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Critter Chronicles: Skippy

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Skippy, aka Gentle Ben, lost his caregiver to death. He is a laidback, quiet boy who just loves to go for walks and car rides - he is wonderful in the car. Take him for a walk a day, feed him and love him, and he won't ask for anything more. Skippy is going to be a very easy dog to enjoy. He was nicknamed "Gentle Ben" for his wonderful personality. He seems to get along with other dogs as long as they are fine with him, I don't think cats would be a problem but kids should be at least 12 years old due to his age. Skippy is going in for a makeover/groom by the time this goes to press - he will be one handsome guy. All his vetting is done and he has been heartworm tested negative. Now all he needs is that home for Christmas.

BREED/DESCRIPTION: Chow/Keeshond mix

SEX: Male

NEUTERED/SPAYED: Yes, neutered; shots current

AGE: 6-8 years old


ORGANIZATION: Erie Shores Humane Society

CONTACT: Peggy at (440) 984-7014 or (440) 452-1619


For more pets seeking homes, check out the Critter Chronicles column every Sunday in The Chronicle-Telegram. If you work or volunteer for a nonprofit pet adoption agency and would like to see your pets included in Critter Chronicles, please email

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