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Animal ID:
54127576
Species:
Dog
Breed:
Mixed Breed, Large (over 44 lbs fully grown)
Age:
8 Years, 5 Months
Sex:
Female
Size:
Large
Color:
Grey
Spayed/Neutered:
Yes
Location:
Brandywine Valley SPCA - Copeland Center for Animal Welfare
Secondary Location:
NC Main Dog Kennel
Stage:
Needs Foster - Available

Ready to complete your family?

Gertrude

Meet Gertrude! A shelter is no place for a senior dog and we would love to find a home for Gertrude where she can be a cherished family pet. Gertrude is super sweet and enjoys her treats. She loves giving kisses and will even chase a ball. Stop by for an introduction today.

This pet qualifies for our Sponsored by Simba Program: Pets for Veterans: no adoption fee for any military veteran adopting a pet 1yo+.
This pet qualifies for our Sponsored by Simba Program: Seniors-for-Seniors: no adoption fee for any pet 8 years old+ by an adopter 65 years old +

What to bring

  • A current driver’s license (you must be over 18 years of age to adopt)
  • Necessary fees for adoption (credit card payment only, no cash or checks)
  • Appropriate handling items for the animal that you are adopting: a carrier for a cat or other small item (available to be purchased at our shelter) or a collar and leash if you are adopting a dog (also available to be purchased at our shelter)

What's included

  • Spaying/neutering
  • Current vaccinations
  • Deworming
  • Heartworm test (for dogs)
  • Flea/tick treatment(s)
  • Microchipping
  • A free “starter” bag of Science Diet dry food
  • Access to our 24-hour emergency line for post-adoption health or behavior concerns
  • Free access to our behavior team for follow-up behavioral training and counseling
  • A free follow-up exam at our clinic or a VCA hospital within 2 weeks of adoption, plus $250 in post-adoption services as needed

Need more info on adopting or fostering?

You’ve got questions and we’ve got you covered. 

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