This shy girl is looking for a home of her own! Catelaya came to us originally when her guardian’s allergies prevented them from continuing to care for her.
Her new family better be careful the wind doesn’t catch under this girls ears, she may just fly away!
Catelaya is a very sweet girl who initially can be quite nervous of new friends. She takes just a short period of play and reassurance to gain trust and really feel comfortable around you. She seems to enjoy approaching people on her own terms rather than being approached herself, and prefers not to have a fuss made of her. She does seem to prefer adults, and would do best in an adult only home, or a home with older teenagers, as smaller people do tend to give Miss Catelaya some anxieties.
This girl LOVES her squeaky toys, and she thinks that ball is life! You could throw the ball for this girl for as long as you’d like, and you’ll never hear a complaint from this dog! She is super toy motivated and enjoys fun toy oriented games.
She has lived with dogs and cats successfully in the past though she is frightened by dogs who charge into her space. She prefers mellow older dogs who like to do their own thing. Catelaya will need a guardian who can use positive reinforcement to build up her confidence. She does also seem to have some reactivity to smaller dogs as well and could use some assistance in managing this.
With just a few short days, Catelaya really seems to settle into her routine! She is fully house trained and knows where her bed is! She loves a good cuddle and belly rub, and can be quite the goofball! Given the time to understand her, she will turn a house into a home!
If she sounds like a fit for you, please apply below!
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- Days in care: 11
- Approximate age: 6 years old
- Pet Type: Dog
- Breed: Pit Bull Terrier / Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler
- Colour: Black / White
- Weight: 23.3 kg
- Sex: Female
- Location: Comox Valley & District Branch, Comox B.C.
- Animal ID: 553577
- Bonded With:
- 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
- OK With Cats
- OK With Dogs
- No Cats
- No Small Children
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