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Animal ID: City 2Spanky (male)

Feist Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats 
Personality: Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered 

    This little guy was left in a motel for several days with a couple of cats. He did not go to the bathroom in the room, so he is definitely house broken. Handsome, small guy.

 Adoption Fee: $35 Animal Location:

Coffee County Animal Shelter
156 Freedom Drive
Coffee County Manchester, TN 37355 MAP IT!

Contact:
David 931 723-7211; Janelle 931 409-2762

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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-26-00022  (male)

Feist Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet sweet Al. He was dropped on a Country Road and left for dead. We where called and took him in. He's very sweet. He's got an old injury that has healed. He is fine but may have arthritis later on in life. We think he's around 2-3 years old. Al is ready for a boy of his very own.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Country Road Animal Rescue
112 Will Drive
Wayne County Waynesboro, TN 38485 MAP IT!

Contact:
931-332-6710

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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-20-00865Winston (male)

Feist Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Hello, my name is Winston. I am a young boy, around 11 months old and 49lbs. I am a very friendly and loving boy. I am great with everyone, including other dogs. I am strikingly handsome, so I've been told. I can't wait to find my forever family!

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Rural Animal Rescue Effort
Maury County Columbia, TN MAP IT!

Contact:
Trisha Crowley, President, Director: 716-430-7773

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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-20-00838Wink (female)

Feist Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Hi! My name is Wink. I think they call me Wink because of the pretty patch around my one eye. I am a very sweet little girl and I like everyone, including other dogs. I am only about a year and a half old and weigh 34lbs. I am the perfect little package!

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Rural Animal Rescue Effort
Maury County Columbia, TN MAP IT!

Contact:
Trisha Crowley, President, Director: 716-430-7773

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Rescue Me ID: 15-07-08-00318Chandler (male)

Feist Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Chandler is around 10 months old and is a chocolate feist/lab/terrier mix puppy, weighs around 35 pounds, and even has partial webbed paws. He came into the rescue a few weeks back. Here is his story. We received a phone call from a panicked woman whose husband's cows were getting chased by dogs. She stated there was around 10 dogs and some had even got one cow down. One of the ladies with the rescue immediately made the trip out to the farm as the farmer wanted to just have the dogs removed if possible, but could not do nothing as this was his income and he had to feed his family. These dogs were not his and were a neighbor's dog who ... (Read More)refused to do anything. Chandler's original owner actually told the farmer to just shoot them (He only threw out dog food and did not help socialize any of these dogs who constantly reproduced). There is no Animal Control in this county to enforce a leash law or to assist in this situation. We were able to catch four puppies and Chandler. Chandler was scared but he wanted to be loved on. He was trapped into a kennel and never tried to escape. We think he knew that he would live to see another day. We immediately brought him home and started working with him. At first he would just lay down when you put a leash on him. He would not budge and would just lay there whining. He spent a week in the kennel getting adjusted and being quarantined. After that week, he started to blossom. I would walk to the kennel and he would just cry with excitement. He would hold his butt up in the air, put his head on the ground and just wag his tail like crazy. He has been spending some time inside with his new foster mom now. Chandler has improved while walking on the leash. He is comfortable around the house but going to new locations is still scary to him sometimes, but as long as you are there he is fine. He would not enter the house in the beginning and would have to be carried inside. He is now running into the house on his own which was a huge step for him. He also loves all his foster siblings, who are definitely helping him to come out of his shell. He has a comfort zone and doesn't like to venture from it but will if you want him to. When we go outside he doesn't like to leave the back porch or the backyard. He loves staying right by his person. He loves everyone he meets but will wait to be greeted. He loves his Great Dane sister, JRT brother, Hound sister, and two 8 week old puppy foster siblings. He does not mind the horses at his foster mom's house either. He hasn't had an accident while inside the house and is crate trained. He is heartworm negative, neutered, up to date on shots, and on monthly preventatives. His adoption fee is $150 but depending on location of adopter transportation fee would apply to adopter. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Dogs on Borrowed Time
Grundy County Tracy City, TN MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-22-00696Dot (female)

Feist Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Hello. My name is DOT! I am very sweet and petite at only 32lbs. The call me Dot. I love to run and play. I like to play with other dogs, but I prefer to play with submissive dogs because sometimes I think I'm bigger than I actually am. I am 3 years old. I have the perfect amount of energy. I'd love to go on runs, walks, or to the park with YOU. A fenced yard of my very own would be AWESOME! I am looking for a home to call my own. I have a wonderful temperament. I'm a little shy at first, but I warm up quickly. Won't you please take me home and let me love you? I'll love you forever if you do! I am house trained, spayed and up to ... (Read More)date on my vaccinations. My adoption fee $200. Please apply for me today! Online at http://www.adoptapet.com/rural-animal-rescue-effort-rare/adoption-application-2/ or email ruralanimalrescueeffort@gmail.com and we'll get one to you today! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Rural Animal Rescue Effort
Maury County Columbia, TN MAP IT!

Contact:
Trisha Crowley, President, Director: 716-430-7773

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-14-00444Belle (female)

Feist Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Belle is a quiet, sweet girl who would do well as an only dog but also with other dogs or cats. She is a Dachshund/Feist mix who is only a little over 2 years old and currently weighs 35 pounds, a little over weight but we're working on that. Belle is house trained, crate trained and leash trained, spayed and up-to-date on vaccinations. She is fairly low energy and enjoys leisurely walks and snuggling. Our adoption fee is $125 and we do have an application process to insure that the adoption is a good fit for you and for her. Please let us know if you'd like to meet this sweet girl!

 Adoption Fee: $125 Animal Location:

Lucky Break Pet Rescue
Coffee County Normandy, TN 37360 MAP IT!

Contact:
Karen 931-581-1990

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Animal ID: 15-03-16-00312Riley (female)

Feist Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Feist Mix ~ Adult ~ Female ~ Small~ located at the Carroll County Humane Society McKenzie, TN~ Riley is a cute little dog with a big sad story. She showed up super pregnant at a construction site and it appears that she was dumped there - probably because she was prego. A kind person called a lot of kind people trying to get her some help, and a series of kind people stepped forward and Riley is a lucky girl for it. She went into foster care and had 6 beautiful puppies who have now been weaned. Riley is terribly shy with strangers, has special fear of men, and is afraid of loud noises. But, once she knows who you are, she LOVES you and only ... (Read More)wants to sit in your lap and tell you that you are in face the best thing in the history of the planet. Riley needs a home without small kids only because loud noises scare her and she will probably want to hide most of the time. She is great with other dogs - intimidated by them - but could benefit from the company of a friendly mellow dog who could help her come out of her shell. Riley is about 1.5 years old, 12 pounds, and heartworm negative. She is current on her vaccines and will be spayed before adoption. Please open your heart to a super sweet but sad little dog in need! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $100.00 Animal Location:

Carroll County Humane Society
21822 Hwy 22 S.
Carroll County McKenzie, TN 38201 MAP IT!

Contact:
731-352-9950- if no answer, please leave a message with your name, number and animal you are calling about and someone will call you back as soon as we can. Thank you.

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Feist in Tennessee
    Feist Dogs can make good pets in Tennessee if they match your IifestyIe. The Feist is a small dog bred in the U.S. for hunting small game. The Feist is not a purebred and its characteristics vary widely from dog to dog. Feists are known for their ability to tree squirrels and other small animals. Feists are typically high spirited dogs; their appearance and temperament often leads them to be mistaken for Jack Russell Terriers.

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lnteresting Feist Trivia Low-Cost Tennessee Spay & Neuter Clinics
    George Washington mentioned Feists in his diary. Feists may be the offspring of Native American dogs and the purebred dogs of English American colonists. Abraham Lincoln mentioned feists in a poem he wrote.

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Tennessee Animal Rescue
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Greene County - Greeneville, TN 34473
Get 'Em Done Clinic 423- 639-7949

Montgomery County - Clarksville 37040
Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery 931-648-8042

Sumner County - Hendersonville 37075
Humane Society of Sumner County 615-822-0061

Wilson County - Lebanon, Tennessee 37088
Snip & Tip Feral Program 615-444-8299

Wilson County - Lebanon, Tennessee 37088
Spay Station 615-444-1196

Wilson County - Mount Juliet, TN 37122
Humane Association of Wilson County 615-444-9979

Rutherford County - Murfreesboro, TN 37127
Beesley Low-Cost Clinic 615-890-6878

DeKalb County - Smithville, TN 37166
Humane Society of Dekalb County 615-464-6738

Davidson County - Nashville 37209
Nashville Humane ROVER Mobile Clinic 615-352-4030

Washington County - Johnson City, TN 37604
Washington County Animal Control 423-926-8769

Blount County - Alcoa, Tennessee 37701
AnimalWorks 865-379-2227

Loudon County - Greenback, TN 37742
PPAW Spay/Neuter Clinic 865-856-7729

Roane County - Harriman, TN 37748
Planned Pet-Hood 865-882-9966

Anderson County - Oak Ridge, TN 37830
The Humane Society of Anderson County 865-482-1133

Sevier County - Seymour, TN 37865
Fix-A-Pet 865-579-6738

Knox County - Knoxville, TN 37919
The Spay Shuttle 865-215-6677

Shelby County - Memphis 38104
Memphis Shelby County Humane Society 901-272-1753

Shelby County - Memphis 38187
Animal Protection Association 901-377-3779

Carroll County - Mc Kenzie, TN 38201
Carroll County Humane Society 731-352-9950

Hardin County - Savannah, TN 38326
Hardin County Humane Society 901-689-3963

Putnam County - Cookeville 38501
PUP ( Prevent Unwanted Pets) 931-858-7085

Cumberland County - Crossville, TN 38555
Humane Society of Cumberland County 931-484-9700

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