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Cher - Rat Terrier (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Rat Terrier Dog For Adoption in Social Circle, GA, USA

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Date Listed: 04/07/2017
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Organization Name: Pound Puppies N Kittens, Inc.
Location: Social Circle, GA
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Breed: Rat Terrier
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Cher

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: White with Black
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 04/07/2017
Location: Social Circle, GA 30025
USA
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Tags: Rat Terrier Dog For Adoption in Social Circle, GA, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Rat Terrier (short coat). Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200$ adoption fee All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.

Rat Terrier

A.K.A. : American Rat Terrier
Overview: The Rat Terrier comes in three sizes: toy, medium and standard. The breed is used for either hunting or as a companion.
Breed Group: Terrier
Weight (lbs): 4-35
Height (in): 8-23
Colors: red and white, tricolor, brindle, blue and white, black and tan
Coat: The coat is short and smooth
Character: The Rat Terrier is alert, energetic and loyal.
Temperament: The Rat Terrier does well with other pets and children, if raised with them as puppies. They are friendly with strangers.
Care: The coat only needs an occasional brushing. Bathe only when needed.
Training: The Rat Terrier can be stubborn and resistant to training. Start obedience classes early and be consistent with training for best results.
Activity: This breed is energetic and needs regular exercise in the yard and on a leash.
Country of Origin: Afghanistan
Life Expectancy: 15-18

More About Rat Terrier Breed
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      Lucy Lou

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Cattle Dog / Mixed. Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200.00 Adoption fee Lucy Lou is approximately 2 years old and 47 lbs. She is great with other dogs and loves to play! She is a medium energy dog that is currently recovering from knee surgery. Lucy is also housetrained. She loves to go for walks and cuddle on the couch and watch TV. She also has beautiful eyes! She is looking for her forever family. Come meet her! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Dexter

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      Breed: Pembroke Welsh Corgi-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Corgi / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200$ adoption fee Dexter is the sweetest guy! He loves people and is dog friendly. Dexter loves to play and go for walks. He is also crate trained. He is a tiny little guy with lots of love to give and he is searching for his forever family! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Eddie

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200.00 adoption fee. This is Eddie or Edward when you have to tell him you need a minute alone. He's ridiculously sweet tempered. He's such a handsome boy with that beautiful, soft brown brindle coat. Eddie loves everyone! He is great with other dogs and cats. He is also house trained. He is such a beautiful boy who would make wonderful addition to any family. All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Minnie

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      Breed: Miniature Pinscher-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Miniature Pinscher / Mixed. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200.00 Adoption fee Minnie is an adorable small girl. She is dog friendly and LOVES people. She loves to play with her friends, chase tennis balls and likes to go on walks. She walks well on a leash and is crate trained. Come meet Minnie!! She would make a great addition to your family. All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Cubbie

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      Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier (short coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200.00 adoption fee This is Cubbie. She's a sweet, mild mannered smallish girl. She's not the best with other dogs and we are working on that but for now, she'd prefer to be an only dog. She learns fast and she's doing great in training. She is house trained, crate trained and good with kids and loves to play with toys. Would not do well in a home with cats. She loves to snuggle and has lots of energy! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Pancake

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      Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier / Mixed (long coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200.00 adoption fee. This is Pancake. Pancake hugs! Just meet him and you'll see what we mean! He's so soft and loveable! This dog embodies what it means to me man's (or woman's) best friend. He's a loveable, squishy, playful young man who has the softest fur and the best temperament!! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Zoey

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer (short coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org Adoption Fee $200 Zoey is a 4 year old female boxer. She loves to snuggle under the covers, especially when there is a storm because she is afraid of thunder and lightning. She is housetrained, obeys sit, go out (will use a doggy dog), LOVES TO PLAY BALL, she knows the words play, ball, stop, treat, eat and shakes paws! Zoey is an owner surrender from Walton County Animal Control. She is currently in a foster home where she is doing well and she still seems to be confused about her situation. At animal control, she kept looking towards the door as if she was waiting for her owner and she still does so at her foster home. She was given up due to her jealousy issues around other dogs. Because of this, she would do best as an only pet. Add this stunning, sweet, and fantastically well trained pup to your family today! Free 30 Minute Consultation with Joyce Keeton, owner of The Dog Spot, with every PPNK dog adoption! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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    • Plott Hound-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Social Circle, GA, USA

      Daisey

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      Breed: Plott Hound-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Plott Hound / Mixed (short coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200.00 adoption fee. Meet Daisy Mae, she is a beautiful girl with lots of love to give. She loves attention from her foster family and makes us laugh with her goofy personality. Gets along great with all dogs. Great with kids! Will do best in a fenced yard where she can run and play with her new family!She is very high energy So would probably do better with older kids. She is crate trained, walks/runs on a leash very well. She is house trained for the most part. She doesn't have free roam in the house but doesn't have accidents where she does have roam.. She LOVES treats and has learned how to sit, stay, come, high five, leave it, catch, and play dead. You will fall in love when you meet Daisy Mae All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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      Elena

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      Breed: Boxer-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Shepherd / Boxer / Mixed (short coat). Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org 200$ adoption fee Elena is a wonderful dog. She is house trained and loves to play! She loves people, kids and other dogs. She is ok with cats under supervision because she can sometimes play too rough with them. She loves her foster family but she is looking for her perfect forever family! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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    • Mutt Dog For Adoption in Social Circle, GA, USA

      Van

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Mixed (medium coat). Please contact Kelly (kellypatriciamorgan@gmail.com) for more information about this pet. Application is required - Please go to www.ppnk.org Adoption fee is sponsored Van is a 2 year old male Australian Cattle dog mix. He is the friendliest little guy, who loves to sit by your side when you aren't out on a walk or playing in the yard. He has a sweet temperament and loves to learn. He is extremely smart and agile-so he can escape any chain link fence in a matter of seconds. However, he walks great on a leash and does fine in wood fencing as well. Submit an application to add this great dog to your family! Also, ask about our sleepover policy--available for all dogs six months and older! Free 30 minute consultation with Joyce Keeton, owner and trainer at the Dog Spot in Loganville, when you adopt any Pound Puppy! All our animals receive professional veterinary attention including spay/neuter, testing, vaccination, deworming, food and shelter. We only rescue from Animal Control and cannot accept lost, hurt or unwanted pets from individuals. We are a licensed non-profit no-kill shelter.
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