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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-18-00387Handsome (male)

Alaskan Malamute Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Handsome is just handsome. Very sweet and loving dog that loves to be with you. Good with other dogs and kids.

     Animal Location:

Faith and Phoenix Foundation
Clackamas County Portland, OR MAP IT!


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Animal ID: 16-10-07-00379Zaylo (male)

Alaskan Malamute Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Very High Energy 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    I feel horrible having to rehome him , but we just dont have any time to take him out on walks or even play with him . he is such a sweet heart & he carries so much energy . he is always active & loves to run . he is very friendly towards other people and dogs . I need to make sure he ends up in a good home where he will get all the attention he needs .

     Animal Location:

Baker County Baker city, OR 97814 MAP IT!

Ana Luna 5415196637

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-23-00464Artemis (female)

Alaskan Malamute    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Artemis. She is a pure bread Alaskan Malamute and will be 6 yrs old this November. She weights 110lbs and is considered to be of healthy weight. She IS spayed, but has Hypothyroidism. This means she takes 2 pills a day; one in the morning and one in the evening. This helps regulate her weight and keep her coat beautiful. She is up to date on all of her shots, and records can be obtained per request. She is on a grain free diet; specifically she eats Whole Earth Farms grain free formula. We are her original owners, and purchased her from Cascade Kennels in Washington State. Artemis is very loving to her people; loves to roll over and ... (Read More)get her belly rubbed and she will cuddle in bed or on the couch if you allow her up. As per malamute personality, she is a talker. She will howl or whine if left alone, or if separated from her people. When she is separated, she does not eat the walls or d̩cor. However, if you leave dishes in the sink or butter on the counter and she is left alone'|.she will pull dishes out and lick them clean or eat the Tupperware and butter. Artemis is very food motivated, but has never harmed a human over her food. She will grumble if someone or another dog is trying to mess with her as she eats, but again doesn't react physically to a human. It is possible that she will snarl at another dog that comes up as she eats, but she has never attacked. This behavior eases over time as she gets to know the other animals in the home. She has moved with us several times, and adjusted to new animals throughout the various moves, so I am confident she will adjust well in her placement. When it comes to cats, she does quite well once she gets to know them. She was raised with cats and small dogs, but Artemis is an Alpha female. She will grumble at other dogs for a while, and then adjusts nicely. However, she will want to rule the roost. Her Alpha tendencies have improved since getting spayed, but the behavior still lingers at times. She is incredibly strong and stubborn, but does well on a leash (I don't suggest a harness due to it making her think she is supposed to pull). Artemis isn't sure about small children. She will grumble at them and walk away if she doesn't want to be bothered, but she never has harmed a child. Artemis likes her own space in the house. She tends to curl up in corners where it is coolest or a breeze is available. So I would suggest a bed filled with cedar shavings, otherwise there is a chance she will destroy a fluff filled bed. She loves treats (no real surprise there) but absolutely LOVES stuffed dog toys with a squeaker inside. While they won't last very long (destruction of the squeaker becomes her goal in life) but she acts like a puppy during the process. Artemis, like most dogs, loves walks. She used to run beside my husband on his bike as well, though she could use some work on this practice since it has been so long. She absolutely loves to ride in the car and stick her head out the window, as long as you don't mind slobber running down the side of your car. At dog parks, she does well off leash. She tends to just roam around on her own and doesn't really care about the other dogs. She loves walking in tall grass and will remain close and respond when called. When it comes to bathing, she hates water. She will struggle with you, and her size makes it difficult. However, she does well at the groomer (go figure.) But always request that she not be blow dried. The sound makes her anxious and difficult. We love Artemis very much, but she needs more time and space than we can offer her. When we originally got her, we had 3 acres of land to let her run. Now we are in a town house with no fenced yard, causing her to get bored. We understand the needs for a Malamute of her size, which is why we are seeking someone with plenty of space and time so that she can live the full life that she deserves. Giving her up is extremely difficult for us, and we wish we didn't have to. If possible, we would like updates from her new home; pictures via email. Please contact me via email or text for more information (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

Marion County Salem, OR 97306 MAP IT!

Christina Love 5038517957

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PIease Read Before Adopting an Alaskan Malamute in Oregon
    Alaskan Malamute Dogs can make good pets in Oregon if they match your IifestyIe. The Alaskan Malamute is an extremely friendly, large breed. Alaskan Malamutes are wonderful with older children. Alaskan Malamutes like to roam outside and need a large yard or acreage. Fences should be high with a buried base, since Alaskan Malamutes like to dig and can get out easily. The Alaskan Malamute is rowdy as a puppy but calms down as an adult dog. Human companionship is important as Alaskan Malamutes can get into trouble and ruin property if not given enough attention. Alaskan Malamutes need to be socialized with children and other dogs at an early age. Alaskan Malamutes, especially males, can be very dominant and may fight with other dogs if not exposed to them when young.

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    An Alaskan Malamute belonging to George Lucas was responsible for making the noises that inspired Chewbacca's vocal sounds in Star Wars. Alaskan Malamutes are still used as sled dogs for personal transportation and competitive mushing. The howl of an Alaskan Malamute is virtually indistinguishable from that of a wolf.

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Oregon Animal Rescue
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Hood River County - Hood River 97031
Promoting Responsible Ownership of Dogs 541-387-3647

Clatsop County - Astoria 97103
Spay and Neuter Humane Association 503-325-7729

Multnomah County - Portland, Oregon 97211
Oregon Humane Society 503-285-7722

Multnomah County - Portland, Oregon 97221
Animal Aid 503-292-6628

Multnomah County - Portland 97282
Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon 503-797-2606

Marion/Polk County - Salem, Oregon 97301
Willamette Humane Society 503-585-5900

Marion County - Salem, Oregon 97309
Salem Friends of Felines 503 581-9444

Benton County - Cornvallis 97333
Heartland Humane Society 541-757-9000

Benton County - Cornvallis 97333
S.N.Y.P. 541-535-8532

Lincoln County - Newport, Oregon 97365
Central Coast Humane Society 541-265-3719

Lane County - Eugene 97402
City of Eugene Spay & Neuter Clinic 541-682-3643

Lane County - Eugene, OR 97402
Lane County Animal Regulation Authority 541-682-3645

Curry County - Brookings 97415
South Coast Humane Society 541-412-0325

Coos County - Coos Bay, Oregon 97420
Coos County Animal Control 541-269-2312

Douglas County - Roseburg, Oregon 97470
Douglas County Animal Control 541-440-4450

Lane County - Westfir 97492
Feline Assistance Network 541-556-2809

Jackson County - Medford 97501
SNYP of Jackson County 541-858-3325

Klamath County - Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601
Friends of Pets of Klamath Basin 541-723-6600

Klamath County - Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Klamath Humane Society Project SNIP 541-882-1119

Crook County - Prineville 97754
SNIP House 541-447-6444

Columbia County - Columbia City 98651
PROD 509-538-2397

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