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DOGID: 16384
Shelter DOGID: 678
Name: Henry
Location: Fort Myers, FL, FL
Age: 4.5
Color: Brown
Sex: male
Weight: 88
Neutered? yes
Vaccines: rabies, DHLPP, kennel cough, Heartworm preventative, Flea pill, dewormed
Heartworm Negative? Yes
Health Conditions: No
Housetrained? yes
Dog surrendered to Rescue because: Turned over by shelter
Other Reason:
Good With: other dogs, strangers
Dog Likes: water, retrieving, car rides;
Working Ability: unknown
Working Comments:
Behavioral Problems: other problems
Other Behavioral Problems: Toy possessive. Learning to drop toys for a treat. Friendly with dogs but doesn't understand dog language and he can be overbearing with a lot of dogs.
Bitten? Yes
Bite Explanation: Bit foster on leg when she tried to take a toy from him without trading up. Did not break skin. No children for this reason.
Commands known: Sit, Come
Other Info: Our rescue pulled Henry from a shelter. He was returned by a foster when he had a growling episode over a toy. He is now in a home boarding situation with a foster. He spends some time in the home and sometime in her facility. Henry has great house manners and does fine left home alone. He loves her teenage kids and is often submissive for attention. We adopt in the SW florida area, but could possibly work with other areas of FL for the right home. More info and photos at
Shelter Name: Golden Retriever Rescue of SW FL
Shelter Contact: Lynette
Shelter Phone: 239-369-0415
Shelter Email:
Date Posted: 11/20/2016

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