Dog Name: Rose
Suspected Breed(s): Rottweiler mix
Age: 3 years old
Weight: 62 lbs
Personality: Shy, Quick Learner, Protective, Loyal, Defensive, Funny, Energetic, Brave, Goofy, Trainable, Patient, Smart, Easygoing, Calm, Good running partner, Snuggler
Observations with Dogs: Good with other dogs but learning to meet dogs while on leash. Does great in the dog park and with the foster’s resident dog.
Observations with Cats: Would do best in a home without cats
Observations with Kids: Likes children, but may be too exuberant for some. Rose is very gentle with the 4 year old and 7 year old in her foster home.
House Training Progress: No accidents
Crate Training Progress: Does best in crate when nobody is home and quiets quickly.
Location: DC area foster
Rescued From: Bladen Co, NC
Rose is a smart and loving girl ready for her forever home. She is great with the foster’s dog and kids — she can be playful with the dogs at the dog park and gentle with the kids. Rose can have lots of energy but also loves to just hang out and snuggle. Rose does well in a crate and knows a few commands. She is a quick learner, is calm and patient. She is ready to find her new home and new snuggle partner! Apply today to adopt Rose!
If you are interested in meeting a dog, we require an adoption application. Visit http://www.citydogsrescuedc.org/adopt.html to apply. If a dog has "HAS APPLICATION" listed, they are still available to receive additional applications but also may be in the process of being adopted soon.
If a dog has "NEEDS FOSTER" listed, they are still available for adoption. Information about our current dogs in need of fosters can be found here: http://www.citydogsrescuedc.org/current-dogs-in-need-of-a-foster.html and the application to foster is here: http://www.citydogsrescuedc.org/foster.html .
City Dogs Rescue is a foster based rescue in Washington, DC. We do not have a shelter. We focus on local adoptions in DC and the metro area of Maryland and Virginia. CDR has a thorough adoption process in order to find the best possible fit for each of our dogs (we do not operate under a first-come, first-served model).
Prior to arrival, all of our dogs are spayed/neutered (unless specified) and given shots for Rabies, Distemper DHPP, and Bordatella. They are tested for Heartworm, Lyme, Anaplasma, and Ehrlichia. They are dewormed at least twice and given a health check by the vet. Most dogs will have a house training accident in the initial days in their new home and we cannot guarantee any dog is housebroken or crate trained. Our adoption fee is $395 (including puppies) unless noted -- senior dogs are available for an adoption fee of $200.
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City Dogs Rescue is a rescue, not a shelter, and our dogs are located in temporary foster homes in the Washington, DC metro region. Adoption fee, home visit, and application required. CDR charges an adoption fee of $395 unless specified. This fee typically includes health care provided before adoption: all age-appropriate rabies, distemper, and bordetella vaccinations, flea and heartworm prevention prior to adoption, spay/neuter procedure, microchip when available, SNAP test for parasites, initial health check vet visit when going from the municipal shelter to City Dogs Rescue, and pre-adoption health care for dogs over the age of 1 year as needed. For puppies too young for spay/neuter: The fee is the same but does not include the cost of spaying and neutering.
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