My name is Petey!

Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua Mix Dog for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Petey

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Petey's Info...

I am already neutered and up to date with shots.

Petey's Story...
Petey is an adorable 1 yr. old - 9lb male Chihuahua-Terrier mix rescued from the City's animal shelter. He has beautiful light brown eyes and sports a Mohawk . This little boy loves to play, snuggle and take long walks. Like most Terriers, Petey could be a little jealous, so he would do best as the only dog in the house.

Petey is being fostered by Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control ( in the Chicagoland area. He is neutered, micro-chipped and current on all vaccines. His adoption fee of $200 covers veterinary costs. If you would live in the Chicagoland area and would like more information about Petey please, email

Facts about Petey

  • Breed: Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua Mix
  • Color: White
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Petey, a Chicago Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua for sale in Chicago, or seeking a Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua dog from a breeder in Chicago.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Chicago 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 Chicago 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 Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua breeders who help with Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)/Chihuahua rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Chicago paves the way for another one to be saved.