Meet An Adoptable Dog
Breed: Chihuahua / Mixed (short coat)
Estimated Birthdate: 11/9/2010
Fence Needed: No
Location: Foster Home in Raleigh, NC
Reason for being in rescue: Owner release to VA shelter
Special Needs: none noted
What kind of home would be best for me: Coco is looking for a retirement home with an experienced chihuahua owner. All he wants is a lap to snuggle, warm food and cold water.
What is my personality like:
Coco is the best dog in the entire world and you will be so very lucky to have him in your life!
Coco is a velcro dog. He will follow you from room to room.
Coco lost all of his teeth and his lower jaw from a severe mouth infection. His tongue sticks out but he still gives kisses. He does need a little help eating. It must be Royal Canine Senior canned food. He has done well eating on his own with a tilted cat bowl unless the food packs down. It’s very easy to feed him and he loves to eat.
How do I act when I first meet new people: A little cautious but warms up quickly
Tips and Tidbits:
At four pounds, his heart is 47 times bigger than his entire body.
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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