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Dorothy is friendly with people and other dogs, and she's ready to adopt right now

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Meet Dorothy!

Dorothy (A456211) is 12 years old, weighs approximately 55 pounds and was found as a stray. She knows there's no place like home, so she's looking for a home of her own! She has been friendly with people during her stay here and has also shared her kennel with another dog without issue. She has been shown to be dominant when introduced to certain dogs, but has not displayed any aggression. She does have some hair loss, which our veterinarian believes to be the result of chronic allergies. She appears otherwise healthy and has been spayed, vaccinated and microchipped so she’s available for immediate adoption. Help us in finding Dorothy her furr-ever home!

She appears otherwise healthy and has been spayed, vaccinated and microchipped so she's available for immediate adoption – please visit to meet her.

  • Photo via OCAS

During the month of October we are offering The Meowndalorian adoption promotion, which reduces adoption fees for both dogs and cats to $10. Peruse all of our adoptable shelter pets on our website and learn about the current adoption process during COVID-19 at

Orange County Animal Services is located at 2769 Conroy Road in Orlando, near the Mall at Millenia. The shelter is open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, please call 407-836-3111 or visit

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