Joker - Beagle / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Beagle Mix Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

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Organization Name: Protective Animal Welfare Society (P.A.W.S.)
Location: Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 361-7829


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Breed: Beagle Mix
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Joker

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut with White
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 12/09/2016
Location: Kansas City, MO 64114
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Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Beagle / Mixed (short coat). Look at that face! How can you not fall in love with Joker? Joker is an incredibly adorable sweet Beagle/Terrier mix who is about four to six years in age. Joker is not super small but not large either weighing in at about 35 to 40lbs. He is one of those dogs that is just happy and full of life! He LOVES to play and will zoom around the back yard at a hundred miles an hour play. He's just one of those dogs you can't help but fall in love with the minute you see him! Joker will need a loving but firm active family that will make sure he knows boundary's and limitations as he is a terrier and needs to know that we humans are the ones in charge. We do not suggest Joker goes to a family with children under the age of 7. Joker is housebroken and is ready to come home and entertain you and brighten your life! We require a completed application prior to setting up an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com

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    • Pointer-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Koda

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      Breed: Pointer-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: English Pointer / Mixed (short coat). Koda is a beautiful 5 to 6 year old Pointer mix. He was surrendered to a shelter by his owner who lost his home to foreclosure. Koda is housebroken, laid back and a total couch potato...in other words sounds like the perfect family dog! Koda was diagnosed in 2013 with Melanoma when a small tumor was removed from his tongue. He is in remission and has been Cancer free ever since. He is housebroken, gets along fabulously with Cats and dogs and is just a complete love! He's quite shy meeting new people but is just as sweet as he can be. We require a completed application prior to setting up an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com Photos courtesy of Fix Your Images Photography, fixyourimages.com
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    • Boxer-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Rumor

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      Breed: Boxer-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Boxer / Mixed (short coat). Rumor is an adorable 2 to 3 year old Boxer mix. We know she's a Boxer mix because we also had her mother Demi who is a Boxer. Mom has been adopted now and we aren't sure who dad was although we suspect he was a cattle dog mix of some kind based on those crazy ears and her body build. Rumor is just as sweet as she can be. She has never met a stranger. She and her mom Demi were seized in the field for neglect by animal control and both were quite skinny when they arrived. Rumor gets along well with most large dogs but does seem to not appreciate small dogs. She would do best as an only pet or in a home without small dogs or cats. We require a completed application prior to setting up an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com
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    • Bea-Tzu Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Jasmine

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      Breed: Bea-Tzu
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Beagle / Shih Tzu / Mixed (long coat). Jasmine is an absolutely adorable roughly 6 year old Shih Tzu/Beagle mix. She is very sweet and very vocal and loves to talk to you. Jasmine is a special needs dog and we are seeking a very special home for her. Jasmine's past life was not wonderful. She did live in a home with a family that for the most part left her outside. Because she was not inside, they never noticed she had a bladder infection and it went untreated for years. When she came to us she was peeing straight blood and was rushed into emergency surgery to remove a half dollar sized bladder stone. We thought everything was fine and her life could move forward from there but that was not to be. Because of her years of neglect additional stones had formed in her urethra and she has had to undergo two additional surgery's one of which was an experimental surgery on her actual urethra. Jasmine is a fighter and she has come through everything with flying colors. Because of the extensive surgery's and the damage that was irreparable to her urethra Jasmine will need to be able to potty whenever she feels the urge and she will likely always have blood in her urine and pass blood clots frequently. She is piddle pad trained but does also have some times when she just can't make it to the piddle pad in time. She will require a special diet that promotes urinary health and she will likely be on antibiotics for the rest of her life. She will need frequent urine testing as well to make sure no infection has returned. Now having said all the bad things....let me tell you how wonderful she is. She's happy and bouncy and loves to play with other dogs. She's also bossy and a big drama queen but I think she deserves to be a drama queen after all she's gone through. She's adorable and she LOVES to go on walks and lay in the grass. She talks to you all the time as well and lets you know if there are any strangers around so she'd make a great watch dog. Jasmine DOES require grooming as she has the Shih Tzu hair that will continue to grow and become matted. Grooming is needed about every 4 months or so. We are looking for a special home for this special lady so she can finally see what it is like to live the life of a pampered pooch. We require a completed application prior to setting up an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com
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    • Australian Shepherd-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Frisbee

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      Breed: Australian Shepherd-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Shepherd / Australian Shepherd / Mixed (short coat). Frisbee is an adorable 7 month old (as of 11/2016) pup! We believe he is a Shepherd/Aussie mix as he's got a cute little docked tail and some curly Aussie hair on his back. Very unusual looking. Frisbee is like all puppies, happy, energetic and playful. He will make some lucky family a great companion. He is very very smart and has been working with a trainer since he was 4 months old. He's going to make a wonderful dog for some lucky family. We require a completed application prior to setting up an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com
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    • Bullboxer Pit Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Baxter

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      Breed: Bullboxer Pit
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Boxer / Mixed (short coat). Baxter is an adorable Pit/Boxer mix, perhaps Lab/Pit mix. Baxter is about a year and a half old and is a goofy big ole puppy. He is a happy go lucky sort of boy, but can be protective of his people. He still has a lot of his puppy energy and still needs to learn a few manners. We think he'd be great with kids but because of his energy level, and lack of manners... we think he'd do best in a home without smaller children because he likely would bowl them over with his enthusiastic greetings. Baxter does like some other dogs but not all dogs. He would do best with a female companion who has a rough and rowdy playstyle like he does. He may be a bit overwhelming to an older dog with his desire to play but would be great with another young playful dog. We require a completed application prior to setting up an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com Primary photo courtesy of Fix Your Images Photography, fixyourimages.com
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Petunia

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Petunia is an adorable small Pit Bull Terrier who is just as sweet as she can be. She was found as a stray and brought into the shelter with painted toenails so we know she was someone's baby at some point but they never came to the shelter to find her. Petunia is a young girl around 18 months in age and still has a lot of puppy left in her, she's happy and excited when she meets you but does calm down and loves to have her belly rubbed. Petunia does fine with some dogs and is playful. She can be a leash reactive on walks however. Petunia is ready to find her forever home....maybe one that will paint those toenails again for her and treat her like the princess she is! If you are interested in Petunia, please contact Jenifer at adoptashelterpet@hotmail.com or complete our online application which can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com and we will forward it on. This is a courtesy post for an individual or group seeking a new home for Petunia. Petunia is not part of the PAWS program. Photo courtesy of Fix Your Images Photography, fixyourimages.com
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      LuLu

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Cattle Dog / Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). *****Courtesy Post****** LuLu has quite a story. For the first part of her life, LuLu belonged to a homeless man.The man loved her and did his best for her, but because of their circumstances, she was tied up at his camp and became their guard dog. As usually happens, Ms. Lu found herself pregnant. The man called Angel Hearts Rescue, a group that helps the homeless with their pets, and Angel Hearts was able to help him out. He agreed to let her befostered until her puppies were weaned, then have LuLu returned to him spayed and vaccinated. Well, all of her puppies were adopted and she was returned to him, but three days later she came back. The man was having medical issues and was placed in an apartment, but the landlord wouldn't let him keep LuLu. Now she is looking for a new place to call home! Lu is a sweet girl who is looking for just the perfect home. She is one of the most loyal and protective dogs we have ever come across. She is very active, energetic, and playful. She is highly intelligent and very trainable. With a little practice on her leash, she would be a great dog for someone who likes to jog. She has a huge personality and can be quite hilarious! Lu is one of the only dogs we have ever seen who actually watches TV! She prefers KU basketballgames in fact! Because of her upbringing though, she has a few personality quirks that require a special family. LuLu can be very wary of strangers and new people in the house. She is the kind of girl that needs to get to know you before she can trust you. Once she knows you though, she will never leave your side. Lu also has a high prey drive. She can not be around small animals or cats, and her drive sometimes compels her to jump fences and escape. She would do best in a home that has a large backyard where she can run, but also has a privacy fence. She does well with other dogs as long as they allow her to be dominant. LuLu would be fine in a home with older children (13 and up) but is too playful for younger kids. If you think you could be the special home that this fantastic girl deserves, please fill out an application which can be found at kcpaws.petfinder.com This is a courtesy post for an individual or group seeking a new home for LuLu. LuLu is not part of the PAWS program and PAWS holds no responsibility for this dog.
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    • Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Bonnie

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Shepherd / Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Bonnie is an adorable 1 to 2 years old Shepherd mix as our best guess. She is tall and thin like a super model and weighs about 45lbs. Bonnie is great with other dogs and is very playful. She is sweet with people and flops over on her back for you to rub her tummy when you go to pet her. Bonnie is energetic and still has a lot of puppy left in her so we believe she'd due best in a home with older children as she's likely to knock over smaller children in her enthusiasm to see them. If you are interested in Bonnie, please contact Jenifer at adoptashelterpet@hotmail.com This is a courtesy post for an individual or group seeking a new home for Bonnie. Bonnie is not part of the PAWS program. Photo courtesy of Fix Your Images Photography, Fix Your Images.com
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Monte

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Monte is a sweet happy go lucky terrier mix around 10 years old Monte is a great boy, he's happy, housebroken and gets along fine with other dogs but is somewhat selective in who he'd like to be his doggy companion. He'd be great as an only dog or as a companion to a laid back dog as Monte, understandably doesn't like a dog that gets up in his face and bugs him....who can blame him? Monte is not a super small boy, he's on the larger side of small weighing in the neighborhood of 20lbs....about the size of a Schnauzer (which he might be partly). While Monte loves his people he is going to need an adjustment period going into a new home as he get anxious in new situations. He'd love to be a dog with stay at home parents that would love to shower him with attention. If you are interested in giving this sweet boy a new home, please contact Jenifer at adoptashelterpet@hotmail.com This is a courtesy post for an individual or group seeking a new home for Monte. Monte is not part of the PAWS program although he is currently housed with us at our facility. PAWS holds no responsibility for this sweet boy.
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier Dog For Adoption in Kansas City, MO

      Edna

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Kansas City, MO
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Senior Pit Bull looking for that forever home.Edna is around 9-10 years old. She is a lover with people and good with other dogs. Edna had a sad life before being found by animal control. From what I've been told she was found dragging a chain and tangled in a fence behind an abandoned business. She was emaciated. She hadn't known much kindness and was heartworm positive. She has beaten the odds. She survived her heartworm treatment and is doing good! We had an echocardiogram done on her because our vet was worried about her heart and the results were ok. Her heart is slightly enlarged and she has an enlarged artery but since the worms are gone she won't get any worse. So she's OK! She loves her crate and LOVES food. She is very food motivated. Edna is good with other dogs, but she can be possessive of food and bedding, especially at first, when it comes to other dogs. With people she is just a love bug. She just wants to be fed, cuddled, and given a soft place to sleep If you are interested in Edna, please complete the online application or contact Jenifer at adoptashelterpet@hotmail.com This is a courtesy post for an individual or group seeking a new home for Edna Photo courtesy of Fix Your Images Photography, fixyourimages.com
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