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Lucy

Female Adult Dogo Argentino

If you have any questions about Lucy, please contact DC Dogos Rescue at paws@dcdogos.org

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About Lucy

Adoption Fee: $400

Meet Lucy!!

Lucy is a 4 year old adult female Dogo Argentino currently being fostered in Arizona.

Lucy is about the sweetest female Dogo you will ever, ever find. Truly. She LOVES people! In fact, she will wiggle her whole body and cover you with kisses and snuggle with you. She will do best as an only dog in the home and will love her family unconditionally. She may look Dogo but she has the heart of a Labrador Retriever (for people). Lucy was recently spayed and is recovering in her foster home where she is showered with love, toys, and a big backyard where she takes her morning sun tans! She is doing fantastic on the leash and had a previous foster who was an incredible instructor. She taught Lucy how to feel safe when around other dogs and she has made excellent progress! Although Lucy has played well with other Dogos SUPERVISED, Lucy has gone through a few behavioral lessons and will continue to need supervision and instruction. Lucy will do well in any home where she is the only dog. She simply deserves a wonderful home where she'll never have to fight for attention again!

Lucy would thrive in a home where she will be the sunshine of your life and the center of your world! She would love an active lifestyle but honestly would be happy as can be just to be by your side. She would much rather be with her people than playing out in a backyard alone. She is such a fantastic girl, she will make anyone happy!! If you think she's melted your heart and might be the Dogo you are looking for, please fill out an adoption application or feel free to reach out to the rescue with any questions you may have. Transport can be arranged for the right home.

 

 

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Details

Name
Lucy
Age
4 years, 2 months
Gender
Female
Size
Large
Weight
83
Primary Color
White
Pet Has Special Needs
NO
Shots up to date
YES
Ok with kids
Not Sure
Housetrained
YES
Hypoallergenic
Not Sure
Spayed/Neutered
YES
Ok with dogs
Not Sure
Ok with cats
Not Sure
Exercise level
Needs LOTS of exercise
Training level
Has basic training
Gets along with male dogs
Unsure
Gets along with female dogs
No
Current Location
Gilbert, AZ

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