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"SOX" - has a home, via Petsonthenet!!! (ARAN Rescue) Listing Number: 91899

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Listing Information

  • Date listing last updated
  • 01 November 2016
  • City:
  • Taumarunui
  • NZ region
  • Waikato
  • Country
  • New Zealand
  • Phone:
  • aran.rescue.nz@gmail.com

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Sox has a home, THANKS Ella, and thanks to others who called about him.

Sox is a kelpie or x, 18 months old, not a big dog, he is fast and agile and loves to play and he is in the pound through no fault of his. He is a very friendly dog and has a typical kelpie personality. Sorry I have no further information about him. If you are interested in Sox, the best thing to do is to come and meet him. Sox is located in Taumarunui which is an easy and scenic 2 hour drive south of Hamilton. Weekend adoptions/visits are no problem. Sox must be adopted straight from the pound, as ARAN has no facilities to accommodate the number of dogs we are being confronted with. With the pound full, Sox is on a limited time and will be euthanased if a home cannot be found for him.

Ruapehu District Council pound staff care about the dogs and try hard to rehome and help ARAN with rehoming as much as possible. However, the dogs keep coming and so they very reluctantly have to take dogs to the vets for euthanasia if they cannot find good homes within 14 days. These dogs can be fostered, but ARAN does not have the funds to register & microchip each dog as it leaves the pound (as required by RDC), nor to vaccinate or support dogs in foster. So fostering is only possible if a volunteer is prepared to meet these costs.

Cost to adopt is $20 part year registration and $37 microchipping. ARAN also has a strict desexing agreement and asks for a "good dog owner" reference, ie a contact for your family vet or a similar person who can vouch for you.

Listing by ARAN - Animal Rescue Action Network rehoming dogs in the Ruapehu District.
Thanks for looking, please see my other listings by clicking onto 'please see advertisers other listings' in the box on the left.

I prefer that you e-mail, but If you are calling, please ph between 9am and 7pm. Please don't text, thanks.


  • Breed/s
  • Name
  • Age
  • Sex
  • Desex Status
  • Microchip
  • kelpie or x
  • Sox
  • 18 months
  • Male
  • Not yet desexed, but agreement to desex required BEFORE adoption
  • Don't know


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