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Pluto Border Collie Ridgway, CO
- Coat length
- Vaccinations up to date, spayed / neutered.
- Good in a home with
- Other dogs, children, other animals. most.
- Prefers a home without
Pluto is a super sweet young guy who LOVES people. He is a bit insecure and may have difficulty being crated. He is good with other dogs as long as they are not too pushy or scary. He is likely between one and two years old.
He does okay with cats but would need to be monitored.
Pluto walks nicely on a leash and has nice manners but needs exercise and more training to help build his confidence. All of our young working dogs are adopted with an agreement to provide professional classroom training quickly.
We often adopt same day as the first visit an interview but it is not guaranteed. Some dogs will take multiple visits and adopters are approved based on the best fit for the particular animal being considered. We do not hold pets during the process.
Most dogs who come from the shelter will not be house trained.
Most adoptable dogs will need some reintroduction into a home, potty training, basic manners and social skills. Please be prepared to provide that training and dedication that will be needed.
We do not have any way of knowing if a dog or cat will do well with all children or all other animals.
It is important everyone in the home is introduced to the new pet.
We also require that any family dogs come into meet your potential adoptee. Please be sure your dogs are spayed or neutered and current on vaccines (distemper - parvo and rabies) before bringing them to the shelter.
All dogs must be transported home in a travel crate to transport your new pup home safely.
Renters must provide a copy of a lease indicating pets are allowed or contact information for the landlord.
If you are interested in meeting or adopting one of our pets or have questions about the process please see our website at www.adoptmountainpets.org or call the Shelter between 11:00 am and 5:45 pm Tuesday through Saturday. 970 626 2273
Ask About Pluto
- Border Collie
Second Chance Humane Society