already neutered, housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.
I am already neutered, housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.
Gray is a 30 lbs, 8 months-1 year old, terrier mix. He is a stunning light tan and black color, he almost looks gray/silver, he's absolutely beautiful. He hasn't had much socialization during his life on the streets so he's a little timid at first, but he's amazingly sweet with all people, kids, and all other dogs. Even though he's shy, he has a very playful side to him that comes out quickly as he gets comfortable. He's had to grow up fast while trying to survive on his own, but underneath all that he's still just a puppy that wants to play and be loved. Gray is low-medium energy and would do best in a moderately active household. He's started on crate training and house training. Adoption fee is $700 and includes all transport costs. Gray is being fostered in Houston and will be transported upon adoption
Southern Dog is a Houston, Texas based rescue. We are a very small foster based rescue, so the dogs live in home at all times, not in a shelter. Every dog in our rescue either comes from a kill shelter in Houston or straight off the streets. Our goal is to save as many dogs as we can from the deplorable animal overpopulation in the south. Just Houston has over 1.2 million stray animals at all times, hundreds of thousands of dogs living on chains their whole lives, and over 100,000 dogs euthanized for space every year. Our goal is to get as many dogs as we can out of the south and into loving, forever homes in the northern states, while trying to educate about spay/neuter in Houston and enact animal welfare/breeding legislation.
Our Adoption Process...
1. Adoption application, including vet reference, must be filled out and on file 2. Phone interview if application is approved 3. Home check if applicable (case by case basis) 4. Adoption contract including a clause that the dog be returned to the rescue if at any point during his/her life if the adopter can no longer keep. Adoption fees are typically $700 for puppies $650 adults, but can increase or decrease on a case by case basis. Fees are for dogs being transported out of Texas, all costs for ground transport/vetting included in adoption fee. Adoption fees typically do not cover all vetting and care for the dog, however any and all residual goes to the care of the next dog taken into the rescue.
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