is good with other dogs, "speaks dog" well, and
doesn't show any aggression at all towards other dogs. However
he is very needy of attention, and if you are giving attention
to another dog, he'll muscle his way in. Some other dogs
find this very annoying, and for that reason, Jack may do
best as an only dog.
He has lived with two cats and is okay with them. He does
not have a strong interest in toys but loves to chew on
nylabones and bullysticks. Jack can be a bit mouthy when
he gets excited which is easily deterred with a verbal "ouch"
or "eh eh" but because of this, he will not be
placed in a home with young children.
Jack walks ok on leash, but will pull hard if something
excites/interests him. He is doing well learning basic commands.
His foster home has introduced him to clicker training and
he is catching on quickly and loves to learn new things
because he just loves the attention. He has a soft temperament
and would benefit from continued positive training.
came into rescue very overweight. He still has a few pounds
to lose, but with proper diet and exercise that should not
Jack would make a great companion for a retired couple
or an older person who is home a lot and willing to dote
Jack is being fostered in Massachusetts.