Sam 5 year old male Border Collie

Sam is a 5 year old male Border Collie who is looking for his forever home. Sam is vaccinated and micro-chipped. Sam can be nervous and vocal with people visiting the house and other dogs. Sam is fully house-trained. Sam has some recall when off lead. Sam has lived with children and another dog. Sam does not like the hover or travelling in the car. Please enquire.

Sam’s Assessment

●Sam is not yet neutered, has been microchipped and is fully up to date with his vaccines
●Sam has no known health issues
●Sam is calm when he is left home alone
●Sam will be pleased to see you, jump up and bark when you get home
●Sam will sometimes follow you around the home. When you are home, Sam is very loving around you and those he trusts!
●Sam is very nosy and protective of the house and will bark when someone knocks at the door. Sam gets very excited and barks when someone comes to the house
●Sam will be very excited while you prepare his food for him
●Sam currently eats Wagg dry dog food and Asda’s Own brand wet food twice a day
●Sam is fully house trained
●Sam has not had formal training, but he knows the commands ‘sit’, ‘stay’, ‘leave it’, ‘come here’, ‘paw’ and recall when off the lead
●Sam pulls a lot when he is on the lead
●Sam is very nervous and excited but also inquisitive and barks when meeting other dogs
●Sam has lived with children from 5 years old and upwards since he was a puppy
●Sam lives with another border collie at the moment
●Sam is a loving dog who trusts everyone but can be nervous and cautious around strangers. Sam does not like the hoover or travelling in the car
●Sam has never injured another animal or human before

● This dog is located in Barnsley, South Yorkshire

~Completed by Kayley

Application Status: Reserved

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