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Bonnie Belle - Pointer / Bluetick Coonhound / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Bluetick Coonhound-Pointer Mix Dog For Adoption in Shaw AFB, SC, USA


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Date Listed: 03/06/2016
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Breed: Bluetick Coonhound-Pointer Mix
Gender: Female Female

Bonnie Belle

Age: Young
Color/Markings: White with Black
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 03/06/2016
Location: Shaw AFB, SC, 29152
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Tags: Bluetick Coonhound-Pointer Mix Dog For Adoption in Shaw AFB, SC, USA

Bluetick Coonhound-Pointer Mix Dog For Adoption in Shaw AFB, SC, USA

Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Grooming Needs Low
Shedding Amount Moderate
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Energy Level Low
Activity Level Slightly Active
Exercise Needs Moderate
Fence Required Any Type
Obedience Training Has Basic Training
  • Yard Required
  • Leash Trained
  • Housetrained
  • Good in a Car
  • Likes to Play with Toys
Personality Characteristics
  • Playful
  • Affectionate
  • Eager to Please
  • Intelligent
  • Even-Tempered
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No

Posted Breed: Pointer / Bluetick Coonhound / Mixed (short coat). Bonnie Belle is a very special dog and needs a very special adoptive family. Bonnie came into our rescue with hip dysplasia and had been accidentally stepped on which causes her knee ro become deformed. But despite the pain, Bonnie is sweet and loving. She loves people! She is so sweet and loves toys. She would do well in a family with older children, not that she has EVER done anything to a small child, we only know how she is with children 6 years and up. The best comfort level for her would possibly be only dog or only one other dog in the family. She doesn't want to be stepped on again. She is heartworm negative. Utd on shots and spayed. She has been in a wonderful foster home and is needing to find her forever home. Hopefully one who has the financial means to provide the surgery she needs. Our estimates were over $500 and our fundraising efforts have failed her as Sumter has a depressed economy. She is around 3-4 years old. If interested contact us on Facebook or on our website for an adoption application. Please help us get this sweet girl back to full function and no pain and placed in a great family! Her adoption fee is not set as we really need to get her surgery completed. A home visit and vet reference is required.

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