Goose is a 1-2 yr old male Pointer Cross. He was discovered as a stray and introduced into the shelter in Cyprus, we have been capable of finding her a foster home to present delivery to her infants, they usually have been introduced up round different dogs and other people from the very begin of their lives.
When they have been 4 months old and able to journey to the UK, the pups set off on their ventures. In that sense Goose has been one of many fortunate ones – he’s all the time identified love, safety and care, in contrast to so most of the dogs we cope with.
However, after agonising over the choice for months, Goose has sadly been surrendered and we at the moment are looking for a brand new ceaselessly home for him. Goose’s adopter adores him however feels that she is unable to present him the life-style that he actually wants.
Goose is a really lively, headstrong and clever canine that requires a variety of train, continued coaching, and a focus. It’s evident in his look that Goose’s DNA comprises a complete lot of hounds, and he shows a variety of working canine traits which are troublesome to handle in his present surroundings.
Goose is ideally in search of a home with a hound-experienced household with an enormous backyard and loads of time and understanding. Goose is an excellent, loving and constant canine, and his bond with people when he trusts and loves them is fantastic, so in the best surroundings, he’ll make a tremendous companion.
In basic hound fashion, Goose’s nostril overrules all the pieces and his need to scent is robust. He loves lengthy sniffy walks, and naturally, he does have a prey drive, so his recall may be very selective and desires additional work.
Goose would doubtless do brilliantly at one thing like pet gundog coaching, which we might extremely suggest. Goose is an enormous canine and is robust on the lead, so would want a succesful handler and wouldn’t be appropriate for an older or extra frail individual.
Goose has discovered free lead walking throughout residential coaching, so he’s greater than in a position to be taught new issues, he simply wants constant implementation to make it a discovered behaviour. He tends to walk higher on the lead across the roads however is just too captivated by smells within the fields and tends to tug.
Goose is an entire sucker for stomach rubs, kisses, being instructed he’s a superb boy, and being tucked underneath a heat blanket. He’s an enormous fan of roast rooster and cheese on toast, and his favorite toys are tennis balls, rope toys, squeaky balls and mushy toys.
In the summer time he loves a paddling pool, and he responds properly to enrichment toys equivalent to lickimats and kungs. He’s a really snuggly canine and really human-oriented as soon as he’s fashioned a bond with you. He loves interplay with people and is happiest of their firm.
Since arriving within the UK Goose has usually been good with different dogs. He attends doggy daycare and performs properly with a wide range of different dogs of assorted breeds, sizes and styles. He loves being chased and enjoys a little bit of tough and tumble with dogs of his vitality degree.
His play is usually a bit boisterous for some dogs, and he’s higher suited to being round dogs of the same dimension to him in order to not overwhelm them. We have nonetheless observed that Goose is usually a bit defensive when dogs go to smell his non-public elements, and this seems to have come about since he was neutered.
If a canine backs off then it’s advantageous, but when they’re persistent Goose will make it identified he’s sad and snap at them in the event that they received’t depart him alone. Goose has been actually candy in direction of any youngsters he has met and loves the fuss they provide him.
Goose to run about with them and offers them licks aplenty! Purely based mostly on his dimension and vitality ranges we wouldn’t suggest a home with youngsters underneath the age of eight years old, and sadly, Goose isn’t appropriate for a home with cats.
Goose is neutered, crate educated and home educated, and has the potential to be taught a lot given the time and dedication. He is a lovable soul with a variety of character, and regardless of his intelligence, he’s additionally equal elements daft. He’s a humorous boy and can convey a lot pleasure to the best home. Goose is at the moment based mostly in Bath and has a clear invoice of well being. He is able to meet his new ceaselessly household.
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