Rusty


McNab/Border Collie
Picture of Rusty, a male McNab/Border Collie

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Home:Santa Barbara, CA  
Age: 11 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 26-50 lbs


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Nicknames:
Papa, Roo

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

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Quick Bio:
-pound dog-dog rescue

Birthday:
June 24th 2003

Likes:
to be with Mommy & Daddy wherever they are-esp. herding with Daddy and the beach with Mommy

Pet-Peeves:
other dogs running up to him and getting in his face...bad doggie manners !

Favorite Toy:
Floppy bunny

Favorite Food:
greenies

Favorite Walk:
The beach..."what do you mean walk? Throw that stick !!

Best Tricks:
He says he's not a trick dog...It's work.,,shake to get treats, do whatever Mommy or Daddy says

Arrival Story:
We went to the no-kill shelter in Goleta. He had been a stray in Lompoc (a farm / cattle ranching area -outside of Santa Barbara) . There he was --So Handsome!! He picked us ! He had only been at the shelter a week and they rejected 2 families for him- he was so intense, needed people that would really be there for him. We work out of the house, so we were able to invest time and training into our new "fur child". As soon as we gave him kindness and work to do (obedience, fetch), he bonded with us.

Bio:
Rusty has a dominant persona with other dogs- and a sweet, wanting to please attitude with HIS people...no other people matter to him, that is, unless they are throwing something.

Forums Motto:
Rusty White : aka

Herding:
After 2 years in Agility, Rusty has found his true love- Herding ! (of course). Daddy is learning how to guide him and we are getting ready for trials !

I've Been On Dogster Since:
May 6th 2008 More than 6 years!

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Dogster Id:
781033


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