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My name is Nena!

Schnauzer (Miniature) Mix Dog for adoption in Bristol, Connecticut - Nena
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I'm being cared for by:
One More Dog Rescue (formerly RSHT)

Facts about Nena

  • Breed: Schnauzer (Miniature) Mix
  • Color: Gray/Silver/Salt & Pepper - With Black
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female
That smile you see is one of a little old lady soaking up all the love and attention she has been missing for months. We have all heard it before...new baby arrives and life-long, loyal dog is discarded. Such is Nena's story. After eleven years, when the baby arrived not only did the love and attention stop but Nena was forced to live on the back porch. When even that became an inconvenience, her owners took her to the vet to be euthanized. Thankfully, our amazing vet team refused and after getting this sweet gal the medical care she needed, they reached out to us. A senior Schnauzer who wants nothing more than a safe home, a warm bed and parents that will let her sleep on their feet? Yes please! We are all about helping make that happen for Nena! Don't be fooled by her age, Nena is as spry as they come and would love a family who likes walks around the neighborhood or brisk nature jaunts. Nena is good with laid back dog friends and would be just fine sharing her home with another canine sibling or being the one and only in her new home. This golden girl is housebroken and crate trained though a family that is home more often than not is preferred. Nena is spayed, up to date on vaccinations, heartworm negative and microchipped. There is nothing more rewarding than the love of a senior rescue dog. If you are ready to be rewarded every day by all the love that Nena has to give, fill out an application at omdrescue.org

About One More Dog Rescue (formerly RSHT)

About Our Rescue Group...

One More Dog Rescue, formerly Ruff Start Happy Tails, believes that animals deserve our love, compassion, and respect. Our purpose is to rescue dogs and to provide care for orphaned, stray, and abused dogs. Through rehabilitation, socialization, and adoption, we strive to provide a humane service to all dogs that come into our rescue. Additionally, we provide awareness about the prevention of animal abuse and neglect as well as spay/neuter programs and their important effect on the dog overpopulation crisis.

Come Meet Our Pets...

We are a Connecticut-based 501c3 dog rescue that will adopt to approved applicants in the surrounding areas.
We do not have a facility - All of our rescue dogs are in loving foster homes.

**Please tune in to our facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/RuffStartHappyTails?fref=ts, to see the latest about what's going on in the rescue world of One More Dog Rescue!

Our Adoption Process...

One More Dog Rescue (OMD), formerly Ruff Start Happy Tails, requires all potential adopters to fill out an adoption application and agree to a home visit prior to any adoption. Once the application is approved, a meet and greet will be scheduled between the potential adopter (s) and the dog. If the dog is adopted through One More Dog, an adoption contract must be signed, and we ask that a donation in the amount of $350.00 be made at the time of adoption to help our rescue cover a portion of the costs we incur through pull fees, vetting, and training.