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Adopt Shirley

Female Labrador Retriever /Jindo 

About

The name Shirley means from the white meadow, which is appropriate given her snow white coat! Shirley is a Soi Dog who was rescued from the illegal dog meat trade in Southeast Asia by Soi Dog Foundation, our partner rescue based in Thailand. She and a group of her friends traveled from SDF’s facility in Phuket and were flown stateside to The Barking Lot at the end of July 2017. Shirley is a playful girl who likes to engage in play and romp around the yard with Ziggy, the only puppy of the group. She is a friendly and outgoing girl who will greet everyone with a wagging tail. Pat her on the side and she’ll lean into your leg and make herself at home there. Shirley is still getting to lead walking, but like the other Soi Dogs, she has a natural instinct to hold her business until she is outside. At roughly 40 pounds and a little over 3 years of age, Shirley is ready to find her forever people!

If you'd like to meet Shirley, please visit http://www.thebarkinglotrescue.com/adoption-application. For more information on this dog's breed, copy and paste the following URLs into your browser: http://www.dogbreedinfo.com/jindo.htm and https://www.dogbreedinfo.com/labrador.htm



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Contact

If you have questions about Shirley please contact The Barking Lot

Details

Name
Shirley
Age
Young
Size
Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Color
Brown/Chocolate - With White
Hair Length
Shots up to date
Spayed / Neutered
Housetrained
Family
Ok with kids
Ok with birds
Ok with dogs
Ok with cats
Ok with small animals
Contact Person
Stacy Parmer

Shelter Description

The seed for The Barking Lot was planted a few years back when I took in my first foster dog, Patti Cake, in hopes of making a bigger impact by helping my favorite furry friends. Before I knew it, I was put on some rescue email list and received an email stating, "This dog to be put down on Tuesday at 3pm". I was utterly horrified and jumped into action figuring out how I could save her. Well, I did and I'm glad to report Raspberry (my nephew named her!) is living happily in Encinitas to this day! After getting her adopted, I thought, "That wasn't so tough." And so it goes...over 500 dogs adopted into loving home and 2 1/2 years later...we are now creating The Barking Lot.

As well as being wonderful companions, dogs are amazing teachers and we've learned so much from them...first and foremost that they all deserve a chance at a better life and their behavior will balance beautifully if their needs are meet and good leadership is applied. These pups will be the most grateful creatures you've encountered. We rescue our furry friends from area shelters, humane societies and Mexico as they are at risk of being euthanized and/or abandoned.

We are a small organization with a handful of key volunteers and we are just getting started as a 501c3 non-profit, so we're looking for more volunteers to add to the fun and reward! We need both people and donations to help our furry friends, so we'd be grateful for either. Please contact stacy@thebarkinglot.net

Thanks for choosing rescue,
Stacy, The Barking Lot crew and all the rescued recruits!

P.S. Patti Cake, my original foster dog, is among The Barking Lot residents as I couldn't possibly have given her up & I'm fortunate to call her mine! Yes, I'm proud to report I was a failed foster my first go around!!

Shelter Driving Directions

Please check our website for our upcoming adoption events, or fill out our application at www.thebarkinglot.net for an appointment.

Areas Served

Southern California

Adoption Instructions

Our goal to find the right match for each pooch based on lifestyle, energy level, exercise regime, environment and living situation. To ensure we find a great match for each pup, the process entails an adoption application, a play date with your furry friend, a home check of the potential adopter and an adoption contract.

The adoption fees include spay/neuter, up-to-date shots, rabies vaccination, microchip & microchip registration, de-worming and the benefit of getting a pooch who has been living in a stable and loving environment.

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