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My name is Ricky - ADOPTED!

Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian Mix Puppy for adoption in Tallahassee, Florida - Ricky - ADOPTED

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Ricky - ADOPTED's Info...

I am already neutered, up to date with shots, and not good with kids.

Ricky - ADOPTED's Story...
Ricky is an adorable, spunky, tiny guy who entered the CSTR foster program on 2/28/11. Our vet estimates that he was approximately 8 weeks old at the time. He was being neglected and possibly abused and was surrendered to our vet by a good samaritan who just couldn't stand to see him treated as he was. The person who originally had him said that he is a Lhasa Apso mix, but based upon his size, looks, etc., we estimate that if there is Lhasa in him, it is very little and guess he has more Yorkie and possibly Pomeranian in him. Ricky is a happy, friendly fellow who loves to play, run and wrestle with his new foster siblings. He is a little guy, weighing currently at a little over 2 pounds, so we estimate that he's going to be a pretty small dog once he is full grown. This dog is fostered in Tallahassee, FL, and adoption applications will be accepted from individuals living within a 75 mile radius. MEDICAL INFO: The following has been or will be done for this dog... - Basic Exam by Veterinarian - Spayed or Neutered - Heartworm Tested - Placed on heartworm preventative - Senior bloodwork and exam if 8 years or older - Dental cleaning and extractions, if recommended by our veterinarian - Microchipped - Intestinal Parasite Exam and medication - Vaccinations - Placed on Flea preventive ADOPTION FEE: $300 This adoption fee helps to cover the vet expenses for this dog. A copy of the vet records will be provided to adopter at the time of adoption. Are our dogs house-trained?Not at YOUR HOUSE. Most have begun housetraining in their foster homes; however, ALL dogs will have to be re-trained to some extent at their adoptive homes, due to a new sleeping and feeding routine. This not just for rescue dogs, ANY dog going to a new home will have to be re-trained at least to some extent! If you are interested in adopting this dog: 1. Review our ADOPTION POLICIES, and then 2. Complete our ADOPTION APPLICATION. If you have submitted an inquiry about this dog and have not received a response, please CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER. We respond to all inquiries within 48 hours at the most but oftentimes within hours of receiving them. Unable to Adopt at this time? There are other ways to help! Check out our Web site for more details!

Facts about Ricky - ADOPTED

  • Breed: Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian Mix
  • Color: Unknown
  • Age: Puppy
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 8486160

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Ricky - ADOPTED, a Tallahassee Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian puppy was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian for sale in Tallahassee, or seeking a Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian puppy from a breeder in Tallahassee.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Tallahassee 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 Tallahassee 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 Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian breeders who help with Yorkie, Yorkshire Terrier/Pomeranian rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Tallahassee paves the way for another one to be saved.