Karen Hosler
Share on Facebook Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Gifts Received

Gift

Karen Hosler has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Karen Hosler's Page

Latest Activity

Nancy, Ned, Clancy, and Charlie left a comment for Karen Hosler
"Welcome to the DRC website. Here is a ‘must read’ article with information you should know before you apply to adopt a doodle: http://doodlerescue.org/forum/topics/information-for-anyone-interested-in-adopting-a-doodle. Here is a link to…"
Thursday
Karen Hosler is now a member of Doodle Rescue Collective Inc.
Feb 21

Profile Information

Where are you located?
Mayhill New Mexico
Tell us about yourself and how we might help you:
I don't work so am home all the time and my husband only works part time as he is getting close to retirement. We don't travel a lot but when we do it is usually to visit family and can take our dog with us.
Do you currently own a dog? If not, have you owned dogs as an adult, with vet records in your own name (not parents' names)?
We currently have a Goldendoodle named Cosmo Polaris and he will soon be 11 years old. We recently found out he has congestive heart failure. He likes other dogs and kids of all ages and he is used to cats. He doesn't really play with other dogs after about 20 minutes he tends to leave them alone.
If you are looking to adopt a doodle, why have you chosen this mix?
We have 1 all ready and it is the only breed that my husband and I have really fell in love with. They are goofy and love to be with their family. We have had other breeds, rescued from shelters and loved them all but the goldendoodle fits us perfectly.
Have you read our adoption policies, located under the "About DRC" tab?
yes
Are you aware that many doodles are not allergy friendly and that many of them do shed?
yes, ours shed but not a lot.
Are you aware that we do not adopt to homes with children under 10, and that we do not adopt dogs for service work?
yes
Are you now involved in Rescue? If so, how? Are you interested in volunteering with our rescue?
I am not involved in rescuing and am not interested in volunteering at this time.

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Doodle Rescue Collective Inc. to add comments!

Join Doodle Rescue Collective Inc.

At 8:04pm on February 24, 2021, Nancy, Ned, Clancy, and Charlie said…

Welcome to the DRC website.
Here is a ‘must read’ article with information you should know before you apply to adopt a doodle: http://doodlerescue.org/forum/topics/information-for-anyone-interested-in-adopting-a-doodle. Here is a link to our adoption guidelines which include that you must have owned a dog before and also supply a vet reference. Please read the guidelines before filling out an application to make sure that you meet them. http://doodlerescueinc.ning.com/notes/DRC_ADOPTION_POLICIES_AND_PROCEDURES. The application itself is at the top of any page, but here is a link: http://doodlerescue.org/page/adoption-application-2. The application doesn’t obligate you in any way but it opens the lines of communication with the adoption coordinator. Quite often, a new dog who comes into the program is adopted before he/she is ever listed, because our adoption coordinator is aware of a good approved applicant who would be a good match for that dog. However once you have an approved application on file, if you see a dog under the DRC’s care (either on the DRC Facebook page, doodlekisses.com home page or on our home page) that you feel would be a good fit for your family, an e-mail can be sent to: adoption@doodlerescuecollectiveinc.org stating that there is an application on file and you would like to be considered for (name of dog).

When looking at the adoptable dogs here, Petfinder, or our FaceBook page, notice the two letters in front of the dog’s name mean the state they are being fostered in. While the DRC allows out of state applicants, they cannot transport the rescues and will not let them fly, so adopters need to be within driving distance to pick the dog up. We also have a FaceBook page where our fosters often post before the doodles are listed on PetFinder.

Here is some additional information:
1. This is an interesting article that points out dog breed differences genetically, especially mixed breed dogs like doodles: http://www.animalfarmfoundation.org/pages/Multimedia-Infographics
2. This is an article on what a doodle really is: http://doodlerescue.org/group/isadoodleforyou/forum/topics/what-is-a-doodle
3. Here is a helpful article on how to find a doodle on Petfinder and in shelters: http://doodlerescue.org/group/isadoodleforyou/forum/topics/looks-like-a-doodle-to
4. GOOGLE shelters and humane societies within your driving range. Check their sites often.

 
 
 

© 2021   Created by Jacquie Yorke - DRC Director.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service