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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!

Nelly

Nelly

Age: 8
Species: dog
Gender: Female
Breed: mixed terrier/shephard
Animal Weight: 56
Animal Color: grey/white
Rehoming Fee: 40.00
My two favorite things about Nelly: Her companionship and goofiness.
Contact Info: quaasz27@gmail.com

Current Location: Saukville, WI
Is Nelly spayed or neutered? yes
Is Nelly up to date on vaccinations? yes
Why the animal is being rehomed: I have moved into a senior apartment and can no longer physically take care of Nelly.
What are your two favorite things about Nelly? Her companionship and goofiness.
How long have you had Nelly? Adopted her in 2010
Where did you get Nelly? WI-Humane Society (Ozaukee Campus)
Has Nelly ever bitten someone? Yes
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: I was able to bring Nelly to my senior apartment. I brought her in the front entrance (which I shouldn't have done) and the atrium was loud and busy. As I walked back to my apartment we walked past a lady who exhibiting signs that she was scared even though we were no where near her yet. Not sure why Nelly snapped at her pants but it happened and it has never happened before in the 8 years my family had her. I believe it was just occurred because of a lot of different events that did not combine well and that she is protective of me.
Has Nelly lived with other animals? No
Has Nelly actively fought with other animals in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: Unknown
Does/did Nelly hide from other animals in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: Unknown
How does Nelly interact with animals outside of the home? Nelly likes to chase after squirrels, etc.
Are you requiring that Nelly 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: Any pets, as I am unsure as to how she would react.
Has Nelly lived with any children under 18? No
Does/did Nelly hide or avoid children in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: Unknown
Does/did Nelly display any forms of aggression toward children in the home? No
If yes to the above, please explain the circumstances: Unknown
Are you requiring that Nelly not go into a family with children under a certain age? Yes
If yes to the above, please list your restrictions: Any children under 15.
Does Nelly have any fears? We could never get her to go down to the basement. She is not a big fan of baths.
Nelly's overall activity level: Moderately active
How does Nelly usually get exercise? Playing in fenced-in yard, Playing indoors, Canine sports (agility, lure course, flyball, frisbee, etc),
What should the next family should know about Nelly: Nelly has been a true companion for my family and I for many years. It is with total heartbreak that I have to make this decision but due to my medical issues and that the apartment will not allow her back, I need to find her a new home. She loves to go on car rides while sticking her head out the window. Nelly is a very vocal dog, whether its barking as protection or just talking back.