At 8-years-old, Muzzy is a sweet senior at Austin Pets Alive! who may just be the perfect fit for your family! This Shetland Sheepdog Mix wants to be loved and to be given affection. He will walk by your legs and rub against you like a cat then throw himself in front of you and expose his tummy for a nice belly rub! And who wouldn’t want to rub that belly?! Muzzy knows basic commands, is housetrained and is a champ at staying home alone. Visit the APA! website to learn more about adopting Muzzy and be sure to check out the Top 5 Reasons To Adopt A Senior Dog!
Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping to Keep Austin No-Kill. Since 2008, APA! has saved more than 25,000 dogs and cats from being killed at Central Texas shelters. The mission of APA! is to promote and provide the resources, education and programs needed to eliminate the killing of companion animals.
Adopting a dog through APA! includes:
- Spay or neuter surgery
- Heartworm test on dogs over 6 months
- First vaccinations
- First or more deworming treatments
- Personality evaluation
- One month of pet health insurance
- Lifetime behavior assistance
- The gratitude of a lifetime companion