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New Addition

September 5th, 2011, 03:31 PM
I just adopted this little guy from the shelter yesterday.

In case the photos here don't work, they are also posted at this link:

September 5th, 2011, 04:00 PM
oh what a cutie! I love where he's flopped out on the ground, so whats the story behind him? stray? owner surrender? congrats on the new addition

September 5th, 2011, 10:37 PM
omd, what a doll! :flirt: Congratulations on your new family member, LilMac!

September 6th, 2011, 11:08 PM
He's adorable congrats on the new addition :thumbs up

Fixed your pic links for you ;)

September 7th, 2011, 12:02 AM
He is a very gorgeous boy.:lovestruck:

Have you thought of a name yet?

September 7th, 2011, 06:11 AM
Thanks!! He was a transfer from another shelter, where he was an owner surrender. Given his orange color and the timing, I will likely be calling him Layton.

September 7th, 2011, 08:14 AM
I like the name.:thumbs up:thumbs up:thumbs up

September 7th, 2011, 08:52 AM
He is sooo cute! Love the face and that name! :) Keep updating us! :D

Dog Dancer
September 7th, 2011, 10:48 AM
I love, love, love that little fellow, and I'm certain that Jack would approve! :thumbs up Congratulations on the new boy. How old is he? He doesn't look too old, no info on why the owner surrendered? Their loss is your gain.

September 7th, 2011, 05:28 PM
Congrats on the new cutie!

September 7th, 2011, 06:36 PM
I adopted my first dog pepper.. A dalmatian best thing i ever did.. she will love you for EVER :thumbs up

September 7th, 2011, 06:46 PM
What a cutie. Thank you for adopting him. :thumbs up

He looks just like my friends dog Max.

September 8th, 2011, 04:04 PM
He was transferred from a shelter in Quebec so I only have a partial understanding of his issues (the surrender form is in french, so I only understood part of it). I'm told he has a history of separation anxiety, so I'm being cautious of that issue.

He is still just a young thing (9 months) which is far younger than I was looking for, but he reminded me of my deceased dog Lilly and I decided to take him home. Also, I was pleased to see he has lived with cats before.

So far he has some significant anxiety (which isn't surprising coming out of a shelter) so we are just relaxing and keeping things low key while he decompresses a bit.

October 3rd, 2011, 06:48 PM
Thanks so much for adopting that handsome boy! I own an American Cocker Spaniel too, he's my heart dog. That little man will pay you back 1000 times, they are the best for cuddling. Look at that cocker sprawl in the second picture, I love him!

If you need help with the French form, you can PM me and I'll translate it for you. I'm sure with some work, love and patience, he's gonna be an amazing companion :lovestruck: