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Pet of the Week: Fred

Fred is an ideal dog for a family looking for a calm, friendly older companion.

Posted: Feb. 6, 2018 2:42 PM

EUGENE, Ore. – Fred is an 8-year-old dog that ended up at Greenhill Humane Society after the death of his owner.

He is a calm, friendly dog who enjoys snuggling in his kennel with Greenhill volunteers. Shelter staff members describe him as a curious dog who loves walks and likes spending time with people.

The perfect home for Fred is probably slower-paced with daily opportunities for walks and plenty of affection. He could live in a family with children ages 10 and older. Ideally, he will be the only pet in the home.

He weighs 58 pounds and is a Rottweiler/Doberman Pinscher mix. His adoption fee is $85, which includes the cost of vaccinations, microchip identification, spaying or neutering, a certificate for a free veterinary exam and more.

Every Tuesday, Greenhill Humane Society showcases homeless pets on KEZI 9 News Midday at 11 a.m.

If you are interested in Fred or any other animals at Greenhill Humane Society, call 541-689-1503 or click here.

To ensure a good match is made, potential adopters must go to Greenhill in person to meet with the animal and kennel staff. All family members should be present to ensure the dog is compatible with everyone in the household.

Greenhill Humane Society is located at 88530 Green Hill Road. The phone number is (541) 689-1503. Greenhill hours are Friday through Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. It is closed Wednesday and Thursday.

First Avenue Shelter is located at 3970 W. First Avenue in Eugene. The phone number is (541) 844-1777. Its hours are Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. It is closed Sunday and Monday.

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