My name is Elvira!

Rat Terrier Dog for adoption in Prole, Iowa - Elvira

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Elvira's Info...

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

Elvira's Story...
Elvira a a very sweet older dog with a young heart full of love. She is a very loyal dog that just wants to be by your side. Elvira gets along great with other dogs and cats. She loves children and is very gentle around them. Elvira is up to date on shots and has an appointment to get her spay done and will be ready to go to her forever home after that. She is doing great in a Volunteer Home, but would love to have a home and a family to call her own. If you are interested in adopting Elvira, let us know at or 641-297-2137.

Facts about Elvira

  • Breed: Rat Terrier
  • Color: Brown/Chocolate - With White
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Female

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Elvira, a Prole 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 Prole, or seeking a Rat Terrier dog from a breeder in Prole.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Prole 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 Prole 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 Prole paves the way for another one to be saved.