Summit County shelter dog that spent over 3 years at humane society finally finds forever home

Summit County shelter dog that spent over 3 years at humane society finally finds forever home
Geronimo (Source: Humane Society of Summit County)

SUMMIT COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - Geronimo, the shelter dog that captured the hearts of Northeast Ohio animal lovers, has finally found his “furever” home.

The Humane Society of Summit County went viral after posting a photo of Geronimo on Facebok when he reached his 1,000th day at the shelter on Oct. 20.

1,000 DAYS - That’s how long Geronimo has been waiting to meet his new family at the Humane Society of Summit County. As...

Posted by Humane Society of Summit County on Saturday, October 20, 2018

Then 145 days later, the humane society announced that Geronimo had been adopted.

However, the new owner returned him back to the shelter just five days later.

Geronimo is still looking for the perfect match! We were so happy to announce on Saturday evening that Geronimo had...

Posted by Humane Society of Summit County on Wednesday, February 20, 2019

On Friday, the humane society announced that two of the shelter’s “most dedicated dog volunteers who have worked with Geronimo over the years generously stepped forward to help their favorite shelter dog on his journey to adoption.”

The two were originally Geronimo’s foster family, but “as their bond grew stronger, they all realized though that Geronimo was already where he was meant to be. He would no longer need to wait for his forever home. He was already there."

~Home Sweet Forever Home for Geronimo!~ We know that Geronimo has been on lots of minds lately, and we are beyond...

Posted by Humane Society of Summit County on Friday, April 12, 2019

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