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Rescue Me ID: 16-02-08-00806Boone (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    This sweet boy is Boone. He is about 3 years old and weighs in at about 24 lbs. We are thinking possibly a doxie chi mix! He is shorter legged and just a doll baby!!! He loves everyone and everything and has a very comical personality! Boone is a love!

     Animal Location:

TLC Sweet Souls Rescue
Fairfield County Newtown, CT 06470 MAP IT!

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Primary Contact: Laura Dorr 203-942-4008 or laura.dorr11@gmail.com Secondary Contact: Elaine 203-257-0448 or edunford84@gmail.com

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Rescue Me ID: 16-02-08-00385Brutus (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Brutus is a 5 month old Chiweenie pup! He is a little timid at first but loves affection! Brutus has picked up crate training and potty training very quickly and will soon have a perfect track record. He gets along great with other dogs and is a very sweet and smart guy! He is a quiet guy who is very low maintenance. Brutus currently lives in a foster home in Texas and if you choose to adopt then Rescue Road Trips will transport him north to you!

 Adoption Fee: $400 Animal Location:

Fairfield County Danbury, CT MAP IT!

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Adoptions Director

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Rescue Me ID: 16-02-07-00693Cozette (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    This sweet girl is Cozette, or Cozy for short. She is a Chi/doxie mix that is looking for her forever home! She is good with most dogs and kitties too, she weighs about 7 lbs, because of her small size we recommend older more respectful children. Really really cute

     Animal Location:

TLC Sweet Souls Rescue
Fairfield County Newtown, CT 06470 MAP IT!

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Primary Contact: Laura Dorr 203-942-4008 or laura.dorr11@gmail.com Secondary Contact: Elaine 203-257-0448 or edunford84@gmail.com

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Rescue Me ID: 16-01-27-00111Jimmy (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Jimmy is a great little guy! He loves kids and he is very loyal. He loves people and does well with other dogs. He is young, under a year. He is NOT in CT due to the lack of fosters in the area. He is currently in TX. If you would consider adopting this dog from Transport then please email us. Thank you for choosing to adopt a rescue dog!! The adoption fee includes the transport fee and health certificate and we transport dogs to CT every two weeks.

 Adoption Fee: $400 Animal Location:

Tess K9 Rescue
Hartford County West Hartford, CT MAP IT!

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Sue Hillman 210-251-7583 Jennifer Johnston

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Rescue Me ID: 16-01-22-00234Ethel (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy


    Pretty little girl named Ethel is about one-year-old and 12 lbs. She's a Dachshund-Chihuahua mix or a Chiweenie. She was rescued from a high kill South TX shelter and surprised us with 4 beautiful babies a few weeks later. She has been an adoring mom, but babies and mom are ready to find their own families now. This Sweet thing just ADORES children and gets along w other dogs. We are looking for a family that will give her lots of love and attention. Ethel can transport to New England We do vet check and home visits on our adopters. Adoption fee is $385 and all dogs are neutered/spayed and up to date on shots. Please contact us if you ... (Read More)would like to fill out an application (Less)

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ALDR
Hartford County West Hartford, CT MAP IT!

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8607949357

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Rescue Me ID: 16-01-13-00473Vickers (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Vickers! He is a 3 year old dachshund snuggler bug! Vickers is potty trained, crate trained and gets along with others. He is an affectionate boy who may need a little time to get to know you but will be your best friend forever! Vickers currently lives in a foster home in Texas. If you choose to adopt him then Rescue Road Trips will transport him to you. The fee is included in the $375 adopt fee.

 Adoption Fee: $375 Animal Location:

Fairfield County Danbury, CT MAP IT!

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Adoptions Director

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Rescue Me ID: 15-09-29-00084Aliza (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Aliza is a very sweet chi/weenie she is between one and two years old. She is gentle, quiet and loving, she is good with other dogs, loves children and adults. Aliza is spayed, had all her shots, micro chipped, heart worm negative on heart worm prevention, flea prevention and been wormed. Aliza is house trained, crate trained and walks well on her leash.

     Animal Location:

Soft Landings Road To Rescue
New London County Lebanon, CT 06249 MAP IT!

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860-228-4561; 864-933-2272

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Rescue Me ID: 15-08-31-00035Albert (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Albert is a very sweet, happy boy about 1 to 2 yrs old, he is about 15 lbs. He loves other dogs, loves children and adults. Albert loves to sit in your lap and loves to ride in the car. He is neutered, had all his shots, micro chipped, heart worm negative on heart worm prevention, flea prevention and been wormed. Albert is house trained, crate trained and walks well on his leash.

     Animal Location:

Soft Landings Road To Rescue
New London County Lebanon, CT 06249 MAP IT!

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860-228-4561; 864-933-2272

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Rescue Me ID: 15-08-26-00044Herbie (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Herbie is a very happy boy, loves to smile and wag his tail. He loves to play and loves other dogs, children and adults. Herbie is a year old and 12 lbs. He is neutered, had all his shots, micro chipped, heart worm negative on heart worm prevention, flea prevention and been wormed. Herbie is house trained, crate trained and walks well on his leash.

     Animal Location:

Soft Landings Road To Rescue
New London County Lebanon, CT 06249 MAP IT!

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860-228-4561; 864-933-2272

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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-13-00026Dolly (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Dolly is an adorable corgi mix. She is such a sweet, girl about 2 yrs old and 25 lbs. She is so calm and gentle. Dolly is good with other dogs, children and adults. She is spayed, had all her shots, micro chipped, heart worm negative on heart worm prevention, flea prevention and been wormed. Dolly is house trained, crate trained, and walks well on her leash. Her favorite place is to curl up in the bathroom sink and snooze. This sweet girl is looking for her forever home.

     Animal Location:

Soft Landings Road To Rescue
New London County Lebanon, CT 06249 MAP IT!

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860-228-4561; 864-933-2272

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Rescue Me ID: 14-01-14-00470Peewee (male)

Dachshund    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Arthritis, Abused/Neglected 

    Available for adoption in Manchster, CT Peewee has been waiting for his perfect forever home since June 19, 2013!! Peewee needs to go to a calm home that is experienced with Dachshunds- Peewee is the epitome of the breed: tenacious, smart, and stubborn- he needs someone who will be all that right back at him. Please read his information in full before inquiring, but if you may be interested in adopting, please email upsndownsrescue@gmail.com or submit an application online at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ISDGDHUVd94aX7q0c0E59NU3ttRjcb9YHc0x4KxRgFw/viewform Peewee has come a long way since the day I picked him up from the Manhattan ... (Read More)shelter, June 19, 2013. He had been medically neglected and was a very sick boy who spent his first week 'with me' at the Pieper Memorial Veterinary Center ER vet. He is now a fully medically cared for boy, and happy. Here is Peewee's original thread: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=624048330941383&set=a.626806993998850.1073741961.152876678058553&type=3&theater On December 17, 2013 Peewee became paralyzed, as many Dachshunds do at one point or another. After a couple sessions of cold laser therapy ($35/ session) and crate rest he is starting to walk again but was still in sporadic pain and not getting full coordination back. On January 28, 2014 Peewee had surgery to clean up disk material between his T11, T12, T13, L1 and L2 disks. Prior to surgery he also had to have an echocardiogram done due to his heart murmur going from 1 to a 4/5 (highest grade is 6) in just 1 month and is now on enalipril (a low cost heart/blood pressure maintenance pill), and his murmur is back very low; this increase may have been due to the stress of moving around from foster to foster, in conjunction with the meds he was on for his back prior to surgery. Peewee did physical therapy after surgery and did well. He has control over his bodily functions and also uses a peepad religiously if one is down indoors, and in the same spot each time. He is also dog door and crate trained. Peewee has recovered from his paralysis, but continues to have a 'drunken sailor' walk. He enjoys running in the yard, but does not like going on walks. On September 1, 2015 Peewee had a seizure. A few days later he had an MRI and there was nothing significant to show why the seizure had occurred, but he is on preventative meds for now, and after a good second follow up appointment is on a lower dose. See full story for this episode at www.GoFundMe.com/Save-Peewee Peewee requires enalipril daily for his heart, an inexpensive medication, and is also currently on an anti-seizure med as a precaution- which we hope to wean him off over the next few months. Peewee is housebroken and pee pad trained, and good with calm, confident and respectful cats and dogs. Due to his anxiety around high energy and unpredictable energy he should not be around small children, and requires an adult only home. He weighs between 12.5 and 13lbs at his ideal weight. Peewee was picked up from the Manhattan ACC on Wednesday June 19, 2013. He was a mess with a badly infected mouth his whole chin/neck area is swollen with infection and saliva and blood back up, then in addition he had 2+ protein in his urine and blood so it was assumed to be s bladder or kidney stone(s) but the ultra sound was clear. All that in itself was a lot of infection to handle, but in addition to all that he had severe pneumonia as well. H e had his initial vet check up and blood drawn on June 20th and he is anemic and his white blood cell count was high, likely just due to fighting off all the infection in his body. Then on Friday afternoon (June 21, 2013) Peewee's left anal gland burst, his prostate was found to be very enlarged (both issues due to him being unneutered), he had a 104 degree temperature, his left lung sounds 'harsh' which the chest X-rays confirmed was pneumonia. He was then on IV for fluids and antibiotics, and a feeding tube as he had not wanted to eat since he has been out of the shelter. Peewee ended up staying at the emergency vet from Friday June 21st- Thursday June 27th, the total of which was $942.58 (lower than the initial big estimate- thanks Pieper Olson!!!) Since his initial recovery Peewee has been neutered, had two dental cleanings (two premolars fell out between when I got him and his dental on July 12th, and then he had one molar extracted the second time), had x-rays and an ultra sound to try to determine why his urinalysis' were coming back off, additional re-checks, and cold laser therapy in December 2013 after he became paralyzed. This boy is a survivor, but he wouldn't have been able to even make it out of the shelter alive, or even survive the to see July 2013, had he not had the support people donating and sharing for him. (Less)

     Animal Location:

UpsNDowns Rescue
Middlesex County Killingworth, CT 06419 MAP IT!

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Dachshund in Connecticut
    Dachshund Dogs can make good pets in Connecticut if they match your IifestyIe. The Dachshund is a long, short-legged dog with a temperament similar to that of a terrier. Dachshunds are cheeky, playful, mischievous, and resistant to training or discipline. Dachshunds do well with older children. Dachshunds are well suited to apartment life but need exercise, and it is important that they not be overfed as this breed is prone to weight gain.

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    Dachshunds are good travel companions. The short legs of a Dachshund are well suited for digging and getting inside badger burrows.

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Connecticut Animal Rescue
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Hartford County - Granby 06035
Salmon Brook Veterinary Hospital 860-653-7238

Tolland County - Tolland, CT 06084
Kitty Angels 860-875-1808

Hartford County - Newington 06111
Connecticut Humane Society 860-667-8545

Middlesex County - Westbrook, CT 06498
Tait's Every Animal Matters 888-367-8326

New Haven County - New Haven, CT 06506
Greater New Haven Cat Project 203-782-2287

New Haven County - New Haven, CT 06512
The Hope Alliance 203-466-2185

New Haven County - Seymour, Connecticut 06512
Rehab-A-Cat 203-888-2279

New Haven County - New Haven, Connecticut 06515
Rehab-A-Cat 203-787-5532

New Haven County - Hamden 06518
Creature Kindness 203-389-2242

Litchfield County - Torrington, Connecticut 06790
Statewide Veterinary Clinic 888-613-2034

Fairfield County - Danbury, CT 06810
Help for Pets 203-792-1477

Fairfield County - Danbury 06813
The Danbury Animal Welfare Society, Inc. 203-744-3297

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