Our wonderful groomer, Madeline, also runs Southern California Poodle Rescue. When I dropped off Beau this morning at 8 AM for his regular groom, there were no dogs in rescue. But as I walked from my car to go in and pick up Beau at 12:45, a big-sounding dog was baying the most forlorn howl you can imagine.
I asked Madeline, "Who's howling? Is it a rescue"?
She pointed to a white standard standing just on the other side of a sliding glass door leading to a large enclosed area outside, and said, "That's Shelli. She just came in. She thinks she just came here for a bath; doesn't even know she's a rescue yet."
Just about broke my heart.
Here she is. Spread the word!
SHELLI is a purebred, AKC registered white Standard Poodle female. She is 5 years old. Shelli is housebroken, loves everyone including children and gets along with other dogs.
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Oh she is beautiful... I wish I were closer. She looks so much like Remington. How sad, I hope that she finds the most wonderful home where she is spoiled rotten.
"I know that dogs are pack animals, but it is difficult to imagine a pack of standard poodles ... and if there was such a thing as a pack of standard poodles, where would they rove to? Bloomingdale's? " --Yvonne Clifford, American actress
Names of dogs: Holly, Iris and Wiz, Quincy,Journey and Pearl
Poodle Type: Standard red, apricot and black
Location: Ontario, Canada
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I did ok reading it the first time, but then tried to read it aloud to Bruce. Sniff...I will keep this young lady in my thoughts and if you could post a link with her info, I'd be delighted to post her on my FB wall in hopes of finding her a remarkable, forever home.