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My name is River!

Chihuahua Dog for adoption in Phoenix, Arizona - River

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

River's Info...

I am purebred, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and good with cats.

River's Story...
River was rescued from East County Shelter with broken pelvis and dislocated left hip. Her pelvis is healing with cage rest and then she will have surgery on her hip. She will need physical therapy after surgery but is expected to recover fully.

Facts about River

  • Breed: Chihuahua
  • Color: Brown/Chocolate - With Tan
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

River, a Phoenix Chihuahua dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Chihuahua for sale in Phoenix, or seeking a Chihuahua dog from a breeder in Phoenix.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Phoenix already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Phoenix breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Chihuahua breeders who help with Chihuahua rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Phoenix paves the way for another one to be saved.