Meet Dakota - our Rescues in Action dog featured this Sunday.
He is a special needs pet, and was born with a birth defect. The joints in his legs are fused to the pelvic bone at an atypical angle.
Dakota is a spunky boy, who enjoys playing and snuggling. He is about three years old, and 12 pounds.
The adoption fee is $150. If you're interested in adopting Dakota, please contact Dachshund Adoption Rescue and Education (DARE).
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