The Tookany Valley Chronicles: Pet Adoption Edition – Lassie

“Lassie is a 9-year-old Pug/Beagle mix dog,” according to Ms. Katie Nagy, Humane Educator at the Montgomery County SPCA.

According to Ms. Nagy, “She was surrendered to the Conshohocken Branch of the Montgomery County SPCA after her owners sadly passed away.”

“Lassie is reportedly house broken and good with children,” stated Ms. Nagy.

“Please consider giving this this senior girl a retirement home by contacting the Montgomery County SPCA Abington location or Conshohocken location for more details and to request an application to adopt Lassie,” stated Ms. Nagy.

According to a statement from the Montgomery County SPCA, in order to adopt an animal you must:

• Have valid photo identification.

• Be at least 18 years of age.

• Be the owner/renter of a property or have the owner’s/renter’s permission (this includes adults living with their parents).

• Provide proof that pets are permitted under a rental/lease agreement (if applicable).

Adoption hours at the Abington Shelter of the Montgomery County SPCA are Monday through Friday from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Saturday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and Sunday from 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM.

The Abington Shelter of the Montgomery County SPCA is located at:

Abington Shelter
1006 Edge Hill Road
Roslyn, PA 19001

In addition to Lassie, Holly, DieselHoudi, Lucci, and Sultan are still looking for a home.

Please note that the Montgomery County SPCA states that “any adoption may be declined at the discretion of the SPCA.”

If you have any questions, please contact the Abington Shelter of the Montgomery County SPCA at 215-886-8802.

The photograph is provided courtesy of the Montgomery County SPCA, 2019.

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