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12-03-2012, 12:15 PM
Dogs Name: Houston
Titles: Survivor of Horrible Hoarder
Dogs Age: 10.5
Gallery Pics: 5 Visit Vic14k's Gallery
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Hi, I'm Vicki, and I adopted a rescue dog, Houston, on Saturday. The Senior Doberman Project
Houston is our 3rd senior rescue Doberman, and 7th Doberman. We always have 2 dogs at a time so they have companions.
Houston is at least 10. Our other dog, Coya, is from Chile. He is our one and only Labrador. He was a gift from one of our former exchange students when we lost one of our Dobies. We've had Coya for 12 years, and lost our last Doberman, Lucky, just a month ago. Coya has lost 10 lbs, and has been absolutely miserable. He cried so hard he gave himself hiccups, poor guy. He's in love with Houston, and they're getting along great.
Houston came from a horrible hoarding situation in New York in July. We're the poor guy's 5th home in 5 months. We're his forever home, though. My husband and I are in our early 50's, no kids, and live in a small town in Ohio.
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12-03-2012, 12:40 PM
Owned by Dobes since 1975
Location: BC, Canada!
Dogs Name: Charlie & Naughty Dottie!
Titles: BDIH & BND
Dogs Age: 5 1/2 & 1
Gallery Pics: 46 Visit Darkevs's Gallery
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Hello and Welcome to Doberman Talk!!
Bless you for being a forever home for senior dobes in need!!
Hugz to you and yours!
We sure miss you Pun'kin.
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12-03-2012, 12:53 PM
Dogs Name: Trooper. (Eddie, Amber & Homer all RIP)
Titles: Trouble, sock thief, PITA
Dogs Age: 15-3-11 (Eddie 1999-2009, Amber 1997-2011, Homer 2005-2012)
Gallery Pics: 0 Visit JobeyV's Gallery
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Hi & welcome.
I love that you're rescuing seniors, rescue's are the best & so are seniors.
I agree with the request for some pics.
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12-03-2012, 12:59 PM
Location: Winter Park, Florida
Dogs Name: Dax, RIP Roxy (CGC, TD Inc.), Kyra, Tigger
Dogs Age: Dax, born 12-19-14
Gallery Pics: 0 Visit dobegal's Gallery
Thanked 6,637 Times in 4,036 Posts
thank you for taking in this handsome senior
12-03-2012, 01:57 PM
joie de vivre
Dogs Name: Fiona & Tali
Titles: Fiona: CGC; Tali: CGC
Dogs Age: 4.21.09, 5.09.08
Gallery Pics: 9 Visit brw1982's Gallery
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I'm sorry for the loss of Lucky. I'm sure Houston will help to heal your heart a bit over time.
Welcome to the forum.
"If you're going to be stupid, you better be tough." ~unknown
12-03-2012, 02:11 PM
Location: Sacramento, CA
Dogs Name: Flirt Dobe; Gabby Havoc and Envy - Vizslas
Titles: Flirt, OA, NAJ, NF Gabby Ch JH NA OAJ NF NJP - Havoc, GCH, JH OA OAJ , Envy CH, JH, RN, CGC, TDI
Dogs Age: 7, 11, 5, 1.5
Gallery Pics: 6 Visit Adara's Gallery
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Welcome!!! Houston sure is LUCKY!
Flirt, ADAMAS All the Girls Do It, OA, NAJ, NF, CL2-F, CL2-H
Gabby, Ch Gold Run's Token of Rumor, JH, NA, OAJ, NF, NJP, CL2,CL3-H, CL3-F Vizsla
Havoc, BISS GCh HRQ Guess Who's In Trouble, JH, OA, OAJ, CL2-H, CL2-S, CL2-F Vizsla, National AOM winner
Envy, Ch Kizmar's Bailey HotShot of Adara, Vizsla, JH, RN, CGC, TDI National AOM winner
12-03-2012, 03:18 PM
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Dogs Name: Stormy (Dobe rescue), Sydney(Breeder rehome)
Titles: ADD, FAT
Dogs Age: 12,7
Gallery Pics: 0 Visit EmilyB's Gallery
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Thank you ! I bet Houston is a happy boy now.
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