SlinkyAnimal ID: 295

About Slinky

Adoption Fee: $0
Mountain Cur mix
Age: Adult
Sex: Male

Slinky is a male Cur mix found as a stray on Fishing Ford Road. He is brindle and white in color and is on the thin side. We have him on a regular feeding schedule to help him gain weight safely and he is already up 10 pounds. He is now fully vetted, microchipped, but is heartworm positive. The volunteer fund will completely cover the cost of his heartworm treatment over the next 6 months and any meds will go with him. He is a bit on the timid side, but appears friendly to everyone. He is highly food and treat motivated. According to the vet he is 6 years old. ANIMAL ID: 295 SHELTER NAME: SLINKY Weight: 45 LBS Current Condition: FAIR DOB: 1-5-13 Gender: MALE Breed: MOUNTAIN CUR MIX Color: BRINDLE AND WHITE Intake Date: 12-11-18 Microchip: YES Collar: YES Intake Type: STRAY Date Available: 12-18-18 Road Found: FISHING FORD RD COUNTY Illness/Injury: THIN BUT GAINING WEIGHT/HEARTWORM POSITIVE BEING TREATED Good With Adults: YES Good With Kids: UNKNOWN Good With Other Dogs: UNKNOWN Good With Cats: UNKNOWN Housebroken: UNKNOWN Energy Level: AVERAGE Can be handled/touched: YES Barker: NO Escape Artist: NO Food Aggressive: NO Food Type: BOTH Heartworm Status: POSITIVE BUT BEING TREATED Allergies: UNKNOWN Walks on Leash: YES Lewisburg Animal Shelter 300 Woodside Lewisburg TN 37091 931-359-5948 Adoptions/rescue inquiries 931-359-7215 Strays/welfare checks/nuisance dog calls for ACOs susan.ragsdale@lewisburgtn.gov Follow us on facebook under Lewisburg Animal Shelter Volunteers to see more candid photos of the dogs in our photo Albums. The current adoption fee is $75 which includes the dogs spay or neuter and Rabies vaccination at a local vet, and covers the distemper/parvo vaccine and bordetella vaccine and dewormings it receives here at our shelter. No dog will leave the shelter to an adopter without being vetted first. By TN state law stray dogs are held for 3 days so they can be found by their owners before being put up for adoption or rescue. A dog found as a stray wearing a collar is held for 5 days before it is put up for adoption or rescue. Our shelter is a first come first adopt/rescue facility.There are no holds placed on dogs for potential adopters/rescue, however if a party is interested in a particular dog before it becomes available they may send an inquiry to susan.ragsdale@lewisburgtn.gov and those inquiries will be kept track of in order of received once dog becomes available. Adopters/rescues will be notified what order they are in in regards to each dog. They are available at 8am on the day they are available. Non vetted dogs will have an appointment scheduled and will be available for pickup for adoption the day after their surgery. Approved rescues may pull a dog and have vetted at their own expense once available to the public

Contact

Lewisburg Animal Shelter
Marshall County
300 Woodside Drive, Lewisburg, Tennessee 37091

9313595948

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Compatibility

  • Good with Female Dogs Only
  • Good with Most Cats
  • Good with Kids and Adults

Personality

  • Average Energy
  • Average Temperament

Health

  • Neutered
  • Vaccinations Current
  • Heartworm Positive
  • Malnourished

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