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Martie

Dachshund Chihuahua

Male, Young
Washington, DC
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with cats,
Story
Please note that since I am a rescue dog my breed is a best guess and can only be verified via a DNA test. For more photos and updates on Martie, follow his adventures on Instagram at@samson_and_charlie! Good with: Small dogs, cats Not good with: Large dogs Not tested with: Kids House trained: No, work in progress Energy level: Moderate Noise level: Lots Hi I'm Martie! I was rescued from a severe neglect/abuse situation and I'm learning how to feel safe and loved. Given my previous circumstances I'm on the nervous/shy side and will need a patient family ready to help me come out of my shell and trust people again. Let me tell you about some of the things that really get my tail wagging. Zooming around in a fenced yard? Oh yeah, count me in! I love the feeling of freedom as I dash around, chasing after who knows what. And when I'm not zooming, you can bet I'll be busy chewing on my toys. I've got quite the collection, and I love nothing more than carrying them from room to room, stashing them in couch cushions like buried treasure. And let's not forget about treats I'm a sucker for a tasty snack! But you know what I love even more? Snuggling up with my favorite humans. Once I warm up to you, I'll be the cuddliest couch companion you could ask for. Now, let's talk training. While I may have some basics down like crate training, I've got a bit of work to do in other areas. House training is definitely a work in progress, and I could use some help building my confidence. I tend to be a bit sensitive and prone to separation anxiety, so I'm looking for someone who can give me the guidance and reassurance I need to feel secure. When it comes to my energy level, I'd say it's moderate. I enjoy both long and short walks, and of course, nothing beats a good round of zoomies in the backyard! Now, let's talk positives and negatives. On the plus side, I'm crate trained, I adore toys, and I'm a playful goofball once I warm up to you. But on the flip side, I can be a bit rambunctious and mouthy at times, and I've been known to struggle with nervousness around new people. As for my ideal home, I'm looking for someone who can set boundaries while still showering me with love. I need an understanding owner who can help me overcome my nervousness and socialize me properly. And while I get along great with small to medium-sized dogs and even cats, I'm not a fan of the big guys. So, if you're looking for a sweet, goofy companion who's just waiting to bloom with the right guidance, I might just be the pup for you! I can't wait to find a forever home where I can share all the love I've got to give! My foster guardian says: Martie is such a sweet and goofy little pup with a giant personality! He loves zooming around the backyard with small dogs, walks, and after he warms up to his humans, he loves cuddling in the couch. Likes: Zoomies, chewing on and hiding toys, treats, snuggles Dislikes: Nothing really! My ideal home: Martie needs an owner who will be good at enforcing boundaries despite how cute he is he definitely exhibited dachshund behaviors like vocalizing, and also, difficulty with potty training! He needs an owner who understands how nervous he can be, and is willing to socialize him and make him comfortable. Foster Application: https://rdr.formstack.com/forms/foster_app Please visit our website www.ruraldogrescue.com to learn more about this amazing dog and to see other dogs available for adoption!
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Alfie

Dachshund Chihuahua

Male, Young
Washington, DC
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs,
Story
Required: Another similarly sized dog in the home. Please note that since I am a rescue dog, my breed is a best guess and can only be verified via a DNA test. Hi I'm Alfie! I was rescued from a severe neglect/abuse situation and I'm learning how to feel safe and loved. Given my previous circumstances I'm on the nervous/shy side and will need a patient family ready to help me come out of my shell and trust people again. The nice folks at RDR will update my profile when they learn more about me. I can't wait to find a forever home where I can share all the love I've got to give! Please visit our website www.ruraldogrescue.com to learn more about this amazing dog and to see other dogs available for adoption!
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Bennie

Dachshund Chihuahua

Male, Young
Washington, DC
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
Preferred: Another similarly sized dog in the home. Please note that since I am a rescue dog my breed is a best guess and can only be verified via a DNA test. Hi I'm Bennie! I was rescued from a severe neglect/abuse situation and I'm learning how to feel safe and loved. Given my previous circumstances I'm on the nervous/shy side and will need a patient family ready to help me come out of my shell and trust people again. The nice folks at RDR will update my profile when they learn more about me. I can't wait to find a forever home where I can share all the love I've got to give! Please visit our website www.ruraldogrescue.com to learn more about this amazing dog and to see other dogs available for adoption!
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DARLA IS PERFECTION

Dachshund Terrier (Unknown Type, Medium)

Female, Adult
Washington, DC
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
My name is Darla and I am a very deep thinking, calm, sweet, lap dog that is looking for the perfect laidback home.  I am a Dachshund/Terrier mix that is only 20 pounds and guessed to be 6 years old.  I have lived with a lot of dogs in a home that was not able to care for us properly.  We were fortunately surrendered to Critter Cavalry Rescue so that we could all find better and more stable families to love us.  I am a tad shy when I first meet new people but I sure do blossom and get more perky when I feel safe with you.  I am pretty good on a leash and I am housebroken and crate trained.  My foster mom says I have the sweetest face and eyes that look in to your soul.  Well you know what?  I am searching for the right soul to make me their own and them to be MINE too!  I am the perfect size for so many lifestyles.  I don’t bark and I ride perfectly fine in a car.  Let’s go places this Summer!  I am ready are you!?  Send an email asking about me to ccrnewengland@gmail.com  Let’s be “family” real soon. PLEASE NOTE:   Our dogs and cats are fostered in Tennessee and can transport weekly up to the Northeast region.  Request an application and learn more about Critter Cavalry at https://www.crittercavalry.com/adoption.May 19, 2024, 7:30 pm
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MAZIE

Dachshund Basset Hound

Female, Young
Washington, DC
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with kids, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered, Shots are up-to-date,
Story
This little pretty chocolate dappled girl is called Mazie and goodness what a cracker jack she is.  Don’t for minute let those green eyes and chocolate marbled coat fool you to think she is gentle or easy.  She is the CEO of dogs and will run the show at your house if given the chance.  Mazie is 20 pounds and 9 months old.  She is a breed mix of Dachshund and Basset Hound we are told.  Her pics make her look big but she is a “tiny but mighty” little girl.  Mazie is not a fan of any other female dogs in her life or around her.  We don’t know where that came from but the dislike is there so we say…don’t ignore the warning.  She is great with big male dogs, not good with other small dogs or cats, but loves people deeply and wants to be around them.  She needs a fenced yard because she is a runner as most Dachshunds can be and she needs to be able to run and play and get her energy out daily.  Older children would be better for her and she is crate trained, 90% housebroken and she adores going for walks; a very good girl on a leash we can say.  She is beautiful but a “tad” bit complicated, which is why we have outlined the Likes and Dislikes of this girl to a TEE!  We want the right and perfect home and there are lots out there that can give her that.  Tiny but Mighty little Mazie is ready for a home NOW!  Please email us at Critter Cavalry Rescue : ccrnewengland@gmail.com  Tell us where you live when you email asking for information and an application. PLEASE NOTE:   Our dogs and cats are fostered in Tennessee and can transport weekly up to the Northeast region.  Request an application and learn more about Critter Cavalry at https://www.crittercavalry.com/adoption.May 19, 2024, 7:30 pm
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Rolo

Dachshund

Male, 1 yr 1 mo
Washington, DC
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Male, 2 years old, 19 lbs Personality: affectionate, goofy/funny, easygoing, snuggler, protective, outgoing, playful, adventurous, rambunctious, trustworthy, and energetic. Rolo is a barrel of laughs - at two years old, he still llikes to do things like chase his tail and throw his own treats in the air as entertainment! Rolo loves going on long sniff walks and meeting new friends, dog and human alike. A typical daschund, Rolo has a big personality and doesn't hesitate to show his foster family what he wants. For example, Rolo loves to be covered by a light blanket to sleep and prefers wet food. Rolo is doing well with house training and his foster family trusts him to be left alone outside of his crate. Rolo is ready to meet his forever family and fill their lives with smiles. Could that be you? Apply today to meet Rolo! If you are interested in meeting a dog or cat, we require an adoption application. If the animal has "HAS APPLICATION" listed, they are still available to receive additional applications but also may be in the process of being adopted soon. Apply for a DOG: http://www.citydogsrescuedc.org/adoptable-dogs.html Interested in saving more lives? Foster a dog today! Learn more, see our list of dogs needing foster, and apply, https://www.citydogsrescuedc.org/foster-a-city-dog.html City Dogs & City Kitties Rescue is a foster-based rescue in Washington, DC. We do not have a shelter. CDCK has a thorough adoption process to find the best possible fit for each of our dogs and cats (we do not operate under a first-come, first-served model). Upon accepting a new cat or dog into the organization, we provide a basic vet visit that includes necessary vaccinations, disease screenings, deworming, microchips, and spay/neuter for dogs six months and older. We do not provide a comprehensive medical exam before adoption. As a result, sickness, injury, and disability may exist unbeknownst to CDCK. City Dogs & City Kitties Rescue is not responsible for payment of any vet care, including known and unknown medical conditions once a cat or dog is adopted from us. Dog specific: Rabies, DHPP, Lepto and Bordetella vaccines. They are tested for HW, Lyme, Ehrlichia, Anaplasmosis. Most cats and dogs will have a house-training accident in the initial days in their new home and we cannot guarantee any pet is housebroken or crate trained.

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Rural Dog Rescue

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Critter Cavalry Rescue - DC

Washington, DC 20009

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Washington, DC 20009

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City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties - DC

We do not have a shelter. All of our dogs and cats are in private foster homes., Please complete our application or attend our weekly adoption events to meet one!, Washington, DC 20008

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K-9 Lifesavers

Silver Spring, MD 20904

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Silver Spring, MD 20904

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Silver Spring, MD 20904

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Silver Spring, MD 20904

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