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Affectionate, Playful, Smart
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STATUS: Accepting Applications
PERSONALITY TRAITS: Affectionate, Playful, Smart
~DOB: November 2015
WEIGHT: Currently 34 lbs - We estimate Penelope will be around 40 lbs once full grown
HEALTH STATUS: UTD on vaccines, on monthly flea/tick and heartworm preventives
SPAYED OR NEUTERED: Spayed
AROUND DOGS: Good
AROUND CATS: Untested, but we can safely cat test if needed
AROUND CHILDREN: Good
LEASH MANNERS: Good
CAR RIDES: Does well in the car
FOSTER PARENT COMMENTS: Penelope is a sweet and loving girl who can't wait to find her forever home! She loves other dogs and would love to find a home with a canine companion that she can romp around with. She is very attentive and is a quick study. This sweet girl will be a wonderful addition to her forever family!
EVERY DOG HAS A STORY: Penelope was surrendered to the Bertie County Animal Shelter by her former owner. When BFPA volunteers saw a video of this happy girl playing in the shelter, we knew we had to get her out. Unfortunately, Penelope became sick right before she was supposed to leave for her foster home. Thankfully, the shelter staff moved quickly and made sure she received the emergency surgery she needed to repair her intestines after a blockage was found. She is now healed from her surgery and thriving in her foster home as she waits patiently for her forever family to find her!
Some of the information contained in this biography includes approximations based on our expertise and is not guaranteed. We do home visits to finalize adoptions and/or deliver the adopted dog. Therefore, we prefer potential adopters live a reasonable distance to the Triangle area (Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill) of North Carolina.
INTERESTED IN ADOPTING PENELOPE? If so, please fill out our dog adoption application by copying and pasting this link in a new browser window: https://toolkit.rescuegroups.org/of/f?c=WHMSYCNC