Meet An Adoptable Dog
Breed: Maltese / Terrier / Mixed (long coat)
Weight: 7.9 lb..should gain 1/2 lb or so
Height: 9 in
Estimated Birthdate: 2/4/2010
Fence Needed: No
Location: Dreamweaver Farms, Pacolet SC
Reason for being in rescue: Owner release due to financial issues and loosing home.
Special Needs: Liefr had his teeth cleaned and had 6 removed - and he has others that are missing. Sometimes we find when a dog has a major dental he will need some follow up work in a few months. His mouth needs to be watched to insure ongoing good dental health. It will extend his life.
What kind of home would be best for me: Sweet Liefr is happy and bouncy and eager to find a lap to call his own.
What is my personality like: Liefr is one of those dogs who come up to you, look at you and then suddenly you have a new BFF. He is very affectionate with all the people he has met. He can be a bit pushy with dogs but only because he gets too excited. After a bit he calms down immensely. I've not seen him be a player yet but he co-exists peacefully.
How do I act when I first meet new people: Friendly and ready to be yours for life.
Tips and Tidbits: Liefr will need some house training help as he's been intact a long time and those hormones are still on go. He wears a belly band well and he is clean in his crate. He has no problems at all with cats (full disclosure - he is smaller than our cats!). He would be good with other dogs or on his own as long as he gets a lot of love from his people.
I have not yet tried Liefr on a leash. I don't know if he has experience on a leash but I think he would learn quickly.
And don't you just love those expressive ears.
Note - Liefr has 4 brothers also looking for homes. We're writing their descriptions as fast as we can.
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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