Copper


Black and Tan Coonhound
Picture of Copper, a male Black and Tan Coonhound

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Home:Henrietta, NY  
Age: 7 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 51-100 lbs

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Nicknames:
Lightnin'

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

Quick Bio:
-mutt-pound dog

Birthday:
March 21st 2007

Likes:
Treeing squirrels, chasing chipmunks, and tearing up stuffed animals

Pet-Peeves:
Toenail trims, ear cleaning, no-bark collar

Favorite Toy:
a full Buster Cube

Favorite Food:
Iams for Big Dawgs

Favorite Walk:
Anywhere

Best Tricks:
Shake, High-5, wait

Arrival Story:
After the death of my previous hound, Hunter, I was really missing having a dog. I just happened to check out the local shelter's web listings and saw Copper's picture. He was just over 3 mos. old and was turned in by his family. I melted. We've had so many ..ahem.. challenges with him but now that he's been with us for a full year things are getting better.

Bio:
Copper came to us already named. Copper's tail is kinked in the middle and no one knows if he was born this way or if it was broken when he was a wee pup. A neighbor dubbed him "Lightnin'" because his tail looks like a bolt of lightning. I still wish we'd renamed him because it sounds like such a great name for a Coonhound! (As long as you say it with a southern accent, of course. ;)

Forums Motto:
I'm not listening!

I've Been On Dogster Since:
August 4th 2008 More than 6 years!

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Dogster Id:
827625


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