Special Shelties

Austin Sheltie Rescue Special Shelties

Sometimes we have dogs that cannot be adopted due to major medical issues or advanced age complicated by medical issues. We keep them in permanent foster care as special care shelties and cover all of their medical expenses for as long as they need us.

  • Darla


    Say hello to Darla! She is a beautiful 4-year-old girl who was an owner surrender. She had a wonderful home but unfortunately, she has some severe allergy issues that require a lot of special care. Darla is not available for adoption yet. We need to work with our ASR vet and determine exactly what she…

  • Special Shelties: Roux

    Special Shelties: Roux

    Roux came to us from the Austin Animal Shelter. A cute little stray found on the street. Roux is about 4 years old, he is a mix of 50% chihuahua and 50% of a lot of other dogs. Roux is up to date on all vaccinations, neutered, heartworm negative and on heartworm preventive. He weighs…

  • Special Shelties: Patsy

    Special Shelties: Patsy

    Patsy was a stray in nearby Live Oak. She is about 10 years old, up to date on all vaccinations, spayed, heartworm negative and on heartworm preventive. She weighs 18 pounds and stands about 14 inches tall. She has a perky attitude and gets along well with everyone in her foster home. Patsy has a…