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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.

Cat Score

This dog has had positive interactions with cats, either in shelter or in the home, but has not necessarily lived with cats.

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This dog has not been observed around children.

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This dog may require additional training or modifications in order to be successful when left alone for extended periods. Puppies under 6 months have this as their default score unless further details are known.

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Carrie Brownstein

APA-A-96917

Looks Like
Pointer / Collie, Border

Sex
Female

Current Weight
15 lbs

Estimated Age
0 Years
4 Months

Location
Foster

Adoption Fee
$250
Looks Like
Pointer / Collie, Border
Sex
Female
Current Weight
15 lbs
Estimated Age
0 Years
4 Months
Location
Foster
Adoption Fee
$250

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Carrie Brownstein is such a playful puppy. She loves to play with her human friends, and has been so happy when she can play with some neighboring dog buddies (although it's through a fence). Now in foster, she's also happy playing in the grass and chewing on toys.

This active, energetic little girl wants to say hi to every person she sees, coming up and giving them gentle kisses. And now she's beginning her education. She's going on leash walks, although she doesn't much like it yet. She's also learning to potty when going outside. And she does well in her crate, keeping it clean, and when freely roaming the house.

This sweet girl will love parents who can spend time with her, and she should enjoy playing with a doggie housemate. Come meet this lovable girl!


PUPPIES AND OTHER HIGHLY-ADOPTABLE DOGS DISCLAIMER:

Puppies and other highly-adoptable dogs (small dogs or desirable-breed dogs) at APA! are very high in demand and usually have several interested adopters. Inquiring about a dog, meeting a dog, and even applying for a dog does not guarantee that you will be able to adopt the dog. Only one household will be able to adopt each dog, which means all other interested households will inevitably and unfortunately be disappointed. Please consider this in your search and set your expectations accordingly. Please also consider that adult dogs do not typically have competing adopters, and they need furever homes, too! Additionally, APA! does not allow the adoption of dogs who are related (e.g., littermates or mom and pup) to the same household for behavioral reasons.

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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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