Description: Mellie is a very attractive small hound mix with a white, brown and black coat.
Personality: Mellie has a very waggy tail and a great smile! She enjoys playing with other gentle dogs. She was a great mom to a litter of 7 puppies who all found good homes. She rarely barks, is sweet-natured and is a good listener. She is extremely shy, she does not walk on a leash. So a home where going for walks is not important is a must for her. She would enjoy a calm home without children to scare her but another nice dog to play with would be very welcome. A good-size securely fenced yard is essential. She loves to bask in the sun and is a great escort when you are cutting the grass! We are looking for someone who is sympathetic to the needs of this sweet but shy little dog and would be happy with her even if she doesn't become more courageous. The best home for Mellie would be a quiet one, with few visitors, where she can curl up next to you on the couch and be eternally grateful that she has someone to love and to love her.
Animal History: Mellie was found as a stray with her puppies in someone's backyard. She had been seen running around the neighborhood and was thought to be abandoned.
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