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Meet Eggos, a spunky little Miniature Pinscher puppy born around June 25, 2016. Eggos was dumped in the backyard of a kind Samaritan who brought her to us. Although she can be a little shy with strangers, Eggos is your typical high energy, mischievous puppy! She LOVES to play with other dogs, and we highly prefer her to go to a home with another playful dog. She is respectful of dogs who don't want to play, but definitely wants a play buddy! She is good with dogs big and small and her favorite doggie friend is a 100+lb black labrador! Eggos loves to play with toys too and will even fetch... on occasion! She is a smart little girl who knows how to "touch" (use her nose to touch your finger), "sit", "shake", and "high five". She is working on "come" and "down" as well as general good behavior. In terms of potty training, maintaining a consistent schedule and letting her out every few hours is key. She has learned the routine at her foster home and will use puppy pads when the foster home is not home to let her out, or go to the back door to let you know she needs to go out. She can stay in her crate for a few hours, though she does take a few minutes to settle in at first. Eggos is a big cuddler and wants nothing more than to sleep in your bed at night, nestled against the crook of your arm or flopped over your leg! She has recently discovered burrowing under blankets too! As a puppy, she needs someone who will continue to socialize her using positive reinforcement training, and understand that she IS in her teething phase! She is very easy to redirect to appropriate toys, but is still a big fan of stealing slippers. She especially needs someone who can recognize when she is being overwhelmed in new situations and will introduce her to new things at her own pace, as she can be a bit fearful in new situations. This little girl is sure to bring endless entertainment to the right home!
If this posting is up, this dog is still available!
Thank you so much for your interest in one of our adoptable dogs. If you have questions, please e-mail (email@example.com). Our volunteer adoption committee will do its best to answer your inquiry within 24 to 48 hours.
If you are interested in adopting please read the following to expedite your application.
1. Return to our website at http://www.yolospca.org
2. Fill out an adoption application at http://bit.ly/1PIWjIA
3. If you are interested in meeting multiple animals please put all their names on one application.
4. The adoption committee will email you to confirm receipt of your application as long as you have an email address listed on your application.
5. If the dog is a good match for your family, a volunteer will call you to set up a meeting. The Yolo County SPCA is a volunteer run organization and are usually only able to call back if the dog would be a good match for your family based on the information received from the volunteer foster families.
All of our canines are altered (spayed & neutered), puppies are started on their shots (DAPP), adults are up to date (rabies and DAPP) and have been heart worm tested (negative) and all dogs are microchipped. The adoption fee is $150 (which covers all of these costs) for all dogs and puppies. We also have special discounted adoption fees for Chihuahua mixes, at $100 for Chihuahua mix puppies and $50 for Chihuahua mix adults.
THERE IS NO SHELTER FOR YOU TO VISIT BECAUSE WE ARE A FOSTER BASED ORGANIZATION. IF YOU ARE READING THIS THEN WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS, WE REMOVE OUR ANIMALS FROM OUR SITE WHEN THEY HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
The Yolo County SPCA is a private, not-for-profit animal rescue organization. All of our animals awaiting adoption are in foster homes. For more general questions please visit www.yolospca.org or contact us through email at (firstname.lastname@example.org).