Shadow

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Breed

Retriever, Black Labrador

Sex

Male

Age

2 Years old

Name: Shadow

Breed mix: Lab mix

Weight: 40-45 lbs

Sex: N male

Good with cats: No

Good with dogs: Yes, he plays well with other dogs. He's a bit rambunctious with younger dogs but knows how to be calmer with older dogs.

Good with kids: Yes

Potty trained: Yes

Crate trained: Yes

Temperament: Friendly and ready for adventures with his person! He's playful and energetic but has the ability to slow down and enjoy time on a park bench or the couch.

Shadow came to God's Dogs via ACS. He was adopted by a busy/energetic household, however his prey drive toward their chickens became a problem.
Any skills like SIT or DOWN: He knows how to sit, stay, "house" to go in the kennel, and walk nicely on a leash.

Favorite toy: chuck it ball, Kong frisbee, and rope toys.

Favorite rub spot: He likes butt scratches.

Looking for a wonderful dog?? Here he is!!! ONLY THE SHADOW KNOWS 😊

Local adoption fee is $200 (in TX)
Out of state adoption fee is $400 (includes transport to your area. $50 temporary fuel fee will be included)

Attributes

Crate Trained

Good with Children

Good with Dogs

Housebroken

Needs Active Lifestyle

Ready to meet your new best friend?

Apply For Adoption

ADOPTION REQUIREMENTS

To adopt we require… all pets are indoor animals, current on vaccinations and spayed/neutered unless medical reason why and dogs on heartworm prevention.

ADOPTION FEES

Adults are $200 and under a year is $250 in Texas.

Out of state adoptions are $400 – $500.

(Specialty breeds could have higher adoption fees)

Something to Consider:

  • Puppies don't train themselves

    If you aren’t willing to train a puppy every single day, don’t get a puppy! It isn’t a one-shot deal. You have to be dedicated. And if you aren’t making progress – find someone who can help. Enroll in a puppy training class or hire a trainer. Most cities across the nation have some sort of availability for this kind of help and at different cost levels that would fit your budget.

     

    Puppies are going to poop a lot and pee even more; chew on everything; bite everyone; scratch people and furniture; steal things; destroy something at some point; pull on the leash; not move at all on the leash; bark; cry; beg for attention; and the list goes on. You’re going to have to walk them, bathe them, pick up everything below waist height, buy new shoes, and most importantly: TRAIN THE PUPPY NOT TO DO THESE THINGS! Ultimately, it is your responsibility to teach your puppy that this behavior is unacceptable.

  • Puppies turn into dogs...