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My name is Skipper!

Siberian Husky Dog for adoption in Madison, Wisconsin - Skipper

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Skipper's Info...

I am already neutered, housetrained, purebred, a special needs pet, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and good with cats.

Skipper's Story...
Name: Skipper

Sex: Male

Breed: Siberian Husky

Age: Young

Date of birth: 12/03/2012

Level of blindness: Blind in left eye only.

Cause of eye issues: Possible trauma.

Health issues: Skipper is healthy other than his left eye. He does have an overbite (the top jaw is longer than the bottom jaw) but this causes no problems for him. It is believed to be genetic. This is called a parrot bite. It gives Skipper character :-)

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Weight: 45 pounds

Good with dogs: Yes

Good with cats: Other (unknown but probably yes)

Good with kids: Yes

Currently being fostered in: Hanover, PA

*BDRA will transport the dog a reasonable distance, to an approved adopter, at no extra cost, even if out of state.

Information:

Skipper is a very sweet, timid Husky that just loves to play with other dogs. He would do best in a home that has other dogs for him to play with and with an active owner that can take him for walks and runs. He is good on a leash and housebroken. He is a Husky, therefore can be an escape artist. He does not like being in a crate, separated from others. He has been free in his foster home and has not done anything destructive. Skipper is blind in only the left eye, therefore his depth perception is off and he may take time with getting in or out of vehicles. Whoever adopts Skipper will be getting a very sweet boy!

If you are interested in adopting Skipper, please fill out our
adoption application.


The Board of Directors has voted to prohibit the use of Invisible/Electronic fences on Blind Dog Rescue Alliance dogs. This policy will be effective immediately.


If you would like to donate to Skipper's care, please send to:

BDRA
PO Box 63401
Philadelphia, PA 19114

Facts about Skipper

  • Breed: Siberian Husky
  • Color: Gray/Silver/Salt & Pepper - With White
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Skipper, a Madison Siberian Husky dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Siberian Husky for sale in Madison, or seeking a Siberian Husky dog from a breeder in Madison.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Madison already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Madison breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Siberian Husky breeders who help with Siberian Husky rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Madison paves the way for another one to be saved.