Group Name: Houston Collie Rescue
Group Contact Email: Houcollierescue@yahoo.com
Group Mailing Address: Houston Collie Rescue, PO Box 526, Stafford, TX 77497-0526
Group Phone Number: :936-442-1345, 281-564-6852
Group Website URL: http://www.houstoncollierescue.org/
Group Facebook Page URL: https://www.facebook.com/HoustonCollies
Group Adoption Portal Links: http://www.petfinder.com/pet-search?shelterid=TX197
Year Group Established: 2000
Are you a 501(c)3 or independent rescue?: 501(c)3
How many foster animals does your group have?: 10
How many senior foster animals does your group have?: 6
URLs of Fundraising/Giving sites (Amazon Wish List, IGive, etc) for your rescue group: N/A
Do you get repeat adopters?: Yes
How often do you rescue seniors?: Varies
Are you finding it easier, the same or harder to adopt out senior animals now than when you first began in rescue?:
If faced with multiple seniors to rescue, how do you decide who to pull?
We pull all pb collies in need no matter age
or health status. We have 2 blind seniors now.
If you’re senior specific, what made you choose rescuing seniors over younger animals? If not senior specific, why did you decide to include seniors in your rescue program?
What problems or difficulties have you had adopting out seniors?
Additional medical issues and expenses.
What sort of prejudices do you find held against senior animals?
What special expenses have you found needed with seniors that you don’t generally have with younger dogs? (This is generalized and isn’t meant to include medical expenses for more catastrophic illnesses.)
Gluc/condr supplements. Pain meds for hip displasia, thyroid meds
Have you found something that helps get seniors adopted?
Is there anything else that you’d like to share about your rescue group?
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