Gund

 

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Breed: Borzoi/Bull Mastiff mix
DOB: 2015
Sex: Neutered Male
Weight:
 80 lbs
Foster home: Glenna
230-16

To be totally honest here, I will probably be very shy of you when you first meet me.  It took me almost a month to not be afraid of my foster mom.  Now that I trust her, I jump up and down on my front legs when she comes home and I am often coming to her for attention.  While I really like her now, I can be a little stubborn about some things.  At first I refused to go in a crate like my female siblings so I was kept gated in the laundry room.  The gate is 5 foot high because I could probably jump over anything smaller — in fact, if I really wanted to, I could probably jump this gate!  But now I did learn to be crated.  And I will probably need to be crated for a year or so because I have chewed up some things I shouldn’t in the laundry room.

I get along with all the other dogs here but I do have to be watched around the really small dogs.  I am not mean and don’t seem to have much of a prey drive but I try to play with even the little dogs and foster mom is worried I may hurt them because I get so excited.  I really need another large dog to play with and if you already have a sighthound, that would be cool. But don’t worry.  If you have another medium large dog of any breed, I am happy to play with them.

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Car rides are fun and I even went for a walk in a busy park.  I did try to hide under picnic tables when there were a lot of people close by but did pretty good walking on a leash with a harness on.  I did met a few dogs there and really liked that, though.

Since I am a sighthound, I will need a physically fenced in yard that is about 6 foot tall.  Anything shorter probably won’t keep me inside until I become as affectionate with you as I am with my foster mom.

Email tzupoomom@gmail.com if you have any questions about me.

If you would like to apply for this dog, click here: Adoption Application