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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-23-00173Rusty (male)

German Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Rusty has been looking for his forever home for a long time. He is a good boy and is being professionally trained. He does great with kids and other dogs. Please consider adopting Rusty once all of his training is completed which will be about 08/01/2015. He is almost 4 years old and would really love to have a family of his own. His adoption fee is $300.00. Transportation to you is free through Kindred Hearts transport. Rusty's adoption fee is $300.00.

 Adoption Fee: $300.00 Animal Location:

Washington County Maine 04490

Bridget Sherman 760-987-7064

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-22-00476Kirsa (female)

German Shepherd    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Loving, energetic dog but has dog aggression. Hard to take out into public for fear of encountering another dog. Would need to be a single dog home and have a yard with a fence unless she is walked every day. Does not chew. Barks/growls at strangers on or around property, but is very friendly to people invited into the home. Has never bitten anyone or shown any aggression toward children. Reason for re-homing: About to have second child and just don't have time for training, space inside the house, or fenced-in yard that she needs in order to exert her high energy levels and be truly happy. She just needs some time and commitment from a ... (Read More)loving family. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $75 Animal Location:

Lincoln County Whitefield, ME MAP IT!

Julianna Elder

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Animal ID: 25201141Skye (female)

German Shepherd Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Arthritis, Obese 

    Skye is a beautiful 11 year old extra large German Shepherd mix (possibly Anatolian) who found herself in the Shelter when her lifelong owner became very ill. She is currently being fostered in the Portland, Maine area. Skye is excellent with friendly dogs outside the home, but inside the house, she prefers to be the one who gets most of the attention from her humans, as well as the most comfortable bed. She does not seem to be food or toy aggressive, however. She is an excellent guard dog,and will alert if she sees someone near the house or if anyone knocks on the door, but she is friendly to any visitors who enter the house, child ... (Read More)and adult alike. Although she is older, and overweight, she has plenty of energy, and enjoys going for walks and rides, and is pretty much up for any adventure you can provide her. She does not require a crate when left alone, but because she becomes so devoted to her people, a home where she is not left for long periods of time would be best. She will get into the bathroom trash if she becomes anxious, but otherwise, has never been destructive. Her mobility is excellent for a dog of her age and size, but she most likely has some arthritis, and becomes distressed if you attempt to brush her legs or trim her nails. Overall, Skye is the ideal German Shepherd and would love to find a home to spend the remainder of her years in comfort, surrounded by love. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Greater Androscogin Humane Society
Cumberland County So. Portland, ME MAP IT!


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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-19-00522Luna (female)

German Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    My beautiful, sweet, loving husky mix needs a good home. It would be ideal for her tobe in a home where someone stays home during the day or has a lot of land where she can run around and not get hit by a car. She loves to run, but will always come home. She is sweet and loyal and would make a great companion for someone. Please only respond only if you have experience with dogs like this and are willing to give her what she needs. No first time dog owners, please.

     Animal Location:

Hancock County Ellsworth, ME MAP IT!

Rene Fuqua

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PIease Read Before Adopting a German Shepherd in Maine
    German Shepherd Dogs can make good pets in Maine if they match your IifestyIe. The German Shepherd is a large, highly intelligent working dog. German Shepherds are very protective, but not hostile; they make great guard dogs and wonderful companions. German Shepherds should be well socialized early in life. German Shepherds that are properly trained and socialized are good with children and other pets. This breed can adapt to apartment life with sufficient exercise.

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Maine Animal Rescue
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York County - W Kennebunk, ME 04094
Animal Welfare Society 207-985-3244

Cumberland County - Portland 04101
Friends of Feral Felines 207-797-3014

Androscoggin County - Auburn, Maine 04210
Greater Androscoggin Humane Society 207-783-2311

Oxford County - Rumford Center 04278
Maine Veterinary Association 207-364-8660

Kennebec County - Augusta, Maine 04330
Kennebec Valley Humane Society/Pet Haven 207-626-3491

Penobscot County - Bangor, Maine 04401
Bangor Humane Society 207-942-8902

Hancock County - Prospect Harbor, Maine 04669
M.A.M.A. 207-422-2358

Aroostook County - Houlton 04730
Houlton Humane Society Animal Shelter 207-532-2862

Aroostook County - Mapleton, ME 04757
Aroostook Animal Welfare Group 207-227-5056

Kennebec County - Waterville, ME 04901
Humane Society Waterville 207-873-2430

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