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  • Animal ID#: A301586
  • Dog Name: Maxwell
  • Dog Sex: Male
  • Approximate Age: 5 years
  • This boy is sweet and active. He’d love to have a job to do to keep him occupied! He’s building confidence and trust with people, and will do great with positive interactions! A home without young kiddos would be best for this guy. He enjoys being with gentle and light-play female dogs. He’s ready to get to work and adventure with you!

Submit an application to start the online adoption counseling process or to find out more about Max.

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Meeting Dogs at the Shelter 

The shelter’s kennels are loud, stressful places for dogs. Some dogs express that stress by exhibiting behavior inside a kennel that they will not show otherwise. Please ask to take the dog you are interested in to a play yard and spend some time getting to know him or her in that more relaxed environment. For more information on meeting dogs at the shelter, please read this article.

Ask About Our Adoption Counseling! 

SSPA offers adoption counseling via email for large-breed dogs at To learn more, visit our adoption page, and to get started, fill out our adoption application and email it to us.

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