I'm being cared for by: Fuzzy Face Rescue of the Northern Neck
Help me get seen & adopted!
Facts about Darby - 8 lbs
Breed: Dachshund/Chihuahua Mix
Color: Black - With Tan, Yellow Or Fawn
Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
already neutered, up to date with shots, and good with dogs.
Darby - 8 lbs's Info...
I am already neutered, up to date with shots, and good with dogs.
Darby - 8 lbs's Story...
Darby - 8 lbs's Story...
Darby is a beautiful 4 year old 8 pound Chihuahua Dachshund mix. This sweet girl is wonderfully loving, social, gentle, quiet, alert and affectionate. Darby enjoys hanging out with the other dogs in her foster home. She also enjoys being outside and exploring the yard. Sweet sweet little dog.
Most of our dogs come from shelters in Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina. There are quite a few shelters there that still use gas chambers to euthanize their animals! The southern states seem to have more dogs looking for homes than the northern states, possibly because the spay/neuter laws are stricter up north. Our goal is to educate people on the need for spaying/neutering to reduce the number of homeless pets that are killed every year. We also strive to find wonderful homes for these dear pups that have done nothing to deserve what they've endured in their short lives to date.
Our Adoption Process...
You must fill out an adoption application, and provide at least 2 references. We also require a home visit, but do accept digital photos of your home in lieu of the visit. We also require that you sign a contract at the time of adoption, stating that the pet is returned to us at any time during his/her life if you can no longer keep him/her. Our adoption is not final until you meet the pet to make sure that it's a good match for you and the pet!
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