Dachshund Rescue of North America
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Oliver #12644
Dog Information
Color: Chocolate & Tan Coat: Long-Hair Special needs dog? No
Pattern: Piebald Gender: Male Sanctuary dog? No
Size: Miniature Weight: 9 lbs Spayed/Neutered? Yes
Age: 4 Years Category: Adult
State: MD - View more in MD
Added: 2018-12-22




Biography
Oliver's previous owner is in hospice and we made him an honorary dachshund so we could help her out. Six months ago she surrendered three dachshunds to us so we already had an emotional attachment to their family. She told us that Oliver is a toy or mini Australian Shepherd that she rescued from a breeder who was going to have him put to sleep as a puppy because of his foot deformity. Oliver was born without his left front paw. We call him a "tri-pawed". Even though he's tri-pawed this little guy is no couch potato, he will follow you everywhere. He has a beautiful thick coat and bob tail. Oliver was a staff favorite at the vet. He loves people and the attention they give him. He is crate-trained and is used to a fenced yard. He knows to go potty outside. He is Mr. Personality. Their foster mom says he is a great dog. He definitely needs a sweet playful dog his size and age in his new home. He loves toys, is not a big barker and loves to sleep in the big bed!. ****Applicants must be willing to drive to Ellicott City, Maryland (10 miles south of Baltimore) to meet and adopt Oliver.****

Vetting Information
• Rabies (3 year) 2016-06-29
• Heartworm Tested 2018-12-18
• Distemper Combo - NO Lepto 2018-12-18
• Wellness exam 2018-12-18
• Fecal Tested 2018-12-19
Other Things To Know About This Dog
• Must have fenced yard
• Needs dog buddy
• No cats
• No large dogs
• No small children

Want to know more about Oliver? Email foster family at ann_donnawell@comcast.net