Catahoula Leopard Dog / Border Collie / Mixed (short coat)
Details about Sir Freckles
- ID D230900
- Adoption Fee: $550
- Breed: Catahoula Leopard Dog / Border Collie / Mixed (short coat)
- Gender: Male
- Coat Length: Short
- Current Weight: 30.0 lb.
- Estimated Birthdate: 5/20/2023
- Yard Required: No
- Fence Requirement: Not Required
- Declawed: No
Sir Freckles's Compatibility Attributes
- Good with Dogs: Yes
- Good with Kids: Yes
- Older/Considerate Children Only: Yes
- Good with Adults: All
Sir Freckles's Personality and Behavioral Qualities
- Housetrained/Littertrained: No
- Obedience Trained: Needs Training
- Likes to Vocalize: Some
- Energy Level: High
- Cratetrained: Yes
- Reaction to New People: Friendly
- Lap pet, Playful, Timid, Affectionate, Eager to Please, Intelligent, Even-tempered, Goofy, Good in Car, Enjoys Swimming, Likes Fetch, Plays with Toys
Hi there, potential paw-rent! I'm on the hunt for my very own home, one filled with laps, toys, and treats galore. From day one with my foster mom, I've made my aspirations clear—I want to be a lap dog when I grow up, and I've been diligently practicing that art all day long.
I thrive on closeness to my humans and may be a little sad if we're apart for too long. When we venture out for walks, I'm a well-behaved companion, gradually improving my leash-walking skills—though I admit, sometimes I try to take the lead.
During bedtime, I'm the picture of serenity. I snooze quietly in my crate right beside my foster mom's bed. I do make a brief, endearing attempt to join her in bed, but after a short while, I settle down for the night. For bathroom breaks, my foster mom ensures I get out every 2 or 3 hours during the day, and I never fail to do my business. I'm working on signaling when nature calls, but she's got a keen eye on me.
I've had a few hiccups with accidents indoors, but I'm a fast learner and already understand commands like "come," "sit," and "no." My foster mom insists I'm a bright pup, and I can't argue with her on that.
From the perspective of my foster mom: This pup is pure personality, overflowing with a desire to be everyone's best buddy. It takes just 20 seconds to become fast friends with him. He's a bundle of energy and may get a bit jumpy, so he might not be the best fit for very small children. When he gets a little mouthy, a redirect to a toy does the trick. Cuddles are his forte, and he adores napping with his head in your lap. However, he does have his playful moments, just like any other pup. This guy is a real hoot, always keeping me in stitches with his antics. Sir Freckles' top pastimes include hunting crickets and enjoying outdoor adventures like camping.
If you're looking for a furry friend with oodles of charm and the potential to be the best companion ever, I'm your pup! Click here to see a fun video of Sir Freckles playing!
Sir Freckles is from Texas.
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.
*Rescue puppies are notorious for losing their birth certificates before entering our rescue. We cannot guarantee the breed or size they will be full grown.*
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