Foster dog name: Bella
Age: 1 1/2 Years
Size/Weight: 44 lbs
Color: white and tan
Breed: poodle and English setter mix (She sheds and does not hunt)
Socialization/training: Requires training to walk on leash and not jump on people when meeting
Good with Children: yes, is good with children. She may knock very small children to the ground because she is so excited to meet
Good with Dogs: yes, good with other dogs but needs to be introduced little by little.
Good with Cats: Yes, good with cats.
House trained: So far, she seems to be good in a home when she is in the presence of family members but when home alone, does well in a
Crate trained: She has been staying in a crate for the month when no one is home.
Leash trained: She is getting familiar with a leash. She pulls when she sees squirrels. A child could not hold her leash at this time.
Activity Level: Very playful. Loves to run and leap over things.
Fence: No to an invisible fence for Bella. She needs a 5' fence or greater since she does love to jump. The fence must be in excellent repair because she loves to inspect her area. Currently she has a 6' chain link fence - 30' x 75' area.
Behavior: Bella is Very much a cuddler. Wants to sit in a lap. Jumps in the chair before a family member sits in the chair. Lies down and wants a family member to lie with her and tell her a bedtime story - her eyes will close as you tell her a story.
Medical History: Recently spayed. Has had puppies. currently on a one year rabies vaccination, parvo/distemper, and negative on
Foster Comments: Must be active single person, couple, or family. Wants to walk at the park on a leash, and would also love to attend a
Dog Manners Class and maybe agility training. Off leash training is not advisable. Preferred if someone is home with her during the day
so she is not in a crate for a prolonged time. If you want a best friend then Bella is your girl.
Adoption Fee: $300.00
Foster Location: Fredericksburg, VA