Labrador retriever mix rescued from Texas and now in ny wants a loving residence

A 9-and-a-half-12 months-outdated tan and white Labrador retriever mix who “loves stomach rubs” has been patiently ready for her perpetually household since she was rescued over a 12 months in the past in April 2021.

“This older gal nonetheless has an important deal of spunk and [is] wanting for a residence which will give her the love and a spotlight she deserves,” reads Ethel’s biography on PetFinder, a agency that operates the most important on-line pet adoption internet web site serving all of North America.

Lovingly named Ethel Mertz — after the character from the basic tv sitcom, “i actually like Lucy” — the senior pup has been with Badass Animal Rescue in Brooklyn, ny, for 18 months.


Ethel arrived inside the massive Apple after the rescue’s govt director Krista Almqvist and workforce met her all by a rescue mission in Dallas, Texas, Almqvist advised Fox information Digital. 

Ethel has lived with utterly different canine inside the residence and does properly with canine shut to her measurement, the workers additionally advised Fox information Digital. She would not truthful properly in environments with smaller canine or smaller animals on the whole.

This gorgeous senior dog, named Ethel Mertz, desperately needs a forever home. She's in New York and waiting for a family to adopt her.

This enticing senior canine, named Ethel Mertz, desperately wants a perpetually residence. She’s in ny and ready for a household to undertake her.
(Badass Animal Rescue)

“Ethel will get alongside properly with all of us and is engaged on her leash expertise round utterly different canine inside metropolis,” Almqvist shared in a bio of Ethel that was emailed to Fox information Digital.

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Almqvist continued, “whereas Ethel has some allergic reactions, they’re beneath administration, and he or she lives a terribly full life each exploring the streets of [Brooklyn] collectively with her foster brother and stress-free at residence in her favourite photo voltaic spot.”

Ethel Mertz's foster parent (right), Laura Lutz, poses with Ethel in the car.

Ethel Mertz’s foster dad or mum (proper), Laura Lutz, poses with Ethel inside the automobile.
(Badass Animal Rescue)

“This senior woman has been ready for somebody to get back alongside and discover what a treasure she actually is,” the workers additionally said.

She’s “a goofy and loving canine who’s up for something (out of doorways adventures or stomach rubs and naps).”

Ethel Mertz, a Labrador retriever mix, rolls over and hopes to get a belly rub.

Ethel Mertz, a Labrador retriever mix, rolls over and hopes to get a stomach rub.
(Badass Animal Rescue)

Ethel Mertz is looking for a family who can appreciate how

Ethel Mertz is wanting for a household who can admire how “loving” and “goofy” she is.
(Badass Animal Rescue)

November is nationwide Senior Pet Month — a reminder that many older cats and canine are in shelters ready to be adopted.

that is in accordance with nationwide right now, a San Francisco, California-based mostly internet web site that asserts calendar observances and nationwide days.

Ethel Mertz (right) gets along with other foster dogs her size and enjoys being around her foster pals in Brooklyn.

Ethel Mertz (proper) will get collectively with utterly different foster canine her measurement and enjoys being spherical her foster buddies in Brooklyn.
(Badass Animal Rescue)

“With the development and progress of veterinary treatment, funding and evaluation over the previous few a long time, our pets dwell longer, extra healthful and happier lives than ever earlier than,” in accordance with the Indiana Veterinary Medical affiliation in Indianapolis. 

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“whereas that is great for the human-animal bond, it additionally means we ought to hearken to regular growing old modifications and issues we will do as pet residence owners to make life a little bit of extra comfy for our senior pets.”

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