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Animal ID: 16-05-15-00160Tater (male)

Rat Terrier    Age: Puppy

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

    Tater is a log legged playful Rat Terrier angel. He has such a infectious personality. He is in command training and doing really well. Leash training too. He is always happy and he comes to you almost immediately when you call his name. He was a stray that came out of animal control in Rutherford county just hours before be euthanized. An AC officer accused this puppy of attacking him. I knew immediately the ACO did something ... he has a reputation that we are all aware of. Soon as I heard that he would die from this idiot I immediately took action Delighted I did because this boy has never shown a drop of aggression. I have made that ... (Read More)very well known. It is Tater's time to have a loving family he can continue to thrive, love and learn with. He is a perfect size small /medium and just will melt your heart. He will bond quickly now that he has had consistent love and safety. If you meet him you will fall in love.. he has expressions that confirm he is a thinker and a sweet sweet boy. Thank you for looking. Adopt carefully (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200.00 Animal Location:

Pet ResQ 911
1116 Due West Ave North
Davidson County Madison, TN 37115 MAP IT!

Contact:
Nina Ground 615-305-4550

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Animal ID: 16-05-15-00063Dolly (female)

Rat Terrier    Age: Puppy

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

    This little girl was running a very busy road and had our breath and hearts on hold. A lady walking her dog and a couple of guys from an auto body shop went out of their way to help us save her. After two weeks of trying to find an owner we finally did all the vetting and have started leash and command training. She is doing incredibly well at every challenge. She is still curious about cats but only tries to check them out. As you can see Dolly has a beautiful smile and a heart of gold. What a little lady she is. She knows to come when called and she will nestle and cuddle with you no hesitation. What a joy to watch her turn and trust ... (Read More)again. She will bring many happy times and sweet memories. She has captured many hearts already and has a small fan club. Dolly will aim to please and we know she will ad a special love to the home that makes her a family member. Sher is a small dog.. only weighing 15 pounds. Thank you for looking (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200.00 Animal Location:

Pet ResQ 911
1116 Due West Ave North
Davidson County Madison, TN 37115 MAP IT!

Contact:
Nina Ground 615-305-4550

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Rescue Me ID: 16-03-17-00055Cricket (female)

Rat Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed 

    Cricket is a 3 y/o female, sweet little pup. She is a lap dog and likes to be right next to her owner. Her owner passed away and she is looking for a new Momma. She appears to be in good health. I think she would be better in a home where she is the only pet. Pls contact me if you are interested.

 Adoption Fee: $75.00 Animal Location:

Shelby County Memphis, TN MAP IT!

Contact:
Janet Brunson 901 484-6969

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Rescue Me ID: 15-12-24-00283Si (male)

Rat Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Meet Si, he's a very sweet boy. He's a little shy at first. He's 3-4 years old and around 20 pounds. He's super sweet and very affectionate. He's a cuddler as you can tell in the photo. He's current on everything and ready for his forever family. His link wouldn't post so here's a video link from Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/CountryRoadAnimalRescue/posts/851043835015586

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Country Road Animal Rescue
112 Will Drive
Wayne County Waynesboro, TN 38485 MAP IT!

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931-332-6710

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Rat Terrier in Tennessee
    Rat Terrier Dogs can make good pets in Tennessee 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 Tennessee Spay & Neuter Clinics
    A single Rat Terrier can kill thousands of rodents in just a few hours. Teddy Roosevelt named the Rat Terrier breed. 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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Tennessee Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

Greene County - Greeneville 34473
Get 'Em Done Clinic 423- 639-7949

Montgomery County - Clarksville 37040
Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery 931-648-8042

Sumner County - Hendersonville 37075
Humane Society of Sumner County 615-822-0061

Wilson County - Lebanon 37088
Snip & Tip Feral Program 615-444-8299

Wilson County - Lebanon 37088
Spay Station 615-444-1196

Wilson County - Mount Juliet 37122
Humane Association of Wilson County 615-444-9979

Rutherford County - Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37127
Beesley Low-Cost Clinic 615-890-6878

DeKalb County - Smithville 37166
Humane Society of Dekalb County 615-464-6738

Davidson County - Nashville, TN 37209
Nashville Humane ROVER Mobile Clinic 615-352-4030

Washington County - Johnson City, TN 37604
Washington County Animal Control 423-926-8769

Blount County - Alcoa, Tennessee 37701
AnimalWorks 865-379-2227

Loudon County - Greenback 37742
PPAW Spay/Neuter Clinic 865-856-7729

Roane County - Harriman, TN 37748
Planned Pet-Hood 865-882-9966

Anderson County - Oak Ridge 37830
The Humane Society of Anderson County 865-482-1133

Sevier County - Seymour, Tennessee 37865
Fix-A-Pet 865-579-6738

Knox County - Knoxville, Tennessee 37919
The Spay Shuttle 865-215-6677

Shelby County - Memphis 38104
Memphis Shelby County Humane Society 901-272-1753

Shelby County - Memphis, TN 38187
Animal Protection Association 901-377-3779

Carroll County - Mc Kenzie, Tennessee 38201
Carroll County Humane Society 731-352-9950

Hardin County - Savannah, Tennessee 38326
Hardin County Humane Society 901-689-3963

Putnam County - Cookeville, TN 38501
PUP ( Prevent Unwanted Pets) 931-858-7085

Cumberland County - Crossville, Tennessee 38555
Humane Society of Cumberland County 931-484-9700

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