THIS IS THE FIRST STEP OF INTEREST IN OUR ADOPTION PROCESS-
CURRENTLY FOSTERED IN ALABAMA - TRANSPORT STOPS IN Glastonbury, CT - we get very few adoptions in the south and have to post our babies in more metro areas or northern states in order to find them homes- Most rescues in the north transport their rescue dogs in from the south- due to the unethical rescue issues, we prefer not to ship them until they're going to a forever home-
Breed: Shorkie - shih Tzu/yorkie mix....
Gender / Age: Male - 2 - 2.5 yrs
Size: 13-15 lbs - Shih Tzu size
Personality: Puppy- sweet loving playful social happy and healthy- loves all people, but shy when meeting strangers (as with any new dogs takes time to bond) - can be bossy with male dogs, good with females - not sure about cats ... typical shih Tzu personality- HE READY FOR HIS NEW FAMILY
APPLY ONLINE IF you are interested in ADOPTING this baby, at:
www.toybreedrescue.org/Application.html (copy and paste in web browser)
Adoption fee is $250 -
Adult Dogs: includes vet exam, spay/neuter, all vaccinations, heartworm test, fecal test, deworming. Dental if needed and ALL other vet recommend treatment - ALL dogs are on hw preventative as well- Vet records are given to new home- ANY and ALL health, behavior and social issues will be listed on this bio page!! We disclose everything we know!
** If dog is transported to NORTH via professional service, adoption fee will include health certificate. Adoption Fee does Not include: Transport Fee $150 - you pay directly to transport service. All dogs are transported from AL using PETS LLC Transport Service .
MA and NH - WE ARE NOT APPROVED TO ADOPT YOUR STATE DUE TO STATE LAWS!
Local southern adoptions; new home must meet our volunteer to pick up in person or if close enough we will bring to your home -
Our dogs are rescued from AL Kill Shelters or Puppy Mills- We have dogs in our care for several weeks if not months, before they are adopted to new homes- this allows us to know the dogs personality and needs. We place our dogs in homes that is the best fit for them! This will ensure a good placement for both YOU and the dog-
If you are interested in ADOPTING this baby, please apply online at:
ARE OUR DOGS HOUSE-TRAINED? Yes, most are paper/pad trained, BUT NOT at YOUR HOUSE - Most are pee-pad trained and some with a doggie door. However, ALL dogs will have to be re-trained at their new home, due to a new sleeping and feeding schedule. This is not just for rescue dogs, ANY dog going to a new home will have to be re-trained!
Do our male dogs mark? Yes, they will for the first few days at a new home-
Try Male Dog Belly Bands- they are WONDERFUL!
Click here for DOG BELLY BANDS
Remember by adopting a rescue baby, you are making room for us to save another life.....
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