Harlequin Haven Great Dane Rescue

Harlequin Haven
Great Dane Rescue

11567 St. Rt. 774
Bethel, Ohio 45106

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I was purchased from a backyard breeder when I was a tiny puppy and I had the same home my whole life. When my dad would get mad at mom or my 2 legged sister he would beat me because he said if he beat them he would go to jail. Over the years I have had many beatings and yes even broken bones but it was all I knew. One day my dad ended up in jail and mom was in rehab and I was left with an uncle while my 2 legged sister went to a foster home. Then the uncle decided he was not hanging around so he dumped some dog food on the floor and gave me a little water and he left town. Lucky for me a few weeks later my 2 legged sister was brought to the house to get some more of her clothes and they found me there thirsty and starving!! The social worker called the Adams County Humane Society to come for me. They saved my life!!

I am a small boy (90 pounds) but my heart is as big as any other Danes!! I surprise everyone when they find out about my previous life and yet I am so very sweet and loving.  The humane society contacted Harlequin Haven to find me the wonder forever home I so deserve.

Update: Great News I am now ready for adoption!!  I love to bounce and play like a puppy!! I found these really neat toys that squeak and I LOVE them!!! I have killed a few but Grandma says that is okay as long as it makes me happy!! Also my one hip joint was fractured at one time and needless to say I did not receive proper medical care so it did not heal properly. At this time it is not causing me any problems but I was told I had to tell you so there I did!!  Are you looking for a handsome little Dane with a big heart and tons of love to share? If so maybe I am just what you are looking for!! I even come with a set of x-rays for your viewing pleasure!!!

Please can you spare a few dollars to help the Rescue continue to help me and other Danes like me? It would be greatly appreciated. Without the Rescue who knows where we would have ended up!!
Thanks, Clayton

Date of Birth: 3/05/2012         
Description: male, merle, natural ears
HHGDR Suggests: Obedience Class, crate
Good With: Dogs, Cats, Adults, Children

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