My name is Gordon!

Dachshund Dog for adoption in Decatur, Georgia - Gordon
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Gordon's Info...

I am already neutered, purebred, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and good with cats.

Gordon's Story...
If you are looking for a laid-back snuggle buddy, look no further. Gordon, a 7-8 year old long-haired dachshund, joined the DREAM family back in August from Savannah-Richmond Hill Animal Control. Gordon gets along with both humans and animals alike. Gordon's main passion in life is having a good meal and then snuggling with his human. He is an extremely affectionate little guy so he would love a home where he can get lots of attention and snuggles from his family. He wants nothing more than to love and be loved. Although Gordon loves to chill out on the couch and snooze, he always welcomes a nice walk around the neighborhood. He is great on a leash. It's impossible to resist the charms of this sweet little man.

If you are interested in adopting Gordon, you can fill out an application right on our website! Go to . Gordon 's adoption fee is $300. All adoption fees go directly to veterinary care for DREAM dachshunds. Gordon will go to his/her new home microchipped, altered, heartworm tested, and up to date on vaccinations. Most dogs' veterinary expenses are greater than our adoption fees.

DREAM is an all-volunteer rescue group, and we focus on the Atlanta, North Georgia and Savannah area. Because we are all volunteers, we can consider applications only within an hour of these areas. DREAM does not recommend purebred dachshunds for families with children under 5, or families planning to have children during the dog's lifetime. Dachshunds are often not patient with little kids, and kids can accidentally hurt a doxie's back.

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Facts about Gordon

  • Breed: Dachshund
  • Color: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 16-082

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Gordon, a Decatur Dachshund dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Dachshund for sale in Decatur, or seeking a Dachshund dog from a breeder in Decatur.

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