Harlequin Haven Great Dane Rescue

Harlequin Haven
Great Dane Rescue

11567 St. Rt. 774
Bethel, Ohio 45106

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I was sold by my breeder (Sheri Butcher) to a pet store called The Dog House in Tri-County Mall for resale. This pet store is owned and operated by a company called Danes R Us, Inc. but the phone number is listed as Petland. On March 21, 2003 my brother and I were purchased by a wonderful young woman for $400.00 each we were not even 8 weeks old at that time. She thought she was ready to be a puppy parent, and maybe she would have been if we had been healthy puppies. Unfortunately we were sick like the other puppies at the pet store. We had bordetella, commonly known as kennel cough which if not properly treated can turn into pneumonia which ours did. In the 26 days we were with our new mom we visited the vet twice, the first time we were hospitalized. Our poor mom spent over $600 in vet bills in less then a month to keep us alive unfortunately we are still very ill. Our new mom could not handle us both being so ill and the ever increasing vet bills so she decided it was in our best interest if she turned us over to HHGDR.

I was adopted from HHGDR when I was 6 months old and thought I had my forever home. Sadly enough it did not work out. At 6 months I was a cute little puppy, but being an adult dog with some issues no one wanted me so I sat at the rescue for years! Finally when I had given up on ever finding my forever home a WONDERFUL woman came to the rescue!! It was love at first sight!! She loves me for who I am and I love her more then life!!!

I love sleeping in a real bed!

Yep I love my bed!

Mom I am trying to play with my toy!!

This is my Uncle Clyde, he is my bestest friend!

My mommy loves rubbing my belly!

A family portrait Uncle Clyde and Aunt Xena!!

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