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Winston Australian Kelpie & Black Labrador Retriever Mix Sautee Nacoochee, GA

  • Adult
  • Male
  • Large
  • Black, White / Cream


Friendly, Affectionate, Playful, Smart, Funny, Loves kisses, Athletic
Coat length
Vaccinations up to date, spayed / neutered.
Good in a home with
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Meet Winston

Meet Winston
This handsome boy is named Winston. He is an amazing dog. He was surrendered to us over a year ago because his owner works really long hours and Winston was crated for far too many hours a day. Somehow, Winston has been overlooked time and again. Winston is a three and a half year old Australian Kelpie/Lab mix. He’s missed out on a lot of loving and living in his life. Going from a full-time crate to a shelter, Winston’s just gone through the motions of living. He loves being with people when they give him time. He is friendly and affectionate. He really has a way of connecting. He loves playing fetch and will play all day if someone goes in the yard with him. If not, he gets dejected and only wants to go back to his kennel. He’s never learned to ‘dog’; to be carefree, to lay in the sun or to chew a bone. A person or family who’d give him 1:1 time will help him thrive. He has all the makings of fabulous companion, if only someone cared enough to give him a chance. Winston seems to not like other dogs, but he may just not know their social cues, having grown up in crate isolation.
Winston is house-trained and crate trained. He has wonderful manners, he walks well on a leash. He is athletic and smart. He’s a good size too, not too big. He loves to travel. This handsome boy so deserves a second chance. He would love for someone to love him, play ball with him, take him on walks and hikes, and play fetch. Winston needs a chance to ‘dog’, to chew a bone, lay
on the couch, be cherished and loved. Day after day, Winston waits to go home. Maybe you’ll be the one to give Winston that chance. He’s so worth it.
If interested in Winston, please submit an application online at:
Once an application is submitted online, you will receive an email saying your application has been successfully submitted. If you don’t receive this email within 24 hours, please check to make sure all application fields were completed or please email our shelter at All adopters must complete an approval process which involves a reference check with current/recent vet and a brief home visit if located in the immediate area. We do permit out of state adoptions. Adopters MUST come to the shelter to transport their new family member home. We do not ship nor do we transport them to their
new homes. Adoption policies and application procedures are detailed at the shelter website: under tab All Adoptable Animals.
Charles Smithgall Humane Society (CSHS) is a No kill shelter. Animals in our care remain safe with us until adopted. Resident animals are primarily owner relinquished and also accepted from local Animal Control. The facility usually is operating at capacity with a list of animals waiting for space to open. Adoptions and meet and greets are being scheduled by appointment only. Please email us or complete an application and someone will be in touch just as soon as they can.
Location: 4823 Helen Hwy., Sautee, GA 30571, Phone: 706-865-4135

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