My name is Rufus!

Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) Mix Dog for adoption in North Olmsted, Ohio - Rufus

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Rufus's Info...

I am already neutered, housetrained, up to date with shots, and good with dogs.

Rufus's Story...
Meet Rufus! Are you looking for a little dog who can add some fun and companionship to your life? Then look no further than Rufus! At 10 years young, this Chihuahua/Terrier mix has been given a second chance at life and is ready to find a forever home. With his inquisitive expressions and soulful eyes, this boy will melt your heart! And it doesn’t stop with his good looks! Rufus has the heart and personality of a big dog all contained in his little 6 pound frame.

Rufus loves people and other small dogs too. In fact, he’d love to have a canine brother or sister in his new home. This little man loves to explore and chase things, but he's always checking in with his person for some attention. What more could you ask for in a little canine friend? Now all Rufus needs to make his story complete is a family who will keep him safe and give him the love that he so deserves. In return, he promises to be a loyal companion for years to come.

Rufus knows that older dogs can have a hard time finding a forever home. But, he is hopeful that someone out there will give him the chance. If you would like make Rufus’ dreams come true, contact his adoption consultant, Lee, at 440-554-3828 or

Facts about Rufus

  • Breed: Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) Mix
  • Color: Tan/Yellow/Fawn
  • Age: Senior
  • Size: Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
  • Sex: Male

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Rufus, a North Olmsted Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) for sale in North Olmsted, or seeking a Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) dog from a breeder in North Olmsted.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in North Olmsted 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 North Olmsted 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 Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) breeders who help with Chihuahua/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small) rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in North Olmsted paves the way for another one to be saved.