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Rat Terrier

Small  |  Male

Toronto, ON


To adopt this dog or any other dog with Rat Terrier Rescue Canada, please go to: Rat Terrier Rescue Canada Adoption Application

All of our dogs are in loving foster homes. The foster parents have written the bios you will read with what they know about each dog. If you are interested in one of our dogs, rather than sending an inquiry through Petfinder, please fill out an application following our link It will be forwarded to the foster home where any questions can be answered.
Copper is being fostered in Scotia, NY , USA This little dog is Copper. He's about 7-8 years old and weighs about 7 pounds. He has had a pretty rough life up until now. As you can see, when he was in the shelter in Florida, picked up as a stray, he had major issues with his eyes. Rat Terrier Rescue Canada couldn't let him suffer, so he was taken in by one of their NY foster homes. As it turns out, Copper has a condition called "dry eye". In his particular case, neither one of his eyes makes tears, so he requires drops a few times daily to ensure his eyes don't end up like they did when he was found. His new family will have to be diligent in giving the drops, because Copper is very resistant to getting them.Copper should be an only dog that should go to an experienced rat terrier owner. He is very owner possessive with other dogs, but very sweet and loving to his person. He doesn't really get along with the other dogs in his current foster home, but they just seem to ignore him. He is crate trained and housebroken, although he may try to mark the first few days he's in his new home. All he needs is correction with a squirt bottle, and that should end that behavior.Copper can be a challenge, but it's totally worth it, because he is a super affectionate boy when he is your one and only!! Please note , Copper is fostered in New York State , you must be able to cross the border to adopt him Rat Terrier Rescue Canada Adoption Fees
Puppy* (under 1 year).................$425.00*Adult (1 -9 years)........................$375.00Senior (ten years and up)........... $300.00The adoption fee includes spay/neuter, excluding *puppies which may or may not be spayed/neutered. The adoption fee also includes, at a minimum, vaccinations, de-worming, I.D. tag and microchip insertion. We gratefully accept any amount above the adoption fee as a donation used to support our mission to save as many dogs as possible. Registered Canadian Charity #80288 7620 RR0001 To adopt this dog go to: goto: see more pictures: goto:

Rat Terrier Rescue Canada is a non-profit organization with a network of fosterhomes throughout Canada. Our adoption fee is $350 for adults, and $400 for puppies. Dogs 11 years and older the adoption fee is $300. All of our rescued dogs are spayed/neutered, heartworm tested, up to date on vaccinations, and microchipped. Interested in Adopting? Please fill out an adoption application on our website: Rat Terrier Rescue Canada Adoption Application
Or Better yet why not become a volunteer with Rat Terrier Rescue. Canada If interested please go to: Volunteering with Rat Terrier Rescue Canada

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