Pics of our new dog we adopted :)

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by baldie, Oct 25, 2009.

  1. baldie

    baldie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2008
    Douglas, MA
    Hello all. Well the hubby and I decided it was time to get a dog. We went to our local shelter and found this little guy. He is 18 months old and is a chocolate lab/beagle mix. He is AWESOME!!! Great with the cat, great with the kids and also... GREAT WITH THE CHICKENS!! I am sooo happy that he fit right in over here at the FUNNY FARM!!! LOL.
  2. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    Awww, he looks so happy in his new home, with his new couch potato buddy. [​IMG]
  3. Amyable

    Amyable Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 16, 2008
    Greenleaf, WI
    [​IMG] Thank you for adopting!!! What a cutie! Is he always that calm, or just pretending? [​IMG]

    edited to add

    What is his name?
    Last edited: Oct 25, 2009
  4. henryetta

    henryetta Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 21, 2009
    san diego, cali
    oh my goodness!! not only is he beautiful, but what a beautiful spirit he has... congratulations.. Dogs are good [​IMG]
  5. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    Congrats! He looks so content. Such a handsome devil too!
  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Beautiful dog. Love that shiny chocolate color.

  7. baldie

    baldie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2008
    Douglas, MA
    Hi all, his name is Nelson...we kept the name his original owners gave him. He has been through enough without having his name changed. [​IMG] We have had him for a little over 2 weeks and he is GREAT!! We knew it the second we saw him in the stinky little cage that he was meant to be with us. We didnt even ask to see any other dog...we knew it then and we were right!! I am so happy we decided to adopt. [​IMG]
  8. 1stepcloser

    1stepcloser Poultry In Motion

    Sep 16, 2009
    Dover, TN
    Hooray for shelter dogs!!!! [​IMG] He looks right at home!
  9. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

    Aug 3, 2009
    [​IMG] to you for adopting Nelson-he is really pretty.
  10. Luvducks

    Luvducks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2009
    Lucky you and Lucky Nelson. We adopted a shelter dog when she was6 months old. Now she is 11. She has had a great life with us. I am sure Nelson will to ( with you)

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