My name is Zoboomafoo!

Pekingese Dog for adoption in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania - Zoboomafoo
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I'm being cared for by:
2nd Chance 4 Life Rescue

Facts about Zoboomafoo

  • Breed: Pekingese
  • Color: Black - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 9935124-16-0056
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.

All of our dogs and cats are in foster homes and we have no paid staff.  If you have questions concerning a specific animal,  PLEASE fill out an application and the foster parent will be in touch.  We will not arrange any home visits with any of our dogs and cats until your application is processed.  Please understand our foster parents are precious to our 2nd Chance family; without them we cannot function, so we do our best to not burden them with multiple appointments.  Our foster parents will choose their top 3 applications and arrange home visits with these applicants.  The adopter will be chosen at that time.  The process can take anywhere from a week to a month.  We want to make sure our little furry ones are placed in their "forever home" and never have to go through a rehoming again!


UPDATE -  Zoom now has a cart to help him get around.  He does not have full control of his bladder so that is an issue you must be aware of.  He needs to find a home with one floor living and an owner that understands there will be ongoing medical needs and possibly eventually owner will have to express bladder.  We are looking for a local adopter so care can stay with Dr. Clements who did Zooms surgery and knows him best.......

OK lets start with the name......   They call me Zoboomafoo supposedly this is a cartoon character.  My foster mommy calls me zoom because even though I just had back surgery I like to think I can zoom around.  She isn't very happy when I try and I have to stay in my playpen most of the time so I can "rest" which of course I am not at all happy about!

I was found wandering the scary streets of Philadelphia.  I had a back injury so I was dragging my back legs but hey a guy has to do what a guy has to do so I wasn't complaining just walking around the best I could.  A police officer found me and took me to the shelter which was NOISY and ok I will admit it a little scary :(

The people there were nice but they frowned a lot and I heard them say "he doesn't stand much of a chance, who is going to take on the expense of back surgery?"  Didn't sound like my odds were very good :(   I tried to be really friendly when people walked by my cage but people didn't pay me any attention :(  Then I heard one of the staff say "tonights the night" and I was REALLY scared and sad cause I'm a nice dude!!

Lucky for me in walked 2nd Chance and she didn't seem at all concerned about my back.  She scooped me up and hugged and kissed me even though I have to admit I was a mangy mess and really stinky!!  She took me outside in the fenced area and allowed me to walk around and potty.  It was the first time in days that I didn't have to pee and poop right where I was caged.  It was WONDERFUL!  She then picked my stinky butt back up and put me in a really soft comforter in the van with Princess Pom and we both took a long ride home with her!  We went straight to the hospital and the next night I had back surgery.  I had to stay at the hospital for a few days but then they let me come home to the nice ladies house and she knows how to work with back injury dogs so I'm hanging out with her and Ottis (he's another dog that had back surgery and he has been with the nice lady for a few months now)  He says its a good place to be and I think he's right.  I like it here! 

Visit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.

Please fill out an adoption application:
Adoption application (Dog)
Adoption Application (Cat)


Please understand we do not adopt out dogs to  families with children under the age of 5.  We do not adopt dogs to renters.  Some dogs will have fence requirements while others may not.


A pet is a lifetime commitment.  The dogs and cats in our system find themselves there, for the most part, because their humans did not have the same loyalty to them as they did to their owners.  We do not take the adoption process lightly, and will do everything in our power to make sure the animal is placed correctly the first time around for your sake and theirs.  Thank you for choosing to adopt not shop!

About 2nd Chance 4 Life Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

2nd Chance 4 Life Rescue is a foster network. Our goal is to find our precious little ones their "forever families" where they will live out the rest of their lives. Your dog is a part of your family and should be treated as such. You don't give away your children and neither should your loyal pet be dispensable!
All our dogs must be altered before adoption. Spay/Neuter is the only way to stop the senseless overpopulation we have now. Our hope is one day with education we will live in a society where shelters are not a necessity and no animal will die just for lack of space!

Donate to Our Rescue Group...

Come Meet Our Pets...

All of our dogs are in foster homes. We have no shelter or kennel. AFTER filling out a application the foster will contact you.

Our Adoption Process...

Our adoption donation ranges from 250 - 500 depending on the age of the dog and breed.
We require the potential adopter to meet the dog and introductions must be made if the adopter has other pets.
We do not adopt out to families with children under the age of 4.
You must own your own home.
If the dogs page says requires fence it must be a physical fence
When you go to our site and click on the dog you are interested in you will see under the dogs photo a line that says "wont you consider adopting me" click on the adopt button and the application will come up.