Melvin – 2022

Melvin is a 2 1/2-year-old boxer who is playful and energetic. He is crate trained and house trained. He knows some basic commands and has a good disposition. He gets along well with other male dogs, but not so much with older female dogs. Please read more and submit an application if you think you might be the forever family he’s waiting for!

Breed: Boxer
Sex: Male
Age: 2yrs 5 months (DOB 2/22/2020)
Weight: 50lbs
HW Status: Neg
Tail: Natural
Ears: Natural
Spay/Neuter: Neutered
Good with male dogs: yes
Good with female dogs: no
Good with small dogs: yes
Good with cats: unknown
Good with children: unknown
Energy Level scale 1-9 (sleepy –energetic): 7
Intelligence scale 1-9 (silly-genius): 8
Friendliness scale 1-9 (aggressive-affectionate): 6
Playfulness scale 1-9 (not playful-very playful): 9
Disposition scale 1-9 (anxious-calm): 5
Nicknames: Mel
Favorite food/toy/treats: Any squeaky toy; any treats
Must be in a home that has the following: Strong handler. “One-dog” home. No small children.
Is a fence necessary or is leashed exercise sufficient?: He is not a runner. He does well on a leash
Medical issues: H/O left hip “crush injury”. He does not have full rotation. Surgery was not recommended