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Hillary - German Shepherd Dog / Cattle Dog / Mixed (medium coat) Dog For Adoption
German Shepherd Dog Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

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Date Listed: 03/08/2016
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Organization Name: EMMY'S HOPE RESCUE
Location: Tomball, TX
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Breed: German Shepherd Dog Mix
Gender: Female Female
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Hillary

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Black
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 03/08/2016
Location: Tomball, TX 77377
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Tags: German Shepherd Dog Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Medium
Grooming Needs Moderate
Likes to Vocalize Some
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
Energy Level Moderate
Activity Level Slightly Active
Exercise Needs Moderate
Fence Required 6 foot
Obedience Training Needs Training
Owner Experience Required Breed
Other
  • Yard Required
  • Crate Trained
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Timid
  • Intelligent
  • Gentle
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found Yes
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Cattle Dog / Mixed (medium coat). Hillary and her buddy, Tom were found in a Tomball church parking lot. She wasn't wearing a collar or ID tags. No "LOST" signs were posted in the nearby neighborhoods. Hillary has scars on her face, indicating that her former life was not an easy one. She is learning to accept affection from her caregivers. Hillary remains somewhat timid and cautious until she becomes comfortable. Hillary needs that special person who has patience and love to share with her. She deserves the second chapter of her life to be as special as she is Estimated Birthdate: September, 2010 Approximate weight: 48 lbs. If you would like to meet Hillary please call or text Stephanie at: 281-622-6549

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    • Chiweenie Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Chip

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      Breed: Chiweenie
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Chip and his 3 siblings were owner surrendered to Emmy's Hope Rescue at five weeks of age, along with their parents. Chip quickly found a family that wanted to adopt him but after only a short time, he jumped out of the man's arms, fracturing his front leg. When his broken leg required expensive surgery and a lengthy recovery, the family returned Chip to Emmy's Hope Rescue. Little Chip made a complete recovery and you would never know he had leg surgery. He was soon adopted by a second family and settled in nicely with another little dog, that became his playmate and companion. But just shy of a year, Chip's human mama got a new job that required long hours and travel, so again Chip was returned to Emmy's Hope. Shortly after being returned to the Rescue, Chip began favoring and licking the leg that he had broken as a puppy. He was taken back to the vet that performed the surgery and it was determined that he is allergic to the metal implants that were used to repair his fracture. Presently, we are taking donations to raise the funds needed to surgically remove the implants in Chip's right leg. Chip is shy and cautious in new situations and when he first meets a unknown human. He is well behaved and good in the house and does well with a buddy / companion dog. He plays well with other small dogs, likes cats and loves to be with his special humans. Chip has waited a long time to find his special FOREVER family. Estimated birth date: August 2015 Approximate weight: 13 lbs. If you would like to meet Chip, please call or text Stephanie at 281-622-6549. *** ADOPTION CRITERIA *** YOU MUST: 1. Live in the Houston area (no more than an hour's drive away). 2. Be 21 years or older. 3. Have a fenced yard. 4. Have at least 2 years of good vet history, with current and / or past pets, including: annual Rabies and DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parvo, Parainfluenza) vaccinations, annual heart worm test and using a monthly heartworm preventative.
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Trooper

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Trooper was fending for himself for a couple of months in a Tomball apt. complex. He was being fed and watered by a kind lady living in the apts. Trooper was wearing a collar with a tag / phone number. Several of the apt. residents called the number on his tag and left messages to tell the family where Trooper was but sadly, no one came to get him. Trooper is a happy-go-lucky, full of energy little guy! He loves to play with other dogs and is friendly with cats too. He would love to be part of an active family and would be great with kids, so he could to run and play all the time. Estimated birthdate: June 2015 Approximate weight: 10 lbs. If you are interested in meeting Trooper, please text or call Stephanie at: 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and use a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Dachshund Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Wonder - SPE...

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      Breed: Dachshund
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund (short coat). Wonder was found wandering on the streets in a neighborhood. He does require special care due to the fact that he is blind and deaf. But don't let that fool you, he has a nose of a bloodhound. It doesn't take anytime at all before he can navigate his surroundings, thanks to his trusty nose. However, look out cats! Stay out of his way. He is looking for a special family that can accept his special needs. He has so much love to give and just needs some in return. Estimated birthdate - March 2009. Approximate weight - 19 lbs. If you would like to meet Wonder, please call or text Stephanie at: 281-622-6549. Experienced pet owners only. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have at least 2 years of good vet history with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and using a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Happy

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat). Happy has been in and out of several homes since he was a tiny puppy. His first owner listed him on Craigslist. His third owner found him wearing the second owner's ID tags, but they did not want him anymore. Happy was surrendered to Emmy's Hope Rescue because his last family was moving out of the country and could not take him. Happy is good with cats and he likes to run and play outside with other little dogs his size. When playtime is over and he is called inside, he comes right away. He is very good about going back inside his kennel, in fact he considers it his safety zone. Happy enjoys being petted but does not really like to sit in your lap but rather prefers sitting beside you. Little Happy is hoping that one day he will find a stable family that will love and keep him forever. Estimated birthdate - Jan. 2012. Estimated weight - 12 lbs. If you would like to meet Happy, please call or text Stephanie at 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and use a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Bojangles

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      Breed: Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Jack Russell Terrier / Terrier / Mixed (medium coat). Bojangles was found running down the edge of Hwy. 105, wearing a thick chain tightly around his neck, dragging a smaller tie-out chain behind him. The chain around his neck was so tight; it had to be cut off. It seems that Bojangles may have had very little socialization with other dogs prior to being rescued. He craves human attention, loving to crawl into your lap and be petted. He is learning how to socialize and be appropriate with other dogs. He particularly dislikes big male dogs and prefers female dogs. He would probably do best in a home where he would be the only dog or, maybe another female dog. No first time dog owners please. Bojangles will need an experienced dog owner who has the time and patience to work with him. Estimated birthdate: August 2013 Approximate weight: 23 lbs. If you would like to meet Bojangles, please text or call Stephanie at: 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have at least 2 years of good vet history with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and using a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Wally

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Wally and his companion dog were found very late at night, behind a dumpster, on a Walmart parking lot. Apparently, the two dogs had been dumped because they both stayed near the dumpster, as if waiting for someone to come back and get them. Neither was wearing a collar or ID tags, nor were they microchipped. Wally tested heartworm positive but has successfully completed the three month heartworm treatment. He is now ready to find his forever home. Wally is a sweet little dog but somewhat shy with unfamiliar humans, at first. After he gets to know you, he loves attention and wants to be near you. He is friendly with other dogs and likes to run and play outside with his canine friends. He is also friendly with cats. Estimated birthdate: May 2014 Approximate weight: 12 lbs. If you are interested in meeting Wally, please text or call Stephanie at: 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heartworm testing and use a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Chiweenie Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Buddy

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      Breed: Chiweenie
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Dachshund / Mixed (short coat). Little Buddy was found wandering the streets of a New Caney neighborhood. A concerned resident took him in to keep him safe while she tried to find his family. But Buddy was not wearing a collar with ID tags, not microchipped, not recognized by any of the neighbors and no one posted any LOST DOG signs in the area. After a couple of weeks, Buddy was turned over to Emmy's Hope Rescue. Buddy is a little shy with unfamiliar people at first but soon warms up. He is quick to make friends with other dogs and loves to run and play. He's also fine with cats. Buddy likes to play with toys or sit close to his favorite human. Estimated birthdate: Sept. 2014 Approximate weight: 7 lbs. If you are interested in meeting Buddy, please text or call Stephanie at: 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and use a monthly HW preventative. .
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    • Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Casey

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua (short coat). Little Casey was rescued from the side of a busy road after he was thrown from a car in a cardboard box. Luckily he was not hurt. Casey is a little shy when he first meets a new human or dog but soon warms up and is ready to run and play. He gets along with cats too. Estimated birth date: June 2014 Approximate weight: 9 lbs. If you would like to meet Casey, please call or text Stephanie at 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and use a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Chug Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      Amos & Andy ...

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      Breed: Chug
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Pug / Mixed. Amos and his brother, Andy were found huddled together, outside a kind lady's door, in a Tomball apartment complex. This nice lady and her friends cared for the two little dogs while they looked for their owners but sadly, without any identification tags or microchips, their family could not be found. When the apartment manager told them they could no longer keep Amos and Andy, the ladies contacted Emmy's Hope Rescue. Amos and Andy are both very sweet dogs, always wagging their tails and happy. Amos has long hair and Andy has short hair but both are black with some white on their muzzles. These little brothers are best friends and like to snuggle up and sleep together. They are friendly with people and love to climb up in your lap to be petted. They are OK with cats and like to run and play outside with other small dogs. Unfortunately, Amos and Andy both have extremely bowed back legs which make their gates awkward and clumsy. It is believed that their legs were bowed at birth. Estimated birth date: October 2012 Approximate weights: Amos - 9 lbs. Andy - 8 lbs. If you would like to meet these sweet brothers, please text or call Stephanie at 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heartworm testing and use a monthly HW preventative.
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    • Chihuahua-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Tomball, TX, USA

      TuTu and Fre...

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      Breed: Chihuahua-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Terrier / Chihuahua / Mixed (medium coat). TuTu and Freckles were born at a dog groomer's shop in Porter, Texas, shortly after their mama was left for a grooming appointment but never picked up. The groomer kenneled the puppies and mama dog for about 9 months before surrendering them to Emmys Hope Rescue, asking that good homes be found. Since being in foster care, little TuTu and Freckles are learning to socialize with other dogs and people. They are working on house training as well. These two sweet little pups just need a family that has the time, patience and love to continue with potty training, as well as socialization. Estimated birth date: February 2016 Approximate weights: TuTu - 12 lbs. Freckles - 11 lbs. If you would like to meet TuTu and Freckles, please call or text Stephanie at 281-622-6549. *** CRITERIA for adopting from EHR*** YOU MUST: 1. Be 21 years or older. 2. Have a fenced yard. 3. Have a good vet record with current and / or past pets - annual vaccinations, heart worm testing and use a monthly HW preventative.
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