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Dixie - Plott Hound / Bloodhound / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Bloodhound-Plott Hound Mix Dog For Adoption in Alvarado, TX, USA

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Organization Name: Casa de Perro Animal Rescue
Location: Alvarado, TX
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Breed: Bloodhound-Plott Hound Mix
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Dixie

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Brindle
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 08/06/2016
Location: Alvarado, TX 76009
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Tags: Bloodhound-Plott Hound Mix Dog For Adoption in Alvarado, TX, USA
Physical Attributes
Eye Color Copper
Ear Type Droopy
Tail Type Long
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Likes to Vocalize Some
Shedding Amount None
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
Energy Level Moderate
Activity Level Moderately Active
Exercise Needs Low
Fence Required Any Type
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
Owner Experience Required None
Other
  • Yard Required
  • Apartment Appropriate
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Fetch
  • Likes to Play with Toys
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Obedient
  • Playful
  • Affectionate
  • Intelligent
  • Even-Tempered
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Plott Hound / Bloodhound / Mixed (short coat). Dixie looks to be a mix between an Plotthound and a Treeing Tennessee dog. She came to us as a stray with a lame leg. Dixie's left hind leg looks to have been injured long ago, possibly from being hit by a car and then never treated. She will use it rarely and when she does it is mostly for balance. There are several scars on her hip and down that leg indicating some severe wounds when she was younger. The leg nor the scars seem to phase this happy girl. Our vet says she may exerience some arthritis when she gets older from those previous injuries but other than that she is healthy as a can be. She plays well with all the foster dogs she lives with. Does well in the car and on walks. Housebroken, crate trained and quiet. Dixie would do well in a home with children or in a home with other dogs. She loves to play ball, so much that she will throw it for herself!! She is a happy go lucky girl.

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