New addition - Alsation (German Shepherd)

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by Kitsune, Feb 20, 2007.

  1. Kitsune

    Kitsune Songster

    Feb 2, 2007
    Manchester - England
    Well I decided to help out a friend and take her dog for a couple of days while she sorted out issues with her fiance.. she came round tonight and dropped the bombshell, she doesn't want him back, in a choice between man and dog the dog once again looses out.. I hate this.. she has had him for just 2 weeks.

    He is a wonderful dog, barks at noises outside but I've started ameichan bonding with him and it's looking promising. I can't keep him though, much as I wish so hard that I could... he's 14 months old, I'm away for 3 weeks on the 26th March, my mum is disabled, no way she can cope with him...

    he is now on his 4th home, it's not surprising he's maladjusted... I wish there was more I could do for him.. I'm taking him to a friend of mines in a couple of weeks, spending the weekend down there with him, if things work well I could come back without him.

    I just feel so dissapointed.

    Here's a couple of pics of him.


    Last edited: Feb 20, 2007
  2. BeckyLa

    BeckyLa Songster

    Jan 11, 2007
    N. Louisiana
    If you weren't quite so far away I'd take him in a heartbeat! I miss my Aveia. She was longhaired, German bred, GSD. My best constant buddy, even in the house, for 12 years.
  3. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Your friend needs a kick in the head!
    He's so pretty too...hope the last place will be a forever home for him.
  4. OthalaAcres

    OthalaAcres Songster

    Feb 3, 2007
    Troy, NH
    What a cutie! I'd take him in a heartbeat if I could... German Shepards are the BEST!

    Here's a pic of our boy Tucker hanging out with (another of my favorite furbabies) Erla my bottle fed house-lamb* a few years back:


    I hope you can find a good forever home for him. He's only 14 months, so still a baby. With dedication and work, I know he will probably grow to be an awesome companion for someone.


    * Since Erla quickly grew to be a 60+ lb ewe (but just as cute as ever!), she is no longer a house lamb. She now hangs out with her twin brother Skuggi and the other sheep outside! [​IMG]
  5. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

    Feb 3, 2009
    Hope Mills, NC
    Did he ever find a home?
  6. English Chick

    English Chick English Mum

    Jun 27, 2008
    Cheshire UK
    ahhhh [​IMG] I do do hope that he gets a nw owner very soon, he so deserves it, he is gorgeous!
  7. I was about to say "WOW nice tiger skin rug..."

    Then I saw the tag on it's tail [​IMG]

    Tigers don't come with tags in the wild LOL
  8. walkswithdog

    walkswithdog Crowing

    Jul 17, 2008
    DC Region
    Note as an educational aside:

    Alsatian has two A's and there are no A's in Shepherd.
  9. OthalaAcres

    OthalaAcres Songster

    Feb 3, 2007
    Troy, NH
    Quote:LOL! Love that! [​IMG]
  10. Cara

    Cara Songster

    Aug 30, 2007
    Choosing a man over a dog, that's a decision that will come back to bite you in the ass ... and not the dog.

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