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Bulbasaur had a family. He lived in a home. He had shelter. He had food. But there were many things he was missing. He was missing a warm and comfortable shelter. He was missing enough food to keep his tummy filled. He was missing love on a daily basis. You see, our Bulbasaur was used as a breeding dog. He was kept around only to make puppies. He did not get daily love. He did not get daily TLC. We can say this because it seemed although he was fed, it was clear the food was never enough for a big growing boy. Bulbasaur was very very thin, in definite need of some nourishment and much more than he had been used to w hen he was surrendered to us. Bulbasaur is estimated to be 5-8 years old. He's mature but still enjoys walking, running, and sniffing all over. Since arriving on our doorstep, Bulbasaur has been friendly, loving and good on a leash! He seems to like other dogs although he has a dominant nature about him and always needs to make sure other dogs know he's the alpha. If you have a resident dog, please bring him or her in for a meet and greet so we can see how they do together. There are several things to know, however, when it comes to Bulb and another dog. He grabs at food very hard even when taking treats. He has shown some guarding behavior over his food. These two characteristics can be worked with as long as the new adopter is willing and able. Because of these behaviors, it is best Bulb have a homne with older respectable children or an adult only home. He does love his humans and seems to be willing to accept all people as his new friends. His trust and confidence is awesome. His happy-go-lucky-ness is contagious. He is a silly boy who does not yet know how to play with toys or tennis balls but he does still love a good yard to run around in. Bulbasaur has proven to be a good walking or running partner so if you enjoy long walks along the beach or hiking in the mountains, Bulbasaur might be the one you need! Bulbasaur seems to be house trained but even if he is not perfect, he has shown he really wants to please his people so a refresher course on house training will be swift and effective. Bulbasaur is one you could take for car rides and on family vacations. Bulbasaur is ready to find a new home where he is a part of the family and not just an outsider left in a crate, in the yard or used as a money making machine. He is a sweet and friendly boy, easy-going, and ready to settle in with a new loving family. He is waiting at the Virginia Beach Animal Care and Adoption Center located at 341 S Birdneck Rd in Va Beach. He is in the back kennel so you just have to ask to meet him and someone will bring him out to you. His id number is 1607-0761.
Virginia Beach Animal Care & Adoption Center has wonderful pets available for adoption. As of December 6, all animals are now at the new shelter at 341 Birdneck Road. The former shelter on Leroy Drive is now closed. If you have lost a pet, please visit the shelter in person and often as lost animals arrive everyday.
Act quickly to adopt 1607-0761 Bulbasaur. Pets at this Shelter may be held for only a short time.
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