Jessie is a young boy, about 10-12 months and on the smaller side of medium, about 30 pounds. Jessie was picked up as a stray so we do not know much about him but he acts as though someone was cruel to him in his past. He is very submissive and shy at first. Once he realizes he will not be mistreated, he warms right up to you. Jessie can get scared at times so needs someone who would be willing to work with him a little. He likes car rides and loves food even more. He acts as though he went a long time without food. Hopefully with time, he will learn he won't go hungry again. While Jessie is a sweet boy, we recommend him with older children since he could get easily startled by a younger child. He is very pretty with his freckles and spots. We do not believe he will get much bigger. He is fairly easy going and more laid back than active. He seems like he would be a good candidate for couch potato training. He is completely vetted and all ready for his new adoptive home.
All the dogs that come to DogsOnly are guaranteed to never face the grim fate of euthanasia, so Jessie is now safe and enjoying lots of love and attention in his foster home until he and his new family are united.
Please don’t be tempted to adopt Jessie on an impulse. You should take the time to carefully consider the long term commitment, expense, and passion it takes to give him the home he deserves. He’ll reward you with unbounded love and devotion, but you must be committed and serious about your decision to bring him into your life. Remember, this is an adoption, not a sale, and we’re very serious about making sure that both you and Jessie are a good match for each other.
DogsOnly adoption fee ranges from $100 - $150 depending on the dog and helps to reimburse our expenses for all of the necessary vet care that we have provided to include: spay or neuter (mandatory - no exceptions, rabies, micro-chipping and registration, all vaccinations (including all puppy shots, rabies, adult boosters and Bordatella, grooming, Frontline for flea/tick preventative, heartworm check if age appropriate and monthly preventative for all ages while in foster care, collar and 50% of basic training classes. The adoption fee does not reimburse for all our expenses and covers only a portion of most expenses involved in rehabilitating our rescues and returning them to health. Please keep this in mind when you are adopting a dog.
Jessie can be met in person at our weekly adoption showing at the West Little Rock Petco on Chenal Parkway across from Target and Home Depot. This is in the same strip mall as Old Navy and Shoe Carnival. Our showing hours are from 1-4 every Saturday except major holiday weekends.
The email contact to learn more about Jessie is firstname.lastname@example.org you can complete an online adoption application by clicking the orange colored links at the top or bottom of this page.
IMPORTANT - Please call Petco at 501 219 9907 on Saturday between 1:00 and 4:00 PM only or email email@example.com BEFORE coming to visit Jessie to make sure that he is still available for adoption.
Due to time restraints, we are not able to accept phone calls but we always try and answer all emails within 24 hours. All of our young and adult dogs are available for a 2 week home visit before finalizing the adoption process (local adoptions only). This is to help ensure it is a good match for all involved without making a final commitment. Puppies under the age of 6 months are not available to go on home visits. All of our rescues are in private homes and not available to be visited outside of showing times. All of our foster homes work with our rescues to ensure they are crate trained and most are also housetrained. None of our foster homes have cats, so we can only make our best guess as to how our rescues would do with cats. We rescue from high kill shelters and once accepted into our program, none of our rescues are euthanized. We provide for all their vet care, socialization and training until an appropriate home can be found. We rely solely on donations and are a 501(c)3 Humane Society.
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