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RASCAL (SRC#1602) is a well traveled Schnauzer/Sheepdog mix with a very laid back personality. He will make a wonderful family dog because he is one that goes with the flow and just enjoys being with his family whatever they are doing. Mildly heart-worm positive, SRC has gone forward with treating this adult to assure he has a great opportunity at that long happy life he deserves, now all he needs is a loving family who understands commitment! No more rejection for this handsome guy -- he cannot take another heartbreak especially since he deserves so much better. THIS DOG WAS ON HOLD FOR TWO - FOUR WEEKS PENDING EVALUATION RASCAL (SRC#1602) is an amazing dog! His personality is fantastic and he has yet to meet a stranger. Of course it is no wonder the way this captivating canine has traveled already. It simply is incredible that any canine should have already been in at least 2 shelters already with the mention of a third! NO poor animal should have suffered this way! He is housebroken, and easy-going, approximately 47 pounds and such a pleasure that everyone who meets him just is automatically his friend! Rascal loves to ride and is happy to just be part of the group. He is an older adult who definitely deserves a wonderful home and probably will make a great family dog. More about him as he is fostered once the Heart-worm treatment is completed. SRC loves him already and will see that he gets whatever he needs to be happy and healthy. Once you meet him, you will understand why! RASCAL with this unique identification number: (SRC# 1602) came into SRC's care recently and will soon prepared for adoption by a loving and stable family who has gone thru our approval process. Rascal has found to be Heart worm Positive and this parasite must be taken care of because they are deadly if left to ravage the dog's body! Rascal is scheduled for a Heart-worm treatment at Bayleaf Vet Hospital in Raleigh, NC and then he will be transported to SC where his foster parents are located. He will rest and be evaluated by his foster parents once his treatment is completed. We are waiting for the medication order to arrive.. When ready for adoption this dog will be heart-worm and fecal tested (negative), de-wormed, vaccinations brought up to date, spayed/neutered if not done already, micro-chipped, examined fully by our SRC vet and any necessary medical issues found by our vet will be addressed. It is anticipated that this dog will be released for adoption by the same date as the completion of the Evaluation. If the date of release is to be different, that date will be posted also. DATE EVALUATION COMPLETED: April 12, 2014 ADOPTION RELEASE DATE : MAY 12, 2014 Resting due to Heart-worm Treatment When ready for adoption this canine will also have been evaluated by loving SRC foster parents who will be able to give the adoptive parents information as to their opinion about the demeanor of the adoptive parent's new family companion prior to the finalizing of this adoption. SRC volunteers strive to do all of this for the well-being of their rescued canine and for a successful adoption so that this dog will never again suffer as it has in the past. It is our worthy mission to assure that each dog goes to a loving and stable home whose family members will treat each rescued dog which SRC helps as a beloved member of their immediate family. THIS DOG IS BEING FOSTERED IN GILBERT, SC NEAR COLUMBIA SO YOU MUST BE WILLING TO DRIVE TO THAT LOCATION IN ORDER TO PICK THE DOG UP WHEN HE IS ADOPTED.
Tax-deductible donation requested at time of adoption for this dog is $335
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When ready for adoption this canine will also have been evaluated for two weeks by loving SRC foster parents who will be able to give the adoptive parents information as to their opinion about the demeanor of the adoptive parent's new family companion prior to the finalizing of this adoption. SRC volunteers strive to do all of this for the well-being of their rescued canine and for a successful. It is our worthy mission to assure that each dog goes to a loving and stable home whose family members will treat each rescued dog that SRC helps as a beloved member of their immediate family.
SRC’s dogs are in foster homes throughout NC, SC, and VA. You must be willing to drive to the dog's foster home in order to adopt it. The location of each dog is listed at the bottom of its bio.
BEFORE meeting an SRC dog, you must be approved to adopt. Our downloadable Adoption Application is on our web site at schnauzerrescueofthecarolinas.org and can be submitted via email or fax (1-910-401-1317). You can request an Adoption Application to email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Upon receipt of your application, a vet reference check and home visit will be done. The entire process normally takes three to seven days, depending on your location.
Please plan on welcoming your new dog into your home within two weeks after approval. We do not hold dogs, and we adopt them out on a first-come, first-serve basis based on a completed adoption process.
SRC does not ordinarily adopt its dogs to families with children under ten years of age. This is for the protection of the dogs and for the protection of the children.
Procedures will be explained to you at the time of approval regarding donation and contract. Your donation goes forward to help incoming rescued dogs. Our average expenses per dog include:
Here is a break-down of the average expenses spent on SRC dogs to assure they remain healthy and happy as they are prepared for adoption:
Office Visit $45-60; Fecal $14-24; Rabies $14-24; DHLPP $14-24; Bordetella $14-24; Heart-worm, Lyme, Ehrliccia Testing $30-45; Heart worm
Preventative $16 per month; Spay or Neuter $200-$400; Total Basic Vetting $347- $617; ADDITIONAL VETTING: Teeth Cleaning $200; Blood Panel $80 -150; Cherry Eye $300-$500; Urinary Tract Infection $60-100; Heart-worm Treatment $300-700; Luxating Patellas $1,800 per leg; Cruciate Surgery $1,200 per leg; Entropian Surgery $250-$500; Demodectic Mange $100 per month; X-Ray $80 - $110; Ultrasound: $300; Cataract Surgery $1500 - $3000; Boarding $300 per month per dog
We want to thank you for your interest in our dogs.