About Me

Name: Lilly - In Foster in Rocky Mount, NC
Sex: Female
Spayed/Neutered: Yes
Breed: Maltese / Poodle (Toy)
Weight: 11.6 lb
Height: in
Estimated Birthdate: 3/17/2013
Fence Needed: Yes. Lilly is still learning what it means to walk on a leash and will escape out a door. She needs a fenced yard where she can safely potty.
Location: Foster Home in Rocky Mount, NC
Adoption Fee:$200

My Story

Date into Rescue: 3/16/2019

Reason for being in rescue: Lilly was part of a group of dogs seized from a home. CPR partnered with a local shelter to help these animals.

Special Needs: Lilly has Grade 1 dental disease, reversible with appropriate home care. She showed signs of fleas upon initial inspection, and was treated for them.  She also has a 4/6 grade heart murmur that will need medication to manage. We recommend Vetmedin 2.5mg, 1/2 pill twice a day.

What kind of home would be best for me: Lilly is best suited as a lap dog in a quiet home, where she can help binge watch Netflix and watch documentaries. She does well with other dogs but does not have to have a canine companion.

What is my personality like: Sweet Lilly. We don't know what life has been for you during your short 6 years, but it hasn't involved much exposure to people or experiences. Lilly is a beautiful, quiet girl who is timid at first but turns into a wiggly girl around people she knows and trusts. Every experience in life is new for this girl. Car rides are still very scary - Lilly pants and drools the entire time in the car. This will improve as she gains experience riding, but her new family will have to patiently teach her. 

How do I act when I first meet new people: Friendly. 

Tips and Tidbits: 

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.

Potential Adopters

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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