Available ARPH Dogs in the North West Region

ARPH's North West region includes: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, Wyoming and  Western Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan).  We may not have a Representative in each location. Please check our Contact Page to see our list of Representatives.

Please complete our adoption application before contacting the Rep about an available dog.




ARPH #14248

This beautiful blue merle is Bluebell. Bluebell was raised with two other sisters in Idaho, until her owner could no longer care for the dogs. She is 9 years old, weighs 70+ lbs, is spayed, heartworm negative and is an easy dog to introduce into your home. She is very friendly, with lots of life in her. That being said, she has achieved the art of a nap.

When Bluebell first came into foster, she liked to pull some on a leash but has learned not to do that. She is a very smart girl, but then, of course, she is an aussie. Very good with other dogs and cats. And loves meeting people. In her foster home, she lives with another dog, three cats and chickens. Sometimes other dogs come and go and she is fabulous with everybody.

She knows basic obedience. Loves her walks. Bluebell is just waiting for the right home so she can enjoy the last third of her life and give undying loyalty to her person(s).

And Bluebell doesn’t just wag her tail – she does a full-body wag. Just warms your heart to see that full-body wag. And she smiles!

Bluebell is currently in Boise, Idaho. Come have a look into those eyes that touch your soul.

If you are an ARPH approved adopter and interested in Bluebell, please submit an adoption application.



  Super Cooper
ARPH #14208

Meet Super Cooper! Cooper is an Australian Shepherd looking for a cat and dog free home. He would like to be your one and only furry friend and would do best as the only animal in the home. He is non-reactive on leash. Such a sweet and loving pup, Cooper adores people and wants to be with his person always!

Cooper is 6 years old. He has cataracts and hip dysplasia, so he will never be a PNW adventure dog; but he is very content to explore the neighborhood with you. Cooper needs a quiet home as he is sensitive to loud noises such as fireworks and gunshots. His previous home was near a gun range and it really stressed this poor pup out!

Cooper is neutered, fully vetted, and crate trained. He is 52 pounds perfect. He is located in the greater Portland, OR area.

If you are an ARPH approved adopter and would like more information about Super Cooper please submit an adoption application.


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