Fred is an approximately 1 year old, 15lb neutered male terrier mix.
Fred is very reactive to new environments and needs somebody with experience and patience plus a quiet environment without a lot of noise as they freak him out. He needs someone who can provide positive training, and will not leave him alone for long periods of time until he builds confidence. Though he was in a home with a family in Los Angeles, he is nervous in NYC and needs careful handling, and should be in an adult only home.
Once Fred warms up and feels secure, he is super loyal and loving. Fred does still have a lot of puppyish energy and likes to play and chew on toys. He is very smart, can sleep in a crate (although he prefers the bed!) and is almost there with his housebreaking. He would do best with a good natured, confident dog sibling to show him how best to behave. He will need help perfecting his leash manners, but plays well with other dogs off leash. He doesn't react to cats.
Fred is up to date on shots, neutered and microchipped.
Fred was rescued in LA as part of our Waggy West rescue mission to bring At Risk dogs, one by one to NYC for adoption! We are always looking for volunteer chaperones to bring at risk dogs like him with them on their next LA-NYC flight, we pay the dog's ticket and provide a carrier! Email email@example.com if you can help!
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