Roux


Dachshund/Breed Unknown
Picture of Roux, a female Dachshund/Breed Unknown

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Home:Mobile, AL  
Age: 17 Years   Sex: Female   Weight: 11-25 lbs

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Nicknames:
Roux Dawg, Chili Dawg, Hot Dawg, Rouxster BaDooster, Roodle Doodle Doo, Green Eyed Monster

Doggie Dynamics:
 Energy 
sleepyenergetic
 
 Intelligence 
sillygenius
 
 Friendliness 
aggressiveaffectionate
 
 Playfulness 
not playfulvery playful
 
 Disposition 
anxiouscalm
 

Quick Bio:
-pound dog

Likes:
Attention, snuggling, riding in the car, chewing on hockey pucks, my niece Colleen

Pet-Peeves:
when one of the other dogs or cats gets attention,

Favorite Toy:
Pig ears

Favorite Food:
anything we're eating

Favorite Walk:
anywhere

Arrival Story:
I had been begging my fiance for a dog for months. Just a week after our wedding (just before Christmas) I showed him a newspaper clipping of the "pet of the week" at the local animal shelter. He just wouldn't give in. On Christmas Day I found the newspaper clipping in my stocking. Finally I could get a dog! I was getting off work and my friend decided to ride to the shelter with me, a day or so after Christmas. We asked about the featured pet, but of course it had been adopted already. I decided to check out the cages of the dogs up for adoption. Only large breed dogs and one shaggy looking thing shrinking back in the cage. Since I had a weight restriction from the apartment complex to think about, I decided I would just come back later. But my friend asked about the shaggy little dog. I decided to give her one more look... and the shyness melted away. She came running to the front of the cage... and it was love at first sight. My Roux dog hasn't left my side since.

Bio:
We took days to settle on a name for Roux. Nothing seemed to fit... her ears were huge compared to the rest of her head. We batted around Kanga (like a Kangaroo) and other Aussie names... then I just thought Roux. We settled on the spelling Roux instead of Roo because her coat is the color of a roux used in cooking. So there you go!

The Groups I'm In:
♥All Fur Fun♥

I've Been On Dogster Since:
January 31st 2004 More than 10 years!

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

Dogster Id:
2394


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