Australian Shepherd
Picture of Kiva, a male Australian Shepherd

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Age: 15 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 26-50 lbs

   Leave a bone for Kiva

Doggie Dynamics:
not playfulvery playful

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Quick Bio:
-purebred-dog rescue

November 27th 2001

Balls!! Flyball, chasing squirrels and butt scratches.

Adolescent dogs getting in his face..

Favorite Toy:
Did I mention BALL?

Favorite Food:
He's not picky

Favorite Walk:
1000 acre park in Troutdale, OR

Best Tricks:
Play bow & backing up.

Arrival Story:
Kiva is a rescue from ARPH. He was given up, along with 2 other Aussies, at the age of 2.5 by his first family who was getting a divorce. I couldn't have gotten luckier!

Kiva & I compete with the Portland Tail Blazers flyball team, after moving to Portland from Maryland where we trained & competed with 4 Dog Night. He has his Flyball Champion-Gold title, which we are both proud of. We also dabbled in agility and have recently discovered the joys of disc dog. Nearly two years ago, he was diagnosed with Lymphoma but with chemotherapy and some supplements to support his system, he is still living a happy and healthy life. Living with Lymphoma is a day-to-day thing, and we have been extremely lucky to have so much extra time.

Forums Motto:
The best dog in the Universe.

I've Been On Dogster Since:
October 1st 2008 More than 8 years!

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