Maya (fully mobile with a paw deformity) – not currently available for rehoming





4 – 5 years (to be re-assessed when she arrives in the UK)



Current Location

UK – Scotland (West Lothian)

Country to Adopt to



Maya is a very special girl and she requires somebody with a time and patience for her with lots of experience of dogs exhibiting aggressive behaviour . Maya has been having chewing issues with her 2 back paws. We do not yet know the exact problem as to why she has been chewing on her paws but we and the vets think that it is a psychological / habitual issue perhaps combined with nerve pain. The chewing has ranged from mild to severe.

One of Maya’s back paws is missing 2 toes however this does not hinder her walking, she is fully mobile. She may need to walk in boots long term.

Maya currently wears a collar to help stop her chewing her paws. She must wear the collar at all times at the moment. When her feet are feeling ok she loves to walk. Her walking pace / distance is currently up and down depending on how her feet are feeling.

Maya has previously growled and barked at her back paws. When boots or bandages are put on she will accept them but only when she has gained trust with the person putting them on first. This may take a while therefore a garden is compulsory.

Maya has been assessed by the UK vet and her treatment is ongoing.

Maya is overweight at 24 kilos. This is due to her current medication trials and we would look to reduce her weight by at least 4 kilos.

Maya would like to be an only dog. Maya would prefer not to live with cats or children.

Maya is not yet spayed due to her paw issues and so she cannot be around any un-neutered male dogs.

Type of Home Needed

A loving home that can give Maya the time and dedication that she needs until her feet are fully healed.

No cats or children as she has not yet been properly tested with either

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