Gertie W, Dog, Boston Terrier (short coat)

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Species: 
Dog
Breed: 
Boston Terrier (short coat)
Primary Breed: 
Boston Terrier
Gender: 
Female
Home with dogs: 
Yes
Home with cats: 
Yes
Declawed: 
No
Age: 
Adult
Special Needs: 
Yes
Spay/neutered: 
Yes
Size: 
Small
Vaccinations Up to Date: 
Yes
Color: 
Black with White
Coat Length: 
Short
Found: 
No
Location Zipcode: 
02901
Description: 
Adoption donation is $300 Total.Gertie is Available for Adoption! Special Needs.Female14 lbs.7 yearsStray at ShelterBlack and WhiteSpayedUp to date on Rabies, Bordatella, and 7 in 1 shotsHeartworm/lyme/erlichia Positive and HAS BEEN treated and is ready to go to a new home! This sweet little girl was picked up by another rescue & they contacted us to take her. We did xrays on her back end due to her walking really funny. Poor old Gertie has been shot in the rear end. Our vet said that she had a big pellet deep in the muscle that she didn't want to dig for and make her more sore since it wasn't causing her any problems. she does have very bad patellas, but is not in any pain from them as she doesn't limp just walks bowlegged. Since she is not hurting we are not going to do any surgery on them. Her hip joints are a little bit wonky as well. She was also in HEAT!!! Poor old girl. She Won't ever be in heat again that I can tell you. :) Gertie is a sweet girl who loves to get attention. She is good with the other dogs. She is sort of house trained, but still has accidents here and there. She is a sweet older girl. :) Fine with cats & dogs - fine with older kids. Normally we do not process applications unless you select a specific dog and make a deposit of $200 as we are all volunteers and limited resources - your deposit tells us you are serious. Click here to complete our online application! Once we have your deposit we will hold the dog for you while we process your application. If you are not approved to adopt or we can not provide the dog you are interested in, your deposit is refunded. If you are approved, the deposit is applied toward the total donation of the dog. If the dog is not a good match, we will work with you to find another dog or refund your deposit. We want you to be certain that this is a decision your have thought through thoroughly & not just a whim so if YOU change your mind for ANY reason, your deposit is not refundable! Deposit Donations can be made by Paypal - please click on symbol below: If transport is necessary, that cost will be additional - transport cost is NOT included in the donation. If you wish to call us, please call between the hours of 10 AM and 7PM at 401-234-4499. If you leave a message, a volunteer will return your call ASAP.