WHARF Dogs



Briar

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Age : 1 years
Breed :Siberian Husky
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Colin

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Age : 3 years
Breed :Yellow Lab X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Congo

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Congo. That's my name. I came here with my shelter mates from Mexico and want to find a warm, safe home of my own. I am 3 years old and my foster mamas say I am stunning, with my brindle fur and handsome face mask! They say I'm a timid kind of guy, but I just take my time getting to know and love you! Even so, I am a very gentle dog who would love to find a home with another strong, calm dog to guide me and teach me even more as my confidence builds. My new ma or pa should be calm, gentle and patient too, as I will need time to learn all about them. My best buddy is Mitch...he lets me follow him and play with him and teaches me so much! So, a brother dog would help me come out of my shell even more! I love getting pets and scratches behind the ears and love a good back rub! When I first came here, I had never seen snow before, but believe it or not, I love the snow!! Nothing makes me happier than bounding thru the snow at full speed and bouncing all around, hoping someone will chase me! They say I'm a high energy guy...so, if you have a fenced yard with some space for me to cut loose, I will be the happiest dog in the land!! One playbow, and off I go! In the house, I love my soft bed and chew stuffies and will sometimes carry them around everywhere! I am a good boy in my crate and am getting real good at the house training part! I don't know any tricks yet, but I know I will learn some soon! I'm just so busy running and jumping and loving my chew toys right now! I can't wait to meet you and hear all about this place called a furever home

Age : 3 years
Breed :Mexican Special X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: November 2013




Diesel

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Hi, my name is Diesel and I am a very striking young boy who is 3 years old. I am a big boy with a big heart, and weigh approximately 95 - 100 lbs. I am looking for a forever home as my previous owners could no longer keep me due to allergies. I am a loving boy who is good with women and kids but I do get skittish / scared around men that I don't know, I do eventually warm up to men but it can take a while. In my previous home I was raised with another dog who is much older than me along with a young boy that is now 3 as well who became my best friend. I am very playful and good around other dogs and cats. I am definitely an indoor dog that loves to cuddle. I would love to find a home where I could run and play and get my exercise. I love to play tug of war with my rope and know some basic commands like sit, lay down, and shake a paw ( I can do this one really fast switching between two paws). I also love to give hugs ( I can do this on command as well) where I put both paws on your shoulders and rest my head. I am completely house broken and kennel trained but I do tend to jump on the furniture. Some loud noises bother me and I will try to hide from them. I am a good boy who would love to go to a really good home with lots of love as I also have so much love to give. I am neutered, vaccinated, de-wormed and tattooed. Adopt me!

Age : 3 years
Breed :Shepherd X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Fennec

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My name is Fennec and I am one special boy that really needs your help. I was a sled dog, I know pretty crazy because I have little to no fur but yes I lived in the snow. I started training for a sled when I was just a pup, but the thing with that is we are only alive to work, well atleast at the one I was raised on. Our day usually consists of waking up on our chains that are connected to dog house, getting geared up to the sleds, working all day, returning to our dog houses and then eating and going to bed. We didn't really get to live like dogs are supposed to. Some of the dogs really enjoyed it but I hated it. So one day I decided to break off my chain and escape the life I didn't enjoy. I ran free for quite awhile until I was finally trapped by some dog rescuers. I was pretty feral by this time not that I was very well socialized before but running wild made it worse. I was then transported to Edmonton where I was placed with WHARF to start my rehab. I am doing okay in my foster home but everything scares me as I have actually only ever been in a home for about a week out of my two year life. I am scared of people, cats, loud noises, pretty much everything that a dog is supposed to enjoy. My foster mom is very calm and patient with me and helping me work through all of my fears, which is a lot. I have no agression in me at all I am just scared, I am actually super sweet and they are really hoping that I will be able to trust people again. I mostly get through my day by following the other dogs around, I am learning the most from them. I follow them outside, back in the house, I walk like a gem on the leash but only if they are with me, I honestly just don't understand how to be a pet.......yet. My foster home makes sure that I always have a dog with me as they are helping me be confident and brave. I go to work with her everyday and just lay under her chair, getting pets, eating treats and trying to get accustomed to other people and new surroundings. I am ready for my new home but it will have to be a special one. I want a very quiet soft home with another dog and a human that will love me and be patient with me. I have had a very hard life and just need to grow with someone, I can learn to love and be someonescompanion but it will just take some time. I am a really good boy and am house and am house and kennel trained, I ride perfectly in the vehicle and with time I will learn my basic commands. Those I am just to scared to do. I may cower and hide behind something when you come and meet me but please just take some time to get to know me. I really want to try this whole pet thing out and I deserve to know what its like to be a dog. I am neutered, vaccinated, de-wormed and tattooed. Come meet me but make sure you have a while to spend with me.

Age : 2 years
Breed : Greyhound Husky X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: October 2014




Gemma

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Hi! My name is Gemma! I spent most of my life in a shelter in Mexico and some very nice people told me there may be a chance I could have a home of my very own if I came with them! So I did!! I'm about 6 years old and think I'm very pretty, don't you? My foster mamas think I have some Heeler features in me or some Cattle Dog and maybe even something called a Corgi? I just call me a Mexican Special! I absolutely love to play fetch with my favourite ball and tug of war with a tug toy! I love going for walks even though I am still learning leash manners. I like to be the top dog and have all the attention because I'm so smart and pretty! A home where I'm the only dog would be great, as I am still learning how to behave better around other dogs. I don't think I've met a cat yet, so not too sure how that would go. I'm a very sensitive lady and listen really well! My new mom or dad should love to spend time with me and be a strong leader for me so that I can be even a better dog! I want to please my people and love to learn! I love to cuddle and snuggle on the couch with my people! Or to curl up on my doggie bed near you with my favourite chew toy would be like heaven for me! I am really good at 'sit' but not so good at the 'stay' part, yet! My house manners are getting better everyday and I am getting crate trained too! Why wouldn't you love me?

Age : 6 years
Breed :Heeler X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: November 2013




Huntley

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Sit human. Stay human. Ok now pass me the treat and we will pretend like this never happened. OH - hello there! My name is huntly. I was just training my new foster mom that i get all the treats. I sure do love my treats! My foster mom is great but im really looking for a family of my own. I had a family...but... they couldnt keep me i really miss them. Im a short guy - mom thinks im a basset houndx lab. I really like cats cuz they smell funny, i love playing with dogs (sometimes a little to rough for small dogs) and i like kids. My new home sgouldnt have young kids though im just not suited for anyone younger than 13. I like going for walks, i sleep in a kennel and i promise i wont chew anything but my bones. Please ask to meet me- you wont regret it.

Age : 3 years
Breed :Basset Hound Lab X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Klaus

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Age : 3 years
Breed : Shepherd Rottweiler X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: January 2015




Lindin

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My name is Lindin and I am giant love bug! I came into care because a man saw that me and my friend were tied up outside and always had frozen water and no food. He drove past everyday for two weeks and nothing ever changed. He decided to go to the house and ask if the owner would surrender us to him. Our owner said yes because he didnít want us. The nice man took us to his house but due to living circumstances we couldnít stay there. I am an amazing dog who is in search of a companion. I love to be snuggled and have my belly rubbed. I love to lay my head on you so you donít forget that Iím there. I am great with kids and other dogs but not so great with cats. Cats are not my friends. I listen really well and am adjusting fast to learning to be on a leash and my manners. I am kennel and house trained. I just need somewhere to call home, are you my family? I am spayed, vaccinated, dewormed, and tattooed.

Age : 4 years
Breed : St. Bernard X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: January 2015




Mitch

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I'm Mitch and I'm as handsome and charming as they get! I think there may be some hound dog in me somewhere or a little ridgeback! But, I'm just so sweet! I am about 3.5 years old and I came from the same place as Gemma, Badger and Congo in Mexico. Like them, I've spent most of my life in a shelter. But all I really want is a soft bed and some loves and pets and a tasty treat once in a while. I'm a very cuddly guy who just wants to be near his person. I don't run and jump as much as my buddy, Congo as I am moving a little slower these days. But, I love a good chew toy and lap to cuddle with! My foster mamas have been teaching me some agility jumps and something called 'weaves'? I'm not very good yet but I'm having so much fun learning! I am good with other dogs and I love my buddy Congo! He follows me everywhere and I try to teach him everything I know! I am very good with my house manners and crate training has been easy for me to learn! I love to go for walks and am learning proper leash manners. It is much colder here than where I come from so I am loving my new parka! I have not met any cats yet, so I can't tell you what I think about them. If you want a loving, cuddly, handsome, low energy, smart and gentle dog, then I'm your guy!

Age : 3 years
Breed : Hound Mexican Special X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: November 2013




Molly

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Age : 3 years
Breed : Husky Collie X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Mona

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My name in Mona. I am the sweetest most lovable girl you will ever meet. I had a rough go, as I lived on the streets of Mexico. I was part of the release program and everyone fell in love with me and couldnít let me go back to the streets. I am the friendliest dog and absolutely love everyone, as long as you give me lots of cuddles that is. I listen very well and know my basic manners. I am house trained and kennel trained. I love to curl up with you and could cuddle all day and night. I would love a house that loved me unconditionally. Iím very loyal and would never let you down. I will always be there to turn your frown upside down. I give lots of kisses and my tail never stops wagging. I would love nothing more that a loving family to spend the time with me that I deserve. I am great with kids, cats, and other dogs. I would like to be adopted out with my sister , Maui, but I can go by myself if needed. I am spayed, vaccinated, dewormed, and micro chipped.

Age : 5 years
Breed : Jack Russel Mexican Special X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Nancy

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Age : 3 years
Breed : Maltese Shi-Tzu X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Prue

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Prue is an energetic and fun-loving dog! She is full of joy and loves to play. Her favorite activities include playing with other dogs, cuddling on the couch and sitting for treats. She is so excited to see humans that sometimes she jumps, but we are working on that. Prue is excellent with other dogs and cats, and just needs the other animals to tell her their boundaries. Prue is great alone at home in the day, but would do good in a home that could take her to the dog park as she does have lots of energy. She is kennel trained and rarely barks (except when playing). She is doing better walking on a leash, but sometimes lets her excitement take over and pulls. She knows how to "sit" and "come." She would do best in a home that would love to cuddle and walk her, and is excellent at giving belly rubs. She is spayed, vaccinated, de-wormed and tattooed. Come and meet Prue!

Age : 3 years
Breed : Cairn Terrier Daschund X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: January 2014




Stanley

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My name is Stanley and Iím a handsome little fella. Iím such a little charmer and would enjoy anyoneís company. I was previously in a home that was inhabitable for both people and animals. It was filthy and I was never let outside. I m very thankful to be out of that place. Iím super friendly and love people. I do also love snuggles. Iím working really hard on my house training and I am kennel trained. Are you looking for another family member? I am neutered, vaccinated, dewormed, and tattooed.

Age : 3 years
Breed : Chihuahua
Location: Edmonton
Intake: February 2015




Wallie

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My name is Wallie and I am one strikingly beautiful boy. I am super outgoing and love to run. Thatís probably why I was found running around on the Saskatchewan reserve. I just really enjoy adventures and seeing new things. I am great with other dogs. Cats and I are just not the best of friends which means that I absolutely CAN NOT go with cats. I am still learning all my manners and Iím doing great on the leash. I get a little sad when I have to go in my kennel but really who wouldnít. Who wants a great adventure companion? I am neutered, vaccinated, dewormed, and tattooed.

Age : 2.5 years
Breed : Shepherd Rottweiler X
Location: Edmonton
Intake: November 2014