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Yorkshire Terrier Yorkie  : :  Male (neutered)  : :  Senior  : :  Small


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About Sam Me

  • Status: Available for Sponsorship
  • Species: Dog
  • Rescue ID: D190080
  • General Color: Silver & Tan (Yorkie colors)
  • Current Size: 12 Pounds
  • Current Age: 15 Years 2 Months (best estimate)

Sam Me is one of our many Forever Foster's.  Will YOU SPONSOR Sam Me?

A Forever Foster is a dog that is either older, has a medical condition or a socialization issue and seem to be unadoptable only because we receive no applications for these dogs thus we assume no one wants to adopt them.   Save A Yorkie Rescue will not euthanize a dog for these reasons and the dogs remain in rescue to live out their lives with their forever foster family.  Their remaining years (no matter what age they are) are spent being well taken care of and loved in their forever foster homes.   Save A Yorkie Rescue pays for all of their vet bills, including all medications they may be on, grooming, food/treats if on a special diet and any supplies one of these dogs may need. 

Save A Yorkie Rescue is able to provide for our Forever Foster's, only through the generous donations we receive from all of the Yorkie lovers out there!

If you would like to Sponsor one or more of our Forever Foster's, please send a donation through the Sponsor Button on the dog's web page or send a check to:

Save A Yorkie Rescue,  575 Upper Market St, Milton, PA 17847

Whatever way you make a donation to Sponsor one of our Forever Foster's, please include the dogs name with the donation you make and that you are Sponsoring that particular dog, so we can list your name on the dog's web page as his/her Sponsor.

Save A Yorkie Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) qualified non-profit organization operating on donations from Yorkie lovers who care. Please help by donating your tax deductible donations.  

Sam Me was found as a stray wandering the streets of NYC. He is 14 years of age, weighing 12 pounds. He has age related conditions, like the start of 
cataracts and some arthritis. He had rotting teeth and was not neutered. He 
just had surgery for both issues and is recovering well. He will try to bite if 
poked or prodded. He loves being around forever foster Ted E and follows him everywhere, so we know he is fine around other dogs. We are working on some basic commands and housebreaking. He likes belly rubs and praise and is often found wagging his tail and will give you occasional kisses. He never barks. He is a good eater. He is fine in the car and on a leash. His happily ever after may look different than we expected, but despite everything he has been through, he is actually a nice dog looking for love for the rest of his golden years.

He has been here with me since 9/24 and will soon move to Midlothian, Virginia to be forever fostered, loved and spoiled, by Paul Marshall and his girlfriend, Patty. 
 

Many thanks to all the wonderful people that are Sponsoring Sam Me!

Donna Comeau

Peggy Arusiewicz

Save A Yorkie Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) qualified non-profit organization operating on donations from Yorkie lovers who care. Please help by donating your tax deductible donations. 

OR

mail your check or money order to Save A Yorkie Rescue  575 Upper Market St, Milton, PA 17847

YOUR generosity is appreciated!

KEEP THESE FACTS IN MIND:
1. Yorkies do not usually get along well with small children and can be injured by small children, even ones who love them. Be aware of this and keep them apart. 2. Yorkies can be very difficult (nearly impossible) to housebreak. If you are gone for more than 3 hours at a time, the dog will have to have access to wee wee pads, or need someone to stop in to let him out to potty.
3. We almost NEVER get a puppy (less than one year old) in Yorkie Rescue. If only a puppy will do, check the Yorkshire Terrier Club of America website for a recommended breeder - never buy over the Internet, or from a newspaper ad or a petstore. The heartache you save will be immeasureable.
4. There is no such thing as a "teacup" Yorkie, so don't be misled by such a description. LEARN about the breed BEFORE you decide to adopt.
5. You will need to make arrangements to drive and meet the dog at the foster home which can be in New Jersey, western PA, Maryland,  etc. The dog's biography lists where the dog is fostering. We want you to meet the dog with your family and your dog, if you have one. This is a requirement for adoption.

WHAT IS THE ADOPTION FEE?
Adoption donations generally vary from dog to dog, it depends on the health, the age and the size of the dog.

Young Yorkies will have a higher adoption donation since they are the most highly sought after and they help to cover the costs of the older dogs who have a harder time finding a loving home. It is sad but true that people overwhelming demand very young dogs when they would be infinitely happier with a mellow adult. 


 ADOPTION AREA

Save A Yorkie Rescue prefers to adopt only in the PA, NJ, western NY, DE, MD, VA, some CT area's. If you are in the NYC area or near Long Island, there is a Yorkie Rescue closer to you. 

Be aware that you will be asked to drive to meet and pick up your dog.


 

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