Welcome to the “Alaska Scottish Deerhound Rescue” page here at Local Dog Rescues! Thanks for stopping by! If you are a first time visitor, then congratulations on your decision to adopt a dog! Your are about to improve (and potentially save!) the life of one lucky pup, as well as to immeasurable improve your own happiness! Every state page here on Local Dog Rescues contains a complete list of all the local rescue organizations that we have identified in each state. You will be able to see all their current contact information, as well as a link to their website, so you can check and see what dogs they currently have available for adoption. We provide all this information to help you identify ALL the available dogs for rescue near you, so you can find your perfect pup.
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Originating in Scotland, the Scottish Deerhound was bred to hunt and take down the Scottish roe deer – an animal twice or more their size. Though their size can be intimidating, the Scottish Deerhound is actually quite gentle. They get along with everyone – from family to strangers – and loves children. They tend to get along well with other dogs, too, especially larger ones. Because of their overly friendly nature, the Scottish Deerhound doesn’t make the best watchdog. They rarely even bark at strangers! Though intelligent, this breed can be a bit difficult to train. They can be lazy and have a “what’s in it for me?” attitude, so early and consistent training is absolutely necessary. The Scottish Deerhound would love a long walk followed by a few hours lounging on a couch with you – making them an ideal breed for any family!< p>
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If you can't find the right Scottish Deerhound Rescue that you’re searching for in your state, check below the listings for links to other Rescues in nearby states who may have exactly what you are looking for.
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Scottish Deerhound Rescues in Alaska
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- To find additional Scottish Deerhound dogs available for adoption check: Canada, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, or Montana.
- Or check out the complete list of all Scottish Deerhound Rescues in the USA!
- Find rescues groups dedicated to other dog breeds in Alaska: Big Dog Rescues, Small Dog Rescues, Caucasian Shepherd, Japanese Chin, or Sheepadoodle.
- Are you a Rescue Group who isn't listed? Click Here to add your information!
We sincerely hope that this site will help you find the perfect dog to rescue near you. However, please keep in mind that while we have the utmost trust in every organization listed here, we cannot personally vouch for any individual group we have listed, or for the experience you will have with a dog you adopt from them. We strongly encourage you to research each organizations independently before deciding the adopt from them, as well as thoroughly preparing yourself, your family, and your home for the arrival of your new dog.