Mama Amorina - American Bulldog / Mixed Dog For Adoption
American Bulldog Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

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Organization Name: Paws New England
Location: Warwick, RI 02889


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Breed: American Bulldog Mix
Gender: Female Female
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Mama Amorina

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: White
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 01/27/2017
Location: Warwick, RI 02889
Tags: American Bulldog Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI
Physical Attributes
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats No
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: American Bulldog / Mixed. Currently Fostering in New England!! Meet Mama Amorina. Or as her foster calls her, Mama. She's a beautiful american bulldog mix who is looking for her second chance at life. She comes to Paws from our sister rescue in TN, Robyns Nest. Mama was found in rural Tennessee in a rain culvert the morning after a big rain storm with her puppy in tow. A good samaritan attempted to search for their family, but unfortunately no one claimed them. Mama has the sweetest disposition. We don't know what her past is, but we know she holds no ill will towards anyone. She enjoys playing with other dogs and is good with kids. Update: This past summer, Mama was romping with her canine friends in the yard and was injured. She was immediately brought to the emergency vet where it was discovered that she had a spinal injury that would require surgery. Supports of Robyn's Nest and PAWS New England rallied behind Mama, and raised the funds required to get her the surgery she desperately needed. The surgery was completed without any complications and she moved to a foster home for recovery. Mama underwent intense physical therapy and laser therapy so that she could regain function of her hind legs and walk. Volunteers droves hours each day just so she could attend. Many months after surgery and therapy, Mama has made an incredible recovery!! She does have a limp that makes her walk like a drunken lady. But we think that just makes her more adorable! Besides this, she has no other medical issues related to the injury. She is restricted from playing, and will be for the rest of her life, due to fear of re-injury. But that doesn't bother Mama. She is happy being a lazy love bug. It is believed that with continued physical therapy, Mama's limp would decrease and her walking would improve. Mama would love to go to a home where she could continue her therapy, but anywhere with a warm bed for snuggling sounds just fine to Mama. After all she has been through, she deserves a loving family to call her own. Mama charms everyone she meets instantly with her incredible personality. Some wonderful family is going to be lucky to call her theirs!! Name: Mama Amorina Breed: American Bulldog Age: 4.5 years old as of 06/2016 Weight: 50 pounds Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to date Heartworm: Negative, on preventative Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Dogs: Yes (Mama is very friendly but cannot be left alone with a rambunctious playmate because of fear of re-injury) Cats: No Kids: Yes Adoption Donation: $250.00 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.

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    • American Bulldog-American Staffordshire Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Queenie Q

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      Breed: American Bulldog-American Staffordshire Terrier Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier / American Bulldog / Mixed. Send inquiries to mchen.pawsne@gmail.com Isn't this girl gorgeous?? Sweet Queenie Q was found after being abandoned by her family. They had kept her chained to a tree and then when they moved they let her loose. She thankfully was found and is now a PAWS dog! Queenie is loving her new life in New England and learning how to be a beloved family dog. She has made tremendous progress with her manners and can be trusted unsupervised in the house. In fact, when left to her own devices Queenie is often found napping in the sun or curled up on the dog bed. She is very friendly with humans and dogs. She loves playing tug-of-war with her foster family and tossing kong toys by herself. Queenie Q already knows to sit automatically before getting a treat or attention. She is a big fan of resting her head on people, car rides, and long walks. She just loves smelling and seeing new things! Queenie Q is looking for a home where she will get the exercise she needs and continue obedience training. Queenie is looking for a family to call her own and be treated like the Queen she is! Name: Queenie Q Breed: American Staffordshire Terrrier/American bulldog mix (best guess) Sex: Female Age: 3 years old Weight: 60 pounds Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to date Heartworm: Negative Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Cats: Yes, fostered with 4 cats and did well. Good with Dogs: Yes, loves to play Good with Children: Loves to say hi to kids, but would do best in a home without small/young kids because of her exuberant personality Adoption Donation: $200.00 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Jake Owen

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Hound / Mixed. Jake Owen did not have an easy start in life. He was starved and tied up for about 5 years while being used to hunt wild boars. Although his history has left him with emotional scars he is persevering and starting to flourish in his foster home! He enjoys a quiet, calm environment but he loves going on walks! Lounging around on the couch and eating are some of his favorite activities. He also loves to follow his foster mom around the house, but he still avoids his foster dad. Jake has a fear of men or anyone that in his opinion is scary. Sometimes on walks he gets scared but otherwise he does well on a walk. He is a flight risk so great caution must be used around doors and gates. Jake is a very fast learner and is completely housebroken! He also is crate trained. Jake has a great hound-mix howl that he uses to express himself! Jake has been known to shred things in his environment because of anxiety. He has started to become more comfortable in his foster home and he no longer is exhibiting that behavior. He will need to have a good kennel when he first arrives at a new home to prevent him from exhibit this behavior. Jake needs a family that is willing to work with him on his fear and prepared to be very careful as he is a significant flight risk. With time Jake will blossom into an excellent dog and great companion. He has already mastered multiple commands! Name: Jake Owen Sex: Male Breed: Fox Hound Mix (possibly w/ Beagle) Age: 5 years old as of 3/11/16 Weight: 53 pounds Spayed/Neutered: Neutered Vaccinations: Up to date Microchipped: Yes Heartworm: negative (treated 2/1/16; retested 11/4/2016) BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Dogs: Good with other dogs but requires slow introductions Good with Cats: unknown Good with Kids: Yes but would do best with older children due to his anxiety Adoption Donation: $450 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • Black and Tan Coonhound-Treeing Walker Coonhound Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Channing

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      Breed: Black and Tan Coonhound-Treeing Walker Coonhound Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Black and Tan Coonhound / Treeing Walker Coonhound / Mixed. Fostering in New England!! Channing was one of seven dogs rescued from a neglectful property in Tennessee. They grew up in a bleak backyard with no socialization, veterinary care, or human companionship. When their owners grew weary of the seven dogs, they called animal control to come and get them one by one. When Paws New England learned about this family of hounds, we simply had to get involved. We rescued all seven. Five have found their forever homes. Channing was one of the last to be rescued from the property. He spent months in boarding before moving into a New England foster home. Channing is blossoming in his foster home! His foster mom reports he's doing really well on his basic training. He's already mastered sit, go to bed and leave it. He continues to work on paw, down, come and watch me. He has learned to take treats gently and is completely house broken. Channing lives harmoniously live with his canine foster brother, Buddy, and 2 feline foster siblings! He continues to work on his confidence building, but we have big hopes for this boy! New situations or dogs can still be a little scary for him, but he's getting better every day! Channing is loves going for walks or long hikes with his foster dad. He's happiest when he gets plenty of exercise and play time! His foster mom reports that he loves walking around with his favorite stuffed animal in his mouth and it's absolutely adorable! Channing takes the lead from his friendly and confident foster brother, Buddy. We'd love to see him in a home with a friendly canine sibling to show him the ropes. In fact, this will be critical for Channing's overall longterm growth. He will need a patient and loving family who can make a commitment to providing him with the exercise his needs and the time he deserves to adjust to a new home. If you would like to be part of Channings fairy tale ending, we'd love to hear from you! His Rescue Story: https://vimeo.com/140990447 Name: Channing Sex: Male Breed: Coonhound/Tree Walker mix Age: Approximately 4 years 9 months old as of 08/2016 Weight: approximately 83 lbs as of 12/2015 Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to Date Heartworm: Negative and On Preventative Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Dogs: Yes and would like to live with another medium-large dog Good with Cats: Yes, fostering with 2 cats Good with Kids: Unknown Donation: $450.00 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • German Shepherd Dog-Treeing Walker Coonhound Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Russell

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog-Treeing Walker Coonhound Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Treeing Walker Coonhound / Mixed. Russell was rescued from a backyard in Tennessee along with his six siblings. For years, seven large hounds were kept confined in an outdoor pen with little to no interactions with people or other animals, making for some very insecure, unsocialized, desperately broken dogs. Paws New England rescued all seven, and one-by-one, each made their way to New England to foster homes. Russell is from a group of dogs who were given zero chances in life but who survived. He is a survivor. Hello there, My name is Russell. My foster mom calls methe cowardly lion, I know I look so big on the outside but I am a little cowardly on the inside. I do love my ball though and love it when my foster dadgoes outside and plays ball with me, I could fetch that ball for hours and Ieven like to chomp on it walking around the yard it makes a really squishy kind of sound that makes me feel good. I am housebroken and know my basic commands. There are some things that the cowardly lion doesn’t like either like riding in the car- it’s so scary to see those people and bikes going by I like to bark at them and then they leave. I also get really scared at the vet. My best friends are my foster sisters, I love girl dogs, I mean who wouldn’t I love running with them and just hanging out with them it's the best. My foster brother is ok but I really like girls. I think my ideal forever home would allow me to go outside and hang out but come in and lie on a softbed. Hang with my owners and I also do like my crate too since that is my special place when there is too many scary things I like to go in there andjust relax. Little kids scare me they run too fast and get crazy but I think I would like older kids. BASIC INFO: Name: Russell Sex: M Breed:Shepard/tree walker coonhound mix Age: 2 Weight: 98lbs Spayed/Neutered: neutered Vaccinations: (include date) UTD 8/2016 Heartworm: Negative Microchipped:yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Dogs: yes( not a dog park dog) slow introductions Cats: Ok with dog savy cat.. sometimes barks at cat Kids: Older kids..who are respective of his need for space Adoption Donation: $450 Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $125.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: http://www.pawsnewengland.com/adopt/ For more information about this particular dog, please email: PAWSNECoordinator@gmail.com Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (vaccinations, spaying/neutering (when age appropriate), heartworm testing/treatment when necessary, Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher - we appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England dogs are boarded in private fosters home/training facilities and are not housed in a central facility; these accommodations are located throughout New England and are not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Babs

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed. Fostering in New England!! Pocket Pittie Alert!! Despite everything that Babs has been through- she greets every person with a wagging tail and a wiggly butt. You'd never know that she once lived a life of abuse and neglect. Those days are behind her, and thanks to our friends at Happy K9 in Somerville, MA, and PAWS New England, Babs is onto bigger and better things!! Babs is a gorgeous pocket pittie at just 45 pounds. She absolutely loves people and her most favorite activity is cuddling on the couch. She enjoys going for walks, playing fetch and chasing balls. Babs continues to work on leash reactivity with dogs and has completed training with Heather Gutshall at Outbound Hounds. She will need some continued training and structure to keep up her success. Babs is getting along great with her laid back foster brother! She could do well in a home with another laid back dog and will need slow introductions to new dogs. Her foster mom is dedicated to her success and will help with post adoption support including help with dog introductions. Babs would make a wonderful companion for a dedicated family! She is perfectly crate trained and house broken. Now she just needs a family to call her own! If you've been looking for a new best friend and you think Babs could be THE ONE, we'd love to hear from you! Contact kristinw.pawsne@gmail.com for more details or questions about Babs. Check out my awesome video! https://youtu.be/514KLc5qMzU https://www.facebook.com/OutboundHounds/videos/1363379797038350/ Name: Babs Sex: Female Breed: Pocket Pittie Age: 6 years old on 4/18/16 Weight: 45 pounds Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to date Microchipped: Will be prior to adoption Heartworm: Negative BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Dogs: Yes with slow introductions and best with calm or laid back dogs Good with Cats: No Good with Kids: Yes, best with children 8 and older Adoption Donation: $200 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Plott Hound Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Reese Wither...

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Plott Hound Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Plott Hound / Mixed. DON’T WORRY BE HAPPY is my motto and I am endlessly happy with the cutest wiggly body to prove it! My name is Reese Witherspoon and I am just as, if not, more beautiful than the star I was named after. I also have her gorgeous smile with sparkling eyes. I have her fun loving and sweet personality to boot. I was found as a stray with my pups even though I was just a pup myself wandering the streets. I am now living with 2 male dogs that absolutely love me, even the sometimes grouchy one, tolerates my non-stop affection and playfulness. I also have no problem sharing my food and toys with my doggie roommates or foster parents. When I am done playing with my boyfriends I love to get on the couch with them and my foster parents and snuggle up in a little ball of love. Or sometimes I like some quiet time by myself and will go nap in my crate. I love to go for rides in the car and I am a good girl on my leash. I am very energetic and would love to find a home the loves the great outdoors as much as I do. I will admit that I am still working on my manners, sometimes I just can’t contain my happiness and will jump and mouth you, but we’re working on it and I’m getting better each day. I’m housebroken, crate trained and I hardly ever bark. I could use some more socializing as I get shy in new places and meeting new people. I’m not aggressive in any way, but since I haven’t had a home to call mine, new places can be a bit intimidating and I’ll be a little shy. So in a nut shell, my perfect forever home is with a family that will work on my “puppiness” and take me out and about with them often to relieve my energy. I would love a playmate of the doggie kind (I’m not a fan of cats, well I am, I like to chase them). But as long as I get your never ending love and attention, I would be ok without a pup friend as long as I do get to play with one as often as possible. Trust my foster parents; you will just fall head over heels in love with me!!! Check out my videos! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQpLeU3bI2E https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PulEJHln3KQ Name: Reese Witherspoon Sex: Female Breed: Pit Bull terrier-Plott Hound mix Age: approximately 1 year old as of 6/14/16 Weight: 48 pounds Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to date Microchipped: Yes Heartworm: Negative BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Dogs: Yes- currently fostering with dogs of all sizes, sexes and breeds Good with Cats: No Good with Kids: Yes- she loves everyone, due to her size she may be best with older kids Adoption Donation: $200 Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $125.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: http://www.pawsnewengland.com/adopt/ For more information about this particular dog, please email: PAWSNECoordinator@gmail.com Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (vaccinations, spaying/neutering (when age appropriate), heartworm testing/treatment when necessary, Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher - we appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England dogs are boarded in private fosters home/training facilities and are not housed in a central facility; these accommodations are located throughout New England and are not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • Buggs Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Evee

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      Breed: Buggs
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Pug / Boston Terrier / Mixed. Sweet Evee hasn't had an easy time in life. She arrives to PAWS from one of our New England partners after being found as a stray. She was found shivering and curled up by a trash can on a cold, rainy night. She was obviously very scared and nervous. It took a few days before she would even let anyone get near her. Volunteers read to her and fed her string cheese until they could gain her trust. It took days before anyone could even tell what gender she was! Evee is now in a Connecticut foster home and making huge strides! She can be shy upon first meeting, but once she gets to know you she as sweet as the day is long! Her foster mom says she's a sweet and lovable pup who continues to work on learning how to be an inside dog. She is nearly house broken and does well with a structured schedule. Quick motions can some times make her nervous. So we'd love to see her in a quiet home with a patient and loving family. She certainly enjoys her toys but is learning to share them. With consistent leadership and redirection she improves every day! Evee has done well with her canine siblings after slow and proper introductions. But she would be perfectly happy as an only dog. We think she'd do great with an experienced pet parent who can reinforce the rules and provide structure so she can blossom into the dog she was always meant to be! Name: Evee Breed: Boston terrier mix Sex: Female Age: 6 years old (possibly younger) Weight: 23 pounds Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations:Up to date Heartworm: Negative, on preventative Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Children: No small children because of toy guarding. Good with Dogs: Barks when in a crate at foster siblings, but so far mostly getting along when with other dogs. Expected to do well with dogs after slow introductions. Good with Cats: Unknown Adoption Donation: $200.00 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Dixie Rose

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      rescue
      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed. Dixie, and another pup, were abandoned at a house in Midtown Memphis by a college student who moved away. The people who rescued her called a friend of K9 Savior who then brought her to us and contacted PAWS. With some great veterinary care and TLC Dixie is looking and feeling great. She is a super sweetie pie who is very affectionate and loves being with people. Because of the dog attack that brought her to us, she is defensive when other dogs get to close to her face. Dixie’s amazing foster mom is continuing to work with her, but for now Dixie would probably be happiest as an only dog. Dixie keeps her toys and bedding neat. She's training on a doggy door and only rarely has potty accidents when her door is open. Dixie's favorite past time is to sit on her bed and watch what's going on around her. She is well behaved and calm when free to walk around indoors but gets very excited at meal time. Dixie has so much love to give and can’t wait to find a home to call her own! Check out her video! https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10207641557946638&id=1522178203 Name: Dixie Rose Sex: Female Breed: Pit bull mix Age: Approx 2-3 years old Weight: Approx 46 lbs Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to date Heartworm: Positive on 7/16/2016, treated 11/11 and 11/12 Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Dogs: Due to a past attack by vicious dogs, Dixie can be unpredictable when playful, high energy, or dominant dogs get too close. (Dixie has done well with several dogs of different ages, breeds and genders that were low energy or submissive.) We recommend Dixie as an only dog. Cats: No Kids: Would do best in a home without small kids Adoption Donation: $200 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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    • Miniature Pinscher-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Pedro Pepe

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      rescue
      Breed: Miniature Pinscher-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Miniature Pinscher / Mixed. This very sweet boy is well known to Paws New England as he was adopted by one of our favorite volunteers - all has been well but Pepe has decided that their young child who is now on the move really isn't his cup of tea. After many days of angst on the family's part, everyone decided that it would be best to find Pedro a new home. They have done every single thing they can to try to make it work but he's not happy and that is all we want for this guy! Approx 9-11 years old, Pedro is blind which is obviously a contributing factor to his rather intense dislike of toddlers (even when the toddler loves him to pieces). He is truly a very special boy - he can navigate his way around new surroundings w/ amazing ease and does quite well with other dogs but no bouncy dogs or puppies please - they fall into the same category as toddlers in his book. Loves his crate and will happily land there with just the word "Crate" being said; he also loves your lap and a comfy bed. This would be a fantastic housemate for perhaps a senior or single person/couple w/o young children. You will be doing yourself a favor adopting this boy, we think you deserve it! For more information, please email: joannepawsne@gmail.com Name: Pedro Pepe Breed: Miniature Pinscher Sex: Male Age: 9-11 years (Approx) Weight: 18 lbs Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations:  Up to date Heartworm:    Negative at most recent exam Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Children: Not toddlers, older children will be considered Good with Dogs: Yes (not puppies or bouncy dogs - low key dogs only please) Good with Cats: No Adoption Donation: $200   Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.  
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Warwick, RI

      Abagail

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      rescue
      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Warwick, RI
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed. Fostering in New England!! Abby (and Scruffy) were surrendered by their owner in March of 2015 to a dog sanctuary in Tennessee. The owner was moving and could not take the dogs with him. What a tragedy for Abby and Scruffy, who found themselves displaced out of their forever home as seniors! Very quickly, the sanctuary staff realized that the boarding situation was too overwhelming for these pups, and they were moved to a foster home in TN, where they spent several months before Paws New England was informed of their plight to travel North. They arrived in New England on January 30 to a new foster home. Abby is one of those lucky ladies that doesn’t look or act her age! While she is a senior and is very calm and laid-back for the most part, she does show initial excitement when people visit, and she makes it a point to seek out attention from adults and children. After a while, she likes to have a quiet place to rest away from the activity. A generally quiet home would suit her best. She loves to be walked daily and is very good on leash, but also loves an opportunity to occasionally run around in a fenced yard and to stretch out in the sun. Abby (after proper initial introductions) is usually good with other dogs. She would, however, prefer to be an only dog or to be adopted with Scruffy, her life-long companion. This sweet senior deserves nothing less than a fantastic home and we’re determined to find that for her!! Check out my awesome video! https://youtu.be/bYbyD04ga9M Name: Abagail Raven (aka Abby) Breed: Terrier Mix Sex: Female Age: 12 years old as of 02/13/2017 Weight: 40 pounds as of 02/13/2017 Spayed/Neutered: Yes Vaccinations: Up to Date Heartworm: Negative and On Preventative Microchipped: Yes BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS: Good with Dogs: Yes, with submissive dogs Good with Cats: No Good with Kids: Yes, older than 12 Adoption Donation: $150 Visit our website below for an adoption application and answers to your most “Frequently Asked Questions: https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-form/ https://pawsnewengland.com/adoption-process/ https://pawsnewengland.com/our-dogs-list For more information about this particular dog, please email: adoptions@pawsnewengland.com Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not. Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation. Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary. Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need. All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history. Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.
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