Everyone meet Dana. He is a happy, active Boxer mix that loves to play and get all the love he can handle.
Dana and his sister Debbie come from animal control in Jonesboro, Arkansas. They were seen being tossed out of a truck on a busy intersection in Jonesboro. Lucky for them a passerby picked them up and brought them to animal control. Understandably they were shaken and scared there and the kennel tech decided to pull them for Paws New England. Now they are on to better things and a better life.
Dana is the more confident and active of the two. He loves to run and play and will need someone willing to help him run off his energy. He is a sweet boy that loves his people.
He is working on his crate training, house manners and obedience training. He is doing great but will need someone committed to continuing his training.
If you are looking for a sweet, active boy that is up for any adventure with you; Dana is the boy for you.
See Dana in action:
Breed: Boxer Mix
Age: 8 to 9 months as of 07/06/19
Weight: 34 pounds as of 07/06/19
Vaccinations: Up to date as of 07/06/19
Heartworm: Negative as of 06/24/19 and on prevention
BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS:
Dogs: Yes. Dana does good with other dogs and is living with several others. Dana loves to have play dates with other dogs. He does tend to be a little bossy but corrects well.
Cats: No, Dana is way to interested in chasing the cats.
Kids: Yes. Dana has play dates with his foster’s sister on a regular basis and she is 6. He is still learning manners, so will need to be supervised with smaller
Adoption Donation: $450.00
Interested in a specific dog, please fill out an application if you are interested in a dog. The number of individual inquiries is overwhelming and we are finding it difficult to respond to each one. We cannot guarantee you will receive a timely response.
Paws New England is a rescue, not a shelter, and as such we do not have our dogs housed in one location - they are in foster homes both in New England and in our southern foster homes. If you’re interested in a specific dog, please complete a short online application and you will receive a reply within 48 hours so you can ask questions.
At present, if a dog is listed on our website, the dog is considered still available HOWEVER, may have applications that have come in before yours but it’s still too early to know if any are a good match; therefore we encourage you to apply.
NOTICE WITH REGARD TO LOCATION OF DOGS: Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not.
Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation.
Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary.
Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need.
All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history.
Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.