LocationShelburne, VT

Griz is 18 months old (approx. DOB tbd), male, 19 lbs., vetted, is or will be neutered, and micro-chipped. Griz was very fearful when he was rescued; we do not know what he has been through. He would benefit from someone that understands fearful dogs and how to make him feel balanced and happy!

Good with Dogs? Non dominant dogs
Good with Cats? No
Has a prey drive? Yes
Good with smaller kids (mouthy, nippy, jumpy, chase, scared)? Mouthy, jumpy (new rescue – needs to learn)
Energy Level (low, low-medium, medium, medium-high, or high)? Medium+
Scared of people or socially outgoing? Scared of people no, but working on large groups
Needs another dog in the home (if scared of people), ok as only, or either way? Either
Crate trained? Yes
Does he/she like the crate? Yes
Potty trained? Yes
Chewer/destructive? No
Separation Anxiety from people when left alone? No
Vocal? Yes
Behavior on leash when walking near lots of people/dogs? good on leash
Concerning behavior: needs someone that understands fearful dogs
Best in the busy City or rural calm or doesn’t matter? Rural
BEST IDEAL HOME IN YOUR OPINION? Room to use his nose, no small children
Other info: He guards his food and will cover it with whatever he has. He has not tried to bite

Stay tuned for more information as Griz is a new rescue!

If you are interested in adopting Griz please fill out an Application.

Please note Fosters have 1st option of Adoption.

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