***Meet the dogs at our facility during open viewing hours, or by appointment, at 828 Perkins Dr, Mukwonago, WI. Bichon and Little Buddies is open weekly on Thursdays, from 2-6:30 pm. During this time you may meet the dogs and fill out a pre-adoption application at which will be checked during the week. Dogs in foster homes require an appointment and approved application to meet. Other than during open hours, we do not show pets without an approved pre-adoption application and appointment. You may fill out the application online at http://www.bichonrescues.com/pre-adoption-form-dog ***
ABOUT THIS PET:
General Profile: Please fill out the adoption application at http://www.bichonrescues.com/pre-adoption-form-dog if you are interested in meeting one of our dogs.
Victoria spent most of her life as a breeding dog and didn't get much socialization. She finally got a chance at life as a pet, but had some health issues that needed to be taken care of first. She had surgery to fix a hernia before she came to us. She was found to have heartworm, so we treated her and she has now tested negative and is finally ready to find a home of her own. She is in a foster home and is doing fine with the other dogs in her foster home. She is gradually learning to come to her foster mom for petting. She needs an adopter that will accept her as she is, and enjoy the baby steps she continues to take.
Victoria's foster mom says Victoria is potty pad trained. She is an affectionate girl who wants to sit in her lap and be petted, but is scared of that at the same time. She loves people food, and will always want whatever you are eating. She is sound sensitive and scared of thunderstorms. Victoria is a low energy girl who is quiet and calm in the house. She gets excited and wags her tail when her foster mom comes home. She would love to have a home of her own where she can continue to progress further in trusting humans and learning to love and be loved.
If you are interested in meeting Victoria, please fill out the pre-adoption application and we will put you in touch with the foster family.
To assist you and your new pet in adjusting to life together, you will also receive an 8 week age appropriate obedience training course at For Pet's Sake Dog Training for $50 (up to $200 value). You may opt to take Puppy Kindergarten, Adult Beginners, Small Dogs Big Hearts, or Shy & Reactive Dog Class. You must start the class within 90 days of adoption for the reduced fee. For more information on the classes visit www.forpetssake.cc
All dogs are seen BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Many are in various foster homes getting extra one on one attention getting them ready for their new homes. The first step in adoption is filling out the pre-adoption application. Bichon and Little Buddies is run by volunteers who have full time jobs in addition to the hours they spend with the rescue dogs. Having an application on file assures us that the potential adopter is really interested in adopting a dog. It also assists us in placing dogs in homes where both the dog and new owners are happy. The application puts you under no obligation to adopt a dog from Bichon and Little Buddies.
The Dog Pre-Adoption Application can be found at http://www.bichonrescues.com/pre-adoption-form-dog
Thanks for thinking about adopting your new pet!
***Other than during open hours, we do not show dogs/cats without an appointment. The first step in adoption is filling out the pre-adoption application at http://www.bichonrescues.com/pre-adoption-form-dog Please do not call until AFTER you have filled out an application.***
***We are a Wisconsin based rescue and do not ship our pets. If you are considering adoption you must be willing to drive to meet and adopt the pet, as well as bring the pet back to us if the adoption doesn't work. We adopt primarily in WI and IL, but will consider applicants in MN, IA, and MI.***
***Please do not set up an appointment to meet the animals until you are ready to take your pet home. If the meeting results in a match, you can often take the dog/cat home the same day or within a couple days if the medical care hasn't been completed. We are not able to hold pets for adopters beyond this time. Thanks for understanding.***
***While we hope all of our adoptions lead to permanent homes for the animals we place, sometimes things just don't work out. We do have a 30 day trial period. For the first 30 days, if you or Bichon and Little Buddies decide that the adoption isn't a good match for either the humans or the pet, 50% of the adoption fee will be refunded within 30 days of the return of the dog. Bichon and Little Buddies also requires adopters to return the pet to us at any time that they are unable or unwilling to care for the animal anymore.***
Bichon and Little Buddies is a State Licensed Rescue # 268555-DS
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