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, August 11, 2021

Dorothy Needs A Home

 









Name - Dorothy

Primary breed - Pitbull

Secondary breed - Beagle

Mixed Breed - Yes

Gender - Female   

Spayed/Neutered? Unknown

Date of Birth or Age - 6

Weight - 50

House-trained? Yes

Crate-trained? Yes

Good with cats? Yes

Good with small/young children?  Yes

Reaction to new people - Friendly

Activity level: Moderately active

Likes to vocalize: Quiet

Obedience training:  Has some basic training

Does the dog know any commands? Unknown

Can jump fences?  No

Dog has the following behaviors/personality traits: Walks well on leash, does well in car, obedient, playful, affectionate, eager to please, gentle

Dog has the following compatibility qualities: Good for seniors / elderly, appropriate for apartment, appropriate for first time dog owner

Dorothy does well with other animals and kids.  She is eager to please and loves affection.  Overall, she would do well with a family or a single person.

HW status unknown - in the process of getting tested.

She is scheduled to be sent to Morris County, New Jersey on August 27th / August 28th




Sunday, August 8, 2021

Widge Needs A Home

 










Name - Widge

Primary breed - Mixed Breed

Secondary breed - Mixed Breed

Gender - Female    

Spayed/Neutered? No

Date of Birth or Age - 7+ years best guess

Weight - approx 30 pounds 

House-trained? Yes

Crate-trained? Yes

Good with cats? Unknown

Good with small/young children?  Yes

Reaction to new people - Likes everyone she meets

Activity level: Somewhat Active

Likes to vocalize: Yes, Will Bark

Obedience training:  Moderate training still needed

Does the dog know any commands? Unknown

Can jump fences?  No

Dog has the following behaviors/personality traits: 

• Loves to play with people and all dogs


Dog has the following compatibility qualities: 

  • Appropriate for first time dog owner


Widge was surrendered as part of a cruelty neglect case.  The poor girl didn't have any hair left on her entire body due to neglect.  She is now in a loving foster home getting better and will be ready for adoption soon.  Will you be the person to give Widge the family she has never known?