My name is Bu Bu!

Basenji Mix Dog for adoption in Richmond, British Columbia - Bu Bu
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CERA Dog Society

Facts about Bu Bu

  • Breed: Basenji Mix
  • Color: Black
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 10116497

Name: Bu Bu

Currently fostering in Taiwan.  (Overseas adoption; will fly to new home once adopted)


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Sex: Male (Neutered)

Age: 2.5 years old (as of June 2017)

Breed(s): Formosan Mountain Dog Mixed

Colour(s): Black

Weight: 36.7lbs / 16.6kg


Personality: Timid, treats/food motivated, gets along with dogs and cats


Bu Bu takes a few days to bond with humans in a new environment.  As a puppy, Bu Bu was rescued from the killing pound to treat a bite wound from a large dog.  He would therefore bark at intact male adult dogs who get too close to him without warning.  Although unsure outside, he just avoids confrontations and stays close to his humans.  He’s calm and easy-going at home but would need a small secured fenced yard for best transition.  He’s looking for highly experienced shy dog owners with a moderately active lifestyle and can provide further socialization with people and dogs.


Bu Bu is neutered (July-14-2015), up to date with routine shots, micro-chipped, de-wormed (1st day of each month) and tested negative for heartworm.


Blood Test normal February-13-2015

X-Rays normal July-14-2015

Left hip socket slightly underdeveloped doesn’t require corrective surgery but intensive exercise such mount climbing and jogging not recommended, whereas walks or swimming are suitable and glucosamine supplement added to daily diet is advised.

Patellar Luxation Examination normal July-14-2015


Idexx SNAP® 4Dx® (February-13-2015)

Tested negative for Heartworm, Lyme, Ehrlichia Canis, and Anaplasma Phagocytophilum


Polymerase Chain Reaction PCR Test (February-17-2015)

Tested negative for Babesia spp. (B. Canis and B. Gibsoni), Ehrlichia spp. (E. Canis and Anaplasma Platys), Haemobartonella Canis, and Borrelia Burgdorferi

Tested positive for Canine Distemper after treatment tested negative May-19-2015 full recovery



8-in-1 Vaccinations (June-03-2015, June-16-2015, June-30-2015)

Canine Distemper, Infectious Canine Hepatitis, Infectious Tracheobroncheitis, Canine Parainfluenza, Canine Parvovirus Enteritis, Canine Leptospirosis, Canine Hemorrhagic Leterus, and Coronavirus

Rabies Vaccination Nobivac #9077000401 July-14-2015


Microchip number: 900108001452289


Please consider Bu Bu for your new addition. The adoption fee is $150.  A home check will be arranged to make sure the environment is suitable to the dog's needs. Please note that CERA does not have a shelter facility in Vancouver BC, so consider this adoption carefully.


If you are interested in adopting Bu Bu please submit an online adoption application:

About CERA Dog Society

Our Adoption Process...

1. Submit online application found on CERA homepage >
2. Phone chat >
3. In-person home visit >
4. Sign adoption contract and pay adoption fee >
5. Overseas adoption dog flown from Taiwan to Vancouver

If an adoptable dog is fostered locally in Lower Mainland Vancouver, applicants will get to meet the dog during the home check stage.

If an adoptable dog is listed as available on CERA homepage then the dog is available for adoption.

Thank you for your patience with our process.