Stanley aka Levi

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Tala was just 1 year old on 23rd July having given birth to a litter of 9 on the 25th June.

Her full story can be found here:

Stanley aka Levi, was adopted by a family, however sadly is back for rehoming as he was displaying nervous aggression with people in the home. Now in foster this is what foster mum has to say about him:

“Another week in foster with us and can’t believe he hasn’t been adopted yet! He’s such a sweet and loving boy. He is a nervous of new things but trusts his humans quickly! I personally think he will do best in a home with another dog/dogs. Mine have helped massively with his confidence and he loves a game of chase! So far he has been fine with all dogs we have met (he regularly meets with multiple dogs for his play dates and I have 2 others, a big one and a really little one).

He’s great with my 10 year old son. Not sure what he’s like with little kids but as he’s easily spooked so older prob best for his confidence (no aggression seen since we’ve had him). Nervous of new people but again no aggression and after a treat and allowing him to approach in his own time, he loves a fuss!

He wants to be with his humans whenever possible and will follow us everywhere! We were told he was nervous of men, and he was a little in the beginning, but seems to have got over that and he certainly loves Nick, my partner! We set some strict guidelines whilst he’s learning to be more confident as he would literally be stuck to you 24/7 if you let him so we don’t allow him to sleep with us etc just so he can learn to be a bit more independent. He would happily be your pillow though if you allowed it!

He’s fine to be left for a few hours but again, we have other dogs for company. Not sure how he would find it being the only dog. I suspect it would take time for him to have the self assurance to be left alone!

So he’s still learning at nearly 9 months but is soaking it up like a sponge! He’s an active dog. Comes out jogging and on the bike with us (is still unsure about the bike but will trot next to it nicely and when it’s time to run off lead, loves to run along side.) If I get a chance I’d love to try some agility with him, it’d do his confidence the world of good and think he’d love it! He would certainly make the perfect isolation companion!”


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