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About Me

Name: Hemy
Sex: Male
Spayed/Neutered: Yes
Breed: Belgian Shepherd Malinois / Hound / Mixed (long coat)
Weight: 54 lbs
Height: estimated 22" at the shoulder
Estimated Birthdate: 1/1/2008
Fence Needed: Yes, I really need a fence.
Location: Dreamweaver Farms, Pacolet SC
Adoption Fee:$99
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My Story

Date into rescue: 9/9/2017

Reason for being in rescue? I'm one of Hurricane Irma's orphans

Special Needs?none noted- I do have a small mass on the right side of my eye but I am in no pain

What kind of home would be best for me? I need a active home that could possibly give me a job to do!

What is my personality like? I am a hurricane Irma orphan that was rescued with a few others by Carolina Poodle Rescue. One of the "breed experts" here believes I am a Belgian Shepherd Malinois hound mix and I have the personality to go with it. No, these people do not know my past but they do see I have a drive for something. What that something is we have not figured out yet. I am pretty independent right now, I don't need loads of attention or gushy baby talk because I am an adult dog and don't have time for those silly things. My caregiver thinks that I can learn to bond with someone but it will take a special person to bring that out in me. Who knows... maybe I have gone a long time without being a family dog and may need to learn how to be that. I am very assertive and alert, you can't sneak anything by me! I don't miss a beat.  One of my caregivers say I have a lot of potential to become something great and the want to go with it. I am not the happiest here... all I do when I am outside is stare out the fence and bark because I desire so deeply to be a part of the action.

How do I act when I meet new people? Friendly but I pay more attention to things going on around me.

Tips and Tidbits: I do not walk on a leash very well, I pull with all of my might but that can be helped with the right kind of harness and training. I am very treat motivated and I know how to sit and give hand shakes.

House trained? Dogs can be house trained if they are in the right environment and are allowed to follow a schedule as long as a physical reason doesn't keep them from being trained.  A dog house trained in my home may not be in yours.  We will help you teach your new dog this necessary skill and based on your schedule.

Potential Adopters

Please note - we do not ship or transport our dogs. If you are interested in adopting a dog, take a look at the distance between the dog's location and your location and make sure you are able to make the trip.

Thank you for your interest in a dog who needs a new home. This description contains all that we currently know about this dog. We have no perfect dogs - but many of our dogs have proven to be perfect for a certain someone. We urge all of our potential adopters not to fall in love with a picture. When screening applications, we look at the entire home and then make suggestions based on what would be a good fit for your home. You are not being screened for a specific dog although we are looking to see what type of dog interests you - poodles or non poodles, age, temperament, personality, etc. Our goal is to match you with the best possible pet for you and your home. We want to create furever families.

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