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17-d09-028 Lorna - Chihuahua / Rat Terrier / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Rat-Cha Dog For Adoption in Fayetteville, TN, USA


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Ad ID: ADN-677362
Times Ad Viewed: 11 times
Date Listed: 10/06/2017
Date Expires: 27 days from now

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Organization Name: Fayetteville/Lincoln County Animal Shelter
Location: Fayetteville, TN

Breed: Rat-Cha
Gender: Female Female

17-d09-028 Lorna

Age: Baby
Color/Markings: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 10/06/2017
Location: Fayetteville, TN, 37334
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Rat-Cha Dog For Adoption in Fayetteville, TN, USA

Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Chihuahua / Rat Terrier / Mixed (short coat). 17-D09-028 Lorna Breed: Chihuahua / Rat Terrier Mix Size: Small Age at Intake: 8 Weeks DOB: 8-5-17 Gender: Female Weight: 4 lbs. 11 oz. History: Owner Surrender 9-26-17 Available: Now Adoption Fee: $100.00 Note: These babies are just adorable. They are still adjusting to this big change in their lives but are doing well. They are playful, energetic and love affection! And with their smaller size they will fit into any home with no problem. Everybody needs a friend and one of these will yours forever.

Overview: The Rat-Cha is a mix between the Chihuahua and the Rat Terrier. Both breeds are loyal companions who crave time with their master.
Breed Group: Unspecified
Weight (lbs): 2-8
Height (in): 7-14
Colors: any colors
Coat: The coat is short and smooth.
Character: The Rat-Cha is alert, loving and loyal.
Temperament: Rat-Chas aren't the best choice for younger children. They may or may not get along with other pets.
Care: The coat needs an occasional bath and brushing.
Training: Rat-Chas can be difficult to train. They need a consistent, patient approach.
Activity: This breed needs moderate exercise in a fenced yard.
Country of Origin: Afghanistan
Life Expectancy: 15-18

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