ADOPTED!! Charlie

Posted Dec 3, 2009 at 3:14 pm in Latest News

Check out Charlie!  Charlie is about 9 years old and is a full blood Rat Terrier filled with lots of spunk!  Charlie is about 19 lbs.  He is a real good looker!  His pictures don’t do him justice. Charlie recently underwent cataract surgery in his right eye.  Before the surgery, he had a hard time playing fetch and soccer, two of his favorite activities. After he recovered he was back to his normal day to day world of playing and cuddling.  He is quite a smart fellow.  It’s obvious to his foster mom that someone has spent a lot of time training him.  He knows several commands and words that are not in a normal dog’s vocabulary.  He picks up new tricks quickly.  He is completely house broken with a doggie door, is crate-trained, and loves to go for walks on leash.  He also loves to ride in the car.  He is quite the character!  When Charlie wants to play, he’ll start talking to whomever he wants to play with, whether it is his foster mom or dad or his canine buddies.  He gets along well with other dogs.  He also is happy to play with a toy by himself.  While he is a fully active dog, ready for any fun you want to engage in, Charlie also loves to cuddle.  If you are happy, he is happy!  He’d love to have his own canine sister to play with.  Would you be Charlie’s furever home?  Click here to see more pictures of Charlie.

Our adoption fee for adult dogs is $175. Charlie’s adoption fee has been subsidized. A generous donor has paid $75 of his fee. So Charlies adoption fee is $100.


9 comments so far:

  1. sean adley said:

    What a great dog…i hope someone scoops him up fast!!!!

    posted December 19th, 2010 at 10:28 pm
  2. Wendy said:

    Hi Sean,
    I’m Axle’s foster mom. He is a great dog. I hope he finds his forever home soon also. He really does deserve his own family to play fetch with and cuddle with.
    Thanks for commenting on him


    posted January 5th, 2011 at 3:29 pm
  3. Meagan said:

    Ahh! How cute, I have his twin on the East Coast, lol. Too bad he’s so far away :(

    posted March 8th, 2011 at 7:26 am
  4. Kim said:

    I love the picture – Axle looks like he’s updating his facebook page.

    posted March 9th, 2011 at 9:05 am
  5. Rebecca said:

    Do you have a good idea of what his age is from a vet? He looks absolutely charming.

    posted May 13th, 2011 at 12:37 am
  6. Wendy said:

    Hi Rebecca
    We think Axle is about 7 or 8 years old. He is a wonderful guy. He’s laying here with me on the couch now. Earlier he was playing tug-o-war with my husband. He would make a great addition to most families.

    posted May 13th, 2011 at 11:10 pm
  7. Mandy said:

    Oh my, he is so adorable!! I wish I could squeeze him into my household.

    posted May 24th, 2011 at 6:21 pm
  8. Steffani said:

    I see this post is old. Is this dog still needing a home? I am looking for a rat terrier.
    Thank you

    posted December 10th, 2011 at 6:29 pm
  9. Wendy said:

    Hi Steffani,
    Yes, Axle is still available. Email me if you have specific questions about him.

    Thanks Wendy

    posted December 12th, 2011 at 12:20 pm

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