Age: 1.5 years old
Breed: Rottweiler mix
Weight: 57 lbs
Personality: Mr. Wiggle butt! Very friendly, moderately energetic, and snuggly.
Education: Good with bathroom, crate and leash training
Favorite Activities: Squeaky, rubbery toys, going on short walks, solving puzzle toys for treats, cuddling hard on the couch!
Looking for: A fun family who can do some activities with him, and then be ready to snuggle hard. He does well with dogs and older kids who can't get knocked over by his wiggly butt!
Special needs: Needs to have blood work done in 6-9 months for a recheck. Potential adopter will be emailed the Heartworm testing after Treatment Guidelines
Adoption Fee: $ 450
Can’t say no to Rhino!
Hi, there! My name is Rhino. I’m a sweet, spunky boy that you’re bound to be wild about. I’m a 1.4-year-old, 57-pound, Rottweiler mix. When I was rescued from San Diego, Texas with the zoo crew, I was in ruff shape. I was covered in fleas, ticks, and had heartworm. After being treated, I am still antigen positive and will be retested when I get my final treatment in 6-9 months and another blood test. I have to keep up with my monthly heartworm meds! I’m already neutered and I’m a healthy pup!
I’m the friendliest fella who greets strangers with a wiggling butt and a big kiss. I adore all humans, dogs, and even cats! I love making friends with new pooches, getting the zoomies, and playing with toys. I can be a little protective of my toys at times but never mean. I do have a tendency to destroy the soft ones, but rubber toys will keep me endlessly entertained! Even though I have puppy energy, I can also be quite the couch potato. I love being near my humans, so if you’ll let me, I’ll happily settle in for some snuggles on the couch or in bed.
I’m a well-trained boy who never has accidents in the house. I will whine at the door and let you know if I need to go out. I do well on the leash and love getting out for walks. I know the word “kennel” and can hang out in there with a toy to keep me busy. I might bark once or twice, but if you ignore me I’ll settle down shortly. I’ve been known to be a curious boy who sometimes gets into the cat box or puts my paws up on the counter, but I am a good listener and can be redirected. I love working for treats and would love to continue my training with you!
I’m a big lover boy who would make a wonderful family dog. Since I’m still in puppy mode, it would be best if I’m with kids who can walk on their own so that I don’t accidentally knock them over. I can live with any furry friends, but would be fine being a solo pup as long as you have some time to play with me! I can be quite energetic and then equally cuddly. I’m the pawfect balance! So what do you say? Rhi-no you will love me!
My adoption fee is $450 and that includes spaying/neutering, shots, and microchip. If you want to take me home, please fill out the form on the website here: https://theanimalpad.org/adoption-application/
Apply to Adopt Me!