Age: 4 years old
Breed: Chi-Terrier mix
Weight: 17 lbs
Personality: Very loving, active and sweet!
Education: Good with bathroom and progressing with leash training
Favorite Activities: Fetch, eating (Roscoe loves food!), naps, dog bones
Looking for: An active adults-only family who will love him and play with him! Respectful teens would be good too. Some patient training will help him be the best boy ever! A doggie mentor would be just pawfect, but can be an only dog with regular playdates.
Special needs: Prozac is helping him combat anxiety and stress in new environments.
Adoption Fee: $ 350
Hey guys! My name is Roscoe and I am a 4 year old, male Chi-Terrier mix, and all neutered already. I am about 17 lbs, but they say I need to go on a diet and workout schedule. Hmmphh! I was relinquished by my owner to actually give me a better life away from my two doggie siblings who were bullying me. I am completely bathroom trained and have excellent leash manners! I still have some anxiety, but we are working on it.
My foster family loves to call me Roscoe the Rascal, because I am such a fun-loving boy! Even though my doggie siblings bullied me, I am very friendly and enjoy running around dog parks making new pals. I like walks and jogs, but can chill at home with cuddles. I do love every new person I meet. I am just a lil shadow following my people. I am fiercely loyal and protective and have protected my family from many mail-people, delivery people, strangers who surely mean murder. Just kidding! I do have anxiety and it has taken time to decompress but TLC helped me. I am currently on Prozac to help with anxiety, and do great around calm, easy going people and all dogs. I would do best in an adults-only home, but respectful teens would be fine.
I cannot wait to go to my furever home where I can settle down finally and shed all my anxiety. I have so much love in my heart just waiting to be shared. I will be a great walking, hiking buddy once my leash training is sorted. Another good dog will help me build confidence, but if I have to be an only dog, I can have playdates and be cool. I would love an active all-adults family and lots of attention. If you think we are meant to be, let’s meet up!
My adoption fee is $350 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/
The Animal Pad recognizes that taking in a new dog can pose a challenge to the entire family. To best set him up for success in a new home, Roscoe’s adoption package includes a FREE four-week scholarship with our partner Goodpup (https://goodpup.com/
). Goodpup offers virtual, individualized training to ensure you, your dog, and your family have the skills needed to thrive together. GoodPup Scholarships include:
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- • 4+ weeks of positive reinforcement training
- • 24/7 chat for questions and support
- • Access to a behavior team to assist in advanced cases