Dog Name: Loretta
Suspected Breed(s): Black and Tan Coonhound
Age: 2 years old
Weight: 50 lbs.
Personality: Gentle, Outgoing, Smart, Playful, Quick Learner, Energetic, Affectionate, Easygoing, Adaptable, Eager to Please
Observations with Dogs: Generally good with other dogs off leash and on leash. Playful.
Observations with Cats: Gets along well with cat at foster home.
Observations with Kids: Excited but gentle when meeting kids.
House Training Progress: No accidents
Crate Training Progress: Does well in crate.
Location: DC metro area foster
Rescued From: Bladen County, NC
Additional Information: Loretta is calm and easy going, yet playful and energetic. Her favorite things to do are play with toys, go for walks and cuddle with her humans. A quick learner, Loretta has already mastered two commands, ‘Sit’ and ‘Lay’ during her first week at her foster home! Loretta is also very social. She is so excited to make a new friend that she often vocalizes her protest (howls) if she’s not permitted to go over to say hi to the other dogs she sees. Loretta is very eager to please and trainable and loves being rewarded with her favorite treat, cheese. Gentle, affectionate and smart, Loretta is a super dog! Apply today to adopt her!
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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If you are interested in meeting this dog, please visit: www.citydogsrescuedc.org/dog-adopt.html
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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