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BENNY* - ID#A238490

My name is Benny* and I am a neutered male, brown Chihuahua - Smooth Coated.

The shelter staff think I am about 2 years and 3 months old.

I have been at the shelter since Jun 24, 2017.

This information is less than 1 hour old.
Shelter Staff made the following comments about this animal:
07/14/17 Some dogs are more stressed by a kennel environment than others. Benny is one of those dogs. There's been way too much going on here for this guy. Benny has been getting more pep in his step, though, and is becoming comfortable with more people. He is a major sucker for treats! Benny will tell some dogs to keep their distance, but has played with some dogs at the shelter and regularly goes out in a lower key group of small dogs. He has a new BFF in Bella the shy terrier--they are not so shy with each other! Benny gets to go on sleepovers with one of our caring volunteers and always looks forward to seeing his favorite people. Benny is looking for a quieter home with a very patient adopter who really wants to put time into helping him become more confident in life. He has made such great strides at the shelter, making the rounds in one of our classes at the shelter like a little social butterfly, and we'd love to see his confidence continue to grow after adoption. CJB

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Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter - Santa Cruz at (831) 454-7303
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