Picture of Cody, a male Basenji

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Home:Wilmington/Jacksonville, NC  
Age: 11 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 26-50 lbs

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   Leave a bone for Cody

Monster, Grumble-Butt, Snarf, Bubbs, His Royal Grumpy-ness

Doggie Dynamics:
not playfulvery playful

Quick Bio:

Cheek rubs, ear scratches, running!, cuddling, a soft bed, warmth, beef, de-fluffing his toys, chasing small furry animals

rain, baths, water, grass wet with dew, not being allowed to play in the trash

Favorite Toy:
anything that he can de-fluff and toss around

Favorite Food:
bacon, steak, cheese, chicken, eggs, potatoes, shrimp, snapper, grouper, flounder...

Favorite Walk:

Best Tricks:
"look at me like I'm crazy"

Arrival Story:
I found Cody on Craigslist. His former owner was a "breeder" that was getting rid of all of her basenjis, and she was giving the adults away for free. I did my research on the breed and fell in love with both the good and not-so-good qualities. I called his owner and was able to pick him up that weekend. I was in for a surprise. He had never been inside a house and had never been trained in any way. He was nothing like what I expected: he had been neglected and abused. He was dirty, skinny, and stinky, but the moment he looked up at me with his sad, scared, beautiful, liquid gold eyes, I was in love. I knew that at that moment, I was his. I can't imagine life without my little bed-hog.

I am 100% certain that if Cody had an opposable thumb, he would take over the world. Sometimes when he is so deep in thought that his forehead is extra wrinkly, I know that he is plotting world domination.

I've Been On Dogster Since:
December 19th 2009 More than 7 years!

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