South Central Region

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Arkansas Stacey Fraser 479.251.1095 Email Stacey
Louisiana, Central and Northern Areas Heather Bailey   Email Heather
Louisiana, All Other Areas Carolyn Lee 225.752.8910 Email Carolyn
Oklahoma Celia Robinson Shelters and Surrenders, ONLY, Call 903.984.5042 Email Celia
Texas, All Areas Marlene Strandt 972.423.6208 Email Marlene
Texas, Houston Kate Brown   Email Kate
Texas, North Houston Carolyn Patterson 713.315.1458 Email Carolyn
Texas, Central Area Anne Creixell   Email Anne
Jamie Klassen   Email Jamie
Texas, Northeast Area
(Longview, Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Texarkana, Tyler)
Celia Robinson Shelters and Surrenders, ONLY, Call 903.984.5042 Email Celia
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Name: Buddy Boy
ID: 4877
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 18 mos
Color: Deep Red Wheaten. black nose
Weight: 51 lb/23 kg
My name is Buddy Boy. Although I’m a little small and my ears are a little wonky, I am a full-blood RR. I was rescued from a local park by a kind human who took me to the local shelter. Although I was very healthy and good looking, my foster lady immediately took me to “The Vet.” The bad: I was neutered! The good: I have no worms, fleas, or other parasites and I am now up to date on all vacc  MORE...
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Name: Sinko
ID: 4868
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 6-9 mos
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 70 lb/32 kg
Actual DOB 05/05/2015 This stately Ridgeback was named Sinko, pronounced cinco, a Spanish word for five, because his birth date was 05/05/2015, which is Cinco de Mayo Day. That makes him about 8 months old, and he weighs 70 lbs. He is friendly to everyone he meets and enjoys playing 24/7 with other dogs. Sinko loves to run full speed ahead leaping over Bailey, his RR playmate. He is still quit  MORE...
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Name: Ariel
ID: 4854
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 10 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 75 lb/34 kg
Ariel is a ten years young, red wheaten female. She is doing exceptionally well in her foster home. There are two other dogs that live in the house and they have all been getting along well as Ari has a non-aggressive, laid back personality. She immediately learned how to use the doggy door and has not had any accidents. She loves to follow her foster parents around the house and just wants to be   MORE...
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Name: Tibby
ID: 4847
Location: OK
Sex: Female
Age: 6 yrs
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 64 lb/29 kg
Known DOB: 12/16/09 Tibby is a six year old, Wheaton female. She has been in her foster home for about three weeks now and has been a model houseguest the entire time. She has four other Ridgebacks that live here permanently to socialize with and a fenced yard that is over an acre in size to roam around in. Tibby will be a great companion when she reaches her forever home. A little bit about he  MORE...
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Name: Dee Dee
ID: 4844
Location: OK
Sex: Female
Age: 6 yrs
Color: Blonde Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 75 lb/34 kg
DOB: 3-31-09 Weight: currently about 75#, goal = 65-68#. Shoulder height 25" Dee Dee is a purebred RR (AKC registration floating around out there somewhere). She is ridged; HUGE crowns & then another ‘crown/blessing’ further down her ridge. She is healthy, fully vetted & a VERY spry 6 y.o. (although she does have that adult RR “off/settle” switch). Dee Dee is an owner-surrender. Sh  MORE...
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Name: Pippi
ID: 4799
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 9-12 mos
Color: Yellow Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB:11/04/14 Miss Pippi is a lively girl looking for mischief. She loves playing outside with the other young dogs, but also enjoys the privacy of her crate for sleeping. Pippi needs a family prepared to work with her on general manners in the house and on leash manners for walks outside. Due to activity level, a home with children less than 8 years of age is not recommended. No Cats pl  MORE...
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Name: Annie
ID: 4771
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 18 mos
Color: Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 70 lb/32 kg
Estimated DOB: 01/15/2014 Meet Miss Annie. She is a beautiful athlete with a sweet temperament to match. Annie is shy at first, but once she gets to know you, she is your best friend and likes to keep you in her eye sight. She loves to run and play with the other dogs. Her physical conformation is stunning so she will make a wonderful running partner. Annie needs an active adopter that can provide  MORE...
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Name: Sam
ID: 4748
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 1 yr
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 72 lb/33 kg
Estimated DOB 6/01/14) Meet handsome Sam. He will win your heart with his sweet expression and houndy long ears. Sam enjoys playing outside with the other dogs. He also enjoys napping in his crate in the air conditioned house. Sam is a sweet boy, but he needs to complete a basic obedience class to have manners to match his good looks. Completion of an obedience class is an adoption requirement. No  MORE...
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Name: Jerry
ID: 4726
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 18 mos
Color: Red Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 70 lb/32 kg
Estimated DOB: 05/07/2014 Jerry is super sweet, calm, and confident for his young age. He is good with other dogs and affectionate with anyone he meets. Jerry looks very Ridgeback with a nice ridge, but he was found as a stray in the country so his breeding background is an unknown. Tom does well in a crate and walks calmly on a leash considering he has probably had no training. Tom will need t  MORE...
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Name: Dixie
ID: 4713
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 95 lb/43 kg
Say hello to Dixie! Dixie is a sweet girl and loves affection. She will be by your side most of the time. Dixie is crate trained and loves car rides! There is no hassle getting her in the car, she will be in as soon as the door opens. She is easy to train with simple commands and treats. Completion of an obedience class will be an adoption requirement. Dixie would do well with lots of att  MORE...
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Name: Romeo
ID: 4676
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Romeo, Oh Romeo can be heard frequently at his foster home. Romeo is a shy lover, but once he knows you, he enjoys human attention. He does well with other dogs. He really likes playing with Mira and Reba who are about the same age and size. Romeo is athletic so he will do well as a running partner. Romeo does need to complete an obedience class which is an adoption requirement. He also needs add  MORE...
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Name: Beau
ID: 4549
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 2-1/2 yrs
Color: Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 75 lb/34 kg
Estimated DOB: 08/07/2012 Meet Beau. My Mom thinks I have a very handsome and expressive face. Beau came into rescue very thin, but he is a big boy now. He loves to lean on you and be petted. He still wants to jump when he gets excited so he definitely needs an obedience class which is an adoption requirement. Due to size and jumping, Beau is not recommended for a home with young children. He doe  MORE...
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Name: Kay Dee
ID: 4492
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 61 lb/28 kg
Actual DOB 11/11/11 Hi! My name is KayDee and I'm looking for a good walking buddy. I'll help keep you fit if you help keep me fit and trim. More than anything I'm looking for a very loving human or humans to adopt me and make me a true part of the family. I come in a small size - about 60 lbs (probably should be more like 58 lbs). My feelings are tender, but I can sure do a happy dance when  MORE...
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Name: Clark
ID: 4479
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Light wheaten, black nose
Weight: 65 lb/29 kg
Estimated DOB: 10/24/12 Clark is a beautiful light wheaten Ridgeback. He was found as a stray so history is unknown. He is people and dog friendly. He loves playing outside with the other dogs. Clark is well crate trained, but will need continued work on general house manners. Cat compatibility is unknown. Clark is being fostered in northeast Texas. For more information complete the online adopti  MORE...
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Name: Lewis
ID: 4464
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Yellow wheaton, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB: o4/18/2012 Lewis needs a special home with the time to work with him. He came from a shelter so his history is unknown. He is not aggressive at all, but he is having to learn to trust people. On the plus side, he has learned to follow directions very well. He can sit and down for treats. In fact, he likes games. He comes in the house when called and knows the location of his crate.  MORE...
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Name: Jack
ID: 4218
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 90 lb/41 kg
DOB 10/25/11 Jack is a very big and goofy acting boy. He would like to sit his 90 pounds in your lap. He is sweet temperature but needs obedience training which is an adoption requirement. Jack needs a home with female dogs only or he can be an only dog. He came from a home with small female dogs. He is crate trained but needs work on his house manners. For more information, complete the online a  MORE...
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Name: Gina
ID: 4006
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 7 yrs
Color: light wheaten
Weight: 65 lb/29 kg
Estimated DOB: 06/20/08 You can call me Gina, Sweet Gi, Gina Bobina or Gina Marie--I just want you to call me yours! I am a SUPER playful girl who loves to romp and run. My foster home is wild and crazy but it doesn't bother me a bit--I've got 4 fur brothers and sisters and two human siblings--I'd prefer older kids so I don't knock them down when I'm playing. As long as I'm exercised and get my  MORE...
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Name: Bear
ID: 3527
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 5 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 50 lb/23 kg
Estimated DOB: 8/28/2010 Bear is an "Original". He appears to be a Malinois/RR mix. He came into rescue with his mother Winnie who was a Ridgeback. He is small at about 20 inches at the shoulders. Bear is always very busy. He only rests when he is in his crate otherwise he is going full speed. He loves toys and plays non-stop. He loves playing with the bigger dogs, and he thinks he is big. Bear w  MORE...
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Name: Sonoma
ID: 2468
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 8 yrs
Color: Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 65 lb/29 kg
Estimated DOB: 12/16/2006 Sonoma is a sweet Ridgeless girl. She looks very Ridgeback, but she came from a shelter so her exact background is unknown. She can be seen in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Sonoma needs to be an only dog. For more information, complete the online adoption application and express interest in Sonoma #2468.   MORE...
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Name: Jade
ID: 2255
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 9 yrs
Color: Light wheaten, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB: 4/30/2006 Jade was found as a stray running in the country. She does have a touch of some other breed in her, but she is very Ridgeback looking. She is a little shy but very sweet. She is beginning to enjoy people attention. She does very well with other dogs. She will need obedience training and work on her house manners. Cat compatibility is unknown. Although there are excepti  MORE...
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Name: Blitz
ID: 2157
Location: AR
Sex: Female
Age: 8 yrs
Color: red
Weight: 50 lb/23 kg
This little lady is the most loving rescue dog I have ever had. She is crazy about my husband and I and is friendly with strangers. She is not good with cats but is playful with other dogs.We found this sweet girl at a shelter where she would have had to stay outside on a chain. She is quiet, affectionate and well- behaved. She is potty, leash and crate trained. She is a young adult ridgeless mix.  MORE...
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Name: Terri
ID: 1976
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 10 yrs
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB: 7/03/2005 Terri is sweet and very smart. Since coming into rescue, Terri has been at two different Vet offices for a few days. Everyone has commented on what a sweet temperament she has. She is just looking for someone to love her. Terri is extremely agile and atheletic. She also seems to be very smart. She would probable do great as an agility dog. Terri is enjoying being on the  MORE...
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