Scrappy is a 2 year old neutered black male who weighs 61 lbs. He is current with his shots and is heart worm negative. Scrappy is good with dogs; unknown with cats; and approved for kids 10 and up. Placement is currently limited to single family homes in a suburban neighborhood or rural setting.
Scrappy is a very friendly guy who likes to be petted. When you rub his belly he relaxes into a trance like state and hums. It almost sounds like he's purring. He'll play fetch, but prefers keep away. Scrappy enjoys going to the dog park. Scrappy came to Lab Rescue with some scarring on his back. It has healed nicely, but the hair probably will not grow back.
Scrappy continues to enjoy spending his days at the dog park and nights snuggling on the couch. Everyone that meets him quickly falls in love with his sweet face. Scrappy loves his people and greets you with the biggest smile. Watch him show off his "come" here
. He does great at the park on a long lead but once he spots the dog park, he immediately heads in that direction! This boy is so sweet and deserves the best home possible.
Scrappy will have a training addendum but he already knows sit and come. He is very food motivated, which will make training a breeze! Scrappy is doing well in his foster home and is housebroken.
Foster update: Scrappy has made great improvements this week! He walks on leash with an easy walk harness without pulling at all. Watch Scrappy
show off his leash skills. Amazing! He knows to run to his crate and sit inside when it is time to eat. He is a super sweet boy and loves to cuddle on the couch. He would love to cuddle in bed, but he sleeps all night in his crate in his foster's bedroom. He is house trained and prefers to poop away from the house. Scrappy acknowledges other dogs barking at him on walks, but does not react. He doesn't chase squirrels but loves to chase the other dogs in the dog park. This boy is so smart and loves to learn. He is looking forward to meeting his perfect family but is happy to hang with his fosters until they find him.
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