Gatsby was rescued from a shelter. He was a stray. He came in with a horrible cancerous foot. His leg had to be amputated. He is doing so good since his surgery. He will have some water therapy to help strengthen his leg and hind in. He has mastered going down steps but is still working on being able to go up steps.
Gatsby is appx 8 years old. He has been neutered and all of his medical has been updated including being micro chipped. He does great with other dogs. He would do really good with older children. He has a very sweet disposition. He does not bark a lot. He has a very laid back personality. He is not a very active little guy. He weighs 13 pounds but we are working on getting in to gain a pound or two.
If you would like to be considered in adopting Gatsby please complete our on line adoption application. We are require a home visit and vet reference.
Gatsby is being fostered in Richmond Va. We do not ship or put our fosters on transport to their new owners. You must be approved to adopt before you can meet our foster Pekes. Gatsby's adoption fee is $300
Photo of Gatsby prior to grooming and his surgery.
Photo of Gatsby after he was groomed and prior to his surgery.
Photo prior to surgery