#448 Ryker

Status: Adopted
Age: DOB 7/07/2015
Size: Large
Color: Black and Tan
Sex: Male
Spay/Neuter: Yes
Activity level: high
Good with other dogs: Yes
Good with cats: unknown
Foster parents: Don and Kim M.
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Yard Fencing: Required

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Date Adopted: May 22, 2016 – Age at adoption: 10 months DOB 7/7/15

This enthusiastic boy is big for his age and still figuring out what to do with all his energy. He has learned the basic obedience commands and will walk nicely on leash once he gets moving on the sidewalk or on a walking trail. His recall is good, but he does want to jump up in excitement when he gets to you. He has the same inclination when greeting a visitor to the home and has to learn to tone things down a bit.

Ryker lives with a female German Shepherd in his foster home and gets along well with her. He wants to play and will follow her around in the yard to see whether she finds anything interesting to do. When meeting another dog outside the home, he barks and becomes very excited.

After some good exercise, he loves to relax with you in the house and will roll onto his back for a good belly rub. He doesn’t have long periods of time home alone and will bark and scratch at the pan when he has to be left in his crate. He does settle down eventually, though.
Ryker will do well with an adopter who has some German Shepherd experience and knows positive training techniques….someone with a calm and loving personality who will enjoy the company of this outgoing and energetic boy.

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