Meet An Adoptable Dog
Breed: Dachshund / Mixed (short coat)
Weight: 4.8 lbs
Estimated Birthdate: 3/18/2019
Fence Needed: No
Location: Dreamweaver Farms, Pacolet SC
Reason for being in rescue: Sc shelter- owner release due to too many animals. She is one of 16 puppies we have to place
Special Needs: Our puppies all came in extensively infested with parasites. We've dewormed multiple times with multiple dewormers but anticipate new owners will spend a bit more time clearing them completely
What kind of home would be best for me: Daffodil requires a home with another dog. She would love a home with one of her puppy siblings, but another young dog will be just fine. She needs to build confidence in new experiences and needs a patient owner that will allow her this time and space.
What is my personality like: Daffodil is one of the more timid puppies in our group. This girl does not know how to be herself outside of her siblings. She literally just sits in your lap and shakes. She needs to learn that she is okay outside of her comfort zone. Gentle and sweet as can be, but just shy. When she is with her siblings she is very affectionate and sweet.
Daffodil will need another friendly dog in the home to help her flourish. She is inquisitive and would turn her head to the side hearing the music come out of a phone! Daffodil does get attached to people quickly if she is taken out of her comfort zone, She will constantly look to you for safety and wants to be held.
How do I act when I first meet new people: Daffodil is a shy girl. She warms up quickly and bonds right to you!
Tips and Tidbits: Estimated Birthdate - 3/1/2019
PUPPY POLICY - Thank you for carefully considering the addition of a puppy to your family. Puppies can be a joyous experience, but they can also be a tremendous amount of work. Since our goal is to place each of our dogs in forever homes, we are especially cautious with puppies. We like to stress 3 major things when considering a puppy vs. an adult dog - 1) many adult dogs are well bred, well trained dogs who find themselves in rescue through no fault of their own, 2) adult dogs are eager to share their love and bond with their new family, and 3) puppies will always require far more time, energy, and training than an adult dog.
Our ideal puppy adopters are:
-experienced dog owners with a solid record of excellent vet care of their previous pets
-scheduled away from home for no more than 4 hours per day OR have another canine companion already in the home
-stay at home type of people (work at home, home schoolers, retired, etc)
House trained: Aster is pee pad trained now. He is too small to go outside much. Note he is small enough for a bird of prey to see as a snack so any outside time must be monitored!
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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