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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-26-00275Marley (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Marley is about 6 months old 20 lbs arriving Sept 3rd

 Adoption Fee: $375 Animal Location:

Next Stop Forever Inc.
Hartford County Connecticut

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-26-00274Ziggy (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Ziggy is about 6 months old 20 lbs arriving Sept 3rd

 Adoption Fee: $375 Animal Location:

Next Stop Forever Inc.
Hartford County Connecticut

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-26-00065  (male)

Dachshund    Age: Adult

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

    I am looking to ad a new addition to our loving family. I am looking for a free dachshund male,uptds,nutured and good with kids,adults and other animals big and small and housebroken. I am not posting for animal I am looking for one.

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Tolland County stafford springs, CT MAP IT!

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Terry Williams 8603154420

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-24-00029Shelby & Tilly (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Shelby & Tilly were rescued from a hoarding situation. These girls are very bonded, and could very well be mother & daugter. Shelby is about 8 years old, 11 lbs., spayed, vaccinated, and dental cleaning July 2016. Tilly is about 6 years old, 11 lbs., spayed & vaccinated. Both are great with kids, dogs and cats! Email nicole@murphyspaw.org for an application.

 Adoption Fee: $350 Animal Location:

Fairfield County Stratford, CT MAP IT!

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Nicole Gallagher 917-399-4557

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-19-00245Layla (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 

    Layla is a sweet 3 year old chiweenie girl who loves cuddle time and loves nothing more than being next to you. This sweet girl is about 14 lbs, fawn colored with some black stripes on her tail. Layla is well mannered and gets along great with other dogs, doesn't bark, and is potty trained when you show her where to go. Layla knows how to use a doggy door and walks well on a harness. Layla currently lives in a foster home in Texas. If you choose to adopt then Rescue Road Trips will transport north.

 Adoption Fee: $400 Animal Location:

Fairfield County Danbury, CT MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-18-00109Princess Stephanie (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Princess Stephie was just one year old when the betrayal occurred. Her cavalier owner deposited her in big city Animal Control, where owner-surrendered dogs have only 48 hours to attract the attention of someone who might network him/her to freedom. Otherwise, they face euthanasia. Frightened dogs like Stephie have little chance, because they don't show well enough to be accepted into the shelter adoption program. Shelter evaluators could not get a fair sense of Stephie, since her world had so thoroughly capsized. Stephie's only hope was a Rescue to step up and give her the space she needed to relax and adjust slowly. We are delighted to ... (Read More)have Stephie in our Rescue. She seemed shy and unsure at first, but has warmed up beautifully, and has become one of our favorites. Stephie is a pretty mix of Dachshund and Chihuahua. She's a tiny girl, at 13 pounds, and she has the characteristic Doxie elongated spine. Her floppy ears are half mast, and she has a bit of an 'applehead,' to affirm her Chihuahua DNA. Her structure and stance suggest Doxie, but she's less prone to spinal issues than purebreds. At first meeting, Princess Stephie seems shy, and takes a few minutes to size up strangers. She seems eager to connect with people, and once her initial hesitation subsides, she is extremely warm and loving. She would really benefit from a loving connection with the right person. Stephie would be a great fit for an active single or couple, who can provide sufficient daily exercise, and who have the patience to let Stephie warm up slowly. She could easily join a multi-dog home, with other calm well-behaved dogs. We haven't tried her with cats, but she probably would coexist nicely. We would like to steer clear of toddlers and young children, because they're overzealous attentions might overwhelm her. Princess Stephie has good house manners and is house trained and crate trained. Adopters should expect to troubleshoot the occasional accident that will inevitably occur during her transition to a new home. She is in optimal health, and has been recently spayed. She has been vaccinated for rabies, DHLPPC (distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis parvo, parainfluenza and coronavirus), and canine flu. She has been boostered as needed. She has had the 4dx test, and is negative for heartworm, lyme, earlichia and anaplasmosis. She has been dewormed, and microchipped. If you are interested in Princess Stephie, please write to Denise@eskiesonline.com or call/text Denise at 860-908-9738 for more info. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $350.00 Animal Location:

EOL Multi-Breed Dog Rescue
Windham County Canterbury, CT MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-07-21-00275Olive (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

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

    Olive is so sweet! She weighs maybe 5lbs at the most and she is so cute! We have video of her and her sister on the Tess K9 Rescue Facebook page. She is 4 months old now. She is wonderful with kids and loves to play and be silly and we want her to go to a home with a loving family! Her mom is a Chihuahua/Dachshund and we believe her dad must have been a Chihuahua because of how small she is. She is 100% adorable! Her adoption fee (adoption fee, transport fee, and health cert fee are included) is $500. She is NOT in CT due to the lack of fosters in the area. She is currently in TX. If you would consider adopting this dog from Transport then ... (Read More)please email us. Thank you for choosing to adopt a rescue dog!! We transport dogs to the New England area every two weeks. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

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

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Sue Hillman 210-251-7583 Jennifer Johnston application @ tessk9rescue.petfinder.com Make sure you give your vet permission to speak with us please!!!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-07-21-00260Peanut (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

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

    Peanut is a goofy little thing! She weighs maybe 5lbs at the most and she is so cute! She is 4 months old now. She is wonderful with kids and loves to play and be silly and we want her to go to a home with a loving family! Her mom is a Chihuahua/Dachshund and we believe her dad must have been a Chihuahua because of how small she is. She is 100% adorable! Her adoption fee (adoption fee, transport fee, and health cert fee are included) is $500. She is NOT in CT due to the lack of fosters in the area. She 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 ... (Read More)dog!! We transport dogs to the New England area every two weeks. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

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

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Sue Hillman 210-251-7583 Jennifer Johnston application @ tessk9rescue.petfinder.com Make sure you give your vet permission to speak with us please!!!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-06-28-00075Jaxson (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Our robust boy, Jaxson, is a whole lotta dog! He came to us from a young girl in our town who had lost her job and apartment. This young lady was in the process of reinventing herself, and asked us to watch Jaxson temporarily while she got her act together. We agreed, but now, six months later, her new life is not going to accommodate Jaxson, and we've been asked to find him a forever home. Jaxson is a compact, muscular mix of Beagle and Standard Dachshund. He came to us obese at 63 pounds, but has slimmed down nicely to 49. Jaxson has a stocky, muscular build with the characteristic short legs, paddle feet and elongated spine, as well as ... (Read More)the rich, russet coloring, that we see in Standard sized Dachshunds. We just love this dog! He has a fantastic personality and has made lightning progress in his training program. When we first met Jaxson, he was wary of strangers, and was not at all shy about expressing his opinion in inappropriate situations. Now, after some basic leadership and consistent training, Jaxson accompanies his Foster Dad on errands to Home Depot, Tractor Supply, etc, and is now welcome wherever he goes. Jaxson is accepting of strangers and is quick to submit for belly rubs. In the hands of motivated adopters, he could easily earn his Canine Good Citizen certification. Jaxson would be ideally suited to an active single or couple, who can meet his exercise and training needs. Jaxson is lively dog, and needs a couple of brisk leash walks each day, as well as consistent work on his obedience commands. He has a double dose of Scent Hound DNA and requires mental, as well as, physical stimulation to maintain balanced behavior. He needs a strong pack leader, who has the time and inclination to continue him on his path to Canine Good Citizenship. Jaxson could easily join another dog home with a pack that is balanced, socialized and well trained. We don't think he would be suitable for a busy family with children. Jaxson has good house manners and is house trained and crate trained. Adopters should expect to troubleshoot the occasional accident that will inevitably occur during his transition to a new home. He is in optimal health and has been neutered. He has been vaccinated for rabies, DHLPPC (distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis parvo, parainfluenza and coronavirus), and canine flu. He has been boostered as needed. He has had the 4dx test, and is negative for heartworm, lyme, earlichia and anaplasmosis. He has been dewormed, and microchipped. If you are interested in Jaxson, please write to Denise@eskiesonline.com or call/text Denise at 860-908-9738 for more info. Eskies Online is a 501(c)(3) Multibreed rescue group that serves unwanted American Eskimos and other dogs in need. Our group of volunteer foster homes spans the North East, and our adoption territory extends from Maine to eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, and parts of northern Maryland. Once an adopter is approved, we arrange transportation. We do not adopt dogs beyond our territory. Please visit our website: www.eskiesonline.com for more information about our group and our adoption procedures. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $350 Animal Location:

EOL Multi-Breed Dog Rescue
Windham County Canterbury, CT MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-06-06-00467Gretel (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

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

    Gretel the Chihuahua/Dachshund mix! She is a sweet little baby girl with great puppy energy! You can see video of her on our Tess K9 Rescue Facebook page. Her approx. date of birth is 12/18/2015. Her adoption fee (adoption fee, transport fee, and health cert fee are included) is $400. She is NOT in CT due to the lack of fosters in the area. She 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: $200 Animal Location:

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

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Sue Hillman 210-251-7583 Jennifer Johnston application @ tessk9rescue.petfinder.com Make sure you give your vet permission to speak with us please!!!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-06-06-00463Hansel (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Hansel is a Chihuahua/Dachshund mix! He is very sweet and playful! He weighs under 10lbs and his approx. date of birth is 12/18/2015. His adoption fee (adoption fee, transport fee, and health cert fee are included) is $400. 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: $200 Animal Location:

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

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Sue Hillman 210-251-7583 Jennifer Johnston application @ tessk9rescue.petfinder.com Make sure you give your vet permission to speak with us please!!!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-28-00242Jimmy (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    He will be in the New England area for a short time Saturday May 28th in the evening!!!!! Jimmy is a great little guy! He loves kids and he is very loyal. He loves people and does well with other dogs. 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.

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

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Sue Hillman 210-251-7583 Jennifer Johnston application @ tessk9rescue.petfinder.com Make sure you give your vet permission to speak with us please!!!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-12-00348Lucy (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 

    Lucy is 2 years old and a petite girl at 9 lbs. She is very friendly with people and good with kids. She loves to cuddle and get belly rubs. She is potty trained. Lucy currently lives in a foster home in Texas. Rescue Road Trips will transport her north if you choose to adopt her! The fee for transport is included in the adoption fee.

 Adoption Fee: $400 Animal Location:

Fairfield County Danbury, CT MAP IT!

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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,
 Seizures, Abused/Neglected 

    [Read About Natural Seizure Care] Available for adoption in Manchester, CT Peewee has now been waiting to be adopted for nearly 3 years! Peewee is now almost 14 years old and has been waiting for his forever home since he was pulled from the Manhattan ACC on 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 in order for him to be happy and feel at home. Please read his information in full before inquiring, but if you may be interested in adopting, please email ... (Read More)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 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 Here is his photo album on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UpsNDowns-Rescue-152910554852236/photos_stream?tab=photos_albums 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. (Less)

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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. Dachshunds are named for Dachs, the German term for Badger, which these dogs were bred to hunt. The short legs of a Dachshund are well suited for digging and getting inside badger burrows. Dachshunds are often referred to as wiener dogs because of their shape.

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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, Connecticut 06084
Kitty Angels 860-875-1808

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

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

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

New Haven County - New Haven, Connecticut 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, CT 06790
Statewide Veterinary Clinic 888-613-2034

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

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

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