ARRG is an 'Approved Rehoming Organisation' number - R251000005



ADOPTED - PEPPERINA, 2 year old female Chihuahua


ADOPTED.. ON TRIAL ABOUT PEPPERINA:
Pepperina is in need of home in the position to care for a dog for the next possibly 15 plus years. She will be best suited to a single/couple home as she is more comfortable in a quiet environment and bonds better with one to two people max.

STRENGTHS:
- Short, easy to maintain coat
- Lower food and medical costs (such as flea/worming) because she is such a tiny dog
- Pretty quiet and happy to do her own thing
- Doesn't jump or try to escape
- Loves the car
- Good with small dogs
- Good with livestock
- Fine inside or out
- Cuddly and affectionate once settled in with someone

CHALLENGES:
- Not tested with cats (but would probably be fine with them)
- Not great with large dogs (she wants to go them like a typical chihuahua)
- Is quite anxious with visitors and barks intially

APPLICATIONS are not processed until ALL the following information and attachments are received.
* PROOF of home ownership
* PHOTOS of fenced yard


Animals cannot be met until your emailed Application To Adopt has been received and approved, as most of our animals are in foster care.

To expedite the adoption process, click on 'I want to ADOPT NAME' OR email ARRG (nonkill@animalrights.org.au - Subject: #### NAME), and in your INITIAL email attach photos of your fenced yard. as well as proof of HOME OWNERSHIP (ie, Rates Notice - redacted if preferred), or if you RENT?, a DETAILED letter of agreement (specifying number & type of animals allowed) from your landlord/owner - Agency renters on Agency's letterhead; Private renters need same letter of agreement accompanied by owner's proof of property ownership (ie, Rates Notice).

You should also take this opportunity to tell us why you would make the best guardian for this dog.

Recommended that you include following in INITIAL email (together with above attachments):
* Why you/your family would make best guardian;
* Number of children/Ages?
* What other Pets do you have? (Are cats & dogs vaccinated & desexed, microchipped & Lifetime Registered?)
* History with dogs?
* How much time do you have for walking this dog?
* Full time/Part time worker or Retired or Work from home?
* What will you do with your furbabies if you ever have to move into a rental that does not allow dogs/cats?
* Phone number

Please FOLLOW and SHARE the ARRG Facebook page, where you can view the latest photos/videos of the animals in care, and new arrivals. Click on the blue f icon at the top of our page to open Facebook. For more detailed instructions on how to apply to adopt, go to the first post on our FB or copy & paste this link: https://www.facebook.com/109591692443650/posts/3517733341629451/?d=n

Ref: ARRG ID 2762
Microchip Number: 953010004387962

I want to ADOPT ADOPTED - PEPPERINA — If emailing please include your location and phone number so we can chat about suitability and viewing ADOPTED - PEPPERINA. Please also attach proof of home ownership, or if you rent, a letter of agreement from your landlord/owner, and photos of your fenced yard if adopting a dog.

If you have a fenced area, time to exercise and care for ADOPTED - PEPPERINA and you can offer a home FOR LIFE please contact us.

Telepone: (02)6622 1881 and (02)6622 1020 office hours Mon- Fri.
Location: Animal Rights and Rescue is located on the Far North Coast NSW (near Ballina, Byron Bay,Casino,Lismore), Australia.

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