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Margo Margo Margo
Sweet Margo is an 8 year old chocolate lab who is now ready for a new start in life. Margo definitely had a family, but no one wanted to claim her. She was found roaming as a stray and spent almost a month at the shelter, just hoping her family would come and claim her. When no one did, Labs4Rescue came to her rescue! Margo clearly was neglected medically - she had a gigantic fatty tumor hanging from her chest! Clearly she was not taken care off. Margo was rushed to the Labs4Rescue vet who removed and tested the mass. Margo is most thankful that it was all fat! But while being cared for at the vet, it was discovered she is also heartworm positive! This poor girl cannot catch a break. The vet has now removed the tumor and Margo is healing at her foster home. She will undergo heartworm treatment prior to her adoption. Let's restore Margo's faith in humans and help support her medical bills. Margo and Labs4Rescue thank you!

For additional information or to adopt Margo please email Shana LaPointe at

Labs4rescue at a Glance
Labs4rescue is a volunteer, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing a new life for rescued or displaced Labrador Retrievers and Labrador Mixes.
  • All Labs4rescue dogs undergo an initial veterinary screening, treatment as required and then they are placed in loving foster homes for nurturing and further evaluation.
  • Only Labs with socially acceptable behaviors, which can be responsibly placed, will be offered for adoption.
  • All Labs offered for adoption have been vaccinated, spayed/neutered, started on heart worm prevention and have received treatment for any prevailing medical or health conditions.
  • Labs4rescue also offers additional educational materials via brochure, educational events and articles within this web site.
  • Our goal is to promote and advance responsible pet ownership. Labs4rescue is completely staffed by volunteers who have other jobs and families. Please be patient in waiting for a response. However, should your request go unanswered for three days, please resubmit.
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We Urgently Need Foster Homes
We have a foster program that makes it very easy for you to help us save more labs. Because labs high-kill shelters may only 3-5 days to get adopted, we must pull them from the shelters quickly. Crates and vet expenses are covered by our group. You get to choose the lab you would like to foster and you have first choice in adopting him or her if you just can't bear to see them go! Many fosters though remain fosters because there is a real joy in knowing that you are actively saving lives. Most of our fosters say its a wonderful way to involve the whole family in a worthwhile service project. Please visit our Foster Page for more information.

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We receive many questions about our adoption process from potential adopters, most of which can be answered by viewing our Adoption Process Page. To expedite the process, please follow the step-by-step instructions outlined on the Adoption Process Page. Please hurry as your new best friend is waiting for you!

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