He originally was suffering from entropian, a medical condition where the edge of the eyelid folds inward, causing discomfort from the eyelashes rubbing against the eye. When Blanco was neutered, his vet also fixed the entropian, so Blanco will soon look beautiful again and he won't be suffering from the pain caused by the condition.
He's now ready to find a new home, but SPARC would really like him to go to an Akita-experienced family.
He's still young and enjoys "play-bowing" with other dogs as he walks by their kennels and shows no issues. He walks well with his kennel person and is always excited to see them and go for his short walks while he's still being cared for in the shelter clinic.
Please call Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center at 805-525-8609 or info@SantaPaulaARC.org if you would like more information for this handsome Akita. Blanco's Animal ID is 25292967.
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