I’m really glad to be here. The place I grew up in wasn’t very nice because the people I lived with hit me with things, so I’m shy of new people at first, especially new men and kids because I expect them to hurt me. I warmed up to my foster mom right away though and now I love her. My foster dad is trying to show me that not all men are mean by being the designated hotdog guy. I love hotdogs and I’m starting to like him too. Because of my past, I would like to live in a house without kids but I think it would probably do me good to live with a man because he could keep working with me to see that there’s nothing to fear anymore.
I LOVE other dogs and am a very friendly boy. I currently live in a home with two other dogs, an elderly Chihuahua and a hyper female pitbull, and I love them both. I am a little too strong for the elderly Chihuahua, so I haven’t been allowed to meet him off leash yet because I wouldn’t want to accidentally hurt him. I can’t wait to play with them though. We have gone on a couple walks together and have played a bit on leash in the park. My foster mom is waiting to do a full off leash play date in the house until after I’m neutered because I can get a bit overly excited.
I already know sit and we’re working on learning to like being in the kennel. I whine hoping you’ll let me out, but if you don’t give in I’ll quiet down. I’m very quiet at night so I don’t wake you up. I’m young and boisterous, so I could benefit from some basic training to show me the proper way to behave. I love to play fetch in the yard, but I haven’t quite figured out that I’m supposed to bring the ball back yet. I’m kind of a goof and sometimes get so excited to chase the ball that I don’t pay attention to what’s in front of me. I really love being petted, especially belly rubs, and will roll all the way onto my back for them!
I would love a home of my own where I’d never have to worry about being hurt again. Do you have room in your heart for a fun loving guy like me?
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