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Dot (aka Dottie West) - Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Chihuahua Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA

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Date Listed: 11/29/2016
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Organization Name: Animal Compassion Team of California
Location: Fresno, CA
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Breed: Chihuahua Mix
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Dot (aka Dottie West)

Age: Senior
Color/Markings: Black with White
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 11/29/2016
Location: Fresno, CA 93725
USA
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Tags: Chihuahua Mix Dog For Adoption in Fresno, CA, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids No
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Activity Level Not Active
Other
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Hi there, my name is Dottie West, but everyone calls me Dot for short or DotDot for fun. I'm such a pretty little diva, you can tell by the way I prance. I'm a mature lady that knows what she wants. I love to take long naps in my bed when my people are off hunting for that delicious canned food (it sure takes them a while). I don't like to use my voice much, but when I do, I expect full attention. It does not take much to make me content. I love food, I love being scratched, I love my personal stairs to my king size bed, and did I mention I love food! Not to sound conceited or anything, but you must know that I have the best smile. Even though my knees aren't what they used to be, I love to run around and dance- especially for breakfast, lunch, and dinner! And don't worry, I will never let you forget when it's time for my meals. I have some fury roommates that I have allowed to nap along side me. We all coexist nicely. We share some of the same interests like food and naps. I am a very polite dinner guest; I will wait patiently until my roommates look away from their bowls to clean them. My roommates sometimes want to play with me so I let them keep trying and I will not be weak and give in . Remember, I am a princess, so I will only accept your offer if it comes with an inside only gold membership. I can be a little grumbly at first, but it is only so I can test your limits (to see if you can handle all this diva). Once you pass my tests I'm totally snuggly and loving. I am absolutely darling, and quite possibly, the cutest chihuahua in the entire world! {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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      Mr. Jack

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed. My name is Jack. I am a little guy weighing 2 lbs at almost 2 1/2 months old. I am small but I have a lot to give a family. I don't take up much room, so can I come and live with you? I love toys, other dogs and I can use a doggie door. If you are interested in me, please fill out an app and my foster mom will contact you. {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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      Mr. Romano

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed. My name is Mr Ramano. I am a sweet boy that loves toys and my siblings. I can even use a doggie door where I can do my business outside. I will be available this weekend so if you are looking for a cuddly guy, please fill out an app and my foster mom will get back to you. {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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      Miss Duffy

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). My name is Miss Darby. I am a sweet girl that loves toys and my siblings. I am great with kids and I can use a doggie door! My mom is an Apple head chihuahua and I never met my dad. I will be available this weekend so if you are looking for a cuddly girl, please fill out an app and my foster mom will get back to you. {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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      Mr. Darby

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Mr. Darby here! I am a sweet boy that loves toys and my siblings. I am great with kids and I can use a doggie door! I do my business outside. I will be available this weekend so if you are looking for a cuddly guy, please fill out an app and my foster mom will get back to you. {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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      Mr. Dirk

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Mr Dirk here! I am a sweet boy that loves toys and kids. You can't tell from the photo but I was born with a stubby tail! But man it wags when I am happy. I can also use a doggie door! I do my business outside. I will be available this weekend so if you are looking for a cuddly guy, please fill out an app and my foster mom will get back to you. {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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      Mr. Dustin

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
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      Jaxon Chi

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). This baby boy is ready for a family of his own. He is playful and full of fun! {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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      Pinky

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      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
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      Shawleen

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Hi my name is Shawleen and I am the sweetest girl. I was found on the side of the road with a severe back injury. I was in full body cast for 2 months and now I'm all better. I love chew toys and going on walks. I am potty trained and learning how to sit. I am still a bit cautious when I meet new people but my foster dad says I'm doing a lot better. Please fill out an application if I sound like the perfect puppy for you! {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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      Sassy

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Sassy is sweet, affectionate girl who just wants to play, cuddle, and be there to make you happy. She will be excited every time you walk thru the door and can't wait to curl up in your lap when you sit down to watch tv. She loves to play with her foster siblings. Her coat is long and is worry. Sassy's favorite past time is stealing your sock and running thru the house. She loves hearing her name & gets so excited when she hears "SASSY!" Sassy takes time to warm up. She would do best in a quiet environment without kids. She is protective of her person and she resource guards from other dogs, but not from her people. If you are interested in Sassy, please fill out an application and her foster mom will get back to you. {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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