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Collie / Shepherd / Mixed (medium coat)

Details about Bear

  • ID D211538
  • Adoption Fee: $450
  • Breed: Collie / Shepherd / Mixed (medium coat)
  • Gender: Male
  • Coat Length: Medium
  • Current Weight: 60.0 lb.
  • Estimated Birthdate: 9/17/2021
  • Fence Requirement: Not Required

Bear's Compatibility Attributes

  • Good with Dogs: Yes
  • Good with Cats: No
  • Good with Kids: Yes
  • Older/Considerate Children Only: Yes
  • Good with Adults: All

Bear's Personality and Behavioral Qualities

  • Housetrained/Littertrained: Yes
  • Obedience Trained: Has Basic Training
  • Likes to Vocalize: Quiet
  • Energy Level: Moderate
  • Cratetrained: Yes
  • Leashtrained: Yes
  • Reaction to New People: Cautious
Other Traits:
    Playful, Affectionate, Eager to Please, Intelligent, Goofy, Good in Car, Plays with Toys

Bear is an adventure-ready companion with a heart of gold. He loves to be out in nature, going for hikes, and trying to chase whatever critters cross his path. Whatever you choose for your day, he is there for it.  Take a look at this cute video of Bear  playing.

Bear loves his people and is excited for whatever the day has in store. Even if that is a walk followed by a day on the couch with a book. Snuggling and snoozing are also on his top ten list.

Bear kennels quickly and quietly, is never destructive, and is quick to pick up new cues. He is ironing out some puppy-esque tendencies and, for this reason, is not recommended for apartment life or a home with cats, critters, or small children. Bear will need a patient and consistent guardian to help him grow his worldly confidence and strengthen his social skillset.

There is so much Bear wants to do and experience. Are you the person who can help him shine?

Bear is from a South Dakota reservation partner. If you are interested in getting to know this animal better, please fill out an adoption application. An adoption application is the best way to show your interest in an animal and is not a binding contract.

To learn more about Ruff Start’s adoption process and the care our foster animals receive, please visit our How to Adopt page.

If you'd like to donate towards this pet's care, you can donate to our Animal Care Fund. Our Animal Care Fund supports the medical and veterinary needs for all Ruff Start Rescue animals. You'll be able to enter this pet's name on the second page of the donation form.