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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!

Dexter

Dexter Animal Is Rehomed!

Age: 5
Species: dog
Gender: Male
Breed: pitbull mix
Animal Weight: 75lbs
Animal Color: light brindle
Rehoming Fee: 0
My two favorite things about Dexter: He is such a sweet boy who loves to snuggle! Especially if you have a blanket for him to lay on, he'll snuggle with you for hours. He is pretty low maintenance and only requires a short walk or about 20min of play time a day to be satisfied
Contact Info: jlv0121@live.unthsc.edu

Current Location: Milwaukee, WI
Is Dexter spayed or neutered? yes
Is Dexter up to date on vaccinations? yes
Why the animal is being rehomed: My husband and I are divorcing and selling our home. Financially, we will each be unable to afford rentals that would allow a large dog.
What are your two favorite things about Dexter? He is such a sweet boy who loves to snuggle! Especially if you have a blanket for him to lay on, he'll snuggle with you for hours. He is pretty low maintenance and only requires a short walk or about 20min of play time a day to be satisfied
How long have you had Dexter? 5 years
Where did you get Dexter? We adopted from a human society while living in Dallas, TX.
Has Dexter ever bitten someone? No
What, if any, medical or behavioral concerns does Dexter have? Seasonal allergies that we treat with Benedryl
Has Dexter lived with other animals? No
Has Dexter actively fought with other animals in the home? No
Does/did Dexter hide from other animals in the home? No
How does Dexter interact with animals outside of the home? He is not friendly with animals outside of the home. He would need to be placed in a home where he is the only pet.
Are you requiring that Dexter not go into a family with certain types of pets? Yes
If yes to the above, please explain which types of pets you are restricting: Cannot live with other animals.
Has Dexter lived with any children under 18? No
Does/did Dexter hide or avoid children in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: We have not introduced him to children. He would need to be adopted into a home without kids.
Does/did Dexter 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 Dexter not go into a family with children under a certain age? Yes
If yes to the above, please list your restrictions: We have not introduced him to children. He would need to be adopted into a home without kids.
Does Dexter have any fears? [USER DID NOT ENTER A RESPONSE]
Dexter's overall activity level: Moderately active
How does Dexter usually get exercise? Other,
What should the next family should know about Dexter: Dexter prefers a quiet home and takes some effort to get used to new people. He is completing training with Enlightened K9 to work on his confidence and obedience skills. We would be happy to arrange a session with adoptive parents to cement those skills.

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