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Tibetan Terrier / Mixed :: Male :: Adult

Status:Available for Adoption
Location:Mukwonago, WI

Additional Info:
  • Good with Dogs
  • Up-to-date with vaccines

  • Organization Contact Info:
    Bichon and Little Buddies Rescue
    828 Perkins Dr
    Mukwonago, WI 53149

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    ***Meet the dogs at our facility during open viewing hours, or by appointment, at 828 Perkins Dr, Mukwonago, WI.   Bichon and Little Buddies is open weekly on Thursdays  from 2-6:30 pm expect for holidays and by appointment with a completed application.   Dogs in foster homes require an appointment and approved application to meet.  The application is online at  If a dog is listed as available, then we are still taking applications - no need to email or call to ask about the status.  Note: The forms that Petfinder or Adopt-a-pet has to inquire about the dog is not our application application.  Our form must be filled out to be approved to adopt a pet.***

    About this Dog:
    Name: Gazpacho
    Breed: Mixed - Possibly a Tibetan Terrier or Havanese mix
    Approximate Age:   2 yr
    Gender:  Male
    Weight: 12 lb 
    Adoption Fee:  $400
    Why in Rescue:  Stray/lost dog

    General Profile:  Please fill out the adoption application at if you are interested in meeting one of our dogs. 

    Update 5/2019:  Gazpacho finds himself looking for a home once again.  This time is due to no fault of his own.  Here is what his adopter has to say about him:  I can tell you that he is very friendly with people and other dogs.  No real issues with my older dog at all.  He is mostly housebroken.  He has otherwise been very good.  He absolutely needs a fenced yard as he is an expert rabbit chaser and probably squirrels etc.  He knows Sit and No but needs other commands and leash walking. He also knows how to beg.  He loves lots of attention and treats and seems to be very food motivated but was not aggressive.  I think he would do well in an active family with kids but can't know for sure.

    Updated profile 4/2019:  Gazpacho was adopted but had to be returned because he was too cat crazy to fit in.  He is good with other dogs, good with humans, but really wants to chase the cats.  So he is looking for a cat and small animal free home.

    Gazpacho was a stray/lost dog so we don't have a background or history.  We don't know if he lived with other pets, or children, or if he was housetrained.  He is a friendly guy who doesn't seem to mind being handled.  He arrived at animal control with some other dogs, so may be good with other dogs. 

    We do our best to evaluate the dogs while they are with us, but they sometimes act different in the shelter environment than they do in a home.  If you are interested in any of our dogs, please fill out the pre-adoption application and we will set up a time for you to come and meet them.

    If considering adopting a former breeding dog, the following article is good to read to help you understand the special needs these dogs may have.
    Adoption Procedures:
    1.  Completely fill out the pre-adoption application at  We will be checking with your vet if you have had pets, calling your landlord (if any) and checking a personal reference, before we contact you about visiting the adoptables.  Any missing information may have us moving onto another application.
    2.  If you application is approved, we will contact you to come meet the adoptables that you are interested in.  
    3.  If it is a match, you will complete the adoption contract and pay the adoption fee.  Please be prepared to take your adopted pet home when you come meet him/her.  In most cases, you will be able to take the pet home the same day.  If all the vetting hasn't been done yet, we will hold the pet for you until the vet work is completed. 
    4.  If you have filled out an application and we haven't contacted you within a week, we may have missed your application, the pet may have been adopted by another applicant, or you may have been missing information on your application.  You may contact us to find out the status of your application at this time.  Please give us a week to process your application before contacting us!
    The adoption fee through Bichon and Little Buddies Rescue is $200 - $475 depending on the age of the dog, which includes Wi State Sales Tax.  Included in this fee is your new companion who will be spayed/neutered, have a current Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (as required by state law), current on age appropriate vaccinations, heartworm tested and started on preventative, microchipped, and dewormed.  Other medical needs will also have been taken care of, such as dentals and treating ear infections. 

    To assist you and your new pet in adjusting to life together, you will also receive an 8 week age appropriate obedience training course at For Pet's Sake Dog Training for $50 (up to $200 value).  You may opt to take Puppy Kindergarten, Adult Beginners, Small Dogs Big Hearts, or Shy & Reactive Dog Class.  You must start the class within 90 days of adoption for the reduced fee.  For more information on the classes visit

    All dogs are seen BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.  Many are in various foster homes getting extra one on one attention getting them ready for their new homes.  The first step in adoption is filling out the pre-adoption application.  Bichon and Little Buddies is run by volunteers who have full time jobs in addition to the hours they spend with the rescue dogs.  Having an application on file assures us that the potential adopter is really interested in adopting a dog.  It also assists us in placing dogs in homes where both the dog and new owners are happy.  The application puts you under no obligation to adopt a dog from Bichon and Little Buddies.

    The Dog Pre-Adoption Application can be found at

    Thanks for thinking about adopting your new pet!

    More important information:

    ***We are a Wisconsin based rescue and do not ship our pets.  If you are considering adoption you must be willing to drive to meet and adopt the pet, as well as bring the pet back to us if the adoption doesn't work.  We adopt primarily in WI and IL, but will consider applicants in MN, IA, and MI.***

    ***Please do not set up an appointment to meet the animals until you are ready to take your pet home.  If the meeting results in a match, you can often take the dog/cat home the same day or within a couple days if the medical care hasn't been completed.  We are not able to hold pets for adopters beyond this time.  Thanks for understanding.***

    ***While we hope all of our adoptions lead to permanent homes for the animals we place, sometimes things just don't work out.  We do have a 30 day trial period.  For the first 30 days, if you or Bichon and Little Buddies decide that the adoption isn't a good match for either the humans or the pet, the adoption fee will be refunded minus $50 within 30 days of the return of the dog.  Bichon and Little Buddies also requires adopters to return the pet to us at any time that they are unable or unwilling to care for the animal anymore.***

    ***Other than during open hours, we do not show dogs/cats without an appointment.  The first step in adoption is filling out the pre-adoption application at  Please do not call/email until AFTER you have filled out an application.***

    Bichon and Little Buddies is a State Licensed Rescue # 268555-DS

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