Sophie available for adoption at MCHS

Mixed Breed (Large)
71.0 lbs
7 years, 9 months
Cleared by Vet Clare

All animals receive medical care from our vet, Dr Clare Bartholomew. Animals are spay or neutered as necessary, in order to help reduce pet over population. This a full exam, vaccinations, flea and tick control and a microchip.

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Introducing Sophie a 7 year old German Shepard Mix. Sophie is a treasure to those she trusts. It may take a little time for her to warm up to new faces, but once she does, her joyful and loving nature shines brightly. She’s the perfect companion for someone who appreciates the sweet, quieter moments as well as the playful times. Sophie has a heart full of love and is waiting for the right person to share it with. Sophie has a fondness for car rides, where she can watch the world go by and feel the breeze on her face. Her playful spirit comes alive with the sound of a squeaky toy. While Sophie can be selective with her canine friends, she is looking for a human companion who understands her language of love. She would thrive in a home with mature children who knows how to respect her space and boundaries. A patient and loving household that can offer Sophie the stability and comfort of a forever home. Sophie has so much to offer and asks for little in return- just a warm bed, a loving hand and the chance to be your devoted friend.

Dogs have been domesticated for thousands of years and are now considered to be man’s best friend. However, the origins of domesticated dogs are not entirely clear and there are several theories about how they came to be domesticated.

One theory is that dogs were originally domesticated by early humans for their hunting abilities. Wolves, which are the ancestors of modern dogs, were likely attracted to the camps of early humans because of the abundance of food. As the wolves became more accustomed to human presence, they may have been domesticated and trained to assist in hunting.

Another theory is that dogs were domesticated for their ability to protect early human settlements. Wolves are naturally territorial animals and may have been tamed by early humans to serve as guard dogs for their camps and homes.

There is also evidence to suggest that dogs were domesticated for their companionship. Early humans may have formed close bonds with wolves, eventually leading to the domestication of the animals.

Regardless of the exact reason for their domestication, it is clear that dogs have played a crucial role in human society for thousands of years. They have been used for a variety of purposes, including hunting, protection, and companionship. Today, dogs are kept as pets in nearly every corner of the world and are beloved by people of all ages.

In conclusion, the origins of domesticated dogs are not entirely clear, but it is likely that they were domesticated for their hunting abilities, protective nature, and companionship. Today, dogs continue to play a vital role in human society and are an important part of many people’s lives.

Coming soon: common behaviors explained.

Most of our dogs receive Diamond Naturals Dog Food (dry) and Blue Buffalo (wet).

Coming soon: Information about common vaccinations medications, treatments and conditions.