Breed: Mini Australian Shepherd x Spaniel

Weight: 19 lbs

Age: 6 years

Personality: Patches is a happy, loving dog. He likes to be with his humans and is really affectionate. To strangers, Patches is a little cautious and needs a short time to learn that they are friendly. He is low energy most of the time, but he has moments where he is puppy-like and just wants to play! His favorite activity is going for car rides, while his least is getting brushed.

Coat: Medium length, moderate shedding

Training: House manners and socialization

Potty trained: Yes

Health: Healthy

History: Rescued from Norco shelter

Fostered in: La Mirada, CA

Type of home: Older children and adults only home

Crate trained: No

Good with Dogs: Yes

Good with Kids: Older children only

Good with Cats: Unknown


Adoption donation (non-refundable): $350

All dogs are fully vetted, heartworm negative, microchipped and up to date with vaccinations.

We will spay/neuter all of our dogs prior to adoption.  If a dog is not ready for operation, we will at a later date.


1. Submit Adoption application

2. Adoption application approval

3. Meet & Greet

4. Home check & Final Approval

5. Adoption Contract is signed.


Please fill out an application to foster one of our dogs:

Foster parents have the first option to adopt.  We will provide all you need to foster.

Our volunteers, donors and adopters mean the world to us! Without you, we couldn't do what we do - saving the lives of abused, neglected and abandoned dogs and providing them with a loving forever home.






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