Max


German Shepherd/Breed Unknown
Picture of Max, a male German Shepherd/Breed Unknown

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Age: 6 Years   Sex: Male

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Doggie Dynamics:
 Energy 
sleepyenergetic
 
 Intelligence 
sillygenius
 
 Friendliness 
aggressiveaffectionate
 
 Playfulness 
not playfulvery playful
 
 Disposition 
anxiouscalm
 

Quick Bio:
-mutt-dog rescue

Birthday:
May 7th 2008

Likes:
Chasing balls!

Pet-Peeves:
People stepping on him.

Favorite Toy:
His balls and his tire!

Favorite Food:
Anything-- he's not fussy at all!

Favorite Walk:
The dog park, of course!

Best Tricks:
Max can sit, lie down, turn in a circle, and play dead (sort of)

I've Been On Dogster Since:
August 17th 2010 More than 4 years!

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

Dogster Id:
1150309

 

Our Best Friend!


Max the "Model" Dog

August 18th 2010 6:31 pm
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A friend of my niece's is getting a diploma in digital photography, and for homework she had to photograph a pet. Not having a pet of her own, my niece offered Max to be her model. Naturally, he was a wonderful subject! He sat, he ran, he fetched, and Shulamis took a lot of terrific pictures. I think the one we've posted of Max running with his ball really captures his character. Chasing balls up and down the hill in our back yard is his favourite activity. Others will be posted as Shulamis sends them.

 

Meet Max!

August 17th 2010 9:17 am
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Max is about two years old. We don't really know-- he was found wandering the streets of Montreal, and the vet thinks he was about 10 months old at the time. That was over a year ago.

When we first got Max, we could barely walk him. He barked at every other dog and pulled on the leash. We had him evaluated by a trainer, who said Max had probably been hit by his previous owner. He was just a scared, anxious dog who growled whenever he felt threatened.

He's come a long way in the last year and a half! He doesn't growl anymore, he loves going to the dog park (although he still doesn't really understand doggy play), and he's very obedient and loving. He will sit and stay on command, and knows how to shake a paw, turn in a circle, wave, and play dead. We think he's beautiful!

 
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