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Animal ID: 14-08-25-00414tanner (male)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Tanner is a red merle. He is a very good and obedient dog. He needs a good home with someone who understands the aussie temperament. He has been trained with the e collar and whoever is lucky enough to have him will be required to let his trainer show them how to use and and be trained in the operation of the e collar. he will be the best dog you've ever owned.

     Animal Location:

Cabarrus County kannapolis, NC MAP IT!

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penny gantt 704 932 2663

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Rescue Me ID: 14-08-25-00219Tucker (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Tucker is a 1 year old, energetic, smart and loving dog. He has a mix of Lab, Pit Bull and Australian Shepard. He loves to play and loves other dogs. He is very agile and can jump a low fence. He would be a loyal and loving pet for anyone.

     Animal Location:

Mecklenburg County Charlotte, NC MAP IT!

Contact:
Terri Jeffries 704-957-7307

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Rescue Me ID: 14-08-24-00206Wally (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    
     Animal Location:

Montgomery County Troy, NC 27371 MAP IT!

Contact:
Brenda Sifers 9105718271

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Rescue Me ID: 14-08-24-00164Boss (male)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Young Adult


    This dog is being offered up for FREE on Craigslist and needs help immediately. Please help!!! http://fayetteville.craigslist.org/zip/4634130066.html

 Adoption Fee: $0 Animal Location:

Cumberland County North Carolina

Contact:
8103486934

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Rescue Me ID: 14-08-20-00061Chase and Chaps (male)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    5 year old Australian Shepard brothers. These adorable,fun loving dogs have never been seperated. They are good with other animals and with people of all ages. They both think they are 2 lbs lap dogs. They have been house trained and are very good if left outside as well.have all papers and information on these dogs. We are moving and cannot take them with us. Won't you take us home and love us?

     Animal Location:

Johnston County Four Oaks, NC MAP IT!

Contact:
Kevin Barnes

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Rescue Me ID: 14-08-16-00170Scout (male)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Must find a new loving home for our Australian Shepherd, Scout. He is very intelligent, trained to sit, give howdy, lay down, off, and walks well on a leash. Rescued him from the animal shelter at about 4 months old where he had been picked up wth a collar embedded deep in his neck and his mouth and throat so lacerated that the vet thought he might not live. He is probably 3 years old now, vaccines are current. Our problem: His herding instinct (like many Aussies) is very strong, and for some reason he feels threatened by small children. We have successfully taught our 7 yr old commands and actions to use in situations when the dog becomes ... (Read More)agressive toward him, but living in a neighborhood with small children around frequently just isn't the best environment for him considering his breed. We want to do the right thing for the dog AND the right thing for our neighbors. It breaks my heart to hve to find him a new home but, Scout desperately needs a home with no small children (he has been fine with age 10 and up) and some land where he can use up the energy of his herding dog breed constructively. He is such a loyal companion and very protective. I really don't want to give him away because he's a fabulous dog for an adult, he's affectionate, and so smart. He just needs to not be around small children because he will growl and nip, that just does work in a neighborhood. I'm afraid that if we do not find a new home for him very soon we are going to have to ... please help so I don't have to take him to the animal shelter! (Less)

     Animal Location:

Randolph County Archdale, NC MAP IT!

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Sarah Allred 3366895309

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Animal ID: 14-08-15-00254PJ (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    eight year old sweet Aussie is my boy. I also had his Father. He is the sweetest dog with adults, smart, full of energy, all he wants is a ball thrown to him and to be able to run. PJ is like a persona. You can take him just about anywhere. He just does not like a few little dogs. Everyone loves him when I take him out with me and he is so well behaved. I relocated to Charlotte for a job that requires a lot of travel. In addition, the HOA has kicked him out due to a mix up with a small, little dog! And, it is not fair to him that he is in a condo and he cannot run like he used to do at my old place. He loves me, but, he has been pretty ... (Read More)miserable. I am in serious need of a good home immediately for him. I have him boarded. I had a home for him, but they just backed out. Please help. Thank you. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Mecklenburg County Charlotte, NC MAP IT!

Contact:
Alison Rockwell 770-864-6158

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-21-00445Wade (male)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Aggressive 

    Liver and white Aussie needs a job! Extremely smart but needs training and discipline. Good dog for someone who has the time and energy. Loyal to owner, but does not like strangers. Very sensitive and reacts to people that he fears or he feels may be threatening to owner. If you are a dog lover and understand the Aussie breed, Wade would make you a great companion.

 Adoption Fee: $0 Animal Location:

Mecklenburg County Charlotte, NC MAP IT!

Contact:
Mary Anne Guy

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-20-00140Milly (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

     Milly is a very good dog. She needs lots of space to run. We are moving and cannot take her. She takes a minute to acclimate but then she's a good dog. Shouldn't be around very young children her size. She's excellent with my 8 yr old granddaughter. She needs very much to be in the country. She was raised on 60 acres. She loves to run free and herd. All vacs except rabies.

 Adoption Fee: $1.00 Animal Location:

Clinton County DeWitt, MI 48820 MAP IT!

Contact:
Lauren OBrien 5176249210

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-18-00231Callie (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Seizures,
 Aggressive 

    [Read About Natural Seizure Care] We are located in Concord, NC (near Charlotte, NC) and are willing to travel a reasonable distance to bring her to a new loving home or facility that will be able to help her! Callie is a 7 year old Australian Shepherd. We adopted her as a puppy. She has always been nervous around strangers but her nervousness has turned into some stranger aggression over the years. She is territorial with other dogs and protective over her owners. When boarded at a kennel, Callie has never bitten or been aggressive to workers but does exhibit cage aggression. Callie has never bitten anyone. We have two small children and have ... (Read More)decided it is best for all involved if we relocate Callie to a new home. Her new home needs to be free of children, have lots of opportunities for exercise, and an most importantly have an owner who will be patient in earning her trust and working with her issues. Callie's breed is a working dog so she does well when she feels she has a job to do. Callie has randomly occurring seizures. She will have a seizure once every 2-3 (+) months. She has been seen by a vet a couple years back and the vet did not see fit for medication since the seizures are not consistent. Callie has also had a benign growth removed twice from one of her paws. We HOPE you can help. This is sad for us but we know that it is for the best. We are trying to avoid bringing her back to a shelter for her health and to remove the risk of being euthanized. PLEASE HELP if you are able! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $0 Animal Location:

Cabarrus County CONCORD, NC MAP IT!

Contact:
JESSICA KEARNEY

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 14-07-13-00131Dixie (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Very sweet older dog. She is fine with laying around all day, or she can play outside. Needs to find a home ASAP, unable t keep her.

 Adoption Fee: $0 Animal Location:

Mecklenburg County charlotte, NC MAP IT!

Contact:
Michelle wolfe 7049758450

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Rescue Me ID: 14-05-30-00490Marley (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Meet Marley, He is a young 7 months old Boarder Collie blend. He weighs about 40 lbs. He is a very sweet dog, he loves attention, he is eager for belly rubs and pets. He likes to give hugs and kisses. He is up to date on shots, he is heart worm negative, he has been de wormed, neutered, and he is microchiped. Marley does not have much in the way of manners,BUT he will go through basic obedience with our trainers and we will start him on his hand signals training. He really is a super sweet boy and deserves a second chance at a GREAT life. All he wants is to be a part of a family. We do not recommend a family with very young ... (Read More)children. (He has shown NO aggression whatsoever, but small children and deaf doggies are a potential incident waiting to happen). That's not to say that anything would happen, but we need to think of what's best for Marley. we would LOVE to find a home that has experience with a special needs dog. Marley wants to be loved and wants a home where he can be part of the family. Do you have room in your heart and your home for this special boy? If you are interested in adopting Marley, send an email to FTLOD@RoadRunner.com for an adoption application. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

For the Love of Dogs
Iredell County Statesville, NC 28677 MAP IT!

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Charlene Rollins 704-464-9999;

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PIease Read Before Adopting an Australian Shepherd in North Carolina
    Australian Shepherd Dogs can make good pets in North Carolina if they match your IifestyIe. The Australian Shepherd, or Aussie, is a playful breed that provides excellent companionship to active children. Aussies are smart, trainable, protective, and eager to please. Australian Shepherds are gentle with humans and aggressive when herding farm animals. Aussies are active even when indoors and do best with plenty of exercise in a large yard.

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    Australian Shepherds are not Australian; they were developed in the United States for herding livestock on American ranches. Australian Shepherds are descended from Spanish dogs that were used for herding Merino sheep. Aussies are often used by police for narcotics detection.

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Davie County - Mocksville 27028
Humane Society of Davie County 336-751-5214

Forsyth County - Winston-Salem 27103
Forsyth Humane Society 336-721-1303

Orange/Wake/Durham County - Mebane, NC 27302
Animal Protection Society 919-304-2300

Rockingham County - Wentworth 27375
Rockingham Humane Society 336-349-4379

Guilford County - Greensboro 27405
Triad Spay-Neuter Clinic 336/375-6080

Guilford County - Greensboro, NC 27429
Feral Cat Assistance Program 336-378-0878

Wake County - Cary, NC 27512
Operation Catnip 919-460-0610

Wayne County - Goldsboro 27530
Wayne County Humane Society 919-736-PETS

Wake County - New Hill 27562
SNAP-NC 919-783-SNAP

Johnston County - Smithfield 27577
Johnston County Animal Protection 919-989-7601

Wake County - Raleigh 27603
SPCA of Wake County 919-772-2326

Wake/Durham/Orange/Person County - Raleigh, North Carolina 27605
AnimalKind 919-870-1660

Wake County - Raleigh, NC 27616
SAFE Haven For Cats 919-872-1128

Wake County - Raleigh 27675
Operation Catnip 919-779-7247

Pitt County - Greenville 27836
Saving Graces 4 Felines 252-321-8839

Wilson County - Wilson, North Carolina 27895
Wilson County Humane Society 252-243-2566

Cabarrus County - Concord, North Carolina 28025
Humane Society of Concord 704-784-4434

Cabarrus County - Concord 28025
Cabarrus Spay Neuter Clinic 704-784-6304

Gaston County - Gastonia, NC 28055
Animal League of Gaston County 704-718- 4673

Union County - Monroe, NC 28111
Humane Society of Union County 704-283-9126

Rowan County - Salisbury 28145
Humane Society of Rowan County 704-636-5700

Anson County - Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Humane Society of Anson County 704-695-3116

Mecklenburg County - Charlotte, North Carolina 28203
Humane Society of Charlotte 704-333-4130

Mecklenburg County - Charlotte, North Carolina 28247
Friends of Felines 704-348-1578

New Hanover County - Castle Hayne 28429
Friends of Felines 910-452-6721

Onslow County - Jacksonville, NC 28540
Carolina Animal Protection Society 252-422-6770

Craven County - New Bern, North Carolina 28563
Colonial Capital Humane Society 252-633-0146

Watauga County - Boone 28607
Wautauga Humane Society 828-264-7865

Avery County - Newland, North Carolina 28657
Avery Humane Society 828-733-6312

Polk/Landrum County - Columbus 28722
Foothills Humane Society 828-863-4444

Madison County - Marshall 28753
Friends of Madison County Animals 828-649-9798

Buncombe County - Skyland 28776
Animal Compassion Network 828-258-4820

Mitchell County - Spruce Pine, North Carolina 28777
Mitchell County Animal Rescue 828-765-6952

Jackson County - Sylva, NC 28779
Jackson County Humane Society 828-586-5647

Haywood County - Waynesville 28786
Haywood Animal Welfare Assn 828-452-1329

Buncombe County - Asheville, North Carolina 28801
Humane Alliance Spay/Neuter Clinic 828-252-8804

Buncombe County - Asheville, North Carolina 28801
Humane Alliance of Western NC 828-252-2079

Cherokee County - Marble 28905
Western Carolina Spay-Neuter Clinic 828-837-2304

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