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My name is Timber!

Husky Dog for adption in Belleville, Michigan - Timber
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Facts about Timber

  • Breed: Husky
  • Color: Red/Golden/Orange/Chestnut - With White
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male

Timber's Info...

I am already neutered, housetrained, purebred, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and not good with cats.

Timber's Story...
Timber is not in the Closer to Home Animal Advocates program. We are listing him as a courtesy and we will help screen applications. If you are interested in adopting, please fill out and submit our online application. Vet and personal references will be checked and a home visit is required. Also, a minimum 5' high fenced yard is required to adopt any of our dogs and invisible fences are NOT acceptable.

Timber is a 5-1/2 year old neutered male Siberian Husky. He and his brother, Bear, are a bonded pair. Their owner passed away and we are looking for a home that can take both boys together. Here is the information about Timber and Bear:

What is the dog’s name? Bear (darker red) & Timber (lighter one)

How old is the dog? 5-1/2 years old (siblings)

How much does the dog weigh? 60-65 lbs.

Is the dog spayed/neutered? Both neutered (a while ago) 2008

Does the dog have any health condition(s) which require regular medication, supplements, or testing? No

Why are you trying to find a new home for the dog? Provide details. Belonged to deceased son.

Please describe the dog’s general personality/demeanor: Mild mannered, fun dogs.

How does the dog interact with adults? Good

Has the dog been around children? What ages? How does the dog do with children?
Grew up with son’s 1-year-old.

How does the dog react to strangers? Good

Have you ever seen aggression (or warning signs) toward a person? (This includes nipping, growling, snapping, etc.) Provide details. No

What kinds of toys/games does the dog enjoy? Tennis ball (Timber likes stuffed, maybe possessive)

What kind of activities have you shared with your dog? (Trips to the dog park, camping, etc.)
Walking, dog park, fenced yard (6’ high but had 4’ gate).

Does the dog live with any other pets now? Please give age/gender/breed/size of each pet: Live with 2 other pets now. They are siblings and have lived together since birth.

How does the dog do with other dogs? Any restrictions? (For example, larger dogs, smaller dogs, dominant dogs, dogs of the same sex, etc.) Good

Has the dog been around cats? If so, how does he/she do with cats? Don’t know

Does the dog chase other small animals? Maybe squirrels

Does the dog currently live indoors or outdoors? How many hours per day are spent outside? Indoors – and when gone, they are crated.

Where does the dog sleep? In crates.

Is the dog housebroken? Yes

Is the dog crate-trained? Yes

Where does the dog stay when you are at home? Indoors

Where does the dog stay when you are NOT at home? Crates

Has the dog been destructive in the past? Provide details. No

Has the dog had any training, either formal or informal? Does the dog know any commands?
Sit, lay down, kennel

How does the dog behave on a leash? Timber is good, Bear pulls

How does the dog do in the car? Good

Does the dog have any known phobias, such as thunderstorms, fireworks, strangers, trips to the vet, etc.? No

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Timber, a Belleville Husky dog was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Husky for sale in Belleville, or seeking a Husky dog from a breeder in Belleville.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Belleville 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.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Belleville 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 savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Husky breeders who help with Husky rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Belleville paves the way for another one to be saved.