Nugget - Chihuahua / Terrier / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Chihuahua Mix Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

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Organization Name: Field of Dreams Rescue
Location: VACAVILLE, CA 95688
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(707) 624-6660


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Breed: Chihuahua Mix
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Nugget

Age: Adult
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 11/30/2016
Location: VACAVILLE, CA 95688
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Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Energy Level Moderate
Activity Level Moderately Active
Exercise Needs Moderate
Other
  • Apartment Appropriate
  • Leash Trained
  • Crate Trained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Play with Toys
  • Likes to Be in Your Lap
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Obedient
  • Playful
  • Affectionate
  • Eager to Please
  • Even-Tempered
  • Gentle
  • Goofy
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Nugget is such a cutie! About 5lbs, small brown scruffy Chihuahua mix male. He's about 2 years old, great with other dogs, just wants to be loved and know who he wants to belong to! Great addition to a family, single or active senior that wants a love bug to shuttle around. crated at night, great in the car, shy when he first meets new people, will warm up and adjust with time and patience. Best in a home with older respectful children. Adoption donation $250, includes his neuter, rabies, dhpp vaccine, bordatella vaccine, microchip, heartworm test, heartgard, frontline.

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    • Doxie-Pin Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Rocky B.

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      Breed: Doxie-Pin
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Miniature Pinscher / Mixed (short coat). Hilarious 1 year old Terrier male! Awesome buddy for another active dog, active family with older kids, a runner, hiker, camper, if you want to do it, he'll be ready to rock "n" roll! Rocky is about 12lbs, typical terrier personality, feisty, funny and full of fun. Aloof with people he doesn't know, adores the people he does, Crated at night, walks on a leash, best suited with someone(s) that understand and embrace the "terrier" personality. Would not recommend Rocky B. as a first time dog. Rocky does have some barrier aggression when in a crate and when he feels threatened.. Adoption donation $250, includes his neuter, rabies, dhpp vaccine, bordatella vaccine, microchip, worming, frontline, heartworm test and heartgard. Appointments are available most days, dogs are held for SAME-DAY appointments only. Dogs are fostered in Vacaville, we do not transport or deliver dogs. All potential adopters must travel to vacaville to meet and potentially adopt dog. Please email fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com to make your appointment or if you have any questions. :) *Please be ready to adopt when making a appt., we do not hold dogs while you get ready/go on vacation etc. Dogs remain available until they are adopted. If you aren't ready to potentially take a dog home, please contact us when you are. :) This helps keep our available appointments /time productive. We never say a dog is housebroken, a new routine, environment, food, all lends itself very well to having a accident in the home. Please take any new dog regardless of age and act as if they are not housebroken. Barking/Digging: Any dog can be or become a barker, or digger if the behavior is allowed and not corrected. A dog can act one way in one home and a completely different way in another. Whining: The first few days in a new home, a adopted dog can become VERY upset, anxious and vocal. Every home they go into, there is a adjustment period that will need to be understood. We suggest "test"runs when you leave the dog alone. Make is short segments first and increase the time. This way the dog knows you are always coming back. Giving them something to keep themselves occupied with while you are away will help. BITING: Please do not EVER put your face in a newly adopted dogs face or take food/toys our of their mouth. This is the surest and fastest way to get bit. Especially children. Adopting a dog takes time, patience and a commitment from his/hers new family, please be prepared for ALL the ups and downs when bringing home a wonderful dog in need.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Astro

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Fun, happy Astro! Astro is around 16 lbs, about 2 years old. Sadly like most shelter dogs we have no history. Loves toys, running around the yard, showering you with attention. Could make excellent walking/running/hiking buddy, as well as a cuddle on the couch love-bug. He's up for it all! Crated at night, walks on a leash, Needs a yard and active family/single that wants a dog to have fun with. Currently untested with cats, but most likely will chase for fun. Appears to not shed, we think he may have some Yorkie in him. Adoption donation $350, includes his neuter, rabies, dhpp vaccine, bordatella vaccine, microchip, worming, heartworm test, heartgard. www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com Appointments are available most days, dogs are held for SAME-DAY appointments only. She is fostered in Vacaville, we do not transport or deliver dogs. All potential adopters must travel to vacaville to meet and potentially adopt dog. We never say a dog is housebroken, a new routine, environment, food, all lends itself very well to having a accident in the home. Please take any new dog regardless of age and act as if they are not housebroken. Barking/Digging: Any dog can be or become a barker, or digger if the behavior is allowed and not corrected. A dog can act one way in one home and a completely different way in another. Whining: The first few days in a new home, a adopted dog can become VERY upset, anxious and vocal. Every home they go into, there is a adjustment period that will need to be understood. We suggest "test"runs when you leave the dog alone. Make is short segments first and increase the time. This way the dog knows you are always coming back. Make sure they have something to keep themselves occupied with while you are away. BITING: Please do not EVER put your face in a newly adopted dogs face or take food/toys our of their mouth or position. This is the surest and fastest way to get bit. Especially children. Adopting a dog takes time, patience and a commitment from his/hers new family, please be prepared for ALL the ups and downs when bringing home a wonderful dog in need. :) Adoption contract on our website for preview.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Rusty

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed. Adorable and playful love bug! Just the best little dog ever! www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net So cute! This adorable happy little boy wants to be apart of a family! Loves all, very snuggly and playful, would make great companion to a family, single or another active dog. Rusty is around 2 years old, around 12lbs Fostered with kids, cats, dogs and farm animals, he is great with all! He is crated at night, walks on a leash, plays with toys. Great walking, running, hiking and cuddle buddy! Adoption donation $350, includes his neuter, Bordatella vaccine, DHPP Vaccine, heartworm test, heartgard, frontline, rabies, microchip, and worming. Appointments are available most days, dogs are held for SAME-DAY appointments only. Dogs are fostered in Vacaville, we do not transport or deliver dogs. All potential adopters must travel to vacaville to meet and potentially adopt dog. Please email fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com to make your appointment or if you have any questions. :) *Please be ready to adopt when making a appt., we do not hold dogs while you get ready/go on vacation etc. Dogs remain available until they are adopted. If you aren't ready to potentially take a dog home, please contact us when you are. :) This helps keep our available appointments /time productive. Adopting a dog takes time, patience and a commitment from his/hers new family, please be prepared for ALL the ups and downs when bringing home a wonderful dog in need. Adoption contract available for preview on our direct website www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net
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    • Dachshund-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Bobbie Sox

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      Breed: Dachshund-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Dachshund / Mixed. www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net Bobbie is adorable little butterball! Roughly 3 years old, 14lbs, found as a stray, sadly like most shelter dogs, we have no history. Bobbie warms up to woman, shy with new men, will need time to get adjusted. Bobbie could make wonderful addition to a family with older kids, single, couple or active senior looking for a buddy! We think she is a wired haired Terrier/Schnauzer mix of some sort. Bobbie gets along with other dogs for the most part, but would be best as a only child or a bigger dog (she likes to be bossy sometimes) ;) . Adoption donation $250,includes her spay, rabies, dhpp vaccine, microchip, worming, frontline, heartworm test, heartgard and frontline, and bordatella vaccine
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Bobby

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net GREAT FAMILY DOG! www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net Email; fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com Wonderful happy boy that just wants a home of her own! Bobby loves to play and cuddle, will blend to any type of family, whether you are bustling with kids and activity to a active senior looking for a companion and some laughs. Bobby is crate trained, loves walks, going for short runs, hikes, sitting on your lap and showering you with affection. Adoption donation $200, includes his neuter, rabies, microchip, dhpp shot ,worming, frontline, heatworm test, heartguard and Bordetella vaccine. Appointments are available most days, dogs are held for SAME-DAY appointments only. Dogs are fostered in Vacaville, we do not transport or deliver dogs. All potential adopters must travel to vacaville to meet and potentially adopt dog. Please email fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com to make your appointment or if you have any questions. :) *Please be ready to adopt when making a appt., we do not hold dogs while you get ready/go on vacation etc. Dogs remain available until they are adopted. If you aren't ready to potentially take a dog home, please contact us when you are. :) This helps keep our available appointments /time productive. We never say a dog is housebroken, a new routine, environment, food, all lends itself very well to having a accident in the home. Please take any new dog regardless of age and act as if they are not housebroken. Barking/Digging: Any dog can be or become a barker, or digger if the behavior is allowed and not corrected. A dog can act one way in one home and a completely different way in another. Whining/Anxiety: The first few days in a new home, a adopted dog can become VERY upset, anxious and vocal. Every home they go into, there is a adjustment period that will need to be understood. We suggest "test"runs when you leave the dog alone. Make is short segments first and increase the time. This way the dog knows you are always coming back. Make sure they have something to keep themselves occupied with while you are away. BITING: Please do not EVER put your face in a newly adopted dogs face or take food/toys our of their mouth or position. This is the surest and fastest way to get bit. Especially children. Adopting a dog takes time, patience and a commitment from his/hers new family, please be prepared for ALL the ups and downs when bringing home a wonderful dog in need.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Red Baron

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (short coat). So cute and such a funny boy! Loves to run around, play with other dogs, very loyal, loves his people. Just a fun cutie looking for a family to love him forever! 2 years old, around 11-12lbs. Could make great dog for a family, single, couple, or active senior. Red Baron is fine as a only dog, or could be paired with a non dominate canine. Adoption donation $350, includes his neuter, rabies, dhpp vaccine, bordatella vaccine, microchip, worming, frontline, heartworm test and heartgard.
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    • Italian Greyhound-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Sweet Sassy

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      Breed: Italian Greyhound-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Italian Greyhound / Terrier / Mixed (short coat). www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net Email; fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com Adorable and gentle little soul. Sweetie is a very gentle little love bug that just wants to know who she belongs to. Quiet when she meets new people, warms up with a happy smile, tail wag and affection. Wonderful addition to family (currently fostered in a home with 5 kids) single, or active senior. Sweetie was owner surrender into the shelter because of allergies, we have no other history on her, great off leash, hasn't had any accidents, but we advise families taking any new dog home to act as if they are not housebroken. She has a super short soft coat that makes her very cuddly, she loves being fussed over. Sassy enjoys quieter children and will prefer woman over men. Adoption donation $350, includes her spay, rabies, dhpp vaccine, bordatella vaccine, heartworm test, heartgard, frontline, microchip, worming, microchip and frontline. Email From her foster home: Hi Melissa! I've been meaning to send you an email, but all five kids got hit with the stomach flu, so it was crazy around here for a bit! Sweetie was so cute though.....cuddling with them and helping them feel better. She's doing great! She loves playing with our dog and they have become good buddies. She's eating well, playing hard, and getting lots of love and cuddles. When our kids are playing with our dog and Sweetie thinks our dog is getting too rough, Sweetie steps in and scolds her...it is so cute! I also plan on getting some pictures and video to you soon, now that we've all recovered! :) Hope you are doing well! Take Care, I just had to share this with you. Sassy loves all the kids but absolutely adores our three year old. Sassy will let her do anything!! Katelynn caries her around all day and sassy is never too far from her. There's a lot of love and patience in this sweet girl! Take care,
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    • Bulldog-Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      max

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      Breed: Bulldog-Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier / Bulldog / Mixed (short coat). www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net Email; fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com Beautiful and snuggly little guy! Full of wiggles and kisses! Housebroken, crated at night, doesn't jump on you, loves to snuggle, hanging out by your feet, loves car rides and playing in the yard. His little tail always wagging. :) Max instantly loves EVERY PERSON, he showers strangers as well as his family with affection, he is just too cute for words. Max has had a tough life, his face may have been kicked or hit by a car, its a little off center and he also favors one side on his hip. This does not hold him back, or seem to cause pain. He loves short walks, but mostly is a couch potato, eats great, just a happy soul that needs a happy ending. Max needs to be the only pet in a home. No cats or other dogs. He's great on walks, but doesn't want to share attention with fellow animals in the home. Max would make a excellent companion! Quiet, gentle, no drama in the house, accommodating, just a total joy. Always a smile on his face :) Adoption donation $200, includes his neuter, rabies, dhpp shot, worming, frontline, heartworm test, heartgard, microchip, Bordatella Vaccine. Appointments are available most days, dogs are held for SAME-DAY appointments only. Dogs are fostered in Vacaville, we do not transport or deliver dogs. All potential adopters must travel to vacaville to meet and potentially adopt dog. Please email fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com to make your appointment or if you have any questions. :) *Please be ready to adopt when making a appt., we do not hold dogs while you get ready/go on vacation etc. Dogs remain available until they are adopted. If you aren't ready to potentially take a dog home, please contact us when you are. :) This helps keep our available appointments /time productive. We never say a dog is housebroken, a new routine, environment, food, all lends itself very well to having a accident in the home. Please take any new dog regardless of age and act as if they are not housebroken. Barking/Digging: Any dog can be or become a barker, or digger if the behavior is allowed and not corrected. A dog can act one way in one home and a completely different way in another. Whining: The first few days in a new home, a adopted dog can become VERY upset, anxious and vocal. Every home they go into, there is a adjustment period that will need to be understood. We suggest "test"runs when you leave the dog alone. Make is short segments first and increase the time. This way the dog knows you are always coming back. Make sure they have something to keep themselves occupied with while you are away. BITING: Please do not EVER put your face in a newly adopted dogs face or take food/toys our of their mouth or position. This is the surest and fastest way to get bit. Especially children. Adopting a dog takes time, patience and a commitment from his/hers new family, please be prepared for ALL the ups and downs when bringing home a wonderful dog in need.
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    • Doxie-Pin Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Rocko

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      Breed: Doxie-Pin
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Miniature Pinscher / Dachshund / Mixed (short coat). www.fieldofdreamsrescue.net Email; fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com Rocko is a adorable 8lbs Doxi/Min Pin mix male! Found as a stray, we sadly have no history on him. Rocko has been a sweet little guy once he knows and trust his people. He wants someone to love, could be excellent as a companion for a active senior or couple that is looking for a love bug. Rocko doesn't like being picked up, so best in a home with no kids. Great in the car, on walks, hangs out in the house, gives you "moo moo" eyes for treats. Rocko in general gets along with other dogs, but prefers to be a only child. He isn't too keen on sharing food with other dogs. So far no issues with cats. Adoption donation $150, includes his neuter, rabies, dhpp vaccine, heartworm test, heartgard, frontline, microchip and worming. Senior discount available Appointments are available most days, dogs are held for SAME-DAY appointments only. Dogs are fostered in Vacaville, we do not transport or deliver dogs. All potential adopters must travel to vacaville to meet and potentially adopt dog. Please email fieldofdreamsrescue1@gmail.com to make your appointment or if you have any questions. :) *Please be ready to adopt when making a appt., we do not hold dogs while you get ready/go on vacation etc. Dogs remain available until they are adopted. If you aren't ready to potentially take a dog home, please contact us when you are. :) This helps keep our available appointments /time productive. We never say a dog is housebroken, a new routine, environment, food, all lends itself very well to having a accident in the home. Please take any new dog regardless of age and act as if they are not housebroken. Barking/Digging: Any dog can be or become a barker, or digger if the behavior is allowed and not corrected. A dog can act one way in one home and a completely different way in another. Whining: The first few days in a new home, a adopted dog can become VERY upset, anxious and vocal. Every home they go into, there is a adjustment period that will need to be understood. We suggest "test"runs when you leave the dog alone. Make is short segments first and increase the time. This way the dog knows you are always coming back. Make sure they have something to keep themselves occupied with while you are away. BITING: Please do not EVER put your face in a newly adopted dogs face or take food/toys our of their mouth or position. This is the surest and fastest way to get bit. Especially children. Adopting a dog takes time, patience and a commitment from his/hers new family, please be prepared for ALL the ups and downs when bringing home a wonderful dog in need.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in VACAVILLE, CA

      Penny

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: VACAVILLE, CA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Great family dog or for a active single! Penny is around 3 years old, about 12lbs, shy with new people, Will need a gentle family/single/couple that will give her the time and patience to adjust to a new home. Great with other dogs, has not been a barker, crated at night, currently learning how to walk on a leash. Adoption donation $350, includes her spay, rabies, dhpp vaccine, bordatella vaccine, microchip, heartworm test, heartgard, frontline and worming.
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