Lorraine has come such a long way since she first arrived at the Sanctuary. She used to do everything in her power to remain invisible to humans. Although she is still shy and fearful with people, especially strangers, and is considered a flight risk, she's been working hard to build relationships with people. Dogtown caregivers have been doing some hand feeding with her to build trust. They are also doing some relaxing handling to get her comfortable with being touched and having her go on quiet walks with volunteers to get her used to being around new people.
Once she gets comfortable and lets you into her 'circle,' she is absolutely adorable, sweet affectionate and silly. She loves to play with toys, especially with other dogs. She is crate trained and loves to go on hikes and to play in the water.
Lorraine was born in 2014 and came to Best Friends from a Humane Society in Tennessee. She has tested positive for two tick-borne diseases but it hasn't slowed her down. Lorraine's caregivers truly believe she is ready for the next step - her forever home. She really wants to be with her people and to please. All she needs is someone who will take time with her and give her encouragement.
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