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This dog has the potential to live with or interact with, other dogs based on their interactions with dogs in shelter or in the home.

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This dog has not been observed around cats.

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This dog has not been observed around children.

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This means that there were mixed indicators (some positive/some negative) of how this dog does alone in a home. It may mean the dog has not been observed alone in a home for an extended period of time.

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Chico

APA-A-78012

Looks Like
Chihuahua

Sex
Male

Current Weight
6 lbs

Estimated Age
6 Years
1 Months

Location
Foster

Adoption Fee
$160
Looks Like
Chihuahua
Sex
Male
Current Weight
6 lbs
Estimated Age
6 Years
1 Months
Location
Foster
Adoption Fee
$160

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Chico is hoping you can bring him home and help him feel better after he got a little hurt. According to his friends here at APA! who have been taking care of him he's enjoyed the company of other dogs and cats! He's also doing pretty well with potty training!

This little boy loves to be carried around like a baby and he's hoping you can give him a cozy little space to recover before he's ready to find his forever family!
Come meet your new best friend

Requirements

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Please plan on allowing adequate time to be matched with a dog, have relevant consultations, and complete all necessary paperwork. This can take 1-2 hours in total.

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Fill out our adoption application and meet with an adoption counselor.

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You must be at least 18 years of age.

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You must show a picture ID with a current address. If this isn't available, we will accept a picture ID with a current utility bill.

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An APA!-conducted meet-and-greet with current household dogs is recommended for most and required for some adult dogs.

Our adoption fee varies per dog depending on age, breed, and/or medical condition(s). This fee includes:

Spay or neuter surgery (Please note that an additional $100 refundable deposit is required for all dogs who are not yet spayed or neutered.)

Heartworm test on dogs 6 months and older

Current vaccinations

Deworming treatment

Microchip

Lifetime behavior support

Accepted forms of payment include cash, debit or credit card, or money order payable to Austin Pets Alive!.

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