Meet An Adoptable Dog
Breed: Shih Tzu (long coat)
Weight: 12 lb
Height: 10 in
Estimated Birthdate: 1/14/2010
Fence Needed: No
Location: Dreamweaver Farms, Pacolet SC
Date into rescue: 3/29/2018
Reason for being in rescue? Owner release/ health of owner.
Special Needs? This dog is lightly heartworm positive (HW+). She will be sent home with a year supply of heartworm medication. She is being treated with a method called the slow kill treatment. She takes a monthly Ivermectin based heartworm preventative and needs to be re-tested for heartworms every 6 months. Once he tests negative, then she can take any kind of heartworm preventative; she is not restricted to Ivermectin based only.
What kind of home would be best for me? We are seeking quiet a home with an experienced dog owner and someone who is home more than they're away.
What is my personality like? Millie is a little wallflower. She is shy, but she is still sweet. She isn't all that active and she couldn't care less about toys, all she wants is a warm lap to curl up in. Millie does not know any basic commands but she walks great on a leash! With other dogs and cats she is perfectly fine and never wants any trouble. She just hangs out and lounges around on the beds we have outside, all she is missing is her forever home.
How do I act when I meet new people? shy
Tips and Tidbits: Millie was an owner release with a group of dogs because the owner could no longer care for them.
House trained? Dogs can be house trained if they are in the right environment and are allowed to follow a schedule as long as a physical reason doesn't keep them from being trained. A dog house trained in my home may not be in yours. We will help you teach your new dog this necessary skill and based on your schedule.
Please note - we do not ship or transport our dogs. If you are interested in adopting a dog, take a look at the distance between the dog's location and your location and make sure you are able to make the trip.
Thank you for your interest in a dog who needs a new home. This description contains all that we currently know about this dog. We have no perfect dogs - but many of our dogs have proven to be perfect for a certain someone. We urge all of our potential adopters not to fall in love with a picture. When screening applications, we look at the entire home and then make suggestions based on what would be a good fit for your home. You are not being screened for a specific dog although we are looking to see what type of dog interests you - poodles or non poodles, age, temperament, personality, etc. Our goal is to match you with the best possible pet for you and your home. We want to create furever families.
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