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My name is Betsy!

Rat Terrier Dog for adoption in Antioch, Tennessee - Betsy

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Betsy's Info...

I am already spayed, housetrained, purebred, up to date with shots, good with kids, and good with dogs.

Betsy's Story...

THIS DOG CURRENTLY HAS AN ADOPTION PENDING.
Please check back later to verify status.


Betsy is approximately 1 year old. She weighs about 8 lbs. and is about 12" tall--a leggy little girl! Betsy is house-trained, crate-trained, and very sweet and loving. Her main desire in life is to love on her chosen people. She adores snuggling, giving kisses, and taking long walks. She is good with other dogs and with children, letting them love on her and play with her. Betsy has her active side, too, and she likes rough-housing and playing in the yard. She is just an all-around great dog! Betsy has so much love and attention to give to her future forever home. She is waiting for you!


OUR ADOPTION FEE is $150 ($175 for puppies younger than 6 months; $200 for American Hairless Terriers).


QUESTIONS ABOUT ADOPTION? Read the "Adoption Process" section below!


IS THIS DOG AVAILABLE? If the bio above doesn't say that there's an adoption pending, then YES! he or she IS available. As soon as we approve an application, we'll post it, so you will NOT get more current info by emailing us to ask if the dog is available. To "get in line" to adopt or get more details, you MUST CLICK HERE to submit an Adoption Application.



QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS DOG?The email address on this page is for website-related issues ONLY. For answers to specific questions about a particular dog, you MUST submit an Adoption Application! That is the only way to access the fosterparent for this particular dog, who is the only person who can answer specifics about this dog's personality or geographic location. (Our dogs are located in private fosterhomes around the state, and we do not provide those addresses on the Internet or to casual inquiries, and you cannot just "drop by" to see a dog without prearranging it with the fosterhome.) Because we are an all-volunteer organization and receive a very high volume of inquiries, we can only respond personally to people who have demonstrated a serious interest in adoption by filling out our application.


WHAT OTHER DOGS ARE AVAILABLE? To see all of the dogs available for adoption through Ratbone Rescues, click here.

Facts about Betsy

  • Breed: Rat Terrier
  • Color: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: Betsy-TN

Other Pets at Ratbone Rescues (TN Chapter)

Why Adoption is a Great Option

Betsy, a Antioch Rat Terrier dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Rat Terrier for sale in Antioch, or seeking a Rat Terrier dog from a breeder in Antioch.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Antioch already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Antioch breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Rat Terrier breeders who help with Rat Terrier rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Antioch paves the way for another one to be saved.