My name is Trooper!

Chihuahua Mix Dog for adoption in Jackson, Michigan - Trooper
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I found a new home!
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Trooper's Info...

I am a special needs pet and up to date with shots.

Trooper's Story...
Update 12-8-14: My hind legs are getting stronger and I'm walking more. I may have a donated wheelchair if I need it.
Hi! I'm Trooper (A001011) and I'm a super sweet boy. I love to be held and cuddled. I seem to have weakness in my hind legs which is not causing any pain but I may need a wheelchair. I'm a 3 year old, male, gray and white, Chihuahua. I was found as a stray on Allden Rd on 11-25-14. You can adopt me starting 12-5-14.


Adoption costs:
Cat/kitten: $90, second cat/kitten for $1. There may be an additional $50 refundable spay/neuter fee for kittens too young to be spayed/neutered at time of adoption.
Dog: $120 plus dog license fee
***Use the pet's ID number when calling to check on availability before coming in. 517-788-4464

Adoption fees include vaccinations, spay/neuter, heartworm check (for dogs), feline leukemia check (for cats), rabies vaccination, and deworming. Pets have also been treated for fleas and ticks. Some pets may have had other veterinary treatment as needed.

Shelter Hours: Monday - Friday: 10am to 5pm (kennels close at 4:30 and money transactions must be completed by 4:45)
Saturday: 10am to 1pm

Wanted Donations: Any unused blankets, towels, toys, leashes, laundry soap, Clorox bleach and bandanas would be greatly appreciated. In addition, we always appreciate donations of cat or dog food, cat litter, and treats

Act quickly to adopt Trooper. Pets at this Shelter may be held for only a short time.

Facts about Trooper

  • Breed: Chihuahua Mix
  • Color: Gray/Silver/Salt & Pepper - With White
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: A001011

Other Pets at Jackson County Animal Shelter

Why Adoption is a Great Option

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

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Jackson 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 Jackson 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 Chihuahua breeders who help with Chihuahua rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Jackson paves the way for another one to be saved.