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Catahoula Leopard Dog Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

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Organization Name: Surry Animal Rescue
Location: Mount Airy, NC
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Breed: Catahoula Leopard Dog Mix
Gender: Male Male
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Chip

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: White with Brown or Chocolate
Size at Maturity: Medium
Availability Date: 03/07/2016
Location: Mount Airy, NC, 27030
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Catahoula Leopard Dog Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids Yes
OK with Dogs Yes
OK with Cats Yes
Activity Level Moderately Active
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Catahoula Leopard Dog / Mixed (short coat). Chip is a very special boy. He was found wandering around a neighborhood when he was only 8 weeks old. A vet exam revealed that Chip was both blind and deaf. It is remarkable that he was walking around alone and was not hurt or killed! Chip is now 1 year old. We know that he was born blind and deaf. He has been diagnosed with Merle Ocular Dysgenesis, a congenital disease which unfortunately has no treatment. Regardless of Chip's "disabilities" he is a happy, healthy and active dog. He uses his sense of touch and smell to navigate this world with ease! He is a true inspiration to us all! Chip is house-trained and leash trained. He does great with other dogs, but needs to be with dogs who can tolerate his playfulness and inability to notice if they are giving him signals to stop playing. Chip uses other dogs as his eyes and ears, so he needs another dog in his forever home. He enjoys being outside and does well with cats and older children. *FENCED YARD REQUIRED (no underground/invisible fences) If you are interested in adopting Chip, please fill out an application from our website.

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    • Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Buster

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). We think Buster is about 2 years old and around 45 pounds. He is a lab mix, maybe with Beagle. Buster has been chained up his whole life, but our volunteers have been keeping a close eye on him. They made sure he had a warm dog house with shavings and got him set up with a runner. He always had someone bringing him food and water with hopes that his owner would give him up. Our lucky day has arrived!!! Buster's owner has moved and left him for us to find a home for him. He is a very loving dog and always so excited to see everyone. Buster did great with the other dog that used to live there too. We are not sure how he is with cats or small animals. Buster has never been in a house so he will need work with house training. He was in a foster home for a couple of weeks but he was having issues with anxiety. He likes to be with his people so he is going to need someone that is home often and can work with his fears of being left alone again. He cannot wait to find a family that is going to care for him like he deserves. Please fill out an application if you would like to meet Buster.
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    • Lab-Pointer Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Romeo

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      Breed: Lab-Pointer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Labrador Retriever / Pointer / Mixed (short coat). Romeo is a 2 year old Lab/Pointer mix, he weighs 35.7 pounds. He is healthy as an ox and is ready to show all his love to an amazing family! He has been through a week of in house training with Maggie Hawks and did perfecto! Romeo is dog and cat friendly, he has been around children but not babies yet. We can't imagine he wouldn't be as sweet with them as he is with everyone else. This handsome boy has been in boarding since February, we moved him to a kennel where he gets a lot of attention but he really wants to have his own home. We never imagined he would have a hard time getting adopted. Romeo is such a fun, lovable boy. He will play fetch until his legs won't go anymore! He is food motivated and does well on a leash, but will need a place with a fenced yard with room to run. Please fill out an application from our website if you would like to meet Romeo.
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    • Boxer Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Maxwell

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      Breed: Boxer
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Boxer (short coat). Maxwell is a purebred Boxer, he will be 3 years old in May and weighs 57 pounds. He is Baxter's doggie brother. Max is the dominant of the two dogs but plays well with other dogs. He isn't good with cats but loves all humans. Max is very spoiled and loves to snuggle up on the couch with everyone. His current family loves him very much but they have to move and care for family that can't be around dogs. He eats rice and lamb food and treats because food with dyes in it make him itch. We would love to adopt Max and Baxter out together but we know that will be very hard. If you would like to meet Max please fill out an application from our website.
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    • Dachshund-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Haley & Dais...

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      Breed: Dachshund-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Dachshund / Mixed (short coat). Haley and Daisy are sisters, both are about 1 year old and they weigh 20-25 pounds each. Haley is the all black girl and Daisy is the brown one. They have short legs and long bodies. We think their mom was a dachshund but we don't have any idea who dad was. The girls have lived outside during the first year of their life so they will need work with housetraining. They would love to have a home together but we will adopt them separately in order to find their perfect homes. Please fill out an application at the link below if you would like to meet Haley and Daisy.
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    • Maltipoo Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Jake

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      Breed: Maltipoo
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Maltese / Poodle (Miniature) / Mixed (long coat). Hi I'm Jake, its nice to meet you. A little about me, let see.....I am 7 years young and I weigh 15.9 pounds. I was told I am a Maltipoo which is a cross between a Maltese and a Poodle. All I really know is that I am adorable!!! I had a home for 7 years but in the past couple years I developed a condition called Pancreatitis. I've never really said this out loud but when I get stressed or eat something I shouldn't I get diarrhea. My human mom tried to care for me but she said I would get better care in a different home. I understand that so I am waiting for my new people to come adopt me. I did go to a new home with two great people and their dog. They really liked me and I got along great with their dog. Unfortunately they had to bring me back because I was talking too much to the neighbors dogs. You see they had a corner lot with a great iron fenced yard. I could see all the people with their dogs walking by and I just wanted to let them know that this was my yard now. I got a little too big for my britches and I snapped at a puppy that was trying to tell me that they yard belonged to my sister. Well I guess I took that one too far. I heard them saying that I would do better with a solid fence when I am outside or be at a house that wasn't so close to the neighbors. I would do better with older children and I am good with other dogs. I love to give my humans kisses on the lips and it is so much fun to play with them when they pretend they are dogs too. I do good when I am kept on my special diet food and not given any people food, although I do like the people food, I don't like for it to give me a belly ache. They said to let you know if you wanted to meet me you could go to our website to fill out an application. Thanks for reading my note and I hope to see you soon. Jake
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    • Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Little Ann

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      Breed: Labrador Retriever-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Hound / Labrador Retriever / Mixed (short coat). Little Ann is a 5 year old Hound/Lab mix. She weighs 65.6 pounds right now and could afford to put on a little more. This sweet girl was found at a store parking lot with her daughter Sandy. The girls were hanging out there for about 3 weeks and no body could catch them. We came on a rainy day with hot dogs in hand and finally got them in our car. Little Ann is very gentle and loving. She takes a couple minutes to warm up to people but can tell when someone is going to be nice to her. She needs a new forever home as an indoor dog with a fenced yard for playtime. Please open your heart and let her in your home. Her daughter Sandy has been adopted so Little Ann is really ready for her new home now. You can fill out an application from our website so you can meet her.
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    • Pomeranian Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Tuffy

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      Breed: Pomeranian
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Senior
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pomeranian (long coat). Tuffy is a 10 year old Pomeranian, he weighs about 10 pounds. This poor little guy had a rough life and is finally in safe hands. He was covered in fleas and has hair loss on his rear end. He lost his vision in his right eye due to a traumatic injury. We tried very hard to save his eye, but it became too painful and he had to have it removed. We are trying very hard to earn this boy's trust but he will try and bite if you come at him too quickly. Tuffy really needs a home with a very patient family that will give him the time he needs to adjust. We don't know yet if he is house trained or if he gets along with other dogs or cats. He needs an adult home only and a fenced yard is preferred. Please fill out an application if you would like to meet Tuffy.
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    • Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Wilbur & Spo...

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua (short coat). Wilbur and Spot are 2 year old Chihuahua brothers. They were rescued when their owners couldn't care for them anymore. Wilbur is the all white dog and he weighs about 13 pounds. Spot is the white and brown dog and he is a little smaller at around 9 pounds. They are in a foster home and are doing great with the other dogs. They are working on their potty training because this is the first time they have been in a home. We really need for these two boys to get adopted together. They have been through a lot and really are bonded. Wilbur & Spot are super friendly and just want to have a forever family to love them. If you would like to meet them please fill out an application from our website.
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    • Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Lil Buddy

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      Breed: Jack Russell Terrier-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Jack Russell Terrier / Fox Terrier / Mixed (short coat). Lil Buddy is a 4 year old Jack Russell/Fox Terrier mix, he weighs 15 pounds. These really nice people found him and coaxed him into their back yard. He learned to trust them and would take food from their hands and follow them around but would run if they tried to touch him. We tried to win him over too, but finally had to sedate him to get him to the vet's office. Buddy is in a wonderful foster home and his parents are teaching him how to trust. He plays with toys and loves to run around with his foster brothers and sister. When he is at the pet fair's he will clam up and acts very shy and scared. He will warm up to a new family and show his more playful side with a little time. We feel he would do better in a home with only adults or older children. He must have a fenced yard for potty and playtime. If you are interested in meeting him please fill out an application from our website.
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    • Pomeranian-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Mount Airy, NC, USA

      Red

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      Breed: Pomeranian-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
      Posted Breed: Pomeranian / Mixed (long coat). Red is an 8 year old Pomeranian mix. He weighs 17 pounds at this time. Red was left behind when his owners moved. He was brought to our rescue for help. He is a sweet boy who has unfortunately tested positive for heart worms. He has started his treatment and is currently in a foster home, but needs a forever home as soon as possible. Red is very sweet and has a fun loving personality, he also likes to give kisses and lives to have his belly rubbed. He isn't good with other dogs so he needs to be the only one. Red likes to be the center of attention and doesn't want to share it. Please fill out an application from our website if you would like to adopt or foster Red.
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