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MOLLY

German Shepherd Dog, Mix

An adotable dog in Philadelphia, PA

  • Senior
  • Medium
  • Female



Hello, I am Molly (A21092346). I’m a gentle senior citizen shepherd mix who was brought to the shelter when my elderly owner couldn’t care for me.
I’m small for a shepherd mix – just 31 pounds - so I’ll fit cozily into your apartment. My owner loved me and let me roam loose in the house, and she says I got along with dogs, kids and cats. I know sit and stay and I am almost certainly housetrained. I’ve got some skin issues but they will be much easier to fix once I’m out of this shelter and in a nice home with loving owners. I’m an easy dog who would love nothing more than going home with you.
Come visit me today!

More photos at
http://www.flickr.com/photos/67988365@N08/10045390495/sizes/m/in/set-721...

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS DOG EMAIL ACCTPETFINDER@GMAIL.COM

Are you interested in one of the dogs at ACCT? If so…
Great! First, decide if you are interested in fostering or adopting!

To determine whether you should apply to foster versus adopt, please consider the following information:

-To adopt a dog means to commit to being the primary caregiver for the dog and keep it in your possession, for yourself for the rest of its life. Adult dogs are $75 to adopt, puppies (under 6 months old) are $125- that donation covers the vaccines, microchip, surgery, etc that the dog has received.

- To foster a dog means to commit to temporarily caring for the dog/cat while also working to find the dog/cat a “forever home”/adopter. While fostering the dog/cat remains ACCT's property, but the foster parent takes responsibility for marketing the dog/cat, and doing a preliminary screening of any potential adopters. When an adopter is found, the foster parent must coordinate with the ACCT Life Saving office to approve the adopter and finalize the adoption. If the foster parent decides after time that they would like to keep the dog/cat, they must complete the adoption process and pay the adoption fee. ** Fostering is not a trial adoption.**

More about fostering:

Although previous fostering experience is not required, ideal foster care provider will have basic knowledge of animal care and training and be committed to finding their foster animal a safe and loving “forever home”. As a foster care provider, you will provide the animals with care including, food, water, shelter, training, grooming and medical treatment when necessary. ACCT will provide clinic and vet care, behavior and training resources, and adoption counseling. We rely on the foster parent to find an adoptive home for the dog/cat, but we can help! We provide adoption events for you attend, can post your foster dog/cat on Petfinder for you, etc. We cannot guarantee how long a foster dog/cat will be in your care, since you keep the dog/cat until an adoptive home is found, which can be anywhere from 2 weeks to a few months depending on the dog/cat, and how heavily you market it.

Ready to come meet one of the dogs/cats?
Adoption Hours are:
Monday to Friday; 1pm-8pm
Saturday and Sunday; 10-5pm
Afterhours by appointment

Foster Hours are:
Monday-Sunday; 9am-6pm
After hours by appointment

*If you have dogs of your own, you need to bring at least one in to meet any potential dogs and make sure there is no major personality clash. Please also bring proof that you are allowed dogs/cats at your home if you rent.

ACCT is located at: 111 W. Hunting Park Ave, Phila., PA 19140
Phone: 267-385-3800
Email: adopt@acctphilly.org

Contact Info

 

Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Phone: 267-385-3800

Email: adopt@acctphilly.org

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