Bay Area German Shepherd Rescue
  • 2 years
  • Available
  • Good with Cats? No
  • Good with Dogs? Both
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Hi I'm Sage. You probably noticed my gorgeous and unusual silver sage coloring. The shelter listed my age as 3 but my friends at BAGSR think I may be closer to 2. I was found by a child while I was hiding in the bushes - those cars whizzing by really scared me so I tucked in there and waited for a friendly face.

The shelter took good care of me but it was SCARY. Oh boy was I glad to head out of there! Within the first few minutes in my foster home I was leaning in for hugs and then standing up at my full height to explore the grounds with wagging tail and happy ears. 

I met the new dogs in my foster home like they were old friends. I am gentle, appropriate, and have great dog to dog manners. I meet people gently. I am learning new skills in my foster home and my foster parents are really helping me learn to be a more confident girl. I love playing with my new dog friends and I am crazy about my foster parents. My other favorite activities are car rides and road trips. 

I am still shy with people and really do so much better when I have another dog to help build my confidence! My new home will have to have a dog brother or sister.  This will help me build my confidence. Although I have learned basic commands like come, wait, sit, back, and count down for feeding time, I will need training, some good food to help me fill out a bit and a companion who will continue to help me know that my environment is safe.

In my new home it would be best, in the beginning, for someone to be home with me to help me get through my separation anxiety. I do not do well if left too long in a crate at home by myself. My foster parents can explain more of what will help me best. I will reward you with my sweet, tender friendship and we can have SO much fun together.

Are you my person? You can find me waiting in Port Costa.


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