Ruff Ruff! My name is Remi *adoption pending*
Remi *adoption pending*'s Info...
|Breed:||Australian Cattle Dog Mix||Color:||Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut - With Black||Age:||Young|
|Size:||Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)||Sex:||Male|
I am already neutered, housetrained, in need of an experienced adopter, up to date with shots, good with dogs, and not good with cats.
Howdy! I’m Remi. I’m a 2-year-old, red, cattle dog mix. I’m a smart, energetic and fun-loving guy but I also like to try to be the boss and I test my foster mom’s limits whenever I can. She has been working with me to teach me how to relax and let her be the boss. She says I’m very willing to please, but I like to try to try to take over so I’m going to need someone who will continue working with me. I love learning new things and would make a good jogging or hiking buddy, or maybe even an agility dog. I get along really well with other dogs and love to go on car rides. Being told to sit or lay down is no problem for me and I’m already crate trained and housebroken. I walk on a leash, but need a little more help so I don't pull and walk you. I’m still a little possessive of my food, I’ll do better with older kids and I don’t like cats. I was turned into the Arizona Human Society last November and was having a hard time adjusting to living in a kennel. All I wanted to do was run, play, and go for walks. My foster mom got me out of there in February and I’ve been in my foster home since then. My foster mom says I’ve made a lot of progress and that I’m ready for my forever home now.
Remi’s adoption fee is $225.
If you are interested in this dog, please go to www.NHCDArizona.com/adopt.html to fill out the adoption application. You may also contact email@example.com if you have any questions. Thank you!
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New Hope Cattle Dogs' mission is helping discarded, stray and unwanted Australian Cattle Dogs (ACD's) that need a second chance at finding a forever home and providing education and training to the public.
We believe that there is a special place out there for all unwanted and abandoned ACD's. It is our duty to match your lifestyle with the dog's personality for a "perfect" fit. It is important to us to place the dog that is right for you and your family in your home. Therefore, there are strict guidelines and qualifications that all potential adoptive homes must meet before we place a dog in their home.
Before you can meet an adoptable dog, an adoption application (http://www.nhcdarizona.com/forms/adopt.pdf) must be filled out and a home check must be completed. Then an appointment will be made between potential adopter and our foster home to meet the dogs.
All of our dogs are spayed/neutered, up-to-date with all age appropriate vaccinations, had fecal exam, been dewormed, are microchipped and vet checked. We have recently started doing heartworm tests and starting all our dogs on heartworm preventative. We do not have the funds to do additional screening tests for Erlichia or Valley Fever unless the dog is showing signs of illness. If they are showing signs, we will then screen the dogs for these illnesses and treat appropriately. The adoption fee is $150-$250 (depending on the dog, with most dogs being closer to $200) and that includes all vetting previously mentioned. Please understand that this fee barely covers our medical expenses, shelter fees and does not begin to cover housing and feeding. So if you are able, an additional monetary donation is appreciated. Remember that we are a non-profit rescue group.
(Example Cost Break down for female puppy under one year old: Spay-$120-$165, 3 booster vaccinations (DHPP-C)-$15, Rabies shot-$15, Microchip and Registration of Microchip-$35, deworming medication-$5, fecal exam-$28, brief vet exam-$27: Total cost-$245.00) This example is typical for the majority of dogs we take in. If you add antibiotics (which most of our dogs will require), food, additional screening tests, fees to get the dog out of the shelter and gas to and from appointments, our costs are well over $400 per dog.