Thanks for this great piece of information! I never knew there were such
programs, and upon looking have found several near here that offer it. It
might be just the thing for her.
From: Farm Collie Breed Conservancy and Restoration
[mailto:[log in to unmask]]On Behalf Of theyoungs
Sent: Monday, January 22, 2007 7:28 PM
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Subject: Re: [FARMCOLLIE] rescue dog
> My mother, aged 70, who lives in a condo and is not a particularly active
> woman, is looking for a nice little rescue dog and having a devil of a
> finding one.
Check out some of the dog rescues. Some of them have a "senior for
seniors" program. If a person over a certain age adops a dog over a certain
age they will cover the vet care of the dog and I think wave placement fees.
I think some of the sheltie rescues do this.