Patti - Terrier / Boxer / Mixed Dog For Adoption
Boxer Mix Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD

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Organization Name: Knine Rescue Inc.
Location: Brookeville, MD 20833


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Breed: Boxer Mix
Gender: Female Female
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Patti

Age: Young
Availability Date: 01/06/2017
Location: Brookeville, MD 20833
Tags: Boxer Mix Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD
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Posted Breed: Terrier / Boxer / Mixed. Patti's Christmas wish......a home for the holidays! Patti has been perhaps our most overlooked dog this year. Patti has learned to walk nicely on a halti leash, goes potty mostly outside, (new transitions and routines may be throwing her off, but we think she spent the first year of her life tethered up outside somewhere) and her excitability around other animals turns out to be the biggest Joie de vive! She sees every new animal as somebody to play with! Most cats seem to find her wrestling highly offensive though. At adoption events she is the first knucklehead to roll over for a belly rub, or bowl you over to give kisses! We think she may be part American Bulldog, cause she is either really stubborn or really dense. She's had no issues sharing toys or deferring to other resident dogs. While she isn't looking for trouble, she is confident and won't take getting bullied. Her fosters can get her attention faster than their own dogs. While she likes food, she eats with the others without an issue. Kids are able to hug her and lay on her and she loves the doggy bed. She can be a bit of a bull in a china shop when she is excited, but she's lovely. Please help us find this girl the fur ever home she deserves for the holidays! If you are interested, please submit a non-binding application to meet her: http://kninerescue.rescuegroups.org/info/file?file=19787.pdf

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    • Great Pyrenees-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD

      Tilley

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      Breed: Great Pyrenees-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Brookeville, MD
      Posted Breed: Great Pyrenees / Mixed. Tilley is an amazing girl. Approximately 1 year old, she still has puppy energy. She would do fine in a home with another dog but one with a similar energy level would be best. Experience with larger dogs is preferred. Tilley is currently in obedience class and she has taken relatively well to that. She is great with kiddos and has such a sweet personality. She is crate trained and seems to be house-broke. She rides well in the car, she walks well on a leash. She is very observant and always scanning the horizon when we spend time outside (just part of her breed). She will let us know if she sees something with a chirp or a bark, but not obsessively and we can call her out of it easily. With a little training and love, someone will be winning the jackpot by adopting her. You must submit a non-binding application to meet KRI dogs http://www.kninerescue.com/info/adoption
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    • American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD

      Leia (XPOST)...

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brookeville, MD
      Posted Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed. Princess Leia is looking for a FOREVER HOME. After a rough past, multiple litters, and almost getting hit on the streets of Baltimore last month, her fosters have been providing her with some much needed TLC. She was horribly emaciated, sick, and sad but has come such a long way! She's a very very sweet dog, that loves baths, head rubs and sweet talks AND ritz crackers, but she can still skittish and afraid of loud noises. Leia is approximately 2 years old and would be best suited for a family that has older children and a fenced in yard for her to run and play. Her fosters have been working on leash walking as that seems to be a new concept for her. She appears to get along well with other animals and is currently fostered with an older male. This is a courtesy crosspost. If you are interested in this sweet girl, you must submit a non-binding app to meet her http://kninerescue.rescuegroups.org/info/file?file=19787.pdf
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    • Miniature Bull Terrier-Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD

      Tasca (XPOST...

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      Breed: Miniature Bull Terrier-Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brookeville, MD
      Posted Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier / Miniature Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Tasca is the sweetest snuggle bug. She is extremely loyal to her trusted humans. Loves walks, hikes, lying around. Whatever you're doing, she's game. Tasca is approximately 4 years young and would do fantastic with another secure/calm dog to show her the ropes. She's crate trained, house broken and super smart. She's learned how to sit pretty and knows the difference between her right and left. Her ideal home has adults and older kids only. This is a courtesy crosspost. You must email areiqate@hotmail.com for more information.
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    • Basenji-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD

      Dini

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      Breed: Basenji-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brookeville, MD
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Basenji / Mixed. This sweet, blind mama came to us with her 7 pups (6 girls and 1 boy). She was a great mom and now it's her time to find a happily ever after. We've been working on helping her come out of her shell and she's incredibly sweet. After assessing her eyes, it was determined that the best course of action, to help her live a pain free life, was to remove both eyes. She follows the sound of your voice, is very appreciative of a nice bath, and would benefit from a home with routine and another dog to show her the way. Initially, she was a bit of an escape artist, hence her name Houdini, but after so many changes, we couldn't quite blame her. Dini will be spayed prior to adoption. Here's some tips for living with a blind dog: http://www.peteducation.com/article.cfm?c=2+2085&aid=3620 Serious inquiries only. You must submit a non-binding application to meet this special girl http://www.kninerescue.com/info/adoption
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    • Cocker Spaniel Dog For Adoption in Brookeville, MD

      Larry (XPOST...

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      Breed: Cocker Spaniel
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: Brookeville, MD
      Posted Breed: Cocker Spaniel. Larry, a beautiful blue-eyed purebred Cocker Spaniel, would do best in a smaller household without children. Despite his looks, he is not a cuddler or 'hold me, hug me' type of dog. He is strong willed and has spent the last 2 years with a foster who has been smoothing out his rough edges. He has made great progress but will always need a strong and consistent leader to help keep him secure, comfortable, and happy. He likes the company of other dogs. This is a courtesy crosspost. You must email corinnemariep@hotmail.com for more information.
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