My name is Shane!

Dachshund Dog for adoption in Decatur, Georgia - Shane
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DREAM Dachshund Rescue

Facts about Shane

  • Breed: Dachshund
  • Color: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 16-084
Shane joined the DREAM Team back in August of this year. He is a 3-4 year old red smooth male dachshund who was rescued from Barrow County Animal Control. He was picked up after being hit by a car. Shane has been recovering from a fractured pelvis in a foster home for the last 8 weeks. His condition did not require surgery so he's been on crate rest this entire time. His foster mom says that he is anxious to get clearance from the vet next week because he is anxious to play with her dogs and enjoy spending time outside. She also says that Shane is a sweet, affectionate, and gentle little guy.
Please check back for more details or email for additional information. Although Shane is not available for adoption at this time, you are always welcome to fill out an application on him.

If you are interested in adopting Shane, you can fill out an application right on our website! Go to . Shane 's adoption fee is $350. All adoption fees go directly to veterinary care for DREAM dachshunds. Shane 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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About DREAM Dachshund Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

We envision a time when every dachshund in Georgia has a loving home for its entire life. We believe that the welfare of our companion animals is an indication of the health of our society. We see the current welfare of our companion animals as a disease. To treat the symptoms of this disease, we rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome dachshunds in need. To treat the causes of this disease, we educate the public on compassionate dog guardianship of any breed. We want to have a deep, direct impact in a limited geographic area, rather than a small impact in a large geographic area.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Adoptions are coordinated through our online application process and the board member who is assigned to that particular dog.

Our Adoption Process...

Our fees vary based on age & overall health condition.

We have an online application that is reviewed & approved by our board members. All references will be checked. (