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Three-pound senior at risk of being put down at N.Y. animal control

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Update 6/4/14: Georgy was pulled by A New Beginning Animal Rescue!!

At 12 years of age, a petite Chihuahua named "Georgy," has found herself in the precarious position of being inside of a high intake animal control facility in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Georgy, who weighs in just shy of three pounds, has been at the New York Animal Care and Control facility since May 31, and right now, she is in the "super urgent" photo album on the Urgent Death Row Dogs Facebook page...Georgy's "due out" date is on Tuesday, June 3.

The following medical notes are from the facility:

Medical Summary Scan negative F, ~ 12 yrs Little tense, timid, tolerates handling, no sign of aggression bilateral nuclearsclerosis Loss of teeth on the lower jaw moderate gingivitis on the upper teeth mammary gland tumor Activyl applied for flea prevention senior pet BARH
Weight 2.8

Please take a moment to share this petite senior's information.

  • Petharbor link here
  • GEORGY - ID#A1001608
  • Age 12
  • Facebook thread here
  • Contact the NYC ACC at (212) 788-4000 for further automated instructions.
  • For more information on a particular dog, email adoption@nycacc.org but ONLY if serious about adopting, and ONLY if you are able to GO TO the shelter in-person.

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