***Urgent*** Nine needs a foster family! Nine is a senior, male, pit bull mix that has a little problem with his eyes. His condition is treatable and HSHA will provide for all his medical needs and treatment, including but not limited to medicine and eye drops. This dog just needs the quiet comfort of a home to help support his specific needs that are more difficult in the stressful shelter environment. Nine had a home his entire life until his owners recently surrendered him. Today, you will find him comfortably cuddled up in a softy snuggly bed in the office of our Adoption Center Team Leader. The anxiety of being in a shelter, paired with previous life experiences, was not condusive to Nine's well-being. The office is a nice, quiet space but his preference is in your home!

Nine is a gentleman that gets along and can live with other dogs, cats, and most children. He can see well enough to handle steps and similar home obstacles. He's a very strong dog who needs to learn how to walk properly on a leash but a big yard for excersizing would probably be the ideal solution for him.

Nine is anxious with all this upheaval in his life, and will require some time to get used to a new routine. But, we are confident you will discover that he is a big lover who patiently receives his eye drops and wags his tail in delight when a kind word is said. If you are interesting in fostering Nine -- REMEMBER: All medical expenses are covered -- please come to the shelter right away and ask to meet Nine!

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We are currently in need of Non-clumping (clay) cat litter, Liquid Laundry detergent, Paper towels, Hand soap, Ziplock style sandwich baggies (any brand), 13 and 60 Gallon Trash bags, Purina Healthy Weight Cat Chow (orange bag- dry food), Purina ONE Sensitive Stomach cat food (dry food), Kitten canned food (any brand), Soft and chewy dog treats, Gift cards for Gasoline (for animal transport and cruelty investigations); Pet Stores (for animal supplies and food), Local stores (Walmart, Weis, Giant, Home Depot, Lowes- for emergency supplies and building repairs); Office Supply Stores (paper, ink cartridges, etc). If you'd like to help out, please drop some off at the shelter!

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We have several dogs and cats that are looking for a foster home.  If you think you may be able to help, please visit our Fosters Needed page.


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May 10-12 | Shelter Buddies Yard Sale

July 21 | Christmas in July

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