All Serendipity dogs are vaccinated, de-wormed, spayed or neutered, microchipped, heartworm tested (treated if needed), and started on heartworm and flea/tick preventative. If you find a dog you might be interested in adopting, please visit our How to Adopt page. See more updates on our Facebook page.
You can view our adoptable dogs on this page (see below) or visit Petfinder. (link opens in a new browser window)
- German Shepherd Dog
- Up-to-date with routine shots
Candy is a 5-year-old coated female GSD who finds herself in rescue due to a tragic death in her human family. Candy is a loving girl who enjoys people and attention. With proper introductions, Candy does quite well with dogs her size and enjoys playing with her two GSD foster brothers. Cats or small scurrying pets are a big NO for Candy--they are just too tempting for her, and not as playmates.
Candy is fostered in the St. Louis metro area. She does well in a home that sets boundaries and "house rules." Candy received obedience training from our friends at Kennelwood and is brushing up on her commands with the loving help of her experienced fosters.
**Update January 2018: Candy is recovering well from her ACL surgery and is pending adoption!
Medical Hold Note: Candy was limping visibly on intake and has since been diagnosed with an ACL injury. She will undergo surgery in December and recuperate at home with her foster family. Once healed, Candy will be ready to go to her new forever home. If you think that's you, please apply to adopt Candy!
***** Adoption Fee: $350 ($400 for 9 months and younger)
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Adult, Female, Large
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