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Rhodie Kerns - Chihuahua Dog For Adoption
Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

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Date Listed: 10/01/2016
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Organization Name: Animal Compassion Team of California
Location: Fresno, CA
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Breed: Chihuahua
Gender: Male Male
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Rhodie Kerns

Color/Markings: White with Tan, Yellow or Fawn
Availability Date: 10/01/2016
Location: Fresno, CA 93725
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Tags: Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA
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Altered Yes
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Was the Dog Found Yes
Where Found 93638
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Posted Breed: Chihuahua. Hi my name is Rhodie My foster Mom found me in the Road out in the country in Madera. I am happy she found me I was hungry and people kept yelling at me but no one stopped. When she stopped and opened her door I jumped in. Life is much better now. I know how to go potty outside. I like to play with my friends and to cuddle with my foster Mom. I walk well on a leash and I can sit for a treat. Mom is teaching me other things she said I am pretty smart. I am working on not chasing her cats it is hard they run I chase. I blame them. I love visiting the neighbors Mom takes me down so I can play with the little Boy. He is fun he runs around with me and gives me treats. {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65

Chihuahua

Overview: The Chihuahua is a tiny bundle of joy. Kids love him ' and for good reason. This breed seems always excited about something. They do best as an indoor dog, but they love to scamper around in the yard ' in suitable weather.
Breed Group: Toy
Weight (lbs): 6
Height (in): 6-9
Colors: Any.
Coat: Smooth with soft, glossy hair or long with soft straight or wavy coat and fringed ears.
Character: Chihuahuas are very intelligent little dogs that are much more brave than their small size suggests. They often bond with only one person.
Temperament: This breed usually lives with other dogs and cats very easily. Children should be taught how to play with this small dog as many try to treat it as a toy.
Care: The Chihuahua requires occasional grooming with a brush and comb. Trim claws and check teeth on a regular basis. Care of the long coat entails brushing 2 to 3 times a week.
Training: This breed is eager to learn, so don't let the small size deter you from properly training him.
Activity: Chihuahuas can typically get sufficient exercise by playing indoors.
Country of Origin: Mexico
Health Issue: This breed has a short nose and large eyes, which can cause some problems (e.g., wheezing, dry eye, glaucoma). They are prone to slipped stifle, gum problems, colds, stress, and rheumatism.
Life Expectancy: about 15 or more

More About Chihuahua Breed
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Casanova

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Wendy (Wendy@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. Aren't I handsome??? Can you believe I'm 7 years old??? I look really good huh? Atleast that's what everyone tells me! hehehe. I'm a happy dog and love to play. I get along great with other dogs my size. Big dogs scare me a little bit. I like kids also but I need sometime to get to know them first. I really like to be held. Give me a little time to get to know you (a few treats doesn't hurt) and I will be your most loyal companion. He would be very happy in a home that isn't too crazy but active is OK. Come down to the Sofia Center and meet me. I'd love to go home with you. If you would like to meet him, you can email his advocate at WendyK@animalcompassionteam or text at 559-246-3160 you can also click on this link to fill out the online application. http://bit.ly/adoptfromACT {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Dominique

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Joyce (joyce@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. Dom is a fun-loving little guy. He loves to romp and play with other dogs. He is sweet and affectionate. Dom has been available through ACT for over a year now. It is time he has a family of his own! Dom is turning out to be the agility super star in our Chihuahua Makeover classes. He doesn't have to be asked twice to jump over the obstacles! {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Honey

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Terrier / Mixed. Honey is an absolute love machine. A hugging kissing Queen. ARE YOU A SPECIAL PERSON LOOKING FOR A SPECIAL DOG?? If the answer is yes, then you NEED to meet sweet Honey!! Honey is a wonderful 5ish year old Terrier/Chihuahua mix girl. She just ABSOLUTELY ADORES all people-she loooves to be held, gives kisses and loves to cuddle. She just lights up whenever she sees someone:) She would be a perfect companion or best friend:) She likes other dogs, but is best with doggie friends her size or bigger. She loves to go for walks and wags her tail non-stop:) She has a common condition in her back legs called luxating patellas, which sometimes cause her some discomfort and stiffness. It doesn't affect her quality of life, and sure doesn't seem to phase her! You can call Brenda at 559-704-5894 or email brenda@animalcompassionteam.com for more info on Honey. {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Pablo

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Pablo is a sweet, delicate little soul looking for a gentle family to love him forever. He's a little shy at first, but with some patience and kind encouragement, he warms up just fine. Pablo loves to play with nice dogs his size (he lives with quite a few at our adoption center!) and once he feels comfortable, he's a little cuddle-bug! If you'd like to meet him, or for more information, contact Brenda at 559-704-5894 or email brenda@animalcompassionteam.com. {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Shih-Poo Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Benny Hill

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      Breed: Shih-Poo
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Poodle (Miniature) / Shih Tzu / Mixed (long coat). Hi I'm Benny hill my mommy calls me benny benny button. I am scared to meet new people and can bite. But once I trust you i'm the most trusting guy. my foster mommy can do everything with me and i would never bite her. I am crate trained because i pick on another timmed foster dog in my home. so I stay in my crate while my mommy is away. I love standing up on the bed and mommy tickles my belly and i flop on to my back then happily pop back up for more. My ideal home would be with someone who does not get visitors or lots of really doggie friendly ones. I've come really far in a short time but i still require human socialization. I WILL LOVE YOU IF YOU GIVE ME A CHANCE {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Sammy

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (long coat). Please contact Brenda (brenda@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. Hi! My name is Sammy and I can't wait to find my forever home, where I can relax next to my new person, and show them how much I love them! I get a little shy at first, but give me just a little time, patience, and love, and I will be your best friend forever! I would love to spend time with you, maybe relaxing and watching a movie together, or working in the yard...I have soo much love to give!! I am not a young whipper snapper, so my foster mommie says that I would do best in a home that is quiet and not too active...and I just don't seem to have the patience for the little ones, so probably best if the kids are out of the house:) You can call my foster mommie Brenda at 559-299-6364 or email brenda@animalcompassionteam.com for more info on me!!! {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Sasha - Chihuahua Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 08/11/2017

      Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Sasha

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua. Please contact Joyce (joyce@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. When you look into her eyes you know she has a story to tell. Sasha is a loving gentle girl that wants so badly to be the apple of your eye. She gets really nervous with new people but is always gentle and always caring. Sasha love to romp and play with the other dogs so will do really well in a multiple dog home. She can learn to have fun with humans too with time and patience. She crates like a dream..never a peep from her. Sasha is one of those rewarding dogs that if you give her the time, love, and patience she so desires...in return you will have a best friend for life. {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Dachshund-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Addie

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      Breed: Dachshund-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Joyce (joyce@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. Addie is a very special girl. She has a sensitive heart of gold and you will be really lucky if she trusts you enough to show you her silly side. Read her story here: http://kingsriverlife.com/05/18/the-circle-of-life-an-animal-rescue-adventure/ {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Cutie

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed. Please contact Brenda (brenda@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

      Sunkist

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Brenda (brenda@animalcompassionteam.com) for more information about this pet. {s3344code3031/} All animals adopted from ACT are spayed/neutered, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, and microchipped prior to adoption. Every pet adoption comes with a free health exam in the first two weeks, provided by Pet Medical Center, Fresno, http://petmedcenterfresno.com/ Adoption Fees: Dog Adoption Donation: $185 Cat Adoption Donation: $65
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