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Facts about Thunder
- Breed: Labrador Retriever/Pit Bull Terrier Mix
- Color: Black - With White
- Age: Adult
- Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
- Sex: Male
My name is Thunder!
I am already neutered, housetrained, a special needs pet, in need of an experienced adopter, and up to date with shots.
Thunder is a mellow, snuggly sweet, five-year-old, 60-pound Lab mix looking for a loving forever home. Thunder’s vision is very minimal…the eye specialist believes that he had distemper as a puppy that caused scarring to his corneas. He has about 15% vision in one eye and about 6% vision in the other. Though he is visually impaired, he does amazingly well at learning the routine and layout of a new location and gets around as well as any other dog. He does bump into things on occasion, so he would need a home where the other pets are a little forgiving of his occasional missteps.
He is very loving and affectionate without being pushy and would make a great companion for any person or canine . He knows the command sit and does so automatically when he smells a treat or hears the crinkle of a treat bag. He is very food-motivated and takes treats gently. He also enjoys the company of other dogs although he might bump into them because of his vision issues. He is good on a leash and rides well in the car. He is crate-trained and housebroken. Lucky Dog Rescue has spent thousands of dollars on his veterinary care and any donations are greatly welcomed to help with his ongoing medical expenses. If you’d like to chip in … please visit:http://www.youcaring.com/medical-fundraiser/help-with-blind-thunder-s-care/70327.
Thunder is neutered, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped, heartworm-tested and on preventative. His adoption donation of $200 benefits rescued dogs. To meet and possibly foster or adopt him, please contact Melia at email@example.com. He is currently living in a foster home in Chicagoland would love to be in a loving forever home!