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  • Breed: German Shepherd Mix
  • Gender: Male
  • DOB: 2019-07-31
  • Size: Medium
  • Hair: Medium
  • Small Child Friendly: Yes
  • Cat Friendly: Yes

Hi everyone! , I’m Rufus! I’m a fun loving , clumsy , six month old puppy. They think I’m a German Shepherd mix.
I like to follow my people all through the house. I don’t want to miss anything, so I’ll stay right next to you. They say I’m a very well mannered guy.I love toys and I keep myself entertained quite easily.
I’ve been learning housebreaking and I understand about going potty outside. I’m learning basic commands, like sit and stay. I’m also learning how to walk on a leash. I’m anxious to learn more things too!
I get along great with other dogs. I’ve never met a cat .
I’m crate trained and I enjoy my crate. It’s my own little man cave !Sometimes I will just hang out in there.
Fill out a application to meet me ! We can enjoy the snow together!

Adoption Policy:

  • Complete an adoption application and submit it. You will receive an onscreen confirmation we received it.
  • Once your application is initially reviewed, we then contact your veterinarian and references. After that, a H.E.L.P. volunteer will contact you. Please be patient, this does take some time especially over a weekend. Please allow 24-72 hours for us to make contact with you.
  • All members of the family must be present in order to adopt. We want to make sure it's a good fit for everyone!
  • Because this is a life time commitment, once you meet the foster dog, there is a 24 hour waiting period for you to make sure that the fit is right for everyone. So many people see a cute face and want to take them home right away without really thinking about it. The waiting period also allows you to get supplies ready for your new one.
  • We do not ship dogs within or out of the state.


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