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My name is Rita!

Schnauzer (Miniature) Mix Dog for adoption in Houston, Texas - Rita
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Rita's Info...

I am already spayed, housetrained, up to date with shots, and good with dogs.

Rita's Story...
Rita is the sweetest, kindest dog you’ll ever meet! Absolutely adorable and affectionate, she lives to please you!

For 11 years, Rita lived in a hoarding situation. It was a sad life and Rita deserves to be happy! She has come a long way and is ready to meet you! Rita is living with two dogs who have tutored her in normal everyday dog life. Rita watches and does what they do. She still has fears and may need gentle reassurance, yet she makes a deep and lasting impression on everyone! Rita has an innocent face that makes you fall in love! Rita looks at you with love in her eyes—unconditional love.

Rita’s favorite activity is to be cuddled! She loves people and appreciates them taking time to get to know her!
* Rita loves to go for walks!
* Rita knows come and she understands French!
* Rita is comfortable with other dogs, and likes to meet them!
* Rita is house trained and well-behaved indoors!
* Rita is friendly and probably would be okay with children but a busy household would not be her preference She’ll be happy living with adults in a house with a yard or an apartment with a lot of walks so she can experience all the things she’s missed up until now.
* Rita thrives on love, attention and kindness!!

Rita has come a long way from that small scared dog pulled from deplorable conditions. Rita has made big improvements and it’s incredible to watch her progress—much like a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis! With you, Rita will continue to blossom, and you will find yourself living with a truly amazing best friend! Please, come by and meet sweet Rita!

Facts about Rita

  • Breed: Schnauzer (Miniature) Mix
  • Color: Black - With Tan, Yellow Or Fawn
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 5334

Other Pets at Friends For Life Animal Shelter & Sanctuary

Why Adoption is a Great Option

Rita, a Houston Schnauzer (Miniature) dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Schnauzer (Miniature) for sale in Houston, or seeking a Schnauzer (Miniature) dog from a breeder in Houston.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Houston 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 Houston 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 Schnauzer (Miniature) breeders who help with Schnauzer (Miniature) rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Houston paves the way for another one to be saved.