Chip - Chihuahua / Mixed Dog For Adoption
Chihuahua Mix Dog For Adoption in Springville, NY

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Date Listed: 01/10/2016
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Organization Name: Sadie's Safe Harbor Canine Rescue
Location: Springville, NY 14141
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Breed: Chihuahua Mix
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Chip

Age: Senior
Color/Markings: Black
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 01/10/2016
Location: Springville, NY 14141
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Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed. See Chip's HomepageGo to our official websiteYou can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.Hey Chihuahua fans! Meet Chip, a special little senior chi mix. He loves belly rubs, going for walks, and napping by your side. Whether it's a day lounging at home or riding in the car to an adventure, he wants to be with his people! It takes a bit of time for him to trust someone, but once he does he's a wonderful, sweet, lovable, and loyal companion. Chip needs a forever home where he'll get plenty of TLC and knows he's safe and loved. Chip is around 10 years old, 11 pounds, is house trained, crate trained, excellent on a harness and leash, knows basic commands, understands many common words, and great in the car. He can learn to co-exist with other animals if they give him plenty of personal space, but he prefers the company of people. He would do best in a home without other pets, or possibly one or two other mellow pets. He loves children, but needs supervision with them (like any dog does) to ensure positive interactions. He will have to be given an affordable arthritis medication as needed. Chip is up to date on all vetting, including vaccines, de-worming, flea prevention, heart worm prevention, and is neutered. His adoption fee is $175. Apply to adopt at www.sadiesrescue.org

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    • Rottweiler-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Springville, NY

      Tinkerbell

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      Breed: Rottweiler-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Springville, NY
      Posted Breed: Hound / Rottweiler / Mixed (medium coat). Check out Tinkerbell, or as her foster family calls her Bella! She is a 6 month old rottie/hound mix looking for her furever home. She is house trained and crate trained. Bella is working hard to learn all of her basic commands and does great walking on a leash! She loves to play with her canine foster brother and sister as well as her human brothers. She is being fostered in a home with cats and Bella ignores them. Bella loves to play fetch with her ball and when she is all tired out, she wants nothing more than to snuggle and give kisses to her human companions. Tinkerbell is spayed, microchipped and up to date with vaccinations. Apply to adopt Tinkerbell at www.sadiesrescue.org
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    • Border Collie-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Springville, NY

      Lyla

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      Breed: Border Collie-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Springville, NY
      Posted Breed: Border Collie / Mixed. Hi people, I'm Lyla! I'm 10 months old and I still have all my puppy energy (or maybe that's my border collie energy, we're not really sure). Since I have lots of energy, I LOVE to go to doggie day care with my foster brother. When we're not at doggie day care we're wrestling in the house or running around in the yard. I like to get all my energy out so I can cuddle with you on the couch before sleeping through the night with you in the human bed. After I warm up to you, I love everyone I meet! But I run fast and jump kind of high, so I might be too much for small kids. I have a little bit of anxiety in the crate, but that's just because I love to be with my humans so much, I don't want you to leave me behind! When I have to stay home alone I get a frozen peanut butter bone in my crate to keep me busy. I love peanut butter bones! I would love to have a four legged sibling so we can play like my foster brother plays with me now. We have so much fun together! I briefly met a cat the other day and she really didn't interest me much. Lyla is up to date on vaccinations, spayed and on flea and heartworm prevention. Lyla is available for adoption at www.sadiesrescue.org.
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    • Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Springville, NY

      Betty

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      Breed: Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Senior
      Location: Springville, NY
      Posted Breed: Jack Russell Terrier / Mixed. Hi my name is Betty! I am about 14 years old but I feel 9! Actually the vet says I look really good for a lady my age. I am looking for my perfect retirement home, someplace to relax by the heater in a nice cozy bed, lay on your lap while you rub my ears and I fall asleep! Oh, and also someone to serve me meals and give me snacks. I am temporarily living in a foster home with my foster mom and canine and feline foster siblings; I am good with other dogs and cats. I love them all but want a bed of my own and people of my own! Because of my age I do have cataracts and can't see very well, but this doesn't bother me one bit... just give me a few days and I'll have the layout of your house down pat. I am house trained, but do need to go outside frequently (my bladder isn't what it used to be). Please send my foster mom an application! Any questions about me, you can email rescuemesadie@gmail.com and she will be more than happy to talk to you. I am up to date on vaccines, deworming, flea prevention, and heart worm testing and prevention. I also had a recent teeth cleaning and extractions. Apply to adopt at www.sadiesrescue.org
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