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Animal ID: 5016Livvy (female)

Maltese Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Livvy is a sweet Maltese Mix who was surrendered by her owners in hopes of her finding a family that was able to care for her better. She is a sweet and playful girl. She is very human oriented and wants nothing more to sit on someone's lap and give them kisses. Livvy gets excited for her walks, loves to play and, of course, can't get enough of being petted and receiving belly rubs. She will perk up as soon as someone mentions a 'cookie' and will stand on her two back feet for one. Livvy has a rare but mild condition called Vaginal Hyperplasia where her vulva appears swollen which may have been cause by hormonal spikes after her spay. Livvy ... (Read More)is not bothered by this and it does not affect her urination or in any way her medically nor does it require any future care. However, the base of her vulva may never completely swell down to normal size. When she experienced a hormonal spike, Livvy also experienced a psuedo pregnancy. She was nippy when going through the pseudo pregnancy which is a common behavior with dogs experiencing it and her psuedo pregnancy is now over. She has improved greatly with being nippy towards strangers however, she still is weary of some people (doesn't seem to have any specific triggers) and can become defensive if strangers don't respect her boundaries. For example, Livvy would be fine going on a walk and passing people on the street, however, if a stranger on the street bent down and swooped her up in their arms she would likely nip. Her behavior shouldn't be an issue so long as she is placed with someone understanding that she is simply weary of strangers. Livvy is part of our overlooked program and is available to homes outside of our normal adoption range. Wanna meet me? I will be attending the following ESP adoption events at the PetValu in Manassas from 11am-3pm located at 10079 Market Circle Drive, 20110 (please email to verify attendance in case of pending adoption): Sunday 12/11 Sunday 12/18 Sunday 1/8 Check our website for event status changes Love at first sight? Fill out an application at espnova.org/adopt. FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK: facebook.com/espnova FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM: empty_shelter_project Not ready to own a furball just yet? You can still save a life by fostering. Visit our website to learn more about our foster program. We provide food, crate, bowls, leash, collar, you provide a loving temporary home. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

The Empty Shelter Project
Prince William County Woodbridge, VA MAP IT!

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Empty Shelter Project: 571 308 6563

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Maltese in Virginia
    Maltese Dogs can make good pets in Virginia if they match your IifestyIe. The Maltese is a beautiful, silky, long haired lap dog. Maltese are smart, devoted, playful companions. Maltese do not like to be teased by children. Housebreaking can be a challenge. Maltese do well living in apartments if they are walked every day.

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    Maltese are unusually prone to playing in puddles. Maltese are believed to have been brought home from the Crusades by returning English knights. Maltese are named for the island of Malta. Marie Antoinette was one of many royals and famous people to have owned Maltese.

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Virginia Animal Rescue
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Loudon County - Middleburg, Virginia 20118
Middleburg Humane Foundation 540-364-3272

Fairfax County - Centreville 20122
Prevent a Litter Coalition 888-SPAY-4-VA

Arlington County - Arlington 22204
Capital Animal Care 703-486-0303

Arlington County - Arlington VA, VA 22206
Animal Welfare League of Arlington 703-931-9241

Arlington County - Arlington, VA 22207
Feral Cat Coalition 703-538-1921

Arlington County - Arlington 22207
Metro Ferals 703-528-7782

Arlington County - Arlington, Virginia 22210
SPAY Inc/SPCA of Northern VA 703-522-7920

Alexandria City - Alexandria, Virginia 22304
Alexandria Animal Shelter 703-838-4775

Alexandria County - Alexandria, VA 22304
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria 703-838-4774

Winchester County - Winchester 22601
SPCA -- Winchester 540-662-8616

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg 22801
Cat's Cradle 540-438-5222

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Shenandoah Valley Clinic 540-437-1980

Charlottesville City - Charlottesville, Virginia 22906
Charlottesville SPCA 804-973-5959

Orange County - Orange, VA 22960
Orange County Animal Shelter 540-672-1124

Fluvanna County - Troy 22974
Fluvanna SPCA 434-591-0123

Hanover County - Ashland, Virginia 23005
Hanover Humane Society 877-463-8837

Goochland County - Crozier, VA 23039
PetFix Coalition 888-PET-FIX1

Louisa County - Louisa, VA 23093
SNAP Louisa (Spay/Neuter All Pets) 540-967-3573

Goochland County - Manakin-Sabot, Virginia 23103
For the Love of Animals in Goochland 804-342-6975

James City County - Williamsburg 23185
Heritage Humane Society 757-221-0150

Richmond County - Richmond, Virginia 23220
Richmond SPCA/Robins-Starr Humane 804-521-1300

Chesapeake City - Chesapeake, VA 23321
Meower Power 757-399-0001

Richmond County - Richmond 23221
PAL Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

Richmond County - Richmond 23221
PreventALitter Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

Richmond County - Richmond, Virginia 23231
Richmond HERO 804-788-HERO

Isle of Wight County - Smithfield, Virginia 23431
Isle of Wight Humane Society 757-357-4214

Virginia Beach County - Virginia Beach, VA 23453
Virginia Beach SPCA 757-739-9306

Roanoke County - Roanoke 24016
Angels of Assisi Spay/Neuter Clinic 540-344-8707

Pulaski County - Dublin, VA 24084
Pulaski County Humane Society 540-674-0089

Floyd County - Floyd, Virginia 24091
Floyd County Humane Society 540-745-7207

Henry County - Martinsville, VA 24112
SPCA of Martinsville-Henry County 276-632-0548

Franklin County - Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
Planned Pethood Clinic 540-489-3491

Salem County - Salem, VA 24153
Salem Animal Shelter 540-375-3038

Bristol County - Bristol, VA 24202
Margaret B. Mitchell Spay/Neuter Clinic 276-591-5790

Bristol County - Bristol 24203
Holly Help Spay/Neuter Fund 276-466-5375

Augusta County - Staunton, Virginia 24401
Augusta Regional SPCA 540-885-7722

Bedford County - Bedford, Virginia 24523
Bedford Humane Society 540-586-6100

Campbell County - Evington 24550
South Central Spay/Neuter Clinic 434-821-4922

Tazewell County - Falls Mills 24613
Pet Haven Rescue Center 276-326-3483

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