LocationShelburne, VT

Tucker is 8 months old (approx. DOB tbd), male, 41 lbs and still growing., vetted, is or will be neutered, and micro-chipped. Tucker was found as a homeless stray in NC. He is a cute and playful young pup that is good with other dogs and is still a puppy so he will need basic training! The shelter staff said Tucker is energetic, and friendly; he is a very sweet dog that is mouthy so he will need a family that will be able to redirect his mouthiness. Stay tuned for more information as Tucker is a new rescue!

Information from daycare/boarding in NC (please note any dog has to start over in a new environment and can change based on experience level, other pets, etc):
Good with Dogs? Yes
Good with Cats? Might be too much energy for cat
Has a prey drive? None seen
Good with smaller kids (mouthy, nippy, jumpy, chase, scared)? Older than 5 yo best – he is still a puppy
Energy Level (low, low-medium, medium, medium-high, or high)? Medium+
Scared of people or socially outgoing? Outgoing
Scared of men or no experience? Fine
Needs another dog in the home (if scared of people), ok as only, or either way? Either way
Crate trained? 36” wire
Does he like the crate? Yes
Potty trained? Yes
Chewer/destructive? No
Separation Anxiety from people when left alone? No
Vocal? Only when excited
Behavior on leash when walking near lots of people/dogs? Fine but pulls a little
Concerning behavior: None – will jump; young puppy nipping behavior (aka mouthy) trying to get attention
Best in the busy City or rural calm or doesn’t matter? Either way

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

Please note Fosters have 1st option of Adoption.

  • Friendly
  • I'm Good With Other Dogs