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Saturday, December 5, 2015
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Latham Petco, 664 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110

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Neighbor's Corner

Privately-Owned Dogs Evaluated by Peppertree

The dogs are still living with their owners but need to find a new home. Each of these dogs has been evaluated by Peppertree and the descriptions are accurate based on our assessment. (We must note, however, that we do not have the detailed knowledge that we gain about dogs that are actually in the program and in our own foster homes.)

As space and time permit, we may be taking some, perhaps all, of these dogs into our program based on availability of appropriate foster homes. Our priority, however, must always be the equally-qualified dogs who are in shelters and have no more time left. In the meantime, you are encouraged to consider these dogs and to arrange a meeting if you feel they may be suitable for your home. The owner's contact information is listed below the description. (Where Peppertree has agreed to do the screening, that will be indicated.)

If you think that you might be interested in fostering one of these dogs for Peppertree, please email Whenever we are informed by an owner that a dog in this category is available to come to a clinic, a description of the dog will be included in the clinic announcement sent to all active applicants.

Neighbor's Corner dogs will be listed for 3 months. If the listing has expired and the dog is still available, it is the responsibility of the listing party to send in an updated description and information.

Please note: The dogs listed below are not yet in the Peppertree program. For information on any of the dogs listed below, please refer to the contact information that is listed in each dog's description.

CujoCUJO - Miniature Pinscher, male, 12 years. Cujo is dignified, dashing, and while his name may have you thinking otherwise, the only dangerous thing about him is how dangerously adorable he is. This senior gent loves to snuggle, enjoys a nice walk, and does well with other dogs of all sizes, his foster home currently has a chihuahua and a large hound mix. The joy of adopting an adult dog is they often come already trained. Cujo is no exception, he has excellent house manners and has basic obedience down. If you are interested in Cujo please fill out an application through Peppertree Rescue and we will forward it along to his family.

LuckyLUCKY - 3 year old male chihuahua mix - Lucky is what you'll be if you have this dog for your very own! He is a handsome fellow that is extremely devoted. Lucky will make a football fan happy as he loves to play with his football, watch out for his tackle, he's pretty tough! Lucky has a soft side too. He likes to cuddle under his blanket, and watching him find his way out will definitely make you smile. He loves to be outside and in the fall you will often find him in the middle of a big pile of leaves. Lucky has good house manners and is pee pad trained. He will let you know whenever there is someone at the door, and is very aware of his surroundings. He enjoys walks but most of all Lucky loves being with his person. Lucky has lived with cats and done well with them, he is currently living with another dog but he can get defensive around large dogs and likely would do best as an only dog, or with other small dogs. If you are interested in Lucky please fill out an application through Peppertree and we will forward it to his family, who will contact you.

SymanSYMAN - 8 year old male beagle. Calling all Beagle lovers! Boy, do we have a beagle for you - meet Syman! Syman embodies the charm and enthusiasm of the breed, and he also really likes to give hugs and kisses. Syman has never met someone he doesn't like, dogs or people, and he is the unofficial greeter at a local storage unit where he spends a lot of time. Syman has good house manners and is a very easy going boy, however, he has never really been on a leash and definitely needs some work on leash manners. He does enjoy off-leash walks, and sniffing around a yard, or just being with his person. He's a true country beagle and a roly poly ball of love! If you are interested in meeting Syman please fill out an application through Peppertree and we will forward it along to his family.

Guest Listings

A helping hand to other rescues.

Please note: The dogs listed below are not in the Peppertree program. For information on any of the dogs listed under Guest Listings, please refer to the contact information that is listed in each dog's description.

BenjaminBENJAMIN - Benjaman is approx 8, and believed to be an Egyptian Malinois. He is very smart, obedient, likes kids, not good with cats. He does get along with other dogs but to be on the safe side he would probably do better as an only dog. He can be a protector, so he should go with an advanced human with more of a strong personality. Ben loves to run and would be great for hiking and other activities outdoors. Ben is currently in boarding where his caregiver says he is a sweetheart who deserves to live in a house and sleep on a couch or someones bed. For more information about Benjamin, call Kat at 892-8226.

FeeFEE - 2 year old male Pit Bull - This is the WONDERFUL little "Fee." He is looking for a loving,responsible home. Fee is fully vetted, has lived communicably with multiple females and also small non bully breed males. He is almost done with his basic obedience class and has mastered basic manners. He is a happy spirited little dog with a lot of love to give. He had a rough start to life and lived in multiple settings that were sub standard environments for dogs. Despite all this is he is extremely loving and grateful for even the basic comforts we all offer our dogs - regular food and water, a warm bed with blankets, and the companionship of other dogs. In a perfect world his foster mom would keep this little man, however doing so would mean she has less room to help other dogs that need her. He was born with a congenital defect and has a very short lower jaw. This does not hinder him in any way shape or manner. And truly when you meet him you realize it just adds to his happy character. He is good with children, and is regularly around kids aged 9,7, and 6. To meet Fee, please call Barb at (518) 729-6370.

RachelRACHEL - Blue Tick Coonhound mix (DOB 2/14) Rachel is a NC baby and is a love. She is smart, sweet, affection and a loyal dog. She has a wonderful personality and is a bit of a character. She likes children and five and older would be best. She is living in a home with multiple dogs and is dog friendly. Her energy level is moderate. She walks well on a leash. Due to the hound in her a home without cats is required along with a fenced in yard. She is crate trained and housebroken. She is spayed and UTD on vaccinations. If interested in Rachel contact Diane at

SugarSUGAR - Sugar (DOB 06/14) Mastiff mix with a gorgeous brindle coat. If you are looking for some extra sweetness in your life, Sugar may be your girl. She is sweet, loving and a bit of a character. When she is giving out the kisses all over your face, she occasionally likes to nibble on your ears. She knows sit, down, focus, touch, stay, come and basic command of leave it. She would be happy being an only dog or having a calm male doggie friend in her new home. She is dog friendly, but it doesn’t mean she wants to be friends with every dog. Sugar is not a high energy dog, but she does require some exercise and then she will be happy to be a couch potato. Sugar would also be good with somebody that is active because a five mile walk doesn't even phase her. She rides great in the car and loves to stop for a vanilla ice cream cone or scoop of vanilla in a dish. Watch out if you have shoes with laces because when Sugar gets excited she likes to untie them and she is quick with her skill. Chew toys are a must for her inside the home, and outside her favorite toys are sticks, rope and tennis balls. She likes to play tug a war. She enjoys playing in the water. Sugar is not happy if she doesn't have a blanket or some type of bedding at night time to sleep on. She is crate trained and has a solid athletic body - her weight is between 70 and 75 pounds. Sugar also likes children, but due to her size and her not having a real sense of her size the children would have to be older in age. Sugar's leash skills are not bad, just need some fine tuning. She is spayed and up to date on her vaccinations. If interested in Sugar contacted Diane at

Other Dogs Available for Adoption

These dogs are not part of the Peppertree program. Either we have not had time or personnel to evaluate them, or their owners want to entirely be in charge of the placement. You should contact the person listed to learn more about the dog. Please let us know if you adopt the dog or if the description given here is misleading or significantly incomplete.

Please note: If you would like to list your dog in the Neighbor's Corner, please send an email with a description of the dog, contact information and a .jpg photo (no wider than 150 pixels) as an attachment to

Neighbor's Corner dogs will be listed for 3 months. If the listing has expired and the dog is still available, it is the responsibility of the listing party to send in an updated description and information.

There are no neighbor's dogs available at this time. Please check back again soon.
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