Meet Minnie, an Island Pup Ready to Find Her Forever Home

Meet Minnie, a four-year-old Lab mix; this dazzling girl will charm her way into your heart in just minutes. She is the whole package wrapped up into a beautiful black dog. Minnie has arrived in New York from Animal Lighthouse Rescue’s sister shelter in Puerto Rico where she spent 3 years waiting for her chance to leave the shelter. Now Minnie is on the hustling, bustling East coast ready to find her forever home. Keep reading to learn more about this island girl and how to adopt her from the rescue itself.

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Name: Minnie

Breed: Labrador Mix

Weight: 51 lbs

Age: 4 years old

Ideal Home: Anything! Suburbs of the city, Minnie would thrive in either. She would make a great family dog around children or as a perfect best friend to a solo companion.

Kids: Yes

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Dogs: Yes

Cats: Unknown

Crate-Trained: Yes

House-Trained: Yes

Other Training: Basic commands like “sit,” “wait,” “come,” and “lay down.”

Leash Manners: Amazing, loves to go on neighborhood walks.

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Personality: Dazzling and charming. Minnie gets along with everyone she meets. She loves to play with toys, learn new tricks, and give lots of kisses. She is great with kids and other dogs.

Why she was brought to the rescue: Minnie has spent three years at our sister shelter in Puerto Rico for her chance to come to NYC to find her forever home. She is thriving in her foster home in Tenafly, NJ, and is searching for a family to call her own.

For adoption information on Minnie, click here.

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Katherine is a recent Montclair State grad who has a passion to explore the world. Apart from her family and dogs, she loves traveling the most. She has fallen head over heels with experiencing the world, trying new foods, learning about new cultures, and getting out of her comfort zone. She's been to 16 countries and counting. In her spare time you'll find her listening to music or daydreaming about a new adventure.