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Meet zzShirley! Shirley is a 1 year old female Beagle mix (approximately 50 lbs.) spayed, house trained,crate trained, knows some basic commands, up to date with the vet, and is full of love! She is patient, sweet, gentle, and enjoys going on walks but is even happier snuggling you on the couch. Shirley has had a hard life so far-her owners are going through a divorce and the husband thought neglecting this sweet girl would be a good way to get back at his soon to be ex wife. Shirley lived outside 24/7 (rain or shine) in a cage full of feces, mud, and filthy blankets. She was rarely fed or even given water. Although she has had a terrible start at life you would never know from her sweet, loving demeanor. Shirley is great with other dogs and kids and would make the perfect pet for anyone with a loving home that's missing that final piece of the family.
Disclaimer: This dog is a participant in the Paws in the City Guest Dog Program, so ongoing care and custody are provided by the foster, not by Paws in the City. A $200 adoption fee is due at the time of adoption and will go to the foster. To meet this dog, please fill out an adoption application at the Paws in the City website http://pawsinthecity.org/adopt.htm.