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Sophie is:

  • Very affectionate

  • Velcro dog - follows you around everywhere

  • Good-natured

  • Calm

  • Mellow

  • Very quiet - never been heard barking in her foster home

  • Devoted companion

  • Loyal

  • Walks well on a leash

  • Low to medium energy level

  • Gets along well with other dogs

  • Spayed female

  • 5 years old

  • 19 lbs but could stand to lose a few so should be about 15 lbs

  • Up-to-date on vaccinations

  • Microchipped

  • Has very soft hair which makes her even more relaxing to pet

  • Miniature Poodle/Maltese.  Called a Maltese/mix at the shelter she came from but her hair is thicker than a Maltese's.  She may have some terrier in her too.

  • Low-shedding to no-shedding so she's a good choice for people who don't want fur on their furniture but she does require regular grooming 

  • Entered a local shelter matted badly matted and timid but is no more!

  • Hasn't been with cats under our care so we don't know how she is with them

  • Lives in a foster home with parrots and doesn't pay attention to them

  • Examined by vet and found to be healthy

  • Has pearly white teeth since she's just been given a dental

  • Adopters must reside in San Diego County

  • All medical and shelter paperwork provided to adopter


Sophie's adoption fee is $250 to help cover her dental and other expenses while under our care.


If interested in Sophie, please fill out a pre-adoption application.

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