Pomeranian Dog For Adoption in TEMPE, AZ, USA
Meet Georgie, Five month old looking for a forever home! Up to date on all vaccines, crate trained, leash trained. Georgie loves to play fetch and tug a rope :) He loves to sit in your lap and plays well with other dogs. Very friendly not shy or timid. Looking for a family to love this little guy! Az. area and some parts of Ca. Small adoption fee.
||Deutscher Spitz; Zwergspitz; Spitz nain; Spitz enano; Pom; Zwers
More About Pomeranian Breed
||The Pomeranian is a very inquisitive dog. He's intelligent and trains well. Moreover, he's quite wary of strangers, so may serve as a great ' though tiny ' watch dog.
||All colors and patterns allowed.
||The undercoat is soft and dense. The outer coat is long, straight, glistening and harsh in texture, standing off from the body and forming a frill around the neck, shoulders and chest. The tail is profusely covered with long, harsh, spreading, straig
||Pomeranians are intelligent and eager to learn. Very loyal to their family, these dogs are protective of children.
||This breed gets along well with other dogs and most household pets. However, They do not do well with a lot of attention from young children.
||Its double coat needs brushing twice weekly, more when shedding.
||This breed should be trained at an early age to control its barking. They are quite intelligent, so training goes quite smoothly.
||A Pomeranian enjoys short walks and playing in the yard.
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||This breed is prone to slipped stifle, dislocated patella, heart and skin problems, and eye infections.
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