This is a free listing for an animal in the community who is in need of a new home. This animal is not available for adoption at the Wisconsin Humane Society, but is being re-homed by members of the community. For more information, you can contact the animal's current guardian using the contact information below. Thank you!
Age: 6 years old
Breed: Australian Cattle Dog Mix
Animal Weight: 60 lbs
Animal Color: red/tan/black
Rehoming Fee: 50.00
My two favorite things about Ricky: Ricky is very loving and quite humorous!
Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Current Location: Oak Creek, WI
Is Ricky spayed or neutered? yes
Is Ricky up to date on vaccinations? yes
Why the animal is being rehomed: Not fit for apartment life
What are your two favorite things about Ricky? Ricky is very loving and quite humorous!
How long have you had Ricky? 2 years
Where did you get Ricky? His first adopted family, he originally came from a shelter.
Has Ricky ever bitten someone? No
What, if any, medical or behavioral concerns does Ricky have? Anxious around children, would prefer for him to go to an adult only home.
Has Ricky lived with other animals? Yes
If yes to the above, which animals has Ricky lived with? Charlie, Male, one year old, Chihuahua/Dachshund mix
Has Ricky actively fought with other animals in the home? No
Does/did Ricky hide from other animals in the home? No
How does Ricky interact with animals outside of the home? He is anxious and does bark, but only due to being an a apartment complex setting. However, he does rather great at dog parks. Overall does well with other dogs when he gets to know them.
Are you requiring that Ricky not go into a family with certain types of pets? Yes
If yes to the above, please explain which types of pets you are restricting: Cannot live with cats. He plays a bit rough!
Has Ricky lived with any children under 18? Yes
Ricky has lived with children of these ages: Original owners two children are under 10 years old
Does/did Ricky hide or avoid children in the home? No
Does/did Ricky display any forms of aggression toward children in the home? No
Are you requiring that Ricky not go into a family with children under a certain age? Yes
If yes to the above, please list your restrictions: Best with older kids and adults--he plays rough but means no harm.
Does Ricky have any fears? Just has general anxiety that should be remedied if home has a fenced in backyard. :) Small children make him nervous.
Ricky's overall activity level: Very active/high energy
How does Ricky usually get exercise? Daily walks, Playing indoors, Dog parks, Canine sports (agility, lure course, flyball, frisbee, etc),
What should the next family should know about Ricky: He is quite the character, stubborn sometimes--but that's the blue heeler in him. A fenced in yard is mandatory.