Why Adopt an Older Dog?
We’re usually housetrained! You won’t have to
go through all of that “puppy stuff” that includes
messy newspapers and puddles on the floor!
We are through with the “teething phase” that
is so hard on expensive shoes, couches and small children!
We can focus well on obedience because we’re at that
mellow stage in life!
We know what “no” means. If we hadn’t learned
it by now, we probably wouldn’t have made it this far!
Older dogs settle in more easily than puppies. We don’t
do all of that whining and squeaking in the middle of the
We’re instant companions! We are ready for hiking,
car rides and trips when you are! We know how to pack light!
We know. We’re grateful for this second chance we’ve
been given and we’ll show you with lots of love and
You know what you’re getting. You never know what a
puppy will look like. We’re already grown up so what
you see is what you get!
We give you time to yourself. We won’t make the same
kind of demands on your time that the youngsters will.
We actually let you get a good night’s sleep! We’re
used to human schedules and generally don’t need nighttime