AGE: Ripley is a handsome, 11-year-old Bernese Mountain mix who was surrendered because his owners could not take him with them when they moved.
PERSONALITY: Ripley is a friendly, out-going boy who enjoys both play and cuddle time. He has lived with other dogs and cats, but is possessive about his food and treats.
HIGHLIGHTS: Ripley takes treats gently, is house-trained and well-mannered … he would love to go home with you live out the rest of his golden years.
AVAILABLE: At the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 5595 S Pacific Hwy, Phoenix. Open 11am to 4 pm Tuesday through Friday, and noon to 4pm weekends.
COST: Ripley’s adoption fee is only $75, and includes a free one-hour in-home training and a wellness visit at a local veterinarian office. Ripley is neutered.
LOST & FOUND: www.petharbor.com or call 541-774-6654.
OTHER RESOURCES: Southern Oregon Humane Society, www.sohumane.org; C.A.T.S., www.kittensandcats.org; Sanctuary One, www.sanctuaryone.org; Spay/Neuter Your Pet (SNYP) – low-cost options; www.spayneuter.org.