Fitz was found on a deserted country road in southern Tennessee along with his sister and 2 other tiny puppies. All were thin and in terrible shape. Time and TLC have helped him grow into the hefty 65 lb. boy he is today.
Fitz is about 2 1/2 years old now, but he is still very much a large puppy. He currently lives outside in a kennel, but he has stayed inside in a crate several times during this cold winter and done very well. He stayed in it quietly all night and did not have any accidents.
Fitz enjoys walking on a leash. He is of course very excited at first, but settles down pretty quickly and walks very nicely after a few minutes.
Fitz is a people pleaser, and very food driven. He would be very trainable with a dedicated owner. Only adults live in Fitz's foster home, so not sure how he would do with children. I think he would love older kids, but he is too young and active for toddlers.
Fitz would do best as an only pet in a home with a fenced yard. He gets really excited playing with other dogs and sometimes over powers them. Fitz thinks cats and chickens are for chasing, so a home without these pets would be best as well.
Fitz loves attention and will thrive in a home that loves him and gives him plenty of room to run.
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