Abby - Rescues 2the Rescue



Abby came to us as a transfer from another shelter in San Diego for anxiety and reactivity. She is quite stressed in the shelter, but responds well to squeaky toys and love to play fetch. She will carry her tennis ball with her everywhere, and grab it when you say "get your ball." VERY smart! Sweet and solicits attention, relaxes once out of her kennel. Settles well after she's been on a run. NOTE: The video included here shows the first of Abby's R2R evaluation tests.  Please click here to see her entire R2R evaluation playlist on YouTube.

Score 36
Breed Border Collie Mix
Sex Female
Approx. Age 2-3 years
Weight 43
Arrival Date at Shelter Jul 25, 2017
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Photo credit: Kurt Wilson
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