Alexander spent 15 months within the shelter, watching tons of of dogs get adopted as an alternative of him.
All dogs want to dwell in a loving house, however sure adoption processes can take longer than others. Some dogs keep within the shelter for months and even years whereas they anticipate a household, watching as many different pets are chosen forward of them.
However fortunately, one affected person dog’s prolonged wait is ended now that, after spending greater than 450 days within the shelter, he has been adopted.
For round 15 months, Alexander lived at Wags and Walks in Los Angeles. He was delivered there after being rescued from a crowded shelter the place his life was in peril, based on KABC.
He’s roughly three years previous. He is been known as a “mild large” due to his 80 kilos. In response to a Fb publish, the shelter believes he additionally has “some dane” in him regardless of his documentation describing him as a shepherd/doberman combine.
Alexander is a pleasant, joyful dog that’s continuously wagging his tail and has “by no means met an individual [he] did not love,” based on Wags and Walks. They added that he was “extraordinarily affection oriented” and nonetheless studying methods to stroll on a leash.
Nonetheless, no one wished to undertake Alexander. As Alexander was persistently neglected, over 800 canines discovered houses throughout his shelter, based on KABC.
Chloe Esperiquette, improvement supervisor at Wags and Walks, informed the publication, “Seeing nice Alexander sitting and ready for that time frame via no fault of their very own has been extremely difficult and distressing for all of us right here at Wags.”
However the lengthy wait is now over for Alexander. Wags and Walks reported on January 27 that Alexander had been adopted after 477 days!
After patiently ready for a house for 477 days, they commented, “We’re so comfortable to share that due to this neighborhood and your assist, our little son has headed to an adoption trial with an incredible household.”