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Rocket Chihuahua Mix Boise, ID

  • Senior
  • Male
  • Medium

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Spayed / neutered.

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Meet Rocket

Meet Rocket!

Greetings! I'm Rocket, a 16 years young, Chi mix. I am the best couch buddy. I enjoy naps, snacks and walks. I'm pretty spry for an old guy, looking at me, you'd think I was 10, lol. I am looking for a new home after a lifetime with my old family, I hope they are doing well. I'd prefer to be with you all the time but I'll settle for most of the time. I get lonely. I get along well with my foster siblings, 2 large brutes and 2 small mischievous felines. I prefer dogs my own size, I can't keep up with the big ones and felines move too quickly for me and my eyes, which are showing my age. I can't hear much if anything, but my sniffer works great. I'm a big help cleaning up the kitchen. I'm a happy guy and my face may not show it but my tail does.

I'd love to find a home with a comfy couch and loving family. I don't think I'd do well with young'ins, I think they are probably as mischievous as the felines.

If I sound like your type, call my people. Have a wonderful day!

Rocket is deaf and has bad night vision, especially at night. He has lost many teeth and is working on not marking/peeing in the house, wearing belly bands indoors to help with this. Rocket is a little reactive to being startled and doesn't like being alone or in the kennel if you are home, although he is kennel trained.

To set up a meet and greet or inquire about a dog, please first fill out an application at https://savinghoperescue.org/adopt It doesn't obligate you, but it is the first step. We don't get to all of the inquiries but respond to all applications. Thank you for choosing to rescue!

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Our dogs are fostered in Texas but available for adoption in Idaho with stops in -Boise ID and Twin Falls ID.. These dogs are transported to a predetermined location agreed upon by the rescue.

Our out of state adoption fee is $550 for adults and $650 for puppies. This fee includes: Age-appropriate vaccinations, up to date heart-worm and flea preventative, heart-worm test if over 6 months, microchip with registration, health certificate, and transport costs.

As a Saving Hope direct adoption, the adoption interview/meet and greet occurs on video call (Skype, FB Messenger call, Facetime, etc). The adoption application and fee would be finalized prior to transport.

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  • Chihuahua
  • Senior
  • Male