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My name is Dude!
found a new home! Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.
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I am up to date with shots.
Dude! What a happy little boy! The fellow is happy and playful. He is somewhat independent, but he likes to play with his person. Not so interested in toys, but that may change when he gets into a great home. we suggest an adult home as he seemed to not like having his hind quarters touched, but did tolerate it. Just look at that face! Is he smiling? ID#358599
Facts about Dude
Breed: Dachshund/Chihuahua Mix
Color: Tan/Yellow/Fawn - With White
Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Other Pets at Santa Barbara County Animal Services- Santa Maria
Why Adoption is a Great Option
Dude, a Santa Maria Dachshund/Chihuahua dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Dachshund/Chihuahua for sale in Santa Maria, or seeking a Dachshund/Chihuahua dog from a breeder in Santa Maria.
Rescues and shelter volunteers in Santa Maria 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.
On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Santa Maria 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
You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home.
In fact, there are even Dachshund/Chihuahua breeders who
help with Dachshund/Chihuahua rescue. One puppy or kitten
adopted in Santa Maria paves the way for another one to be saved.