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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 http://www.ratterrierrescue.ca/apps/form.html It will be forwarded to the foster home where any questions can be answered.
Nokieo is being fostered in Toronto
My name is Nokieo. I am a 13 year old, 9 lb male Chihuahua Rat Terrier mix. Handsome, if I do say so myself.
After 12 wonderful years, my owner suddenly got very sick and could no longer care for me. I left Kentucky, and journeyed all the way to Toronto. I am now safe in my foster home awaiting a new family. It does take me a while to connect with new people, but when I do want to be around you. I will take a while to warm up to strangers, so you will need to be very patient.
Don't let my years fool you; I certainly don't act my age. I do like to walk and my little legs move very fast.
I really like to be inside the house with my family where I can play and have company. I won't just wait for you to play with me; I'll bring you a toy and invite you to join me in a game of tug of war... Squeaky toys are my favs! I also love napping beside you. One of the most endearing qualities about me is how I show my enthusiasm when I see my people. My little cropped tail just wags and wags until my whole bum wags along!
I am house trained and I have no issues with going outside to do my business. I am very low maintenance.
My foster parents think I was probably the only dog in my previous home, so best that my new home is the same. I am just as happy to stay away from other dogs but I get along with my foster brother. With all the changes I experienced, I am starting to feel secure again. I will be the best guard dog ever! If I hear a sound or see something outside the door, I will let you know right away.
I would make a good companion as I am easy to take care of.
Rat Terrier Rescue Canada Adoption FeesPuppy* (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:http://www.ratterrierrescue.ca/apps/form.htmlTo see more pictures: goto: www.ratterrierrescue.ca
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
Great website for rescue dogs.