Hi! My name is Spud and I am a Cuddle Muffin according to my foster mom. I am not sure what a Cuddle Muffin is and quite frankly I always thought I was a dog. I mean my brother, Tater, is a dog and we wrestle like dogs and from what I can see of myself, I look like a dog. Maybe a Cuddle Muffin is just a type of dog that really likes people and loves to be held and petted. If so, then I am definitely a Cuddle Muffin. Now you might think that as I grow cuddling with me may become more and more of a challenge but I don’t expect to get more than 70 pounds or so and 70 pounds is a nice lapful, right? You see, I might be a Pyr mix even though I have double dews. Not sure what I am mixed with since I look so much like a Pyr but there you are. My foster mom is teaching me the command, “follow” since I have the Pyr tendency to ignore “come” and she says I am doing well. She is also teaching me leash skills. I like playing with my brother and the other dogs in the house but I am very laid back and prefer to watch a lot and of course to cuddle. Therefore, I am not a pup that has to have playmates and will be very happy to be the only dog in your life so I can have your undivided attention.
NGPR does not adopt dogs to homes with children under 6 years old.
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Spud in KY
Age: approx. 9 months old as of Dec 2016
Dew Claws: double
Estimated Adult Weight: 60-70 lbs
Current Location: NGPR foster home in KY
Medical: Neutered, dewormed, negative for heartworm, up-to-date on vaccinations and currently on flea, tick and heartworm preventative. This dog travels with an Interstate Health Certificate required by the USDA confirming that all the above criteria have been met.
Can be Placed With: Kids, Other Dogs, Cats unknown
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain this breed.
Fees: $475 adoption fee.
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