Meet An Adoptable Dog
Breed: Poodle (Standard) / Mixed (long coat)
Weight: est 28 lb - est is 35 when full grown
Height: 21 in right now, est 23" when full grown
Estimated Birthdate: 2/28/2018
Fence Needed: Yes
Location: Dreamweaver Farms, Pacolet SC
Reason for being in rescue: Breeder surrender due to the health of the breeder
Special Needs: Shyness, under socialized, needs to be taken under someone's wing. Needs a companion dog in his home.
What kind of home would be best for me? Thank you for carefully considering the addition of a puppy to your family. Puppies can be a joyous experience, but they can also be a tremendous amount of work. Since our goal is to place each of our dogs in forever homes, we are especially cautious with puppies. We like to stress 3 major things when considering a puppy vs. an adult dog: 1) many adult dogs are well bred, well trained dogs who find themselves in rescue through no fault of their own, 2) adult dogs are eager to share their love and bond with their new family, and 3) puppies will always require far more time, energy, and training than an adult dog. Our ideal puppy adopters are: (1) experienced dog owners with a solid record of excellent vet care of their previous pets, (2) scheduled away from home for no more than 4 hours per day OR have another canine companion already in the home, (3) stay at home type of people (work at home, home schoolers, retired, etc). Owner Experience 2: First time dog owner. Had dogs or cats as a child.
What is my personality like: Timid at first but sweet as he learns to accept you. Please remember that before coming to the poodle farm, he only knew 3 people in his short life. He's still learning that people are cool.
How do I act when I first meet new people: Fearful at first, warming up after a time.
Tips and Tidbits: Four of Drogon's siblings have found homes and all are doing well. He needs to learn the joys of being in a home and of living one on one with humans. We have started the process from kennel to home through crate training and a lot of time spent playing with the group. His new owner can take that start and expand on it. The puppies have winning personalities that need shaped and molded to the best pets they can be.
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.
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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