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     Felix's Details     

Felix

Type: Dog
Breed: Shepherd Cross
Second Breed:
Sex: Male
Color: Tan Points / Apricot
Spayed / Neutered: Yes
Age: 6Yrs 1Mths 3Wks (approx)
Size: Large
How We Received Felix: Owner Surrender
Date Received: 8/29/2017
Date Available: 8/30/2017
Meet Your Match Assessment:  Orange Wallflower 
Adoption Fee: $35.00
Animal ID: 52838
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Where can you find me?

Animal Humane New Mexico

You can contact me by

Email janiseP@animalhumanenm.org
Phone 505-255-5523 ext. 142
Fax 505-265-6470
Address 615 Virginia St. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108

A Little Bit About Me

The only family I've ever known is moving out of state and cannot take me with them. So they brought me here since they know that Animal Humane is dedicated to find the perfect home for good dogs like me.

I really am a great dog: I am house trained, know several commands including"sit, stay and come," and love to play tug games, wrestle and chase. Another plus is that my age puts me in the "senior" category which means that I am not a silly puppy, but an adult fellow with much of my training behind me and many years ahead of me. Some notes my former owners said about me: "he slept in the same bed as we did; he stayed alone in the house for up to eight hours without a human, and did fine outside, too."

My favorite plaything is a squeaky toy, but what I'm hoping for is a family who appreciates a dog with a background like mine. I would love to learn more commands and to go on walks so we can both stay in shape.

A volunteer notes: I have walked Felix a couple of times and noticed that Felix is trying so hard to prove he's a good dog. He can be a little overanxious at the start of a walk, but he's a people-dog, and he'll calm down when he hears his human partner's voice. A little "lean-in" time helps, too. He's really working to make this big adjustment turn out well for himself and the family that makes him their own.

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