Senior Pups Search for Homes
Meet Ellie, an Australian Cattle Dog, and Breeze, a Shih-poo, at the Kirkwood Petco this weekend.
Ellie is a 6-year-old Australian Cattle Dog available for adoption through the St. Louis Senior Dog Project.
Ellie is a beautiful dog with plenty of smiles and wags to share. Her previous owner had to go into a nursing home and was not allowed to bring her along, so Ellie found herself looking for a second chance and hopes to find a new home soon.
She is a good pooch that is friendly with everyone. She would be fine in a medium-activity household. Although she is older, as a cattle dog, she enjoys having activity now and then.
If you would like to meet Ellie or other adoptable dogs, stop by the Kirkwood Petco Saturday or Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thank you to the St. Louis Senior Dog Project for introducing us to Ellie.
Breeze is a darling six-pound Shih-poo (part Shih Tzu, part Poodle) who is about 5-years-old.
She is a happy little girl and loves to run around the house with other dogs. She sleeps quietly all night in an x-pen (exercise pen) in the bedroom. She came from a breeding facility and is learning how to be a pet and will approach you if you are patient with her. She needs a forever home with someone who is willing to work with her. She also would benefit from another dog in the house.
Breeze is available for adoption through Senior Dogs 4 Seniors, a nonprofit on a mission to place older dogs in the loving homes of older people in the St Louis area. However Senior Dogs 4 Seniors takes in dogs of all ages and adopts to people of all ages. The organization conducts home visits and asks for a $200 adoption donation for adult dogs and $300 for puppies.
Senior Dogs 4 Seniors is at the Kirkwood Petco every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visit the Senior Dogs 4 Seniors website to learn more.
Thank you to Senior Dogs 4 Seniors for introducing us to Breeze.