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Sheena - Rhodesian Ridgeback / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix Dog For Adoption in Lago Vista, TX, USA

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Date Listed: 05/27/2017
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Organization Name: Lifelong Friends Pet Adoptions
Location: Lago Vista, TX
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Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Sheena

Age: Senior
Color/Markings: Tan
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 05/27/2017
Location: Lago Vista, TX 78645
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Tags: Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix Dog For Adoption in Lago Vista, TX, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Likes to Vocalize Some
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs No
OK with Cats No
Energy Level Moderate
Activity Level Moderately Active
Exercise Needs Moderate
Fence Required 6 foot
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
Owner Experience Required Species
Other
  • Yard Required
  • Apartment Appropriate
  • Leash Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
Personality
Personality Characteristics
  • Obedient
  • Eager to Please
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback / Mixed (short coat). Sheena was born around September 2007. Sheena is a beautiful light brown Rhodesian Ridgeback. She is housebroken, doesn't chew and has been professionally trained. She even has a CD to show off her skills! She has a medium activity level and enjoys going for walks, playing at the lake and going for car rides. Sheena is very affectionate, playful and sweet and is good with kids and adults. The only things Sheena does not like are crates and other dogs. Sheena completed her basic obedience training at Starmark Animal Behavior Center in Hutto, Texas. If interested in adopting Sheena please fill out application at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Please note we only adopt in Texas and all family members must meet Sheena prior to approval.

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      Sandy

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Mixed (short coat). Sandy is currently enrolled in a 3 month obedience training course. She will not be available for adoption until she graduates in November. Sandy was born around December 2012. She is a very intelligent heeler mix. She is food motivated and figures out pretty quick what you are trying to teach her. She keeps her kennel very clean on the inside. She enjoys chewing on nylabones and snuggling on a soft blanket. If interested in adopting Sandy please fill out application at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Please note we only adopt in Texas and all family members must meet Sandy prior to approval.
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      Dexter

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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). Dexter is currently enrolled in a 3 month obedience training class. He will not be available for adoption until he graduates in November. My name is Dexter and I was born around August 2012. I am energetic and would make a great running buddy. I love to rough house with other dogs. I am also leash trained and love to go for walks. If interested in adopting me please fill out form at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Please note I can only be adopted in Texas and all family members must meet me before approval.
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      Spunky

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Shepherd / Mixed (short coat). Spunky was born around December 2016. As her name implies she is full of energy and loves to chew, chase and wrestle. If interested in adopting Spunky please fill out information form at lifelongfriends.org. You must live in Texas to adopt Spunky and all family members must meet her before being approved.
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      Clara Bell

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Hound / Mixed (short coat). Clara Bell is a sweet, long legged hound mix. She was born around June 2013. She has a gentle temperment and loves people. If interested in adopting Clara Bell please fill out information form at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Please note we only adopt within Texas and all family members must meet Clara Bell before approval.
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      Charity

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever (short coat). Charity is a beautiful black Labrador Retriever who was born in February 2009. She is housebroken and crate trained. Charity is a sweet girl that gets along well with other dogs. She was in a home but the owner accepted a new job and had to travel. If interested in adopting Charity please fill out our application at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Please note we only do adoptions in Texas and all family members must meet Charity prior to approval.
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    • German Shepherd Dog-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Lago Vista, TX, USA

      Colt

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      Breed: German Shepherd Dog-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: German Shepherd Dog / Mixed (medium coat). Colt is a playful, sweet and loveable dog who was born around December 2009. He is a bit shy around new people but once you get to know him he is a sweetheart. He prefers a home without young children due to sudden moves which frighten him. He would love a family that will take him on regular walks and love him forever. If interested in adopting Colt please fill out our application at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Please note we only adopt in Texas and all family members must be available to meet Colt prior to approval.
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    • Australian Shepherd Dog For Adoption in Lago Vista, TX, USA

      Hadlee

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      Breed: Australian Shepherd
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Australian Shepherd (short coat). Hadlee is a sweet and loveable Australian Shepherd who was born around April 2011. She is a playful girl who would love an active family. Her coat is a beautiful mix of tan, black, and white colors. She needs a home that can take her on walks and has the time, and commitment for her. She recently had training at Triple Crown Academy and did great! Hadlee is crate trained and enjoys playing with other dogs. Hadlee needs a home (not an apartment) that has a 6 foot privacy fenced yard so that she can run around and play with her human family and dogs. If interested in adopting Hadlee please fill out application at www.lifelongfriends.org/adoptions. Note that we only adopt in Texas and all family members must meet Hadlee prior to approval.
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      Pickles

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      Breed: Chinese Shar-Pei-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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      Oreo

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
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      Oliver

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      Breed: Chiweenie
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
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