Boxer / Shepherd / Mixed (medium coat) / Male / Young
Details about Duke D161445
Available for Adoption
Activity Level: Moderate
Grooming Needs: Moderate
Good with Dogs: Yes
Good with Adults: All
Reaction to New People: Friendly
More about Duke D161445
Energy Level: Moderate
Yard Required: No
Fence: Not Required
Indoor/Outdoor: Indoor Only
Name: Duke Date of Birth: Approx. 11/14/15 Gender: Male Breed: Boxer / Shep x Weight: 74 Dog friendly: Yes Cat friendly: TBD Kid friendly: 12+ House trained: Yes Crate trained: Yes Energy level: Moderate History: Returned after adoption Adoption Fee: $400
From the Foster:
I'm Duke! I'm a Boxer/Shepard mix and I'm about 4 years old. When we first meet, I might be a little shy, but I'll quickly roll on my back for some belly rubs or offer you my paw for a shake.
Once we're friends, I'll greet you (after a day at work or if you've just stepped out) with my excited noise, which sounds a lot like Chewbacca from Star Wars! I love to play fetch and zoom around, but I tire after a few rounds and then I'll fall asleep on the couch (usually lying upside down on my back with my legs in the air).
When I want to snuggle, I will scoot my backside as close as I can get to you, and I have no problem nudging you with my nose if you stop petting me. I also like to sometimes have some quiet time in my kennel. I'm completely potty trained and am left out during the day.
My people say that I'm a great dog. I'm very sweet and gentle, but would probably do best in a home without little kids - they can be a little wild and unpredictable, and makes me a little nervous. I love playing with other dogs, and prefer dogs that are smaller than me. I'm pretty submissive, but don't always like big, dominant dogs who play too rough. I am a big, lovable goof, and can't wait to find my perfect forever home!