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Rescue Me ID: 17-07-04-00461MUNECA (female)

Border Collie Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    MUNECA was saved from one of the shelters we work with in Texas. She is spayed, rabies, core vaccines, de-wormed, heart-worm and tick-disease tested; Negative and micro-chipped. She has an estimated date of birth of 20 June 2016. MUNECA has been listed as an Border Collie. We have no way of knowing the true breed, it is up to you to decide what you think she breed/s is. MUNECA is a young girl just bursting with energy, she is smart, fun, active and gets excited when she interacts with people. She is located in our kennel building so I cannot say if she is house-trained, however, she uses the dog door to do her business. She can get vocal in ... (Read More)the kennels, but I do believe that is more for attention and because she wants to be out running and playing, which is what she should be doing at her age. MUNECA definitely needs an active family who can take her on adventures and give her lots of ways to expel all that energy that she has. She will need an alpha family who understand the need of training her. We recommend families work on basic and advanced obedience together as this helps to set boundaries and expectations, it also helps by MUNECA and her family to learn each others personalities, body language and help form a stronger bond. She is great with other dogs of all ages and sizes, she does get excited and can jump on them initially, however, a lot of that is also because she is in the kennel environment and not getting the full attention, love and affection that she needs. We do NOT have cats at the rescue, so we have no way of knowing or able to say how she would act with or around them. She would benefit from an active family that can take her on adventures, she is good with children, however, as mentioned does get excitable but with training, a routine, an understanding of her family being in charge and of course being able to expel that energy and put her mind to work, she would be an awesome family pet. MUNECA is available for adoption from Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue for an adoption fee of $500. This fee is not negotiable and is used to cover the rescue costs of pulling, vetting, health certificate, transport from Texas to Maine, monthly preventatives, supplements, food and anything else that is needed. If you feel that you have the heart and home to give this precious soul a wonderful life, please go to our website, under the APPLICATION tab, complete, then submit the APPLICATION. Our process takes around 2-4 days, and ensuring your references are aware that we will be calling, could speed up the process. Once you have been approved, we discuss any questions in regards to the dog you are wanting to adopt, then you complete and submit the contract, make payment and then we can work out the pick up / transport arrangements. Please do NOT submit an application if you are not looking to take home a new best friend within the next few weeks. http://www.giveadogahome-sanantonio.org MUNECA is located at the rescue in Sebec, Maine. We post in various states along the east coast and Canada where we have had lots of successful adoptions to enable more exposure for these beautiful saved souls. Families will need to be prepared to travel to the rescue to meet and take home their new best friend. Sebec is located just outside the towns of Dover-Foxcroft and Milo (approx 8 miles) and approx 45 miles from Bangor. There are also lots of hotels, motels, pet friendly accommodations and wonderful camp-sites for the more adventurous families and what a great way to get to know your new best friend. If there are options to arrange transport, we will work with you to make it happen. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $500 Animal Location:

Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue
Piscataquis County Sebec, ME 04481 MAP IT!

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207-564-8838

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Rescue Me ID: 17-07-04-00448RANDY (male)

Border Collie Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    RANDY was saved from one of the shelters we work with in Texas. He is neutered, rabies, core vaccines, de-wormed, heart-worm and tick-disease tested; Negative and micro-chipped. He has an estimated date of birth of 7 June 2015. RANDY has been listed as an Australian Shepherd/Australian Kelpie. We have no way of knowing the true breed, it is up to you to decide what you think his breed/s is. It is important to note that RANDY is a high energy, intelligent, working breed dog and you really need to be experienced with this breed, or at least have done a lot of research, have support and confident you have the lifestyle to accommodate this ... (Read More)stunning boy. RANDY is very affectionate and loves to get cuddles and his belly rubbed and ear scratched. He loves toys and especially loves to chew on the cow hooves. He gets on great with other dogs of all sizes. We do NOT have cats at the rescue so are unable to say how he would get on with cats. RANDY is going to need a family that is used to high energy, smart dogs, preferably someone who is familiar with the Collie / Shepherd breed. Someone who understand that he will need training and guidance and learns that humans are in charge so that he doesn't get too much of a handful. He is going to need a very active family who can give him the lifestyle that he needs. Playing ball in the back-yard is not enough for this boy, he is going to need a lot of physical and mental exercise. Going on road trips, to new places, hikes and adventures and letting him explore the sights, smells and sounds the world has to offer will be to his and your benefit. He is going to need a family that understands the importance of basic and advanced training. We advise that families work on their own basic training so that boundaries and expectations can be set and personalities and body language learnt in the process, which will help form a much stronger bond. RANDY is living in the kennel building and uses the dog door to go outside into his run to do his business, he enjoys lying outside on nice days and is happy to chew on his bones when not having playtime. He will make a great family addition to an experienced family. He is fun, active and very loving and deserves a good family and home to call his own. RANDY is available for adoption from Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue for an adoption fee of $500. This fee is not negotiable and is used to cover the rescue costs of pulling, vetting, health certificate, transport from Texas to Maine, monthly preventatives, supplements, food and anything else that is needed. If you feel that you have the heart and home to give this precious soul a wonderful life, please go to our website, under the APPLICATION tab, complete, then submit the APPLICATION. Our process takes around 2-4 days, and ensuring your references are aware that we will be calling, could speed up the process. Once you have been approved, we discuss any questions in regards to the dog you are wanting to adopt, then you complete and submit the contract, make payment and then we can work out the pick up / transport arrangements. Please do NOT submit an application if you are not looking to take home a new best friend within the next few weeks. http://www.giveadogahome-sanantonio.org RANDY is located at the rescue in Sebec, Maine. We post in various states along the east coast and Canada where we have had lots of successful adoptions to enable more exposure for these beautiful saved souls. Families will need to be prepared to travel to the rescue to meet and take home their new best friend. Sebec is located just outside the towns of Dover-Foxcroft and Milo (approx 8 miles) and approx 45 miles from Bangor. There are also lots of hotels, motels, pet friendly accommodations and wonderful camp-sites for the more adventurous families and what a great way to get to know your new best friend. If there are options to arrange transport, we will work with you to make it happen. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue
Piscataquis County Sebec, ME 04481 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-07-04-00443IAN (male)

Border Collie Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    IAN was saved from one of the shelters we work with in Texas. He is neutered, rabies, core vaccines, de-wormed, heart-worm and tick-disease tested; Negative and micro-chipped. He has an estimated date of birth of 6 October 2016. IAN has been listed as an Border Collie / Australian Shepherd. We have no way of knowing the true breed, it is up to you to decide what you think his breed/s is. IAN was an owner surrender with his brother and sister to the shelter in Texas. Their story is that the owner had the mother dog, who got stolen, he reported the theft to the police and when the police located the dog she was pregnant. She gave birth and ... (Read More)the owner kept three pups, 2 males and 1 female. He turned them into the shelter when they was around 8 months of age as he didn't have time for them. When IAN and his siblings arrived at the rescue they were extremely scared. The transport had said that they wouldn't come out of their crates at the stops and were just very fearful. Since being at the rescue they have started to warm up, it is just a matter of them building up confidence. Ian is the most confident of his siblings, but still is very wary, it is obvious he really wants to come up and get some love and affection, but he is not yet there in his confidence to do so. It really is just a matter of time of letting him see interaction with other dogs so that he can see that humans are safe. Each time I go into his kennel he will run out but come immediately back in, wagging his tail and inching closer each time. I do believe that in a safe, secure home environment with a family that has the time and patience to work with him and let him build up his trust in his own time, he will come round in a short period of time. He just needs to be able to do it in his own time and in his own way so that he isn't having anyone forced upon him. Needless to say he is not leash trained and when I took her to be neutered I had to carry him to and from the car and into the vets. He has never shown any kind of aggression, just fear and the staff at the vets said he was very sweet and was fine when they was handling him preparing her for surgery. He is located in the kennel building and does share a pen and run with his brother and is fine with other dogs. He does use the dog door to go out into the run to do his business, however, I do not know if he is house trained, but he is a smart boy and knows to go outside, so a little time teaching him to let you know he needs to go out is probably all he will need. IAN is a young boy and when he has gained confidence and can start enjoying life, he will need an active family. He is an intelligent dog and so along with lots of physical exercise he will need the same level of mental stimulation too. He would benefit from a family that is able to take him on lots of road trips and adventures on hikes, to the lake, the beach and anywhere he can enjoy and explore the sights, sounds and smells the world has to offer. He will need a family that understands the importance of training and we encourage all families to work on basic and advanced training as a family so that boundaries and expectations can be set and both Ian and his humans can learn each others body language and personalities and form a stronger bond and understanding of each other. Ian does need a special family with time, patience and understand to help him gain trust and confidence and who can be extra careful to make sure he can't run off or escape, however, when he has gained that trust I feel he will be a wonderful addition to any family with a very strong loving bond that will make all the extra effort so very much worth while. IAN is available for adoption from Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue for an adoption fee of $500. This fee is not negotiable and is used to cover the rescue costs of pulling, vetting, health certificate, transport from Texas to Maine, monthly preventatives, supplements, food and anything else that is needed. If you feel that you have the heart and home to give this precious soul a wonderful life, please go to our website, under the APPLICATION tab, complete, then submit the APPLICATION. Our process takes around 2-4 days, and ensuring your references are aware that we will be calling, could speed up the process. Once you have been approved, we discuss any questions in regards to the dog you are wanting to adopt, then you complete and submit the contract, make payment and then we can work out the pick up / transport arrangements. Please do NOT submit an application if you are not looking to take home a new best friend within the next few weeks. http://www.giveadogahome-sanantonio.org IAN is located at the rescue in Sebec, Maine. We post in various states along the east coast and Canada where we have had lots of successful adoptions to enable more exposure for these beautiful saved souls. Families will need to be prepared to travel to the rescue to meet and take home their new bes (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $500 Animal Location:

Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue
Piscataquis County Sebec, ME 04481 MAP IT!

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207-564-8838

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Rescue Me ID: 17-06-26-00022Jake (male)

Border Collie Mix    Age: Young Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Jake Is A Very Sweet Friendly Playful Pup Gets Along Well With Other Dogs Is Up To Date On All Vaccine, Will Make A Great New Family Addition Or Companion Pup

     Animal Location:

Angels Heart Puppy Rescue
York County Kittery, ME 03905 MAP IT!

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Connie 501-764-6342

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Border Collie in Maine
    Border Collie Dogs can make good pets in Maine if they match your IifestyIe. Border Collies are extremely intelligent, faithful dogs who live to please their masters. Border Collies need lots of attention and praise. They respond to high level obedience training and make excellent Frisbee dogs and farm workers. Border Collies do well in large yards or with acreage and they need a job to do. If a Border Collie becomes bored, he will find his own job to do and it may not be the owner's idea of work. Border Collies do well with older children and other dogs, and some Border Collies can coexist with cats. However, it depends on the dog, and generally Border Collies should not be trusted with non-canine pets.

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    Border Collies stare down cows and are sometimes said to hypnotize them. Border Collies are used as guide dogs in the Netherlands. Border Collies are used in Frisbee competitions. Border Collies are considered by some to be the most intelligent breed of dog. Border Collies are used by police for narcotics and bomb detection as well as search and rescue work.

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Maine Animal Rescue
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York County - W Kennebunk, Maine 04094
Animal Welfare Society 207-985-3244

Cumberland County - Portland, ME 04101
Friends of Feral Felines 207-797-3014

Androscoggin County - Auburn 04210
Greater Androscoggin Humane Society 207-783-2311

Oxford County - Rumford Center 04278
Maine Veterinary Association 207-364-8660

Kennebec County - Augusta 04330
Kennebec Valley Humane Society/Pet Haven 207-626-3491

Penobscot County - Bangor, Maine 04401
Bangor Humane Society 207-942-8902

Hancock County - Prospect Harbor 04669
M.A.M.A. 207-422-2358

Aroostook County - Houlton, Maine 04730
Houlton Humane Society Animal Shelter 207-532-2862

Aroostook County - Mapleton 04757
Aroostook Animal Welfare Group 207-227-5056

Kennebec County - Waterville, ME 04901
Humane Society Waterville 207-873-2430

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