Pet of the Week: Riley

July 13 Pet of the Week: Riley

July 11, 2014 

Get to know him: Riley is a 3-year-old, 43-pound sheltie who loves to play. He is blind and deaf but is rapidly learning touch commands. Riley is leash-trained and rides well in the car, and allows strangers to pet him. The veterinarian recommends a surgical procedure to prevent eye irritation.

COURTESY OF TRIANGLE SHELTIE RESCUE

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    For more information: Triangle Sheltie Rescue of North Carolina (TSR) is an all-volunteer, private 501 (c)(3) organization dedicated to helping homeless Shetland sheepdogs in North Carolina and nearby states. Adoption fees range from $100-$275 based on age. For more information, visit triangleshelties.com, or send mail inquiries to: TSR, PO Box 1198, Knightdale, N.C., 27545.

Get to know him: Riley is a 3-year-old, 43-pound sheltie who loves to play. He is blind and deaf but is rapidly learning touch commands. Riley is leash-trained and rides well in the car, and allows strangers to pet him. The veterinarian recommends a surgical procedure to prevent eye irritation.

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