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Virtual Rehoming

This is a free listing for an animal in the community who is in need of a new home. This animal is not available for adoption at the Wisconsin Humane Society, but is being re-homed by members of the community. For more information, you can contact the animal's current guardian using the contact information below. Thank you!

Willow

Willow

Age: 2
Species: dog
Gender: Female
Breed: Whippet/Mexican Hairless mix
Animal Weight: 33 lbs
Animal Color: Brown brindle
Rehoming Fee: 150.
My two favorite things about Willow: Willow is a super snuggler and wants to be next to us all the time we are home. Willow is very intelligent and learns tricks quickly.
Contact Info: tabakowalexis@gmail.com

Current Location: Milwaukee, WI
Is Willow spayed or neutered? yes
Is Willow up to date on vaccinations? yes
Why the animal is being rehomed: Willow is very nervous and unhappy around our toddler and we are no longer able to provide the large amount of attention, exercise, and training she consistently needs.
What are your two favorite things about Willow? Willow is a super snuggler and wants to be next to us all the time we are home. Willow is very intelligent and learns tricks quickly.
How long have you had Willow? 15 months.
Where did you get Willow? Wisconsin Humane Society
Has Willow ever bitten someone? No
What, if any, medical or behavioral concerns does Willow have? She has a reoccurring rash on her belly (i use a special shampoo for her) and very sensitive paws. She is very nervous around young children and should not be in a home with them.
Has Willow lived with other animals? Yes
If yes to the above, which animals has Willow lived with? One maine coon cat, 7 years old, female.
Has Willow actively fought with other animals in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: Not fight but she loves to instigate play that the cat might not necessarily want.
Does/did Willow hide from other animals in the home? No
How does Willow interact with animals outside of the home? Will own is moderately leash reactive to other animals outside the home, especially squirrels and other dogs. Daily intense, high energy exercise and consistent training greatly reduces her leash reactivity.
Are you requiring that Willow not go into a family with certain types of pets? No
If yes to the above, please explain which types of pets you are restricting: [USER DID NOT ENTER A RESPONSE]
Has Willow lived with any children under 18? Yes
Willow has lived with children of these ages: 14 month old
Does/did Willow hide or avoid children in the home? Yes
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: She has avoided our baby since she started crawling and is scared of the loud noises, screaming, throwing, and "petting" our toddler does. We've been working with her daily on this but Willow is just not happy.
Does/did Willow display any forms of aggression toward children in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: [USER DID NOT ENTER A RESPONSE]
Are you requiring that Willow not go into a family with children under a certain age? Yes
If yes to the above, please list your restrictions: She is very nervous around young children and should not be in a home with them.
Does Willow have any fears? She is very nervous around young children and should not be in a home with them.
Willow's overall activity level: Very active/high energy
How does Willow usually get exercise? Daily walks, Canine sports (agility, lure course, flyball, frisbee, etc),
What should the next family should know about Willow: She loves tug of war and walks in the woods. She hates ceiling fans, rain & baths. She is high needs and HIGH energy & needs a family that will provide her with daily intense & varied exercise.