Heather is an adorable lab mix! She cannot wait to find her new best friend!
Mr. Bill from K9 Savior received a call that a puppy was left behind when her family moved away and she was wandering the streets in the cold. Bill jumped in the car and drove to Memphis to pick her up. She is in his home with multiple dogs of all ages and sizes and is doing great. Heather was set to travel north but unfortunately slipped between some furniture and broke her leg on March 29th. Lucky for Heather it was a clean break and healed wonderfully with a splint. She is now ready to travel again.
Heather has a spunky, happy personality but also knows to sit when she is being given direction. She is the perfect size, about 40 pounds. She rides great in the car and is trained to use a pet door. She is amazing with every dog she meets and has a joyful spirit.
We will post updates about Heather as we learn more.
Apply today for this adorable puppy as she won’t last long!
Check out her videos!
Name: Heather Gardener
Breed: Lab mix
Age: 10 months old as of 3/5/19
Weight: 40 pounds as of 3/5/19
Vaccinations: Up to date
Heartworm: Negative as of 3/8/19
Good with dogs: Requires slow introductions. Will update.
Good with cats: No
Good with kids: Untested
Adoption Donation: 450.00
Interested in a specific dog, please fill out an application if you are interested in a dog. The number of individual inquiries is overwhelming and we are finding it difficult to respond to each one. We cannot guarantee you will receive a timely response.
Paws New England is a rescue, not a shelter, and as such we do not have our dogs housed in one location - they are in foster homes both in New England and in our southern foster homes. If you’re interested in a specific dog, please complete a short online application and you will receive a reply within 48 hours so you can ask questions.
At present, if a dog is listed on our website, the dog is considered still available HOWEVER, may have applications that have come in before yours but it’s still too early to know if any are a good match; therefore we encourage you to apply.
NOTICE WITH REGARD TO LOCATION OF DOGS: Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not.
Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation.
Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary.
Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need.
All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history.
Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.