Our rescue will be at the Palo Alto Pet Food Express Saturday, October 22nd from 1-4pm and Sunday, October 23rd from 12-3pm. All of our dogs are spayed/neutered, shots current (DHPP, Bordetella and Rabies where applicable), dewormed, flea and tick treated and microchipped.
* If you are interested in a dog, please first read the biography on the dog (keep scrolling down for the bio!) and then go to our website, www.dpsrescue.com for an application. * We do not have a facility. All dogs live in foster homes. Arrangements to meet dogs occur after an approved application has been accepted. * We do not ship our dogs for any reason. * Our adoption fee is $400 for each dog/puppy. * If it is on a weekend of our adoptions, follow us on @DPSRescue on Twitter to get real time updates on our adoptions. We will also post at the end of the evening the names of those dogs who have been adopted: www.facebook.com/DPSRescue
This dog will be at Palo Alto Pet Food Express on Saturday, October 22nd from 1-4pm and Sunday, October 23rd from 12-3pm or until adopted. However, we do meet with those who submit an application and are approved just prior to the event (by invitation only) and they are given the first opportunity to adopt. If you are interested in one of our dogs, we recommend filling out an application prior to the event to be considered. Applications submitted within 24 hours of the event may not necessarily be reviewed.
Austin is a 2 year old Terrier mix who was turned into the shelter by his owners along with 3 other dogs. Austin is currently living in a foster home where he is their one and only and he is thriving. He will present a tad shy at first but don't let that fool you. He has decided he loves the 14 year old in the house and he follows her every where. He is her velcro dog.
Austin loves to burrow under the covers and build a tent for himself. His first day or so he was most comfortable staying outside. It was clear he use to be an outdoor dog and most likely that's where he was most comfortable. Then it started raining, he decided, 'Wow, I kind of like the inside...' and then he discovered blankets and it became tent and fort time! He's like a kid!
Austin is a total lap dog. He is so snuggly and cuddly. He's such a doll. Austin is an option obviously with other dogs as he spent his whole life with other dogs. He could go to the dog park or doggy day camp. He could also easily join another dog in his new home. One cute little squirk is that he may never have seen mirrors before because he is fascinated by his reflection in the mirror!
Austin is an option for kids over the age of 8. He is only an option for those who have had a dog in the last 3 years.
**Not all of our dogs go to each adoption event. We want to make sure if you are interested in a dog that we have the dog at adoptions but that can only happen if you fill out an application ahead of time and are pre-approved. (Generally this must happen prior to the weekend)
**If you are wanting to submit an application within 24 hours of an event, please print off the application and bring with you as well as submitting it. You may still submit it and if time and volunteers permit, we will contact you. Most applications submitted the weekend of adoptions are not responded to until after the adoption weekend.
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NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter! Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures, on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.