Friends, introducing Colby. Mr. Colby is a kind and easy-going little guy. He is a Black Lab.
He goes nuts for meatballs and is known for chasing newspapers.
And even though he often flies into a panic whenever an alarm clock goes off, he is as unwavering a partner as a dog could be.
Unfortunately, Colby was found living in an abandoned house,Colby was abandoned at the shelter in the middle of the night. Colby was saved by a courageous animal loving human and brought to Shelterpups.com for a second chance at a great life.
Colby wakes up each morning hoping this will be the day he finally finds a new human. Colby is an easy going, medium energy dog. Colby's ready-for-anything disposition makes him the ultimate family pup for humans with lots of friends. You should know that Colby is kind of hyper . We recommend a home where he'll get tons of attention.
He had some accidents when he first arrived at the Shelter Pups, but has been trained during the stay.
Things You Should Know Before Adopting Colby
Colby is a easy going, medium energy Lab Mix. Be ready to have this pup always at your side. Also, each dog breed has certain traits. Knowing a little bit about your dog's individual personality and breed personality will give you some clues about how to care for your dog.
There's a whole lot of Lab Mix in this Shelter Pup!
Friendliness: Black Labs are loyal, loving, affectionate and patient. They are very intelligent and will enjoy playing a long game of fetch. Make sure you introduce your pup to lots of friends so he does not become too shy.
Grooming: The Black Lab's smooth short-haired coat is easy to groom. Brush and comb their coat weekly with a firm, bristle brush. Black Lab's love swimming so make sure you wash out all the pond water after each swim.
Health: Black Labs loves food but make sure he doesn't eat too much as some Black Labs can become obese. Feeding your pup a healthy diet will ensure that he is feeling great.
Exercise: Black Labs LOVE the water and never pass up the opportunity for a good swim. Besides swimming, they can be taken on a daily, brisk, long walk, jog or run alongside you when you bicycle.
Sorry, but Colby was already adopted by an International Rescue Hero!
Cruiser. Loves meatballs, known for chasing newspapers
What You'll Get
You're an International Rescue Hero. Colby is ready to come home with you today and begin the adventure of a lifetime.
Upon adoption you'll get:
He is handmade of all natural, pure wool, right here in America. He comes with his green shelter collar and official adoption certificate. He is truly one-of-a-kind.
On Colby's adoption certificate is your first Rescue Point. You can donate your Rescue Points to your local animal shelter right here on Shelterpups.com. Each Rescue Point is worth real money to the shelter. Adopt Colby for fun, rescue one for real! Collect more rescue points and donate even more money to animal shelters.