I'd suggest you get in touch with the national dachshund rescue group.
Maybe they can make some suggestions for at least fostering her, until
they can find a home.
There are networks for transporting rescue animals across the country
HeatherJoy Harings wrote:
> Contact: Wade and Tabitha Bergman
> email address: wade_ tabitha.bergman@ msn.com
> I got this email today ...
> Good evening Ladies,
> My husband and I have ran into a problem our 6 year old long hair
> miniature dachshund went blind on us about 2 years ago and until
> recently we have not had a problem. We have come to the incredibly
> hard decision that we need to find a new home for her because she just
> can't get out of the way of our very active and large 2 1/2 year old.
> We discussed this with our vet and she agreed that this would be the
> best decision for her safety (He has accidentally tripped over her and
> that sent us to the vet).
> She is an absolutely loving little girl, and the blindness has not
> affected her personality and she gets along really well.
> We have contacted the Spokane rescue and the Purebred rescue out of
> Seattle as well. They were not able to help us find a home for her.
> Our vet has been looking for a home for her as well and we have not
> located anything. What we would like to know is if you have any
> suggestions? Or, if they is some sort of waiting list for the elderly
> looking for a small dog?
> They problem has amplified the other day, while I was out our little
> boy saw her by the front door and innocently let her out to go potty.
> Well we ended up loosing her for 2 days.
> If you have any suggestions, it would be greatly appreciated.
> Thank you,
> Wade and Tabitha Bergman
> emails address is: wade_ tabitha.bergman@ msn.com
> Healing Wags,
> Heatherjoy Harings
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