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This timid young dog upon arrival at the shelter was very fearful and would hide outside his kennel. Once on leash he would walk hesitantly, but would follow. He is a timid dog that exhibits head shy behavior. Once he warms up to a person he is very needy and affectionate. He does exhibit some mouthing/nipping behavior that will need some training to manage. Once placed with a confident canine companion his behavior blossomed and he became more confident and social with strangers. He would love an active family that is willing to help him build confidence. Group training classes will provide him with positive socialization and basic obedience. Crate training recommended to prevent separation anxiety and prevent destructive behavior when left alone. He will need a family dedicated to helping him build confidence and become a more social outgoing dog.
Facts about Balto
Breed: German Shepherd Dog Mix
Color: Tan/Yellow/Fawn - With White
Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Other Pets at Twin Falls Animal Shelter
Why Adoption is a Great Option
Balto, a Twin Falls German Shepherd Dog dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a German Shepherd Dog for sale in Twin Falls, or seeking a German Shepherd Dog dog from a breeder in Twin Falls.
Rescues and shelter volunteers in Twin Falls already know the personality and tendencies
of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it
much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Twin Falls breeder,
or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for
a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of
You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home.
In fact, there are even German Shepherd Dog breeders who
help with German Shepherd Dog rescue. One puppy or kitten
adopted in Twin Falls paves the way for another one to be saved.