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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-23-00240Baby (female)

Rat Terrier Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    As seen on : Baby is everything you love about Rat Terriers--loyal, intelligent, affectionate, playful, and funny. Baby's favorite place will be right by your side, helping out with whatever you're doing and ready when you are for a walk, a game of fetch, or a nap on the couch. She's no puppy, but 10-year-old Baby is 20 lbs. of energy and requires regular playtime or other active exercise. She loves to chase tennis balls and play with her squeaky toys. She walks fairly well on a leash, though she tends to pull a bit. She is friendly and will enjoy meeting your adult friends out on a walk around the ... (Read More)neighborhood. However, she doesn't like to be picked up or chased and fast-moving hands make her very nervous. She will let you know when she feels threatened or uncomfortable with a growl. She is especially fearful of children and for this reason an adult-only home with a calm environment would be best. Baby is house trained, but she does not ask to go out. She will appreciate an established routine and expect you to be sensitive to her need to be let out several times a day. She is not crate trained, but her house manners are excellent. She can reliably be left loose in the house when you are gone. Baby is so smart! Besides knowing the verbal commands for sit, lie down, and wait, she also knows how to shake and roll over. She would love to learn some more tricks and would be easy to train. Baby communicates vocally with a howl when she is excited or when she wants something. She barks at times but not excessively. She is a snuggler in bed, in your lap, or next to you on the couch. She really enjoys watching TV and can recognize animals on the screen! Baby wouldn't mind being the one and only center of your attention, but she would also be fine sharing your home with other pets. She is truly a wonderful dog, and she can't wait to meet you! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $175 Animal Location:

Jackson County Kansas city, MO MAP IT!

Ryan Kremer

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-03-00556Hershey (female)

Rat Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Hershey and her 2 sisters wandered into our yard a few months ago starved and with the mange. We have nursed them back to health and now need to find forever homes for them. She will be spayed and up to date on shots March17. I'm asking half the cost of having that done which is $60. Hershey is having to sleep outside and would love to curl up on a nice warm couch with a loving family.

 Adoption Fee: $60 Animal Location:

Pemiscot County Hayti, MO 63851 MAP IT!

India Holland

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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-26-00368missy (female)

Rat Terrier    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Missy was living with my 93yr old grandpa until he was put in a nursing home. Missy would like a warm lap to cuddle up on.She would be great for a senior.Missy is food aggressive with other dogs she would need a home where she is the only dog.

 Adoption Fee: $50.00 Animal Location:

Jackson County oak grove, MO MAP IT!

Matt Kaylor

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Rat Terrier in Missouri
    Rat Terrier Dogs can make good pets in Missouri if they match your IifestyIe. The Rat Terrier is a small breed of hunting dog also sometimes known as a Feist. Rat Terriers are vivacious, playful, and bold. This breed is great with children. Adult Rat Terriers adapt well to adoption. Rat Terriers are very smart and trainable. This breed can live in an apartment but needs plenty of vigorous exercise each day. Rat Terriers enjoy romping in a fenced yard, but because they are enthusiastic diggers, fences should be buried or reinforced around the base.

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lnteresting Rat Terrier Trivia Low-Cost Missouri Spay & Neuter Clinics
    A single Rat Terrier can kill thousands of rodents in just a few hours. Rat Terriers come in several color variations, but the first Rat Terriers were always black and tan. Rat Terriers are often mistaken for Jack Russells.

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Missouri Animal Rescue
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St Louis County - Maryland Heights 63043
Humane Society of Missouri: Westport Area Vet Med Center 314-951-1590

Franklin County - Union 63084
Franklin County Humane Society 636-583-4300

St Louis County - St. Louis, Missouri 63104
St. Louis Pet Clinic 314-773-6400

St Louis County - St. Louis 63110
Pound Pals--Nooterville 314-776-SPAY

St Louis County - St Louis, Missouri 63110
Humane Society of Missouri 314-951-1534

St Louis County - St. Louis, MO 63126
Metro Animal Resource Services, Inc 314-995-2655

St Charles County - St. Louis, MO 63126
Operation Sterile Feral 314-995-9266

St. Louis County - St. Louis 63127
Operation SPOT 314-995-8678

Cape Girardeau County - Cape Girardeau 63701
The Humane Society of SEMO 573-334-5837

Jackson County - Kansas City, MO 64114
Animal Medical Center & Associates 816-333-9000

Jackson County - Kansas City, MO 64133
Spay & Neuter Kansas City 816-353-0940

Jackson County - Raytown 64133
PAWS, Inc 816-252-2680

Jackson County - Raytown 64133
STOPP (Stop The Over Population of Pets) 816-313-7729

Boone County - Columbia, MO 65202
Central Missouri Humane Society 573-443-3893

Phelps County - Rolla, MO 65402
Rolla Friends of the Animals 573-364-2428

Lawrence County - Aurora, Missouri 65605
Castaway Animal Rescue Effort (CARE) 417-875-6565

Greene County - Springfield, Missouri 65814
SNAP 417-823-7627

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