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Labs in Need from Individuals

Last updated July 3, 2015 Other labs in rescues and shelters

Whenever possible, GGLRR will post Labs for individuals who must find a new home for their pet. Dogs on this page have not been met and evaluated by GGLRR and are not part of our program. We only provide this listing service as a courtesy for a month to Northern / Central California Labs and assume no responsibilities for the dogs posted on this page. Please contact if you have a dog you would like us to post on this page and provide the posting as you would like it to appear on the page.. Please note since we are a Lab Rescue, we only list Labrador Retrievers or Lab-mixes that appear to be mostly Labrador.

We welcome donations from those who benefit from our maintenance of this web page.

We encourage you to check PetFinder or Adopt a Pet for labs that may be available from other rescue organizations. For additional dogs in need of new homes, please search:

Labs and Lab Mixes Available from Others

George: 12 year old male

I adopted George in 2009 and he has been a wonderful companion. George was made homeless by the hurricane Katrina and send from Alabama to the Pacific Grove AFRP. He was adopted by a Santa Cruz family who later loss their house to the 2008 crash, which sent him back to the AFRP. I do not know his age, but suspect he is about twelve. He is very well trained and still loves to play fetch every day.

It saddens me to be looking for another home for home, but my living situation is changing. I hope to find a loving home and family for George. he loves kids, and other dogs and gets along fine with cats. Nothing much bothers George.

He has melanoma tumor in his mouth and is beginning to lose muscle mass to arthritis. I have him on a pain killer.

Finding a loving compatible place for George is very important to me. I would be prepared to cover all expenses of looking after him and even compensate further if needed.

Mark McMillan


m: +1 408 458 0676


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Jet: 5 year old spayed female

Jet is a friendly, affectionate sweetheart who gets along well with kids, cats, chickens and other dogs. She loves to go hiking and play fetch, especially if it involves water like at the beach or river. She doesn't run off and adores people so a loving home with lots of attention and play time would be perfect for her. Oh, and her daily fix of Chuckit!

Jet is currently in foster care in Santa Cruz and can be reached at 831-588-9800

For more information about Jet, see the website Friends of the Animal Community




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Even with all our volunteers, it costs a lot to save and place 300 Labs a year. There are costs to bail-out these dogs from the shelters along with vet and temporary kennelling costs when no foster homes are available. Please consider a donation of cash, vehicle, or even your time through volunteering.

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