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Mama Mia

posted Sep 6, 2016, 5:42 PM by Faith Jones


Name: Mama Mia
Status: Adoptable
Breed:  Japanese Chin
Age: 6 yrs
Sex: Female

Mama Mia is a 6 year old Japanese Chin who is 5 pounds & 6 inches tall. She may be small is size but she is large & in charge when it comes to being soo adorable. She will start to snort with that cute little nose of hers & her whole body wiggles when she comes for snuggles. Her owner died & she was left with family that was unable to take care of her. Since she is little, she will need a family with no big dogs & nice school age kids. She just loves everybody. She loves the outdoors but marathons just aren't her thing. She does love to travel & is looking for that loving family to call her own. Spayed, heartworm negative & on prevention, current on vaccinations & microchip. Suggested adoption donation $350-450.

Complete an adoption application today!

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Peanut

posted Sep 6, 2016, 5:33 PM by Faith Jones   [ updated Sep 6, 2016, 5:43 PM ]


Name: Peanut
Status: Adoptable
Breed: Pomeranian
Age: 9 years
Sex: Female

Peanut is a 9 year old spayed female Pomeranian, Her owners could no longer take care of her so she came into rescue looking for a loving home to call her own. This little lady has great potty skills & wonderful house manners. She enjoys walks & lap time so she can check out all the fall TV premiers with you. She also enjoys the company of nice dogs & nice people. She is looking for her furever family. Spayed, heartworm negative & on prevention, current on vaccinations, had dental & microchip. Suggested adoption donation $250.

Complete an adoption application today!

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Nylabone® Shelter Sweepstakes

posted Aug 27, 2016, 8:50 AM by Faith Jones

Ruff Rescue fans here is a fun contest where you can win your dog $300 worth of products from Nylabone & Four Paws while also helping Ruff Rescue win $1,500 in chew toys for our Ruff Rescue cuties who oh so love to have a brand new toy to play with.

Many rescue dogs when they come into rescue so enjoy having a nice toy to play with while they settle into their foster home. Many shelters & rescue will tell you how important it is for pets who come into rescues & shelters to have mental stimuli & what better way then to have a fun toy to play with.

Just fill click on the link to fill out a short form & it can be a win/win for all.
http://news.nylabone.com/shelter-sweeps-2016

Thanks for your support!

Pet Appreciation Week at Tractor Supply

posted Aug 27, 2016, 8:42 AM by Faith Jones

Hey friends - check out one of our upcoming events! 
We'll be at Tractor Supply Co. -9000 Amber Hill Ct, Lincoln, NE 68526- with some of our Ruff Rescue cuties. 
Come out to meet them & learn more about our rescue. 

R.u.F.F. Rescue Dog Wash

posted Aug 27, 2016, 8:32 AM by Faith Jones

Is your dog in need of a little sprucing up this fall? 
Well Ruff Rescue fans your in luck on September 11th from 11a-3p we will be having a Dog Wash Fundraiser!



For a low fee you can get your dog washed, dried & even their nails trimmed!

We also will be having a raffle, door prizes & a silent auction. Plus our adorable Ruff Rescue cuties who are up for adoption will be there.

The money raised will go toward to help our Ruff Rescue cuties coming into rescue who need medical help.

The Dog Wash will be at Paw Naturale Pet Grooming & Spa 8901 Andermatt Dr. #103 in Lincoln, NE.

*We would like to sincerely thank Paw Naturale Pet Grooming for helping us hold this fundraiser at their facility!

TSC Rescue Your Rescue Photo Contest

posted Aug 27, 2016, 8:24 AM by Faith Jones   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 8:26 AM ]

Ruff Rescue fans here is another great contest that you & your favorite rescue pets will love!
Tractor Supply Co. is having a contest to celebrate Pet Appreciation Week!
From August 25-31 you can nominate your favorite 501(c)(3) animal rescue/shelter by submitting a photo of your own rescued pet, adoptable animal or a local volunteer. In the caption tell us why this organization is so deserving.
Tractor supply will select 10 finalist & fans will vote up to once a day, from Sept 7-11, 2016. Share to get as many friends & supporters of the shelter to vote as possible.
Get amazing deals on everything from Sept 14-18, 2016 & bring your furry friends in for our main event on Saturday Sept 17th for deals, freebies, prizes, & best of all to see all of our Ruff Rescue cuties up for adoption.
Just click on the link below to fill it out. For our Ruff Rescue alumni we'd love to see you submit your adopted Ruff Rescue cutie & tell how much you love your Ruff Rescue cutie & why you feel Ruff Rescue deserves to win this contest.
We have always appreciated the support of our Ruff Rescue fans & right now we have some very sweet Ruff Rescue cuties who are in need of medical help & the money would go toward helping out any Ruff Rescue cuties who need special care.
So again just click on the post & tell them how much you love your rescue pet & help out Ruff Rescue to win some money to be able to help out even more small dogs find loving homes.
Thank you for your support!


https://www.facebook.com/TractorSupplyCo/?sk=app_448952861833126&rest=1

Bessie

posted Aug 27, 2016, 8:15 AM by Faith Jones   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 12:57 PM ]


Name: Bessie
Status: Adoptable
Breed: Chihuahua / Basenji Mix
Age: 5 yrs
Sex: Female

Bessi-- I'm a 5yr old female Basenji Chihuahua mix. I came into rescue when my family could no longer take care of me. Are you looking for a travel partner?  I love those road trips so we can check out the world together.  Your lap is my landing spot after our daily jaunt in the neighborhood. Nice dogs & people are great to hang out with.  I have great potty skills & am looking for my furever family.  Spayed, heartworm negative & on prevention, current on vaccinations &microchip.  Suggested adoption donation is  $350-$450. 

Complete an adoption application today!

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Adeline

posted Aug 27, 2016, 8:11 AM by Faith Jones   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 8:13 AM ]

Name: Adeline
Status: Adoptable
Breed:  Chihuahua
Age: 5 yrs
Sex: Female

Sweet Adeline:  I'm a 5yr old female long hair Chihuahua, fawn & white color. My friends call me Adie. I weigh a little over 5#. I'm learning lots of cool stuff like walking on lead, improving my potty skills & other house manners.  I like other nice little dogs & people.  Spayed, heartworm negative &on prevention, current on vaccinations & microchip.  Suggested adoption donation  $350-$450.

Complete an adoption application today!

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Razlfrazl

posted Aug 27, 2016, 7:53 AM by Faith Jones   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 8:03 AM ]

Name: Razlfrazl
Status: Adoptable
Breed: Chihuahua
Age: 6 mos
Sex: Male


Hello all you Chihuahua lovers. I'm here & I'm just what you are looking for.  A little 6 month old male smooth coat Chi. I weigh a little over 4#. & full of puppy kisses. I have learned to walk on lead & oh boy is it fun to check out everything.  I like other small dogs & people. I'm learning to do my potty stuff outside.  Neutered, heartworm negative & on prevention, current on vaccinations, and microchip.  Suggested adoption donation  $350-$450.

Complete an adoption application today!

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Fundraising Alert!

posted Aug 1, 2016, 8:52 PM by Faith Jones   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 1:03 PM ]

R.u.F.F. Rescue will be creating a 2017 calendar featuring rescued dogs to raise funds for our organization. If you have saved/adopted a dog from either a shelter or rescue - we encourage you to submit 3 of your favorite pictures of your furry friend(s), along with a brief story of your pal to rescue.calendar@ruff-rescue.com. The calendar will be a theme focus for each month.....So please include your 3 favorite photos of your rescued dog to depict the month of your choice.... in a theme idea environment & costume. (sigh says your furkid when you haul out your dress up tub of clothes). Be sure to include your dog's name, your name, and your contact information- telephone number and email address. Submission deadline is midnight on Tuesday, August 9th!

Photo Criteria:
If submitting multiple dogs in a single photo, all dogs must be rescue dogs
Minimum size recommended is 180 dpi
Landscape orientation preferred
Black & White or Full Color images accepted

Calendar models will be selected by and announced on Tuesday, August 16th

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