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Evelyn Aka Evi

Listed December 10, 2018

Age: 5 yrs.

Gender: Female

Weight: Not Specified

Adult Size: Less than 10 lbs.

Fixed: Yes

Shots: No

Breed:Border Collie

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Description

Border Collie / Terrier / Mixed

Special Needs

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Milo AnimalID is 26845 and Current Location is Foster

*Foster Notes*; First and foremost she is a sweetheart, and a cuddler who likes her tummy rubbed. She is smart, house broken for sure, and knows some commands (and her name) and will come if called (pretty well and always with proper incentive of a treat). She wants to please and is not a barker or chewer and sleeps through night. We have left her alone for several hours and there have been no issues when we returned (i.e. no damage) and we did not have to dog proof the house or such.; She does have high energy - she loves her walks and needs them - but not super high energy as some border collie/herder types - she is 5 years old - and so far we have found that when she thinks she might be getting a walk she gets very excited, but otherwise is mostly calm.

; When out walking she likes to herd some to most other dogs she meets. She can be a bit aggressive if they do not like to be herded ? sometimes no problem, other times we have had to intervene. She pulls on leash and we are working on that. Evelyn or Evi is best for a one dog home - or with other dog that is okay being submissive. She has found ways of showing her herding/dominance.; She mostly gets along with our dog. But he can be a pill and when he wants to assert himself she has started to assert herself back and we need to separate them. As of now we are nervous about leaving them in house without someone here. Because of her herding instinct and really liking human attention, she may be best for a one dog home; probably depends on the other dog, as I said, our dog can be a pill and definitely thinks he should be the top (if not only) dog in the world. ; She is not a top candidate for living with cats or small children. She weighs right in at 30 pounds, which seems like a stable weight for her (I would not expect her to get heavier or lighter).; ; ; Evelyn was adopted from Milo back in 2013 as a puppy, so we know her age to be correct, she looks older or more distinguished because of her gre

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Adoption Fee Details

Dogs and Puppies

DOGS: All dogs at The Milo Foundation receive necessary veterinary care, are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, micro-chipped, and treated for parasites.  Dogs over six months of age are Heartworm tested.

The adoption fee for ADULT DOGS is $300 for a male and $350-400 for females. We reserve the right to have increased fees for "special" highly desired or breed-specific dogs, as well as for those that required extraordinary veterinary care. Our Medical Fund benefits from these extra fees (half of which can be considered a tax deductible donation), so we can provide the extra care some animals need! Seniors, some harder to place dogs, and animals at the Milo Sanctuary may have lower adoption fees considered. Talk to us about this.

Chihuahuas and some other small dogs may have special incentives/lower adoption fees.  There are so many of these sweet little ones dying in shelters! AND "two-for-one" deals are happily considered for Chihuahuas and some small dogs. The little ones LOVE a buddy!

The adoption fee for a PUPPY is $350-$600. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS ON PUPPY ADOPTIONS. If you return a puppy for whatever reason, your adoption fee becomes a TAX-DEDUCTIBLE donation. Certain rare circumstances may warrant a partial refund (50%). PLEASE think hard about the commitment of raising a puppy! They are fragile and demanding. They need consistency, training, time, resources and patience. They want TLC and need a firm commitment!

All puppies at The Milo Foundation receive puppy vaccinations and de-worming. They are also micro-chipped and spay/neutered.  Depending on how long Milo has had the puppy and its age, it will likely require additional vaccinations and veterinary care by the adopters. Milo will often cover the next vaccine after adoption, but our suggested donation for vaccinations is $15-20, available during open hours at MPR.


No puppy should be exposed to public dog parks, trails, or areas frequented by dogs, nor should they be exposed to unvaccinated dogs, until at least three vaccinations have been given. However, we do encourage early training and ongoing, early socialization of the pups. Visits with healthy dogs, trips to your family or friends homes are encouraged! We also recommend that you enroll in puppy training classes as soon as possible! Puppies can go on walks on sidewalks in suburban and rural areas. City streets may have too much they can get into, so use good judgment.


Along with your Canine Adoption Application email, please INCLUDE THE NAME AND/OR ID NUMBER OF THE PET OF INTEREST, or the group name of the litter. Please bring a printout of your application with you when you come to meet the dog or puppy of interest. Follow up with an email and be patient! Thanks.
Adopters must be 21 years of age or older, and renters must be able to provide proof of landlord permission to keep the pet applied for in the residence. Certain breed types, sizes and puppies can be restricted. For everyone's protection, it is best to have approval in writing.


Cats and Kittens

FELINES: All cats and kittens are Leukemia tested. Cats over 6 months are also usually FIV or combo tested. All are vaccinated, have been spayed/neutered, micro-chipped and given parasite preventatives. Some young kittens are only FeLV tested, as the FIV test is inconclusive at a young age. If you are able, please consider an additional donation! Anything over $100 can be tax-deductible.

CATS (over 10 months): $125-150 sliding scale fee. Sometimes we'll give a break on a pair. We like it when bonded pairs can stay together! Senior cats, and those who have "been around the block" (are older or have been with us a long time) can be $75. These fees do not come close to covering Milo's costs, but we really want to get our adult cats into homes!

ALL CATS SHOULD BE INSIDE AT NIGHT. Our cats are not feral or outdoor cats.  They are people friendly, social felines, who like the company of humans, and the safety and warmth of a cozy home!
A few of our Sanctuary cats could do well as predominantly outdoor or "barn cats."  Please inquire with an email to sanctuary@milofoundation.org, if that is your preference.

KITTENS: $150. Kittens are ideally adopted out in pairs, or to homes with a compatible feline in residence, a buddy dog, or people who are home a lot.  Kittens are social, and a kitten left home alone for long hours every day can be very unhappy.... two is better!!  We reserve the right to charge more on occasion. Special new arrivals listed as KITTEN OF THE WEEK are $160-200. We may consider a discount for two at times.  Talk to us – we want good homes for all kitties.

ALL KITTENS MUST STAY INDOORS, until at least 8-10 months age, though can be let out for brief periods under supervision to play and stretch their limbs, chase leaves.  Please do so only under safe circumstances, where they can be observed, and are away from busy streets. Cats should be given the outdoor vaccinations at a vet before becoming indoor/outdoor cats.  These vaccines are Leukemia and Rabies.


Along with your Feline Adoption Application email, please INCLUDE THE NAME AND/OR ID NUMBER OF THE PET OF INTEREST, or the group name of the litter.  Please bring a printout of your application with you when you come to meet the kitten or cat of interest.

Adopters must be 21 years of age or older, and renters must be able to provide proof of landlord permission to keep the pet applied for in the residence.

 

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