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Griffin: Beautiful retriever, heartworm positive, needs out of high-kill shelter

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Updated June 3. Rescued by Passion 4 Paws. Donation for treatment can be made here.

According to Facebook: Greenville County Pet Rescue, this beauty has run out of time at the high-kill upstate shelter. This means the shelter may kill at any time. More information can be found on this Facebook thread.

Meet Griffin, a 2-year-old retriever. Griffin has just become available at the Greenville, South Carolina shelter. It only takes a few days for available to turn into a death sentence.

Griffin is dog and people friendly. He's a laid back kind of dog. A big sweetheart, who also knows how to sit.

Other than being heartworm positive, Griffin is healthy. All he needs now is for a rescue or foster to get him out of doggy jail, and on his way to a forever home.

Please check out his info below, and help Griffin if you can.

SEX: male
EST. AGE: 2 yr
Est Weight: 60 lbs
Health: appears healthy- hw pos
Temperament: dog friendly, people friendly.
ADDITIONAL INFO: laid back, know sit. Big sweetheart!
RESCUE PULL FEE: $49
Available: 5/17

If you can find it in your heart to save this beauty, please contact Greenville County Animal Care Services by email at petrescue@greenvillecounty.org. Be sure to put the pet name and ID in the subject line of your email.

Please share this article with friends in rescue, foster or who are looking to adopt a special pet. Social media has saved millions of shelter pets. Let's do our part to be sure this baby gets the chance at a forever home.

If you can't help a cat or dog in person, you can sponsor an animal by clicking here. This way a rescue can save the pet without any out of pocket expense, other than vetting and medical. https://www.facebook.com/notes/greenville-county-pet-rescue/how-to-spons...

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