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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: MAMAS

Sweet Mamas is a wonderful 3 yr old terrier/pit mix who loves to be the center of attention. She also loves to play, & will drop her toys at your feet to play catch.  Her new pet parents should be experienced with the breed, and willing to welcome her as a true family member. She should be the only pet in her new forever home, with kids 12+.  Find out more about Mamas at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: SPOTTY DOTTY

Yeah, his name is Spotty Dotty--because when this 6 month old stray arrived at the PSPCA, his fur was covered in pink & blue polka dots!  He's a pit/terrier mix, with a wonderful personality...loves people, and loves attention.  Because he's still a young dog, Spotty Dotty still needs to continue his positive training & basic obedience.  With a slow introduction, he would probably do well with other animals in his new forever home.  He also wouldn't mind if he got a new name in his new home!  Find out more about Spotty Dotty at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: CARMEL

Carmel is a 1 yr old shepherd/terrier mix eager to find a loving forever home. She has good leash manners, and has already mastered the agility course at the center.  If you're looking for a willing partner to run, walk, or bike ride with you...Carmel loves to go--and is ready for more positive training.  Her new forever home could have another dog, but no cats, and kids 12+. Find out more about Carmel at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: SMOKEY

Smokey is a shy but sweet terrier mix..not quite 2 yrs old.  He's smart, eager to please, and a real cuddlebug, according the PSPCA volunteers.   Smokey adores his people friends, and would love to have his positive training continued. He would do best as the only pet in his forever home, with kids 10+.  Find out more about Smokey at www.placerspca.org.  And a reminder if you live in the Auburn area...check out the new Pet Adoption and Resource Center, now open on Hiway 49 in Auburn...AND the Placer SPCA Thrift Store, operating not far from the shelter on Washington Blvd in Roseville, with all proceeds benefitting the Placer SPCA.  Woof!
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: BART

Bart is a happy, playful 9 month old bulldog mix looking for pet parents with a "good sense of humor" willing to spend some quality time with him.  He is still a puppy, after all...and ready for positive training. Bart would do best as the only pet in his new forever home, with kids 12+.  Find out more about Bart at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: MARLEY

"Mind if I sit...while we discuss my new forever home??"  --Marley is a sweet 8 yr old German Shepherd who loves to be around people.  She would do well in a home with 'calm' dogs...and probably would be OK with cats, too.   Find out more about Marley at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: FARMER

Farmer may be his name, but he's actually more of a herder--like most of his breed. He's a 1 yr old border collie mix..smart, energetic, and ready for a job to do!  Farmer loves to play, and is looking for active pet parents.  His new forever home could have other dogs, but no cats, and kids 12+.  Find out more about Farmer at  www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: SUNSHINE

After the wild weather we've had this spring, are you ready for Sunshine?  Sunshine is a sweet, mature 7 yr old retriever mix looking for a good forever home, where her family would let her spend some time indoors with them. She has good leash manners, and loves to go on walks.  Sunshine should be the only pet in her new home, with kids 10+.  Find out more about this "ray of" Sunshine at www.placerspca.org.  "Hey...do you have a TREAT for me?!"
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: LINCOLN

Lincoln is a cute 1 yr old retriever looking for a good forever home.  The PSPCA Pet Mobile staff are particularly fond of him..saying, "You have to experience the love & behavior of this puppy to appreciate what we have here. He bonds quickly, he's wonderful on a leash, he listens and obeys. He's a gentleman & a lover, and he'll lick your face clean!"  What a fabulous companion he'll make--find out more about Lincoln at www.placerspca.org
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: DEBBIE

Talk about puppy love! This cute girl has plenty to give.  Debbie is a 4 month old pit mix...a wigglin', waggin', 4 paws of joy.  Her personality makes it easy for her to get along with other dogs, and even cats, too.  Debbie would be happy in a dog-experienced forever home, with kids 10+. Find out more about Debbie at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the WEEK: CARRIE

Carrie is a sweet 2 yr old terrier/pit mix who is eager to please.  She would love to be someone's best friend. Her new forever home should have kids 12+  with no other pets.  Find out more about Carrie at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: LINDEE

Lindee is a cute, 1 yr old border collie mix, who (like typical border collies) loves to learn new things..and needs LOTS of exercise.  She would do best in a forever home with NO other pets, kids 12+, and experienced pet parents. Can you give this smart lil lady a second chance at love?  Find out more about Lindee at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: HOWARD

Fashionably sporting Christmas colors of red & green, Howard's REAL wish for the holidays is to find a new forever home.  He's a very social 4 month old hound mix, who already knows a few basic commands.  He's also learning to dress himself--OK, just kidding about that part!  Howard would be OK with other dogs, and even CATS...with kids 12+. Find out more about Howard at www.placerspca.org. C'mon..let's play some ball!
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: LILAC

"Woof! ..I got a new chew toy for Christmas! But what I REALLY want is a new HOME!!"   Lilac is a sweet, energetic, playful 2 & a half yr old terrier mix.  She loves attention from people, and handles well on a leash...experienced pet parents could continue her positive training.  Can you give her a good home??  Lilac should be the only pet in her new forever home, with kids 8+. Find out more about Lilac at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Holiday Open House

..is this Thursday 12/2  from 5:30 - 8 pm at the shelter just off Washington Blvd in Roseville.  Admission is free, and you can mingle with other animal lovers, enjoy refreshments, take a tour of the shelter, bid on silent auction items, and more.  They will also have details about the new Pet Adoption & Resource Center opening soon in Auburn. Find out more at www.placerspca.org.  Ho ho ho..woof!
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: CHIRPY

Chirpy is a sweet 2 yr old terrier mix whose holiday wish is to find a forever home. She enjoys attention, and already has good leash manners. Chirpy should be the only pet in her new forever home, with kids 12+. Find out more about Chirpy at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: HOLDEN

When you scratch Holden, he just leans against your legs and begs for more...a very affectionate year and a half old terrier/pit mix. He also has good leash manners, and is ready for more positive training. What a cute lil guy! In his new forever home, Holden should be the only pet, with kids 10+. Find out more about how you could be holdin'  Holden at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: YOGI

"Hey Yogi!"..could be the call for your new companion. Yogi is a 2 yr old Corgi/Lab/Retriever mix, who loves attention. He already has good leash manners...wanna take him for a test walk??  He is not fond of other dogs or cats, so Yogi should be the only pet in his forever home, with kids 12+.  Find out more about Yogi at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: DALI

Hello, Dali! ..she's a friendly, 2 yr old pointer/German wirehair mix looking for a forever home. Dali can be a bit nervous around loud noises & unfamiliar situations..but she is eager to please, and should continue her positive training. Dali loves to splash around in a pool on a hot summer day. She does well around other dogs & even cats..but kids should be 10+ in her forever home. Find out more about Dali at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: SHADOW

Shadow is a 3 yr old terrier mix who would love to take YOU on a daily walk. He has good leash manners, and responds well to postive training. Shadow should be the only pet in his new forever home, with kids 10+. Find out more about this good boy at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: ROXY

Roxy rocks..! She's a pretty 1 yr old German Shepherd mix who was left outside & ignored as a puppy. Can you give her some attention & continue her positive training? Roxy would do best in a forever home with no other pets, and kids 12+. Find out more about Roxy at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: YOJIE

When Yojie's owners recently moved, they couldn't take her with them, sadly.  Can you give her a good home? She's a very friendly & affectionate 2 yr old terrier mix, house trained & crate trained. Yojie would do best in a forever home with no other pets, and kids 10+. Find out more about Yojie at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: TULIP

Tulip had a rough start in life...just a coupla  months old, abandoned on the streets.  She was picked up as a stray by the Placer SPCA, who nursed her back to health.   Now this 5 month old cutie is ready for a good forever home.  Tulip loves to play, and be around people..since she's so young, she could still use some socialization & obedience training. And with a slow introduction, she could be around other pets in your home. Find out more about Tulip at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: ANGELA

Angela would like to point out that--well, she's a POINTER mix...5 yrs old...very friendly and outgoing. She would do best as the only pet in her new forever home, with kids 12+.  Make it a "point" to find out more about Angela at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: BREWER

Brewer is a "puggle"--a pug beagle mix. Cute! And a friendly, active  8 yr old boy...pictured at Pet Fest with me & Matt Green, Director of Ops at the PSPCA.  Because Brewer can be verbal at times, an apartment home is NOT recommended.  He would do well with other dogs, but NO cats...and kids 12+. Find out more about Brewer at www.placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: JESSE

You can see Jesse this Saturday at the Pet Fest at the Placer SPCA.  She is a typical hound--sweet, curious, eager to please, and still playful for a 5 yr old. And like most hounds, she likes to vocalize...so her new parents should understand the breed, and let her live inside with her family most of the time. Find out more about Jesse at placerspca.org--or come out & see her in person at Pet Fest!
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: DUGAN

Dugan is a sweet terrier mix just over 1 yr old...out of the puppy stage, but still playful.  He can be a bit nervous in new surroundings, but given time to adjust--he's eager to please. Can you continue his positive training? Dugan would do best as the only pet in the house, with kids 12+. Find out more about Dugan at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: ZEEK

"Hey! Wanna go for a WALK??"  Zeek is a lab/retriever mix, 7 yrs young, always ready for a walk. He's an energetic, playful, happy boy, ready to go. He has some training, but needs a patient friend to continue his positive work. Zeek should be the only pet in his new forever home, with kids 13+. Find out more about Zeek at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: VINCENT

Vincent is an energetic, sweet, one & a half yr old Lab/terrier mix, with some basic training...still learning his leash manners. Can you take him on a walk?? He should be the only pet in his forever home, with kids 12+. Find out more about Vincent at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: LONNIE

Lonnie is a loving, energetic young boy who would make a wonderful companion.  He came to the shelter as a stray, but quickly showed his personality & intelligence. With experienced parents who will continue his positive training, he'll make a great addition to your home. Lonnie should be the only pet in his forever home, with kids 12+. Find out more about Lonnie at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: BUCKLEY

Buckley aka Illusion_9276488"Wanna share my chew toy?"  Buckley is a handsome, playful 1 yr old terrier mix.  He knows basic commands, and walks politely on a gentle leader. Because he can be a bit independent, Buckley would do best in a forever home with NO other pets and kids 12+. Find out more about Buckley at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: ROXIE

Roxie_9435120 volpic3Roxie rocks...!  She's a sweet, 1 yr old terrier-pit mix who loves people and is eager to please.  Roxie already has good leash manners, and would jump at the chance to take a long walk with you.  Because she can be a bit shy, Roxie would do best in a new forever home with kids 8 yrs+...and no cats.  Find out more about Roxie at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: BETTIE

Bettie_9426036It's not just PEOPLE losing their homes in this economy..DOGS are affected too. Case in point...Bettie--a friendly young gal whose parents moved and couldn't take her with them.  Can you give her a new home?? She will tolerate other dogs, but doesn't like cats..and kids in her new forever home should be 12+. Find out more about Bettie at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: CALI

e060c290-c3bb-4608-b80f-d94032e6e8a1Some people say her markings look like a map of the Channel Islands off the SoCal coast..is that why her name is Cali??  In any case, Cali is a sweet 2 yr old terrier pit mix who loves to be around people. She already has learned some commands & leash work..can you continue her positive training? Cali should be the only pet in her new forever home, with kids 12+.  Find out more about Cali at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: BRODIE

brodie2-8511953Brodie's New Year's resolution is to find a good forever home...can you help him out? He's a one and a half year old black lab mix...still with lots of puppy energy. His new forever parents should continue his positive training, and be prepared to take him on lots of fun walks, with play time in the water! Brodie would probably adjust to other pets in the home, with kids 12+. Find out more about Brodie at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: FINN

Finn by Sandy_OBlenessFinn would love to find a new home for the holidays. He's an affectionate, playful 2 year old boy-- beyond his puppy years, and already with good leash manners.  His new forever home should have kids 12+, and with no other pets.  Find out more about Finn at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: ZEEK

Zeek-8942977Zeek is an energetic, playful Lab who needs a forever parent willing to give him love & attention..and continue his positive training.  If you are patient...Zeek will respond--with a smile on his face!  He should be the only pet in his new forever home, with kids 13+. Find out more about Zeek at placerspca.org.
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Placer SPCA Dog of the Week: BANDIT

bandit 8395224 bHis name is Bandit..and if you're not careful..he just might steal your heart. He's a friendly, social boy, just over 1 year old--so he's just growing out of puppyhood. Bandit loves to play in the water, and already knows some basic commands.  He might be your perfect hiking/camping companion.  His new forever home should have kids 12+ with NO cats...find out more about Bandit at placerspca.org.
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