Fido is an adorable 5 year old Pomeranian/Chihuahua mix weighing about 15lbs. Fido has had a rough life thus far and was removed from his prior home by animal control on cruelty charges. He appears to have had a very abusive past. Like only dogs can do well....Fido has let go of that past horrible life and is embracing his new life as a well loved boy!
The scars of his past are still present though in some ways and he is nervous meeting new people and needs a little time to warm up to them. He is uncomfortable to being picked up at first as well and particularly nervous about someone approaching and trying to pick him up or pet him with 2 hands.
He has learned that some people are nice and he is willing to trust again. He loves us and is quite affectionate and loving, but it will take time to build that trust with a new person. No kids for Fido. He needs someone willing to go slow and shower him with kindness and gentleness because he hasn't had much of that in his lifetime.
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