Favorite Food: As long as it is food, he is not too particular.
Favorite Walk: Nearby odog park
Best Tricks: Pretending to be a "Bear rug"
Arrival Story: Rascal was given when still young to a man who wanted a guard dog for his wheel & tire store. Rascal was a big fellow, and everyone thought he would be a good guard dog.
But, The Bear did not want to be a guard dog, he likes people and wanted to play with everyone. Instead of chasing people away when he was left in the property, he would try to find someone to pat and rub him.
The man decided he did not want Rascal, so ge took him to the animal control where he was. Rascal Bear had a very bad fleas,and his coat was in poor shape because His owner rubbed motor oil into his fur to kill fleas. That helped a little with fleas, but was making the dog sick.
When the animal control took him in, he had intestinal worms, fleas and heartworms. He was quarantined for three montghs to nurse hhin back to health.
Bio: He eats Puring One dry food. Many store brands and cheaper dog foods make him sick.