My name is FRODO IN WA!

Cairn Terrier Dog for adoption in Portland, Oregon - FRODO IN WA
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I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

FRODO IN WA's Info...

I am already neutered, purebred, up to date with shots, not good with kids, and not good with cats.

FRODO IN WA's Story...

There comes a time in foster mom's life when she comes to the conclusion that her little foster may be smarter than she is. Little Frodo was picking up little rocks and bringing them into the house, chewing on the rock. He knows 'trade' so foster mom would instantly say 'trade' and Frodo would drop his rock, then foster mom would give him a yummy treat and pick up the rock and throw it away. After about the 10th rock, it dawned on me that he was playing games with me. Frodo was doing this to get the treat he knew was coming when he dropped his rock. How did I realize this? When he came in and I did not realize immediately he had a rock and he came over and stood in front of me and chewed on it a little to let me know he had a rock in his mouth! Does he still get his treat? You betcha! Cannot having him chewing on rocks! Is he enjoying this game? You betcha!

FRODO is being fostered in PORT ANGELES, WASHINGTON in a PRIVATE FOSTER HOME but we allow our dogs to be adopted out all over the United States and Canada!

Facts about FRODO IN WA

  • Breed: Cairn Terrier
  • Color: Black
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 6512704-6369

Other Pets at Col. Potter Cairn Terrier Rescue Network - North West Region

Why Adoption is a Great Option

FRODO IN WA, a Portland Cairn Terrier dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Cairn Terrier for sale in Portland, or seeking a Cairn Terrier dog from a breeder in Portland.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Portland 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 Portland 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 Cairn Terrier breeders who help with Cairn Terrier rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Portland paves the way for another one to be saved.