Female – 1 years old

Hi guys! My name is Cleo. Minneapolis Animal Control picked me up as a stray. I was a mess, I had mange really bad so all my fur was falling out. But my foster mom gave me meds and lots of TLC and now I look great! She didn’t even know I was a brindle girl until my fur grew back in. Everyone tells me how pretty I am and I love every second of it. I also have a grade 3 heart murmur, which the vet says isn't a concern right now, but it's something I'll need to stay on top of. In any case, I'm not letting these minor set backs keep me down! I'm a positive, fun-loving, happy girl and I'm thrilled to be on this path to a new life!

My foster parents tell me how sweet I am all the time. I always want to be wherever my humans are and I’ll follow you everywhere. It’s like having a puppy, except I’m kennel and potty trained!

I have mastered sit and I’ve almost got lay down.  I walk pretty good on a leash, I may pull a little at first because I’m so excited, but I settle down quickly and walk nice.

I LOVE other dogs! I have a 12 year old foster brother and we play in the yard any chance we get. My favorite is to wrestle or play tug with toys. I also have an 8 year old dachshund foster sister, she doesn’t seem to like me very much. I just want to be her friend! But I don’t let it bother me too much, when she tells me she doesn’t want to play I’ll leave her alone. I’m still learning manners with other dogs. I’ve gotten a lot better since I came to my foster parents’ house and they tell me I’ll get there. I’m also really good at fetch!

Foster Mom has an Instagram account where you can currently see videos of me playing. Check me out, I'm really cute!

After a day of playing in the yard, I love to snuggle in the bed if you’d let me. My foster mom tells me I’m the best snuggler, I get right in there and like to lay my head on your chest. If not, I’ll settle for snuggling on the couch or I’ll sleep in my bed on the floor.

I would really love to meet you, I bet we’ll be best friends!

Cleo is sponsored by
Valerie P. in memory of her brother Chris

Adoption Fee: $300 (includes sales tax)
Adoption fee also includes a training reimbursement credit – Learn more

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