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My name is Pretzel!

Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) Mix Puppy for adoption in Oak Ridge, New Jersey - Pretzel
Photo 1 - Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) Mix Puppy for adoption in Oak Ridge, New Jersey - Pretzel
Photo 2 - Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) Mix Puppy for adoption in Oak Ridge, New Jersey - Pretzel
Photo 3 - Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) Mix Puppy for adoption in Oak Ridge, New Jersey - Pretzel

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Pretzel's Info...

I am already neutered, up to date with shots, and good with dogs.

Pretzel's Story...
Pretzel is the cuddly little runt of the litter, a bit timid but warms up quickly.

We have puppies! Potato, Pretzel, Pudding, and Parsley are adorable 4 month old mixed breeds surrendered to a local shelter. According to their owner they are a mix of...wait for it... Chinese crested, Italian Greyhound, Poodle and Shih tzu! Please email the application below to njwoof@cs.com if you are interested in adopting one of these pups. Please note while they seem to be low-shedding, they do not have hypoallergenic coats and would not be appropriate for allergy sufferers.

We do not have a shelter- all our pets are in foster homes and can be seen by appointment only during the week, or at our weekly pet adoptions every Sunday at the Animal Clinic of Morris Plains from 12:30 to 3PM at 3009 Route 10 East next to 5 Star Car Wash (formerly Boulder Car Wash) in Morris Plains (Denville on GPS). To help us better match a pet to your household, we request you fill out an application on our homepage www.secondchance.petfinder.com and copy and paste it into an email, or print it and bring it to our adoption day when you come. Local inquiries only please- we do not do long distance adoptions.


Can't adopt but still want to help this dog? Click on the "Sponsor Me" button at the top of this page to donate toward his/her care! All donations are tax-deductible and go directly toward the care of our rescue dogs. Thank you for your support!

Preadoption Application
We do our best to match the right dogs with the right households. In order to help us do this, we need to know some information about you. Please copy and paste the following application into your email and fill it out before inquiring about a dog. If you are having difficulty sending the application via email, please call us for a phone interview or simply email the answers to the questions on the application without copying and pasting.


SECOND CHANCE PET ADOPTION LEAGUE Dog & Puppy Screening Application

Date: _________ Name & Breed of animal interested in adopting:_______________________________________ Introductory Information: Adopter name: ______________________________ Home Tele.# ____________________ Work # ______________________Email Address_________________________________ Home Address:_______________________________________________________________________ Town:_______________________________State:_______ (Please note we do not do long distance adoptions.)
Have you ever owned a dog before? Yes No How long ago did you own your previous dog(s)?_____________ What breed?_______________ Were they spayed/neutered?_______ For how many years did you own your previous dogs?___________________ What happened to your previous dogs? Please explain.____________________________________________

Have you ever surrendered a pet to a shelter? Please explain.________________

Are there other dogs in the household now? Yes No How many?______ What breed? ___________________How old? ______What sex? M F Are they spayed/neutered?_____________________ Please describe their personality:__________________________

Do you have any cats or other pets now? Yes No What type? ______________________________________________ Are they spayed/neutered? Yes No

What happened to your previous cats/other pets? Please explain_______________________________

Who is the dog being adopted for?_______________ How many people are in your household? _________________________________________________ What is their relationship to you? ________________________________________________________ If children, what age and gender? ___________________________________________________________ Are all family members in agreement about adopting this pet?___________________

How many hours per day will the dog be left alone?_______________________ Is this permanent?_____________ Are you planning on crate-training? Yes No When and for how long will the dog be in the crate? Please explain.__________________________________________________Where will the dog be kept during the day? _____________________________ At night? _____________________ While no one is home?_______________

Do you live in a (place an X before one): ______Private Home_____Apartment______Condo______Other Do you rent or own your home? ____________Does the lease allow pets? Yes No Landlord?s name and telephone #: ________________________________________________________________ How long have you lived at this address? _________________________________________ If less than 2 years give previous address ___________________________________________________________ Is your yard fenced? Yes No What size and height fence? __________________________________________ If no fence, what method will you use to take the dog outdoors? ________________________________________ Will the dog be allowed to run loose outside a fence?________

What is your occupation? ___________________________How long have you worked there? _______________ Name and address of employer ___________________________________________________________________ What are your work hours? _______________________

What veterinarian have you used for past and current pets? Please include phone #. ___________________________________________________________________How often have your pets seen this vet?________________________ May we check with the vet as a reference? _________________________________________________________ Why do you want this pet? ______________________________________________________________________ What qualities are most important to you in this pet?_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ What problems would cause you to have to return this pet?_______________________________________________________________________________ Please describe your household. (ie: active, quiet, noisy, etc.) _________________________________________________ Will you have this dog's ears cropped/tail docked?_________________

Is anyone in your household allergic to pets?______________ Will you spay or neuter your pet? Yes No Do you realize the cost of food and veterinarian care? Yes No Are you willing to take responsibility for this dog for the rest of its life, possibly 10 ? 15 years? Yes No Will you take this dog to obedience class if needed? Yes No

Thank you!

Facts about Pretzel

  • Breed: Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) Mix
  • Color: Black - With Gray Or Silver
  • Age: Puppy
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Pretzel, a Oak Ridge Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) puppy was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) for sale in Oak Ridge, or seeking a Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) puppy from a breeder in Oak Ridge.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Oak Ridge 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 Oak Ridge 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 Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) breeders who help with Schnauzer (Miniature)/Poodle (Miniature) rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Oak Ridge paves the way for another one to be saved.