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Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler / Mixed (short coat)  : :  Female (spayed)  : :  Adult  : :  Medium


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About Dory

  • Status: Available for Adoption (adoption info)
  • Species: Dog
  • Rescue ID: 21-0244
  • General Color: Black with White
  • Current Size: 30 Pounds
  • Current Age: 9 Months (best estimate)
  • Location: Manatee Co. FL 34205
  • Microchipped: Yes
  • Fence Required: Yes(6 foot)
  • Housetrained: Yes
  • Obedience Training Needed: Needs Training
  • Exercise Needs: High
  • Grooming Needs: Low
  • Shedding Amount: Moderate
  • Owner Experience Needed: Breed
  • Reaction to New People: Friendly

Dory is sweet as pie and a GREAT dog!!   She’s an 8 month old, 35 lbs. heeler mix who’s family moved away and dumped her at the shelter. Dory is high energy and needs an active home.  She’s also SUPER snuggly and soft.  Extremely intelligent and wants to please!  Dory is vetted and heartworm negative. 

10/23 UPDATE   DORY is here!! She is a very active girl and is super friendly with all dogs!! She will need a dog that can actively play back with her! She is submissive and needs guidance with boundaries just like a puppy would!! She is very responsive and clearly wants to learn and be a good dog!! Housebroken, cratetrained. She knows sit. She comes when called, and does want to be with her people. Fenced yard will be necessary and no small children.. This is a dog that will be perfect for kayaking, hiking, jogging partner. Who knows?? Maybe she is the dog to go to the Canine biathalon?? 

 Dory is ready for her foster to adopt /adoptive home. I would say no cats, as she loves motion. She may be perfect for agility, lure coursing or other sports. Loves toys and has toy drive. Will benefit from manners class and her leash walking skills need perfecting. Able to share food and toys at this writing. Fostered in Bradenton 

More about Dory

Good with Dogs, Not Good with Cats, Good with Older/Considerate Kids Only, Good with Adults, Quiet, Does Good in the Car, Requires a yard, Cratetrained, Plays fetch, Likes to play with toys, Likes to swim, Likes to be in your lap, Obedient, Playful, Affectionate, Eager To Please, Intelligent, Goofy, Needs a companion animal

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