Please contact Carolyn (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information about this pet.
Andre' is a youngster, 14-16 months old. Tall, lanky, angular, athletic, friendly, intense... typical Akbash. His survival along a major highway for several weeks prior to rescue, is a testament to his intelligence. He is a smart cookie & will let himself out of any gate or pen latch if not secured. Little else is known except he is a dear boy, sweet natured around all people & animals, no prey drive, a nurturer. Needs an active family & high, traditional, above ground fencing. No hot wire, invisible fence, or shock collars. Home visit, veterinary reference & adoption contract required to adopt this unique, awesome, handsome boy.
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Andre' - MO
Age: 14-16 months
Color: white w/biscuit shading, coat is medium length
Dew Claws: no - natural
Estimated Adult Weight: 100+ lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in SW MO
Medical: Neutered, dewormed, negative for heartworm, up-to-date on vaccinations and currently on flea, tick and heartworm preventative. This dog travels with a Interstate Health Certificate required by the USDA confirming that all the above criteria have been met.
Can be Placed With: Kids, Cats, Other Dogs
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE traditional fencing is required
Fees:$300 adoption fee, plus transport of $150 to northeastern US
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