My name is Marley and I am a 2 year old Feist/Corgi mix female who was endangered. I was on the short list at a local shelter and with the holidays coming I needed help quickly so SRC stepped up to help me. I am now micro-chipped and spayed plus I had an extra toe removed while I was in surgery. I have been heart-worm tested (negative), have all my vaccinations and now my vetting is complete I am being evaluated for 2 weeks by my foster family before being released for adoption. My foster family has already completed SRC's approval process
(SRC#1848) MARLEY'S Story
MARLEY with this unique identification number: (SRC#1848) came into our custody and care on Tuesday November 22, 2016. Now fully vetted this dog is being prepared for adoption by a foster family who has gone thru our approval process . She is a tiny terrier (the shelter says she is a Feist and her build -- is similar to a Corgi yet she weighs less than 10 pounds). Regardless she is a lovely little girl with a very outgoing personality! Marley was on the short list at a local shelter. She weighs only 8 pounds and she is an adorable little terrier type female. Her foster family says that she is full of energy and loves to play. Amazing how such a little dog can bring so much joy to a home!
Now ready for adoption this dog is heart-worm tested (negative), de-wormed, vaccinations brought up to date, spayed if not done already, micro-chipped, examined by one of SRC's vets and any necessary medical issues found by this vet were addressed. She had an extra toe which could have given her problems in the future so SRC had it surgically removed when she was spayed so that she did not have to have two separate surgeries. It is anticipated that this dog will be released for adoption by the same date as the completion of the Evaluation. The date of release is left to the discretion of the SRC Core Team.
THIS DOG IS BEING FOSTERED IN MICRO, NC AND YOU SHOULD BE WILLING TO DRIVE TO THAT LOCATION IN ORDER TO PICK THE DOG UP AT THERE WHEN THIS CANINE IS ADOPTED.
Tax-deductible donation requested at time of adoption for this dog is $ 300 .
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When ready for adoption this canine will also have been evaluated for two weeks by loving SRC foster parents who will be able to give the adoptive parents information as to their opinion about the demeanor of the adoptive parent's new family companion prior to the finalizing of this adoption. SRC volunteers strive to do all of this for the well-being of their rescued canine and for a successful. It is our worthy mission to assure that each dog goes to a loving and stable home whose family members will treat each rescued dog that SRC helps as a beloved member of their immediate family.
SRC’s dogs are in foster homes throughout NC, SC, and VA. You must be willing to drive to the dog's foster home in order to adopt it. The location of each dog is listed at the bottom of its bio.
BEFORE meeting an SRC dog, you must be approved to adopt. Our downloadable Adoption Application is on our web site at schnauzerrescueofthecarolinas.org and can be submitted via email or fax (1-910-401-1317). You can request an Adoption Application to email address: email@example.com
Upon receipt of your application, a vet reference check and home visit will be done. The entire process normally takes three to seven days, depending on your location.
Please plan on welcoming your new dog into your home within two weeks after approval. We do not hold dogs, and we adopt them out on a first-come, first-serve basis based on a completed adoption process.
SRC does not ordinarily adopt its dogs to families with children under ten years of age. This is for the protection of the dogs and for the protection of the children.
Procedures will be explained to you at the time of approval regarding donation and contract. Your donation goes forward to help incoming rescued dogs. Our average expenses per dog include:
Here is a break-down of the average expenses spent on SRC dogs to assure they remain healthy and happy as they are prepared for adoption:
Office Visit $45-60; Fecal $14-24; Rabies $14-24; DHLPP $14-24; Bordetella $14-24; Heartworm, Lyme, Ehrliccia Testing $30-45; Heart worm
Preventative $16 per month; Spay or Neuter $200-$400; Total Basic Vetting $347- $617; ADDITIONAL VETTING: Teeth Cleaning $200; Blood Panel $80 -150; Cherry Eye $300-$500; Urinary Tract Infection $60-100; Heartworm Treatment $300-700; Luxating Patellas $1,800 per leg; Cruciate Surgery $1,200 per leg; Entropian Surgery $250-$500; Demodectic Mange $100 per month; X-Ray $80 - $110; Ultrasound: $300; Cataract Surgery $1500 - $3000; Boarding $300 per month per dog
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