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Rat Terrier / Chihuahua / Mixed

Details about Rockye

  • ID D240175
  • Adoption Fee: $550
  • Breed: Rat Terrier / Chihuahua / Mixed
  • Gender: Male
  • Current Weight: 8.0 lb.
  • Estimated Birthdate: 7/23/2023

Rockye's Compatibility Attributes

  • Good with Dogs: Yes
  • Good with Adults: All

Rockye's Personality and Behavioral Qualities

  • Housetrained/Littertrained: No
  • Obedience Trained: Needs Training
  • Likes to Vocalize: Some
  • Energy Level: High
  • Cratetrained: Yes
  • Reaction to New People: Cautious
Other Traits:
    Lap pet, Playful, Timid, Eager to Please, Even-tempered, Goofy, Good in Car, Plays with Toys

Introducing Rockye: the pint-sized bundle of love you've been searching for! This 7-month-old, 8-pound dynamo is a charming mix of Rat Terrier and Chihuahua, with a personality that's as irresistible as his adorable face. Rockye is the epitome of a well-rounded companion. He's crate trained and a breeze to have in the car, making adventures together a joy. But his heart truly belongs in the comfort of a loving lap, where he can shower you with affection and melt away any stress with his snuggles. This goofy guy is eager to please and has an even-tempered nature that makes him a delight to be around. While he may start off a tad shy, it doesn't take long for Rockye's playful spirit to shine through. His love for toys and his playful antics will keep you entertained for hours on end. Rockye's social nature extends to his furry friends as well. He adores the company of other dogs and thrives in their presence. However, his happiness isn't dependent on having multiple companions—he's more than content soaking up all the love and attention in a single-pet household. Rescued from a home with too many animals in Angleton, TX, Rockye is now ready to find his new home in Minnesota. Whether it's bedtime snuggles, breakfast cuddles, or playful romps in the yard, Rockye is always up for making memories with his special someone. If you're ready to open your heart and home to a loyal, affectionate, and endlessly lovable companion, look no further than Rockye. With his irresistible charm and boundless love to give, he's sure to make every day brighter. Adopt Rockye today and get ready for a lifetime of cuddles, laughs, and unforgettable moments together!


Rockye is from Texas. 

If you are interested in getting to know this animal better, please fill out an adoption application. An adoption application is the best way to show your interest in an animal and is not a binding contract.

To learn more about Ruff Start’s adoption process and the care our foster animals receive, please visit our How to Adopt page.

*Rescue puppies are notorious for losing their birth certificates before entering our rescue. We cannot guarantee the breed or size they will be full grown.*

If you'd like to donate towards this pet's care, you can donate to our Animal Care Fund. Our Animal Care Fund supports the medical and veterinary needs for all Ruff Start Rescue animals. You'll be able to enter this pet's name on the second page of the donation form.