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Dogs Available for Adoption

 . MICKEY .
 . MICKEY .
  • Shih Tzu, Mixed Breed
  • Spayed/Neutered
My name is Mickey, I'm a 10 year old sweet heart who is looking for a loving home. My sister and I were surrendered to the shelter because our owner moved and couldn't take us with her. We would love to be adopted together and the shelter makes that easier by offering a 2 for the price of 1 adoption fee. I'm not as young as I used to be, but I still get around pretty good. However, stairs and jumping on/off furniture may be more difficult for me. Also I'm missing some teeth and would benefit from a dental cleaning but I eat food well including dry kibbles. I am housetrained and have been around kids over 6 years old. I love attention and want to snuggle up in someones lap.
Senior, Male, Small
 . MINNIE .
 . MINNIE .
  • Chihuahua
  • Spayed/Neutered
My name is Minnie, I'm a 10 year old sweet heart who is looking for a loving home. My brother and I were surrendered to the shelter because our owner moved and couldn't take us with her. We would love to be adopted together and the shelter makes that easier by offering a 2 for the price of 1 adoption fee. I'm not as young as I used to be, but I still get around pretty good. However, stairs and jumping on/off furniture may be more difficult for me. Also I'm missing some teeth and would benefit from a dental cleaning but I eat food well including dry kibbles. I am housetrained and have been around kids over 6 years old. I love attention and want to snuggle up in someones lap.
Senior, Female, Small
 . PATCH .
 . PATCH .
  • Chihuahua
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Patch. I'm a tiny fella who is about 3 years old. Despite my small size, I will still require regular exercise to ensure I am the happiest and healthiest I can be. I love to cuddle but am pretty playful too and enjoy pouncing on toys. Since I'm so small, my legs are pretty fragile, so please make sure that I am handled gently and that any children I am around know to be kind and gentle as well. I'm a skinny boy who needs someone that will baby me and feed me special meals, since I won't eat much if you just give me plain dry food. I do well with broth or a couple spoons of canned food mixed in with my dry for extra flavor. While at the shelter I have done well with other small dogs. I am a little on the needy side and like to be reassured that my person is nearby. My favorite spot will be next to you or on your lap!
Adult, Male, Small
 . TINA .
 . TINA .
  • Chihuahua
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Tina. I'm a tiny girl who is about 2 years old. Despite my small size, I will still require regular exercise to ensure I am the happiest and healthiest I can be. I love to cuddle and am pretty mellow but occasionally want to play. Since I'm so small, my legs are pretty fragile, please make sure that I am handled gently and that any children I am around know to be kind and gentle as well. I'm a skinny girl who needs someone that will baby me with special meals until I gain some weight. Adding a little broth or a couple spoons of canned food mixed in with my dry will help. While at the shelter I have done well with other small dogs.
Young, Female, Small
 . TRIXIE .
 . TRIXIE .
  • Australian Shepherd, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Trixie, an adorable girl who is about 2 years old. I was surrendered to the shelter because my new family quickly learned that I am uncomfortable with kids under 10 years old. I was adopted from a website and my original family could not take me back. I'm a wonderful, smart girl who bonds quickly with my people. I am generally well mannered, know some commands and take treats gently. I am housetrained and like to cuddle on the couch after we get some playtime in. I have lived with other dogs before and have done well with playful, gentle dogs while at the shelter. I will do best in an adult only home where I can relax and not be on guard around kids. Maybe you're an empty nester or you prefer children with fur and four legs? Either way, I'm ready to head home with you!
Young, Female, Medium
 . GYPSY .
 . GYPSY .
  • Pit Bull Terrier
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi! I'm Gypsy, a happy, outgoing 7 year old girl with the biggest smile you've ever seen! I was surrendered to the shelter because my family had to move suddenly and couldn't take me with them. They said I'm a silly dog who acts like a puppy and likes to make new people and dog friends. I have been a mostly outdoor dog my whole life, but I love to be around people and am eager for my new family to show me what life is like in a home. I'm very treat motivated and know some commands but I could use work on taking treats nicely. While at the shelter I have done well with most other dogs I've met and I lived with another dog in my previous home. If we get out and get some exercise daily, I'm happy to relax at your feet and play with a toy or chew a bone. Can't you just picture us together, a happy family? I can!
Adult, Female, Large
 . MAX .
 . MAX .
  • Australian Shepherd, Labrador Retriever
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Max, a silly pup who is about 7 months old. I was surrendered to the shelter because my owners didn't have enough time to dedicate to training and exercise. I can be a sensitive boy when it comes to meeting new people and taking corrections, so I will need a patient person who will build my confidence and continue my socialization. Once I'm comfortable in my surroundings, I show off my active, puppy antics. I enjoy playing with toys and learning tricks for treats. I need some help with my manners, like keeping four paws on the floor when I'm excited. While at the shelter I have done well with other dogs who are social and playful. My previous owners say I am housetrained and have done well with children I have met. With some time and consistent training, I know I'll be a wonderful addition to the right family.
Young, Male, Medium
 . NOVA .
 . NOVA .
  • Husky
  • Spayed/Neutered
My name is Nova, I'm a beautiful girl who is about 6 years old and looking for a wonderful home to retire in. I am a sensitive soul, who takes time to warm up to new people. I will need a patient owner who is willing to work at building a bond with me. I may not be trustworthy off leash, especially in the beginning, since I get spooked by quick movements and loud noises. With time and patience, I warm up but am not really a needy lap dog. I like to do my own thing and enjoy just being near you. While at the shelter I have done well with most dogs I've met. I like to play with the silly pups or just hang out with the calm dogs. A social, outgoing dog in my new home could really help me learn the ropes more quickly.
Adult, Female, Large
 . MAYA .
 . MAYA .
  • Dalmatian, Mixed Breed
  • Spayed/Neutered
I'm Maya, a sweet, gentle girl who is about 6 years old. I came to the shelter when my owners became ill and couldn't take care of me anymore. I'm an older girl who still gets around pretty good but I'm not as young as I used to be. Stairs and long walks may be more difficult for me these days, but a comfy bed will do just fine. I am currently taking anti-inflammatory medication and a glucosamine supplement for my arthritis that will likely need to continue for the rest of my life. Both medications help me feel better and get around more freely. While at the shelter I have done best with other dogs who are social and play gently. The rowdy pups are too much for me. I am very food motivated and enjoy showing off some cute tricks for treats. I'm generally well-mannered and a pretty easy going lady. If you're looking for a mellow doggie to keep you company and who won't require a lot in the way of training, then I'm your gal.
Adult, Female, Large
 . PIP .
 . PIP .  . PIP .  . PIP .
  • Siberian Husky, Mixed Breed
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without cats
Hi there, I'm Pip, a 7 month old boy who is just happy about life! I was quickly adopted from the shelter a couple weeks ago but was too much for my owners to take on and had to come back. I'm an active, playful pup who needs consitant exercise and training. I am a smart guy who enjoys treats and I know how to sit and lie down. I would love to continue some obedience training with my new family, as I am still learning my manners, like keeping my paws on the ground when meeting new people and not to use my mouth to play. If you want me to stick around and not enjoy the great outdoors all on my own, I will need work on my recall. I may never be trustworthy off leash. I am housetrained. Here at the shelter, I have done well in play group with most dogs who can handle my puppy energy. In my adoptive home I really wanted to play with the small dog and cat, but they weren't fond of my silly, rambunctious playstyle. I will do best will dogs my size. If we get some exercise daily, rain or shine, I'm happy to relax at your feet and play with a toy.
Young, Male, Medium
 . REMI .
 . REMI .  . REMI .  . REMI .
  • German Shepherd Dog, Rottweiler
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, there! I'm Remi, an intelligent and alert, 1 year old guy who, despite my big size, is a softy at heart. I was adopted from the shelter but did not do well sharing attention with the other dog in the home. I really loved the kids, who were over 6 years old, and liked playing fetch with the family. I am housetrained, have good house manners and think that I'm a cuddly, couch dog. I want to be where my people are, since I bond closely with my people. My loyalty to my family and property can be difficult for some owners to handle, so, someone who is familiar with shepherds and Rottweilers would be the best fit. I already know sit and to take treats gently. Because I am food motivated, learning new tricks and commands should be a breeze. Here at the shelter I have done well in play groups with other calm dogs, who play gently. While I may do well with the occasional canine friend, I seem to prefer to be the only dog in my home. I also love playing ball and if you think squeaky toys are pretty cool, I would love to lie down at your feet with a few toys of my own after some getting some exercise. In an overnight in a foster home, I ignored the cat, so I might do OK in a home with cats.
Young, Male, Large
 . SCRUFFY .
 . SCRUFFY .
  • Dachshund, Mixed Breed
  • Spayed/Neutered
Scruffy is 9-year-old, wire-haired Dachshund mix, who weighs about 12 pounds. He is super sweet, but too shy for young kids or a busy house. He's currently in a foster home, where he is happiest sitting by his people on the couch. He appears to be housebroken and uses the dog door on his own. He is still quite spry, runs with the other big dogs in the home just fine, and doesn't show any interest in the cats. He's not much of a barker but will whine, and sometimes howl, for a couple minutes when he's crated at night. He's also learning how to walk on a leash. If you would like more information or to set up a time to meet Scruffy, please call foster mom, Jess, at 503-569-3214. Adoption fee is $75 through the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 541-774-6654, and includes one hour of free in-home training.
Adult, Male, Small
 . PIXIE .
 . PIXIE .  . PIXIE .  . PIXIE .  . PIXIE .  . PIXIE .  . PIXIE .
  • Shiba Inu, Papillon
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hello, Pixie is my name, and I'm a cute little 2 year old girl, who is looking for a person to call my own. Despite my small size, I will still require regular exercise to ensure I am the happiest and healthiest I can be. I am a sweet girl, who loves treats and takes them gently. Since I am eager to please and treat-motivated, I would love to learn some tricks. I have done well here at the shelter with other dogs my size who are calm. After we get a bit of exercise, I would love to cuddle up in your lap and keep you warm, since I love to be with my people and cuddle with them.
Young, Female, Small
 . LADY .
 . LADY .  . LADY .  . LADY .  . LADY .  . LADY .
  • Labrador Retriever, Border Collie
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without small kids
Hi, my name is Lady, and I'm a 9 month old girl who is working hard on learning grown-up manners. I was brought to the shelter because my owners were homeless and left me with a friend, but didn't come back for me. I am still a pup and am not perfect all the time. But hey, who is? I am eager to have you show me how to be a good canine citizen, and I would love for you to take me through a basic manners class. I am learning to greet people with four feet on the floor, and a toy in my mouth so I meet my friends with better manners. Do you like to play? I love toys, learning tricks for treats and running around being silly. I will do best with someone to help me learn how to settle down after some playtime. At the home I was visiting, I got to play with kids in the backyard! I had lots of fun with them but would sometimes knock them over in my excitement.
Young, Female, Medium
 . LEX .
 . LEX .  . LEX .  . LEX .
  • Labrador Retriever
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without small kids
I'm Lex, a handsome fella who is about 10 months old. I was originally surrendered to the shelter after my owner got a new job and didn't have enough time for me. I'm a large, active, curious pup who loves to play and explore. Are you looking for a jogging buddy or hiking partner? I will do best with daily exercise and training to help me settle and relax. I am crate trained, housetrained, and know some basic commands. Because I am so curious and active, I do best being crate trained if my people have to leave me alone. Because I have some separation anxiety, I will do best with a family that has someone home most of the day. I love tough toys and big bones, they help keep me enriched and busy while I'm in my crate. I have done well with other dogs while at the shelter who can handle my rambunctious play style. Because of my exuberant personality, I can play too roughly with young children and may do best with older, sturdy kids. I love to be with my people and am a silly boy to have around.
Young, Male, Large
 . OLLIE .
 . OLLIE .  . OLLIE .  . OLLIE .  . OLLIE .
  • Catahoula Leopard Dog, Pharaoh Hound
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Ollie, a unique, beautiful boy who is about 2 years old. I was surrendered to the shelter because I was too active for my owners and needed more room to romp and play. I'm an active pup that needs consistent exercise and training. I love treats and know some cute tricks, but my basic manners could use some work. When I get excited, I use my mouth to play and I can be strong on a leash. While at the shelter I have done well with other dogs who are social and respectful of my space. I am housetrained. If we get some exercise in daily, I will be happy to relax at your feet and chew a bone.
Young, Male, Large
 . ALVIN .
 . ALVIN .  . ALVIN .  . ALVIN .  . ALVIN .
  • Siberian Husky
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without cats
Hi, I'm Alvin, an athletic, active dog looking to be your next workout buddy. I'm about 1.5 years old and was surrendered to the shelter because my owners had a hard time keep me confined. I would often wander the neighborhood and get into mischief. I recently got into some trouble with some chickens, so I will need a home without pre-like animals. Hanging out in the backyard alone won't be enough for me, since I may get bored and decide to take myself for a walk. Therefore, I will do best with a patient and consistent owner who understands my drive and intensity to run! I love to romp and play, enjoy throwing toys around, and like going for a jog or chasing other pups around the yard. While at the shelter I have done well with most social, active dogs I have met. I am food motivated and already know a few commands. Like most huskies, I need some work on my recall and I may never be completely trustworthy off leash.
Young, Male, Large
 . MARLEY .
 . MARLEY .  . MARLEY .  . MARLEY .
  • Labrador Retriever, Shiba Inu
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without small kids
I'm Marley, a young energetic pup at only 5 months old. I am a happy boy, looking for a family that will commit to a lifetime of training, exercise, and love for years to come. I love treats and am eager to please. However, since I have very sharp teeth, I will do best with a patient family without young children, who will teach me to take treats gently, since I eat them like it's my last meal. A puppy takes a lot of time, and money. Be sure to research breeds and spend time with me, to confirm that I will be a good fit for your household and lifestyle. Also, remember to include the whole family (dogs and children) in your choice for a life-long companion.
Baby, Male, Large
 . HARLEY .
 . HARLEY .  . HARLEY .  . HARLEY .
  • Border Collie, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Harley, a sensitive soul who is about 2 years old. I will do best with a patient person who will build my confidence and continue my socialization. With time and gentle handling, I start to show my playful and snuggly personality. I enjoy chasing toys around and will check in with my person for some pets. While at the shelter I have done well with other dogs who are social and play gently. A confident dog in my new home could really help teach me the ropes and help me feel more secure. Since, an active, busy household with lots of visitors may be overwhelming for me, I would do best a low traffic home. I have lots of love to share, so let's go check out your home together.
Young, Male, Medium
 . LITO .
 . LITO .  . LITO .  . LITO .  . LITO .
  • Dalmatian, Mixed Breed
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without dogs
Hi, I'm Lito a playful, curious pup who is just over 1 year old. I was surrendered to the shelter because I have a hard time being left home alone. I have been spending time in a foster home, where I am working on crate training and doing well with being alone for short periods of time. I am housetrained, love to play with toys and go on long walks. I can be shy when first meeting new people but warm up quickly with treats and gentle handling. I've made friends with the cat in my foster home and try to play with him. but I can be picky about my canine friends. My perfect home would be one with active people, no other dogs, and where either my family is able to check on me mid-day or have someone home most of the time. To schedule a time to meet me, please call the Jackson County Animal Shelter, so they can put you in contact with my foster family.
Young, Male, Large
 . ROSCOE .
 . ROSCOE .  . ROSCOE .  . ROSCOE .  . ROSCOE .  . ROSCOE .
  • Mastiff, Pit Bull Terrier
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without catsPrefers home without small kids
Roscoe is a handsome 5-year-old mastiff mix, who sometimes thinks he's a lap dog, even though he weighs close to 80 pounds! This generally calm dog likes hanging out with people and enjoys going for walks. He sits on command and mostly comes when called. He's been in a foster home for the last couple of months, because the Animal Shelter was too stressful for him. Proper introductions to new dogs is important, since he can be selective about other dogs he wants to spend time with and can approach new dogs intensely at first, until he gets to know them. However, he's been getting along fine with the two other dogs in his foster home. This nice boy is smart, learns quickly, is housebroken, and uses a dog door. He needs room to run and regular exercise, but dog parks aren't his thing. Because he's a large, strong dog, he may knock down a small child without meaning to, so an adult-only home or one with older kids would be best for him. Roscoe has a strong prey drive and will chase any small animal that runs, so a house without cats is a requirement and he may never be fully trustworthy off leash in the neighborhood. However, he can be protective of his family and has a loud bark to alert to any strangers coming to the home. Roscoe's adoption fee is $75 and includes all vaccines, one hour of free in-home professional training, along with a free wellness exam by most veterinarians in Jackson County. For more information or to set up a time to meet Roscoe, please call his foster mom, Barbara, at 541-890-2308 or call the Jackson County Animal Shelter at 541-774-6654.
Adult, Male, Large
 . RODEO .
 . RODEO .  . RODEO .  . RODEO .
  • German Shepherd Dog, Boxer
  • Spayed/Neutered
Howdy, I'm Rodeo, a handsome boy who is about 2 years old. I was brought to the shelter because I was found chasing horses and got kicked in the head, which is how I got my name and my scar above my eye. Therefore, I would do best in a home without livestock nearby to tempt me. I'm a smart fella who loves treats, I know some commands and am pretty well mannered. I enjoy playtime and know how to have fun, but I'm also good at laying at your feet, chewing a bone or snuggling with you and getting tummy rubs. While at the shelter I have done well with some other dogs that are playful like me. My adoption fee has been prepaid by a generous donor!
Young, Male, Large
 . GUCCI .
 . GUCCI .  . GUCCI .  . GUCCI .
  • Pit Bull Terrier
  • Spayed/Neutered
Hi, I'm Gucci, a fancy girl who is about 2 years old. I'm a playful, curious pup who needs a home with a well fenced yard. I love to explore and if left unattended, may go check out my surroundings on my own. While at the shelter I have done well with other friendly dogs who enjoy romping and wrestling. My playstyle can be a bit much for calm dogs, so I wouldn't be a good candidate for the dog park. I love treats, will take them gently, and know some commands. However, I could use a little help remembering my manners when meeting new friends, since I like to jump up and kiss their faces. I am a strong girl and would do best with older children, I would like to meet all my new family members before we go home. My new family will have fun teaching me some cute tricks, since I am so eager to please. After some playtime, I will be ready to cuddle or curl up at your feet.
Young, Female, Large
 . SLATE .
 . SLATE .  . SLATE .  . SLATE .  . SLATE .  . SLATE .  . SLATE .
  • Pit Bull Terrier
  • Spayed/Neutered
  • Prefers home without catsPrefers home without small kids
Slate is a handsome, affectionate, 2 year old mixed breed dog who has a dark seal colored body and weighs almost 65 pounds. He is learning skills in his foster home and knows sit, shake and down. He is treat motivated, which makes him easy to train, and he is doing well with leash skills. He is mostly a medium energy dog, but can get excited when his person comes home or when he is in the mood to play. Providing him daily exercise will keep his energy in check. He has good house manners and is not destructive in the home. He is a loving dog who will become deeply attached to his person. He loves to cuddle and snuggle. He rides well in the car and is house trained. Slate has shown to be social with most dogs and does best with dogs who match his play style. He engages in playgroups at the shelter and has successfully interacted and played with three other large breed dogs and two medium-sized dogs during his stay in his foster home. Slate has some anxiety around strangers, which makes him a good guard dog, but he is not completely comfortable with walks around town or in public places. He can get jumpy and mouthy when he wants to play and will likely chase cats, so he will do best in an adult-only without cats. Slate is healthy, up to date on his shots, and has been neutered. Please contact foster mom, Michelle, by phone or text at 510-589-7341 or call the Jackson County Animal Shelter at 541-774-6654. His adoption fee has been reduced to $75 and includes one hour of free in-home training.
Adult, Male, Large
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