Max, an Aussie-Bordor Collie mix, lost his best friend who became ill and could no longer care for Max. A loyal and steady dog, Max needs someone new to love as soon as possible. He will bond quickly and stay by your side. Max is 4 years old and is fine with kids and other dogs. For adoption, call El Dorado County Animal Services at 530-573-7925. For spay-neuter assistance and other support, call the Lake Tahoe Humane Society and Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals at 530-542-2857.