No

Health Issues:  

How I came to the shelter:  Henrietta came to HHR from an overcrowded southern shelter. She is about 5-6 years old and is a sweet, gentle hound girl. Henrietta weighs 65 lbs. She has lots of energy and loves to romp and play!

 

Henrietta is spayed, vaccinated for rabies, distemper, bordetella, and lyme. She recently tested negative for heartworm and tick borne diseases. Henrietta is also current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention and microchipped with a lifetime registration.

 

Things I like and Dislike:  No kitties or small dogs- she will chase them



Dog’s Name:  Miabella Sex: Female Age:  8 years

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue

Breed:  Chihuahua Color:  Gray

Weight: 8 lbs

 

Kids:  Yes       Dogs: Yes            Cats: Yes

Health Issues:  Heart disease managed by two medications

How I came to the shelter:  Miabella is the sweetest thing. She came to our shelter after being rescued by our sister rescue in Georgia. Mia has an old eye injury and a heart murmur, but she is just the perfect little dog. She's friendly and loves to be held. Mia gets along great with other dogs. She would be a great family dog too. Mia takes heart medications twice daily to manage her heart disease. She is a champ at taking her meds!

Mia looks like a senior (because of her white face) but our vet thinks she is about 8 years old. She is spayed and vaccinated for Rabies, Distemper, and Bordetella. She tested negative for heartworm and tick borne diseases and is current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention. Mia is microchipped with a lifetime registration.


Dog’s Name:  Sasha Sex: Female Age:  3-4 years

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue Inc

Breed:  Chow Chow Color:  Blonde

Weight: 50

 

Kids:  Older Only Dogs: Yes Cats: Not Tested

Health Issues:  None

How I came to the shelter:  Sasha came to our shelter from a local animal control. She found her way there as a stray, but no one ever came forward to reclaim her. Sasha is about 3-4 years old and a sweet girl. She is a Chow mix who takes a bit to warm up to new people. She would be best suited in a home with adults. Sasha needs someone familiar with Chows (or similar breeds). She is full grown at 50 lbs.

Sasha is spayed and vaccinated for Rabies, Distemper, Lyme, and Bordetella. She tested negative for heartworm and tick borne diseases. She is current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention. Sasha is also microchipped with a lifetime registration.

Things I like and Dislike:  Takes a bit to warm up to new people.

Comments:  Needs a home with Chow or similar breed experience. Doesn't always show well in crate.


 

Dog’s Name:  Sherry  Sex: Female Age:  5-6 years

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue

Breed:  Shar Pei/Chow mix Color:  Brown

Weight: 50

 

Kids:  Older Only Dogs: Sherry was kept quiet during HW treatment. We are just now evaluating her with other dog Cats: Not Tested

Health Issues:  Due to chronic ear infections prior to joining our rescue, Sherry may have some hearing loss. This is the reason we suggest a forever home with older kids or adults.

 

How I came to the shelter:  Sherry came to our shelter from an overcrowded southern shelter. She is 5-6 years old and a sweet girl. She is likely a Shar Pei/Chow mix who takes a bit to warm up to new people. She would be best suited in a home with older children or adults. Sherry needs someone familiar with Chows (or similar breeds). She is full grown at 50 lbs.

 

Sherry is spayed and vaccinated for Rabies, Distemper, Lyme, and Bordetella. She tested negative for tick borne diseases and recently complete heartworm treatment with our veterinarian. Sherry is current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention and microchipped with a lifetime registration.

Things I like and Dislike:  Not a fan of her ears being touched due to chronic ear infections left untreated before coming to our shelter


Dog’s Name:  Stanley Sex: Male Age:  5-6 years

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue

Breed:  Hound/Shepherd Color: brown

Weight: 50

 

Kids:  Yes   Dogs: Yes     Cats: Not Tested

 

How I came to the shelter:  Stanley came to HHR from an overcrowded southern shelter. He is about 5 years old and is a sweet, gentle boy. Stanley weighs 60 lbs.

 

Stanley is neutered, vaccinated for rabies, distemper, bordetella, and lyme. He recently tested negative for heartworm and tick borne diseases. Stanley is also current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention and microchipped with a lifetime registration.


Dog’s Name:  Sunny Sex: Female Age:  1-2 years

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue

Breed:  Chow Mix Color:  Red

Weight: 45

 

Kids:  Not under 5 Dogs: Yes Cats: No

 

Health Issues:  None

 

How I came to the shelter:  Sunny came to our shelter from an overcrowded southern shelter. She is 1-2 years old and a sweet girl. She is a Chow mix (likely with Golden Retriever) who takes a bit to warm up to new people. She would be best suited in a home with older children or adults. Sunny needs someone familiar with Chows (or similar breeds). She is full grown at 45 lbs.

 

Sunny is spayed and vaccinated for Rabies, Distemper, Lyme, and Bordetella. She tested negative for heartworm but positive for Lyme. Sunny recently finished a 30 day course of doxycycline. She is current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention. Sunny is also microchipped with a lifetime registration.

Things I like and Dislike:  No small dogs or cats

Comments:  Doesn't always show well in crate. Needs Chow (or similar breed) experienced home.


Dog’s Name:  Ziggy Sex: Male Age:  8 years

Rescue:  Halfway Home Rescue Inc

Breed:  min pin x?        Color:  black/tan

Weight: 30 lbs

Kids:  Yes Dogs: Yes    Cats: Yes

Health Issues:  We are working hard to get Ziggy into physical shape again!

 

How I came to the shelter:  Ziggy came to our shelter by way of our friends at Peach County Animal Rescue in Georgia. He is a perfect dog- well behaved, quiet, friendly, and easy going. Ziggy loves everyone- kids, dogs, and cats too. Ziggy is about 8 years old and would be a fantastic companion to any family.

Ziggy is a mixed breed- possibly min pin in there someplace. He weighs about 30 lbs but we are working hard to get him back down to the weight he should be- 18-20 lbs. He is neutered, vaccinated for rabies, distemper, and bordetella. Ziggy recently had a dental, so his teeth are in great shape! He recently tested negative for heartworm and tick borne diseases. Ziggy is also current on flea/tick and heartworm prevention and microchipped with a lifetime registration