Hi my name is Rusty. I am about 1 year old and I weigh 9 pounds. I am part Dachshund, part Corgi and maybe a bit Chihuahua as well. All of those breeds makes me a very cool looking dude. I have big bright hazel eyes and floppy ears and short legs. My foster mom says I am an ideal puppy/adult dog. I am still active like a puppy but I am almost house trained and I don’t chew on furniture or take things I am not supposed to have.
I probably am not a good fit for an apartment yet. I barked at noises. My foster mom and I am working on that. She is hoping I learn when to bark and when it is okay and I don' have to bark. Once I am more familiar with all the new sounds I will settled down. I already stopped barking at the dogs next door.
I like to play with other dogs and I am starting to play with toys. I am a bit tentative around new dogs and people. I will bark at them. I warm up quickly, especially if you play with me or give me some peanut butter. I sleep in a dog bed or in your bed at night and can sleep in a kennel but I prefer to be outside of the kennel.
I have been spayed, microchipped and have my shots updated. So I am ready to go to my forever home. Do you have a place for me? I don’t take up much room. Will you promise to be my forever home? I was found on the streets and I never want to go back there. I really need a forever home where I feel safe and loved.
My adoption fee of $175.00 helps with the medical needs of the rescue.
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