Max is a little cutie. This little Yorkie boy is 7 pounds and just turned 10 years old. Max is being fostered in Odessa, FL. Dogs fostered in Florida will need to be adopted within the state of Florida. UPDATED BIO 6/16/21 Max is as sweet as can be. He loves his people a lot and his foster mom and dad have found that Max prefers to be the center of attention. They thought Max would enjoy having another friend in his home, but after getting to know Max they realize he would be happier as an only dog who got all the love and attention. Max is ready for his forever home. He has had all his vaccinations and bloodwork completed. It was found that he is in the early stages of Kidney issues. With the proper kidney low protein food he is doing great. A dog who received proper vet care and diet can live many more years. Max is very friendly, sweet, and affectionate. He loves to be petted and will bump your hand with his paw for attention if he feels he is not getting enough or your attention.How sweet is that?He loves to lie on the sofa next to his person, he is very sociable with people, he follows his foster mom around the house. Max will run out if an outside door is left open, so he needs to go into a forever home that is aware of this possibility and make sure all doors are securely closed at all times when Max is free in the house. Max does not need a fenced yard, but it would be a bonus if his adopters have one, Max would sure love it. Max has some separation anxiety when he is left alone, therefore a home with at least one stay-at-home parent is what this little fella needs. He enjoys frequent walks and walks nicely while on the leash. Max still needs a little more help and reinforcement in the house-training department. It is important he be taken out often to do his business. Please keep the following in mind before applying to adopt Max: -Due to Maxs small size, he can only be adopted into a home with children 12 years old or older -A fenced yard is a bonus since he is a runner and he enjoys running. -Due to his separation anxiety he needs a stay at home person. -Max will need continued help with his house training manners. - Max needs a family who will insure that they keep him on his proper kidney diet. If you want love and lots of kisses and a dog that is so sweet Max is the one for you. Don't let Max's age and medical issue scare you away. There is a lot of life to live and years to give still in darling Max.