Urgent!! Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO *Rescued*

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Urgent!! Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO *Rescued*

New postby Morragan on Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:11 pm

Heartstick Pound :cry: No Public Adoptions :cry:
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http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/18541475
Petfinder #2895 Border Collie Mix Male
aco pickup near 3100 E Avalon on 01-30-2011 at 1820. 56lbs


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http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/18596427
Petfinder #2931
Karelian Bear Dog Mix Male *** Looks Like a BC Smoothie
brought to shelter 2-7-11 @ 9:25am. Black and white. with black & pink collar. 26 pounds. about a year




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http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/18596424
Petfinder #2925 Collie Female
aco pickup stray near 700 s holland on 2-4-2011 at 1600. very scared but handlable 46lbs



If you are a 501c3 and have your Missouri Department of Agriculture License you can contact the facility directly to get approved for tagging dogs:
Email for rescues ONLY:
rescue@springfieldmo.gov
rbarnts@springfieldmo.gov
amiller@springfieldmo.gov

If you ONLY have your Missouri Department of Agriculture and no 501c3, contact Karen Prescott, the head of the health department, to find out if you can become an approved pulling rescue: kprescott@springfieldmo.gov.

Please note the shelter is only open certain hours. http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/MO544.html

If you ONLY have your MO Dept. of Agriculture License (and yet to be approved by the shelter) OR are from out of state and have your 501c3 you can contact Halfway Home Rescue, Latichia Duffy at crsdke@aim.com to have a dog tagged. SEE BELOW FOR THEIR REQUIREMENTS AND FEES!!!!!!!!!!!

Dogs that are not on stray hold can be PTS on Wednesdays. For any rescue or adopter that wants to have a dog tagged for them by Halfway Home Rescue, an email must be sent to Latichia Duffy by 4 pm CST Tuesdays.

IF AN EMAIL IS NOT SENT TO TAG A DOG BY 4:30pm CST ON TUESDAYS, THERE IS NO GUARANTEE THE DOG WILL BE SAFE THE NEXT MORNING FROM EUTH. All emails sent to tag a dog will get confirmation during the shelters open hours.

Animals in the "Currently Housed" are still on stray hold and not available for release until their 5 day hold is up, which has to include one full Saturday stay. Once they are moved to the "Our Adoptable" list on Petfinder they are considered urgent!

If you would like to help sponsor a dog (please note the Petfinder number of the dog you are sponsoring):
http://sponsorshipofspringfielddogs.chi ... ld-mo-pets

Having a dog pulled from Springfield Animal Control by HALFWAY HOME RESCUE:
There is a $15.00 pull fee for each animal…the pull fee covers dhlp, bordetella and rabies (if old enough.) Boarding is available at $7.00 per day per animal. ALL the dogs that come from the Springfield pound WILL HAVE KENNEL COUGH! We can start the dogs on antibiotics $2.20 per day per dog…some dogs recover quickly while others may take a few weeks.
Some dogs require extra care while at our facility such as de worming, flea medication etc…this will cost extra but I always try to talk with the receiving rescue before administering anything beyond the basics. The receiving rescue would be responsible for all additional care expenses. All transports require health certificates which cost $10.00 per animal. Leash and collar is required for all transport unless you are picking up the animal, the cost is $5.00 for the pair. A copy of your 501 c 3 and or rescue licenses from your state is required. All invoices must be paid the night before transports leave…We use paypal for all our transactions. We DO NOT transport so arrangements must be made for pick up at our Collins Missouri location. We are happy to assist with dogs that are coming from the pound but want everyone to know our facility is all outdoor, with dog houses and hay. Our shelter was completed in May 2010 and burned down Dec. 27, 2010 so we have NO indoor facility at this time. ALL the dogs will smell bad since we cannot bathe them…All tiny dogs will be kept inside our home and will begin crate training and rotate outside to exercise pens. If this does not work for you or your rescue please DO NOT ask me to tag an animal and leave that animal without a place to go! If you have any questions or concerns please call me at 417-693-7555 DO NOT leave a message if you need to talk to me call me back until I answer the phone!

Contact Info
Springfield-Greene County Animal Control, Springfield, MO
•417-833-3592

The shelter is open to the public M-F 8:30-9:30am, 12-1pm and 4-5pm
Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays 8:30-9:30am and 3:30-4:30pm
rescue@springfieldmo.gov
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Wendy M on Thu Feb 10, 2011 4:52 pm

The two MOST urgent are the first dog, #2895 and the third dog, Collie girl #2925 because they are no longer on stray hold -- but ALL are in danger at this place!

As for the second dog - Karelian Bear Dog Mix MY @ss!! Those people wouldn't know a Karelian Bear dog if it knocked on the door for dinner!! This looks much more like a BC smoothie to me - and a MUCH more likely mix to find in this area.

Here is a description of A KBD:

•Spitz-like in appearance
•Height: 18-23 inches (at shoulder)
•Weight: 44-50 pounds
•The tail is high set and carried in an arch over the back. It is not altered but some are born with a bobtail
•The ears are carried erect and are not altered
•Eyes are light in color, usually yellow, adding a piercing stare to the already intense attention the dog gives to its surroundings
•Not recommended as a family pet or for the first time dog owner
Extremely hard to obtain outside its native country



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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby crazy cat lady on Thu Feb 10, 2011 6:58 pm

They probably had a hard time identifying the second dog because it does not have defeated, terrified, sad demeanor that every other dog photo I have seen from this place has. A friendly looking dog is probably exotic to them. Hoping for the best for all three of them!
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby kgunther on Thu Feb 10, 2011 7:41 pm

Prayers for all of them. :( This place breaks my heart. :(

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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby PSmitty on Thu Feb 10, 2011 7:48 pm

I hate this place. :( Praying for them all.

The second dog looks like a little PB smoothie. :cry: :cry:
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Jedi's Mom on Fri Feb 11, 2011 5:36 am

The hopeful look on the smoothie girlie is just killing me. :(
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Morragan on Fri Feb 11, 2011 6:33 am

Second pic now on PF
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** I contacted Mo-Kan & Comebye BCR. Sigh , praying all three get out of that horrible place :cry:
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby crazy cat lady on Fri Feb 11, 2011 10:08 pm

According to PF the second smiley dog is on hold :D
the other two are still listed and waiting :(
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Wendy M on Fri Feb 11, 2011 10:22 pm

This shelter lists strays on"hold" for five business days, and then moves them to the "short timer" list - which is "adoptable" -BUT ONLY to rescues. No public adoptions at this place. So, unless smiling dog is reclaimed by his owner, he will be moved to the other list, and the clock will tick down to his death - like the other two - unless a rescue steps in to save him.

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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby crazy cat lady on Fri Feb 11, 2011 11:48 pm

Thank you for the explanation, guess it was not good news after all...
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Morragan on Sun Feb 13, 2011 12:38 am

I heard back from Robin with Mo-kan BCR regarding the BC smoothie who said " we are looking into it " ..I did mention the first boy as well....Paws crossed for both of them!!! The third dog Collie girl #2925 is being tagged for rescue & will be leaving Monday :D :D
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Morragan on Mon Feb 14, 2011 11:34 am

The BC Smoothie is being tagged for Mo-Kan :D :D So that leaves the first boy still needing Rescue!!
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby Tuxedo on Mon Feb 14, 2011 12:15 pm

Here is a close up of the last remaining BC .....What a sweet sad face :(
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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby kgunther on Mon Feb 14, 2011 12:40 pm

Good news for the two who are safe. Continued prayers for the sweet faced boy.

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Re: Urgent!! Multiple Dogs Heartstick Pound Springfield MO

New postby PSmitty on Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:08 am

SO happy that the two are safe! Have we confirmed they've left the building?

Hoping for a miracle for the other sweet one. :(
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