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Onyx (adoption pending) Chihuahua Mix Washington, DC

  • Young
  • Male
  • Small

About

Health
Vaccinations up to date, spayed / neutered.
Good in a home with
Other dogs.

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Meet Onyx (adoption pending)

If you are interested in adopting this dog, please download and complete an Adoption Questionnaire from our website and email Nora at NoraL@k-9lifesavers.org
You can learn about the adoption process and find a Word, PDF and ONLINE version of the questionnaire by visiting: http://www.k-9lifesavers.org/howtoadopt/.
Dog's Name: Onyx
Estimated Breed : Chihuahua Mix
Approximate Age: 2 years old
Approximate Weight: approx. 8 lbs
Currently Living at: Foster
Adoption Fee: $300
DOG'S DESCRIPTION
Meet Onyx! Onyx is a friendly and affectionate little guy! He loves to snuggle and give kisses. He is a great lap dog and will make a wonderful companion! Onyx is not housetrained and does not know how to walk well on a leash. He will need a patient owner to work with him on basic training. Given his confidence and eagerness to please, we feel he will be a quick learner!
Your new pet will require a refresher in house-training. K-9 Lifesavers strongly recommends all new adopters enroll their new pet into obedience training. This provides for an easier transition into a new home, ensures the dog remains well socialized, and helps form a bond between the dog and the new family.
Adoption fees cover basic vetting, spay/neuter surgery (for dogs over 6 months old), rabies, distemper/parvo vaccinations, treatment for worms, heartworm testing, monthly heartworm prevention and monthly flea/tick prevention (while the animal is in our care), and transport costs from high-kill shelter. Please note that on average, K-9 Lifesavers spend significantly more on each dog than their adoption fee. Adoption fee for HW positive dog also covers heartworm treatment at our partner vets.
Foster Program: Foster homes provide for the temporary care of a rescue until the dog is placed into a loving, forever home. For more information on becoming a foster parent, and our Foster Program, visit http://www.k-9lifesavers.org/foster/ or email our Foster Coordinator at foster@k-9lifesavers.org
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Onyx (adoption pending)

Onyx (adoption pending)

  • Chihuahua
  • Young
  • Male