Sir Davos is very outgoing and loves outings. He likes car rides and seems to enjoy meeting people. He interacts appropriately with other dogs, but his play style is gentle and dainty when he actually plays. Mostly he just hangs out with the other dogs. Davos also clearly loves attention, and knows some basic commands. Although Davos does pull a bit on the leash but he is working on it!
Davos really wants to please and is very smart, so with positive motivation training he be quick and easy to train with consistency. He seems to have some herding instincts so he tends to bark at the livestock. Davos seems be to house trained and does great crated.
Davos has been around other dogs of all sizes and he seems to enjoy the company of other dogs. Davos would do great in a home with another dog or as an only dog. Initially, Davos is fairly confident and will bond quickly. He will make a very loving, loyal companion.
Name: Sir Davos
Breed: Shepherd/Aussie Mix
Age: 6 years old
Weight: 45 pounds
Vaccinations: Up to date
BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS:
Good with Dogs: Yes, he is currently fostered with several dogs and interacts fine with them.
Good with Cats: yes, He currently lives with an indoor cat.
Good with Kids: Davos is fine around school age children but I have not seen him interact with younger children.
Adoption Donation: 450.00
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