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Trumpet

APA-A-95074

Looks Like
Retriever, Labrador / None

Sex
Male

Current Weight
34 lbs

Estimated Age
1 Years
6 Months

Location
TLAC
Building 2

Adoption Fee
$175
Looks Like
Retriever, Labrador / None
Sex
Male
Current Weight
34 lbs
Estimated Age
1 Years
6 Months
Location
TLAC
Building 2
Adoption Fee
$175

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If your dog wants a playful canine buddy, come meet Trumpet! This boy is so fond of other dogs, giving them the cutest play bows and hoping to play hide-and-seek with them. And he likes being in playgroups and splashing in the pool with them. He's a shy boy who can be skittish around new people he meets, taking time to warm up to them. So, he will love to move to a secure home in a quiet neighborhood and with a social dog buddy who can help show him the ropes. Plus, he will benefit from continued leash walk training, which he has improved on greatly in the shelter. Come meet this sweet boy and take him for a walk!


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We are currently closed to the public and are only open by appointment (foster or adopter), but we are still diligently working to place dogs in foster homes! You can inquire about fostering a specific dog by submitting an inquiry through the dog's individual profile on this website or by emailing [email protected] to get more information about how to be matched with a foster dog.

Please do not visit our shelters without talking with us first. To prevent community spread, we cannot have large crowds gathering in our shelters.

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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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