***We appreciate every application we get, however due to the volume we receive we are unable to contact each individual who sends one in. We will follow up with people we believe will be a good fit for the animal in question. If you do not hear back from us please feel free to send in applications for other animals as well.***
Buddy came to us to work on his dog reactivity when his previous guardian could not manage it. Buddy finds other dogs overwhelming and frightening this causes him to behave reactively by lunging and barking towards the other dog. We believe that with time, patience, and positive reinforcement that Buddy will be able to enjoy some dog friends as he has successfully made friends in the past. Buddy does better off leash then on leash and may benefit from off leash training.
Buddy has enjoyed working with AnimalKind trainers and would benefit from regular private consultations with a animalkind trainer. Buddy loves chicken and is happy to work for it! He would love a home that would engage his brain in agility or other active enrichment. Buddy also LOVES his frisbee and hopes his new guardian will have a big enough back yard for him to chase his frisbee!
Buddy is an extremely affectionate dog that will need an active home where he can burn some energy!
To start the adoption process:
1. View Animal’s profile: spca.bc.ca and record the Animal ID #
2. Submit an application: https://spca.bc.ca/survey/dog-adoption-application-cowichan/
3. Wait to see if you hear back. We usually contact a handful of people for further questions before booking a meet & greet.
4. If it is a match, staff will contact you to set-up an appointment to come in for a meet & greet!
Thank you so much for your interest in adoption!
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- Days in care: 20
- Approximate age: 6 years old
- Pet Type: Dog
- Breed: Husky / Australian Cattle Dog/Red Heeler
- Colour: Charcoal / Grizzle
- Weight: 26 kg
- Sex: Male
- Location: Cowichan & District Branch, Duncan B.C.
- Animal ID: 552368
- Spay or neuter surgery is included with the adoption of all dogs, cats and rabbits.
- Adoption fees
CompatibilityImportant: The history and compatibility of an animal is not always known. If certain compatibility criteria have been identified, they will be listed here or in the animal's description.
- House Trained
- No Cats
- No Dogs
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