My name is "Louie"!

Brussels Griffon/Shih Tzu Mix Dog for adoption in Seattle, Washington - "Louie"
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Facts about "Louie"

  • Breed: Brussels Griffon/Shih Tzu Mix
  • Color: White - With Tan, Yellow Or Fawn
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male
Meet "Louie De Palma" He is a character! Louie is a 4 yr old Terrier, Shih-Tzu mix that loves to collect toys! He currently has 16 toys and is willing to take more! Louie was a last hour save from a very overcrowded shelter in CA. Louie has settled in and is enjoying his foster home. He loves walks and cuddles and prefers slow introductions and warms up quickly. Louie would do best in a rescue dog experienced non-hectic environment. Louie is very independent and routine. He is potty trained and crate trained. He likes affection on his own teems and will let you know. He is not a needy dog and seeks the same. Adoption fee: 525.00 Includes neuter, microchip, rabies, and current vaccines, health certificate, heart worm test negative, and health certificate. Louie is,an adorable character that needs a special person to love him.
He will need a home that will go slow with him and understand his world has been turned upside down. Louie is 10 pounds wants to be loved. We are seeking a special home for Louie. An all adult home without children and alot of love. Louie plays with other dogs but doesn't appreciate "bossy" dogs or big dogs. Louie is working on feeling safe and secure. His his past is unknown. He is not a dog for a 1st time dog adopter. He requires a calm environment with a patient savvy home. Louie is a little insecure and will need love and positive guidance. Louie loves his crate, and being outdoors, and interacting on his own terms. Louie is learning indoor potty skills and will need to continue with his forever home. If interested in adopting "Louie De Palma" Please submit an online adoption application at
Louie is making great strides and is incredibly adorable.
6dogrees Rescue is a small passionate Seattle based non-profit. Local Washington State adoption only Nyla is fostered in South Seattle.
Please submit an adoption application at if interested. The adoption fee is $525.00. Includes spay, microchip, vaccines, and 30 days free pet insurance. The fee is not negotiable. Adoption fees are needed in order for us to "save it forward" for the next dog.The fee covers spay/neuter, DA2PP shots, Rabies, Bordatella, deworming, flea treatment, Heart-worm testing, microchip, microchip, boarding, grooming, health certificates, and transport cost from California to Seattle. This adoption fee will also go towards helping many of our rescued dogs who are in desperate need of surgeries, dental and teeth extractions, hernias, cherry eye removals, medications and boarding fees.Please submit an online application at
*6dogrees Rescue is a all foster based rescue, we are not a facility all meet and greets are arranged and scheduled with by best "fit" approved applications. 6dogrees Rescue is a small passionate Seattle based non-profit charitable organization that focuses on saving dogs in high kill facilities. Donations and fosters help us save lives. Please visit our website at to learn more about our rescue.

About 6dogrees Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

6dogrees Rescue was founded in 2008. We are a very small scale "grassroots" rescue. We focus on rescuing euthanasia dogs. 6dogrees Rescue dogs are housed in foster homes, we are not a shelter. Our rescue theory is to run a sustainable rescue with adoption fees covering the vet costs and expenses to save these dogs. A adoption concept that will in return save 1-2 more lives. A portion of the adoption fee will going to the vet bill. If we have a emergency or very sick dogs the adoption fee does not cover the costs.Rescuing dogs out of high kill shelters is expensive.Vet bills are the highest costs in dog rescue.Therefore we accept sponsorship or donations to help us with the costs. Any amount helps save lives. 6 dogrees Rescue is a passionate rescue we are a small rescue and choose to remain to be a small rescue. 6 dogrees feels by remaining small we can assist adopters with any resources they may need to to ensure a successful adoption and a forever home.
All of the dog we rescue are fully vetted and micro-chipped heart worm negative and have a health certificate.The primary focus was to educate about the importance of spay and neutering pets.I continue to encourage adopting over buying. The main focus is to expose,and help the deathrow dogs in high kill shelters. These animals deserve a second chance at life. 6 dogrees mission is to help save dogs slated for euthanasia due to no fault of their own and re-home them into forever homes.
The euthanasia rate of good dogs is staggering. 4-5 million dogs are euthanized in U.S. shelter systems every year. We all cringe and hurry to turn the channel when the heart wrenching Sara McLachlan commercial comes on tv. Why? No one wants to see sad, suffering, abused animals. The sad reality is there are many and if we all choose to “turn off” the problem then who will be their voice? I choose to be a "voice" to make a difference. I am not Bob Barker or Sara McLachlan by any means,but their messages got through to me. I "choose" to be involved and be the voice for the animals that need us. Help us promote adoptions over buying from back yard breeders, share in conversation with friends and family about shelter and rescue animals needing adoption.Explain the benefits of spay or neuter. Everyone can do something to aid in the issue of the pet over population issue. If we all are pro-active for the animals the need for shelters will diminish.
I network all rescue animals. My main focus is on deathrow dogs. It takes a small army of rescue networking to help get dogs to safety. Encourage adoption over “buying” a dog. My life is blessed with 5 dogs and 2 cats. I have been an animal lover all of my life. I enjoy connecting the right dog with the right person. I aim to be a voice for abused, homeless, and chained, animals in need. Abused and neglected animals do not choose where they live in the world, therefore I do not limit my work for animals to just my state. When it comes to saving lives there are no limitations.

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Come Meet Our Pets...

All of our dogs are in foster care and can be met by appointment by emailing
6dogrees also attends various Greater Seattle NW adoption events! Please let us know if you have a venue we can attend to help expose our adoptable dogs.
We are always looking for indoor spaces to hold adoption events. Please contact us if you have or know of a space available for adoption events email:

Our Adoption Process...

6dogrees Rescue is dedicated to finding the best homes for our animals therefore we screen and ask for references.The process requirements for adopting one of our dogs is to email us at: for a contract and adoption application.
Fill out the adoption contract and application and return by email to for processing.
Adoption fees apply to all of our dogs.
Fees cover the costs to save the dog.100% of the adoption fees are used for vetting and care of the dogs.
We make sure each dog that comes into our rescue is current on vaccines and spayed/neutered before the dog is adopted out. All required vaccinations are provided.
They are all DA2PP shots, rabies, bordetella, dewormed, flea treated, microchipped and groomed.
Because we specialize in Death Row Dogs, many of them require special medical attention.
Some dogs require surgeries including expensive orthopedic surgeries, dental work, teeth extractions, cherry eye, heart worm testing, various routine medications like flea treatments and de-worming medicines, specialized medications to get them healthy for adoption like ear,eye, antibiotic,and medications and other veterinary services.
Some of our dogs require emergency care at the 24 hr vet clinics and that is very costly. If we are lucky enough to have no costs we recycle the entire adoption fee back into rescuing another deathrow dog.