"It’s hard to concentrate on looking my best when there are so many things to look at – other dogs, people, interesting smells – but squeak a toy at me and here I am, looking magnificent, don’t you think? I will also sit for a treat, because who doesn’t love treats? I take them nicely because I’m a nice girl and because I like being close to people so I do my best to show that. I sure would like to go home with you, so please come by for a visit."
"Oh boy! Another human to love on! That’s my greatest joy in life. I’m not one of those crazy jumping-all-over-you dogs, but I’m very affectionate, and if you’re sitting down, I’m likely to put my paws gently in your lap and slip one up and over your arm. If you let me, I might even kiss your cheek. My second greatest joy is getting treats, so feel free to give me some when you come to visit."
"I really do have ears, but I was hot and tired when I was getting my picture taken, so you’ll just have to imagine them. I seem very mature for my young age, quiet and well behaved. I’m very sweet and just want to be your best friend. I get along well with dogs and kids, as long as they aren’t the rowdy type. I’m here waiting for the right person to come along and take me home. So here’s where I will be, any time you want to come."
"What’s black and white and adorable all over? Me, of course, from the tip of my pink tongue to the tip of my curly tail! I may be smaller than some of the dogs here, but I bet there aren’t many who have more energy than I do. I love people, but I don’t leap all over them. I just want to run and play and have fun, whether it’s with a human or a dog. I love other animals as well as humans, and I behave on the leash. Will you let me be your Ozzie and you be my Harriet, or my Harry?"
"You wouldn’t believe I’m an older gentleman when you see me trotting around, but hey, when you feel good, you show it. I’m gentle but playful. Whoever said fun was for the young didn’t know anything about age. I adore treats and will sit for them and then take them from your hand gently. You’ll notice my front legs are misshapen – they were probably injured in my youth and a bit of arthritis has set in, but medicine helps keep me frisky. I don’t worry and you shouldn’t either. Let’s just go home and have fun."
"Just look at my focus! I’m young, but I’m not some flitty young thing who can’t sit still for two seconds. I know how to sit and shake, and I know what I want. What do I want? To be with you, of course. I’m friendly and playful, ready for an active life with humans who can love me like I love them. Does that sound like you?"
"Hi, I’m the lovely Isabel! I’m a happy-go-lucky older gal! I may be an oldie but goodie but I still have some spunk for my age. I am always ready to have a good time with people and would fit in great with someone who likes to go on walks. I’m ready to spread some cheer around. If you have any potential doggy friends, I’d like to have the chance to meet them first before we become official fur-siblings. Please give a pretty girl like me a chance to have a forever home with you!"
"I am a strong boy with a lot of energy, so I am looking for an active family who loves to exercise and play. I was advertising these desires to the people taking my photo by playing tug of war with them with my leash. I happen to think that life is for being happy and enjoying every day. Do you agree? Then adopting me will add to your joy as I share every day with you."
"I am one big bundle of love. And I do mean big. I’m like a giant baby that wants nothing more than to get lots of attention. Rumor has it that when I don’t get that attention, I make velociraptor sounds, but they really aren’t very scary. How could they be, coming from this baby face? If you want to be loved like you’ve never been loved before, come see me."
"Hi, I’m Walker! I’m told my name fits me perfectly cause boy do I LOVE to go on walks and not just play in a backyard type of deal. Actually, leash me up and let’s go explore! I’m a charming boy who enjoys a good chest and neck scratch. I would love to get to know you! How about you meet me at the Paul Jolly and ask the staff to take me out for a walk? I would LOVE that!"