Everyone meet Debbie. This girl is super sweet and has a great mixture of wanting to play or wanting to just cuddle.
Debbie and her brother Dana 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.
Debbie is the more laid back of the two. She is a little shy at first but very loving. She loves to play tug or just cuddle.
Debbie is great with other dogs and is doing good with the cats in the house. She is working or crate training, house manners and overall obedience. She will need someone that is committed to continuing that training.
Debbie will fit into most any household as long as they are willing to continuing her training and guidance.
See Debbie in action:
Breed: Boxer Mix
Age: 8 to 9 months as of 07/06/19
Weight: 24 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. Debbie does wonderfully with other dogs. She is living with several and loves playing with them. She has done very good at figuring out dog signals and knows which ones want to play with her and which ones don’t.
Cats: Yes. Debbie is living with two cats and does good with them. She is curious but if they correct her, she moves on to something elase.
Kids: Yes. Debbie has regular play dates with her foster’s sister who is 6. She is very sweet and loving with kids. Will need supervision with smaller kids as she is still learning
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.