JJ's story is very sad. He lived tied to a tree, without any shelter, for the first year of his life. Then on top of that, his back was intentionally burned. A neighbor reached out to us, we filed an animal cruelty complaint with the local SPCA and the owner surrendered JJ to our group.
His healing took several weeks but he never stopped wagging his tail, even when I was treating his wounds. It was like he knew that even though I was hurting him; I was really trying to help.
JJ had to learn to live in a house environment and to become part of a pack. He received professional training to ensure his success.
JJ is looking for a very active household, he is the kind of doggie that is always ready for his next adventure. He is jolly, happy and will require daily exercise.
He loves to be with his humans and can fetch for hours. He can play well with other dogs. He should not go to a house with cats, we do not think he will kill a cat but could hurt them without intent.
He is almost 2 years old and around 45 lbs, and will do anything for a treat.
He is crate and potty trained, very smart, easy to train. Very keen to his human's voice and commands.
If you can provide him with a great home where he will be treated as a family member, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Lyda Vallee at 713-416-2118.
His adoption fee is $295 and that includes all transportation costs, a crate - yours to keep for future use - health certificate, chip, nueter, all shots - including rabies. He is on heart worm and flea prevention.
We can provide you with lots of references from previous adopters in your area.
He is waiting for your call, his bags are packed.
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