My name is Jackie!

Chihuahua Mix Dog for adoption in Mesa, Arizona - Jackie
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AZ Chihuahua Rescue

Facts about Jackie

  • Breed: Chihuahua Mix
  • Color: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female
My name is Jackie. I am a very cute red Chihuahua mix, my foster mom says she thinks I am mixed with dachshund. I have the prettiest eyes. They are a unique golden color and huge. I am a year and a half old, spayed female and up to date on my vaccines. I came from a hoarding situation and was taken to PACC where I was very scared with all the dogs barking and so many people walking by, especially since I had just been taken from my home. I like to play with my foster siblings, but I am bone aggressive so my foster mom doesn’t allow bones without supervision. I like to chase my cat siblings, but usually when a foster sibling initiates it. Now that I know my foster mom isn’t going to hurt me I follow her everywhere and I get so excited when she comes home I jump into her arms. I am still not sure of new people, especially when they come into my house. I do not like to be confines, but will go in a crate with some whining. I have convinced my foster mom to let me sleep in bed under the covers with her. My foster mom is so excited because I am potty trained! I go outside and if she isn’t home and I really need to go I will use the puppy pads. I would like a home with someone who will have the patience to let me take my time to get to know them and feel comfortable in my new forever home. I like to play so it would be nice to have a sibling. I maybe ok with older children, but because I am nervous I need them to be patient. Make sure to email my foster mom if you have questions and she will do her best to answer them. Please email Kendall ( for information about Jackie or visit

About AZ Chihuahua Rescue

About Our Rescue Group...

AZ Chihuahua Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, all volunteer organization. Our network consists of experienced rescue people who were previously doing rescue independently and realize the benefits of joining together and combining resources.

We believe there is a home for every dog we foster. Some just take a little longer to find. Most dogs spend at least a short time in foster care so we can evaluate their behaviors in a home setting. We can give potential adopters information on how the dog may interact with cats, children, men, women, other dogs, and so on. These are vital components to a good match. We also try to improve potty training skills if they are not already house trained. Our foster homes provide good nutrition and an understanding lap to prepare our dogs for life in a world where fear and starvation are non-existent.

Our Purpose

To rescue, rehabilitate and place chihuahuas into stable, loving homes

To educate the public about the responsibilities of chihuahua ownership in an attempt to alleviate the problem of unwanted pets

To build public awareness about the human-animal bond and its benefits to society

Come Meet Our Pets...

PETSMART - TEMPE Market Place (East side)
1900 E Rio Salado Pkwy/101 Tempe
EVERY Saturday from 11am - 3pm

10190 West McDowell Road Avondale, AZ
EVERY Sunday from 12pm-4pmPETSMART 1900 E Rio Salado Pkwy/101 Tempe 2nd & 4th Saturday monthly from 10am-3pm

Our Adoption Process...

Adoption Policy and Fees


Our Adoption Policy at AZCR requires all potential adopters to complete an application and interview with an Adoption Coordinator in order to be considered as a forever home for our dogs. AZCR will determine the best home for each dog based on the application process and interview. The application and/or interview does not guarantee an approval. It also does not guarantee the adoption of a particular dog you may be interested in. AZCR may recommend a different dog more suitable to your household. AZCR is a privately run, non-profit organization and reserves the right to refuse any adoption that is not in the best interest of the dog based on our policies and standards.



Why do you charge to adopt a rescue

When AZ Chihuahua Rescue (AZCR) takes in a dog, we incur some veterinary costs. Sometimes, the cost is minimal. However, there are several dogs we have taken in with significant medical needs. In some cases, we may take in more money on one dog which will help offset the higher medical expenses on another dog. (See our
"featured chihuahua" link to read about one of our medical needs dogs.) Reality is that in many cases, without additional donations from the public and our volunteers, we still would not be able to cover some of the medical expenses AZCR has incurred.

What is the fee to adopt a rescue dog
from AZCR?

Pups up to 11 months: $250

1 - 4 years old: $200

5 - 8 years old: $175

9 and older: $150

• 2nd Dog Discount: 10% off second dog

• Senior Discount: Age 60 and over, 10% discount

10% maximum discount per dog (only one discount per dog allowed)