Adopt-A-Pet Dog of the Week: Romey

Adopt a Pet dog of the week Romey
Photo courtesy: Adopt-A-Pet

Submitted by Adopt-A-Pet

Meet Romey! He is a 4-year-old, 77-pound, American bulldog who loves to be with his person. Listed characteristics are: active, big and velcro! He has shown a preference for men but loves most everyone he meets while out on walks or just meeting new shelter staff member. Romey will make a great companion dog and would enjoy a family with children who are 13 or over, sturdy and kind.

Romey is a big boy who just wants to please and cuddle. While strong on leash he has very lovely manners. He knows a few commands such as sit, stay, down, and shake. He really likes to “sit pretty” on his back legs and give hugs to his person. Kisses are one of his favorites too.

While he did not grow up with many dog social experiences, he did well in a foster with an English bulldog. He is an enthusiastic greeter and would probably do best in a home with a female dog of similar size. He has a strict “NO CATS” policy though neither indoor or outdoor.

Romey is going to need an engaging family that will give him lots of love and attention with a securely sturdy fenced yard. Romey has shown signs of separation anxiety and would benefit from positive reinforcement training and a person who is home a lot. He is treat motivated!

If you have further questions, emails are the only method of communication at this time.   We all care about the health of our two-legged caregivers and the community at large, so as a precaution we are temporarily suspending our public open hours. We are still taking email inquiries and applications, and will be in touch with you as soon as we are able. We appreciate everyone’s understanding during this difficult time! Stay Well!

Adopt-A-Pet has many great dogs and always need volunteers. To see all our current dogs, visit the Adopt-A-Pet website, our Facebook page or at the shelter on Jensen Road in Shelton. For more information, email thedoghouse3091@hotmail.com or call 360-432-3091.

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