Gio Fund is a section 501(c)(3) non-profit no-kill animal welfare fundraising organization serving the greater Wilmington, North Carolina area. Incorporated in Morris County, New Jersey in March 2011, our founders and volunteers are dedicated to raising the much needed funds to help at risk dogs receive shelter, food and medical care.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Boss Hog Needs A Home

 



Name - Boss Hog

Primary breed - Red Tick Coon Hound

Secondary breed - Unknown

Mixed breed? Yes

Gender - Male

Spayed/Neutered? Yes

Date of Birth or Age - 1 Year

Weight - 50 pounds

House-trained? Unknown

Crate-trained? Unknown

Good with cats? Unknown

Good with small/young children? Yes

Reaction to new people - Friendly

Activity level (select one of the following): Highly active

Likes to vocalize (select one of the following): Some

Obedience training (select one of the following): Has some basic training

Does the dog know any commands? Unknown

Can jump fences? No

Does the dog have any of the following behaviors/personality traits that you know of (select ALL that apply): 

• Obedient

• Playful

• Affectionate

• Eager to please

• Even-tempered

• Gentle

• Goofy

Does the dog have any of the following compatibility qualities that you know of (select ALL that apply): 

• Older/considerate children only

• NOT appropriate for an apartment

• Appropriate for a first time dog owner

 

Boss Hog will arrive in New Jersey on September 19th.  He is Heartworm Negative.  If you are interested in adopting Boss Hog please visit https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=16030349 

Metallica Needs A Home

 


Name - Metallica

Primary breed - American Pitbull Terrier

Secondary breed - Unknown

Mixed breed? Yes

Gender - Male

Spayed/Neutered? Yes

Date of Birth or Age - 1 Year

Weight - 51 Pounds

House-trained? Unknown

Crate-trained? Unknown

Good with cats? Unknown

Good with small/young children? Yes

Reaction to new people - Friendly

Activity level (select one of the following): Highly active

 Likes to vocalize (select one of the following): Some

Obedience training (select one of the following): Has some basic training

Does the dog know any commands? Unknown

Can jump fences? Yes

Does the dog have any of the following behaviors/personality traits that you know of (select ALL that apply): 

• Obedient

• Playful

• Affectionate

• Eager to please

• Even-tempered

• Gentle

• Goofy

Does the dog have any of the following compatibility qualities that you know of (select ALL that apply): 

Older/considerate children only

• NOT appropriate for an apartment

• Appropriate for a first time dog owner

 

Metallica will arrive in New Jersey on September 19th.  He is Heart Worm Negative.  If you are interested in adopting Metallica please visit https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=16030358

Friday, August 28, 2020

Sophia Needs A Home

 


·                     Status: Available for Adoption
·                     Species: Dog
·                     General Color: Brown and White
·                     Current Size: 38 Pounds
·                     Current Age: 1 year
·                     Housetrained: May Need Some Training
·                     Obedience Training Needed: May Needs Some Training
·                     Exercise Needs: Moderate
·                     Reaction to New People: Friendly

Sophia is a boxer / pittie mix who was surrendered by her owners to a rural North Carolina county shelter.  She was scheduled to be euthanized on the day we rescued her.    She is about a year old and 38 pounds.  She is heartworm negative and has some small scars on her leg.  Sophia is a sweet and happy girl, but she doesn't understand why her people haven't come back for her.   

If you would like to meet Sophia, please fill out a dog adoption application at https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=15999196

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Big Red Needs A Home

 


·                     Status: Available for Adoption
·                     Species: Dog
·                     General Color: Brown and Black
·                     Current Size: 65 Pounds
·                     Current Age: 5 years
·                     Housetrained: May Need Some Training
·                     Obedience Training Needed: May Needs Some Training
·                     Exercise Needs: Moderate
·                     Reaction to New People: Friendly

Big Red is a 5 year old mixed blood hound from rural NC.  He was surrendered to the shelter because his family no longer wanted to take care of him.  He is very sweet and affectionate.  He will thrive in a home where he gets lots of attention. 

If you would like to meet Big Red, please fill out a dog adoption application at https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=15999207

Sally Needs A Home

 

·                     Status: Available for Adoption
·                     Species: Dog
·                     General Color: Tri Color
·                     Current Size: 40 Pounds
·                     Current Age: 7 years
·                     Housetrained: May Need Some Training
·                     Obedience Training Needed: May Needs Some Training
·                     Exercise Needs: Moderate
·                     Reaction to New People: Friendly

Sally is a 7 year old hound mix from rural NC.  She was found as a stray, likely a lost hunting dog who was discarded when she did not return from a hunt.  She is very sweet and ready to retire from hunting to your living room.    

If you would like to meet Sally, please fill out a dog adoption application at https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=15999211

Gunner Needs A Home

 

·                     Status: Available for Adoption
·                     Species: Dog
·                     General Color: Tan
·                     Current Size: 40 Pounds
·                     Current Age: 5 years
·                     Housetrained: May Need Some Training
·                     Obedience Training Needed: May Needs Some Training, May be a flight risk
·                     Exercise Needs: Moderate
·                     Reaction to New People: Friendly

Gunner is a 5 year old mixed breed from rural NC.  He was surrendered to the county kill shelter because his owner could no longer care for him.  He doesn't understand why his family won't come back for him, so he may need a little time to warm up and trust you.   

If you would like to meet Gunner, please fill out a dog adoption application at https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=15999224

Socks Needs A Home!


·                     Status: Available for Adoption
·                     Species: Dog
·                     General Color: Black and White
·                     Current Size: 35 Pounds
·                     Current Age: 5 years
·                     Housetrained: May Need Some Training
·                     Obedience Training Needed: May Needs Some Training, May be a flight risk
·                     Exercise Needs: Moderate
·                     Reaction to New People: Friendly

Socks is a 5 year old mixed breed from rural NC.  He was surrendered to the county kill shelter because his owner could no longer care for him.  He doesn't understand why his family won't come back for him, so he may need a little time to warm up and trust you.   

If you would like to meet Socks, please fill out a dog adoption application at https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=15999237