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Adopt Bowie

Male Young German Shepherd Dog

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Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue

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About Bowie

Bowie is adorable! He loves people and enjoys playing with other dogs. He was very loved and well cared for by his original family, but when they were unable to keep him, he came to us. Bowie is now living happily with his foster family, which includes several other dogs of all sizes, including puppies. Bowie is friendly, and gets along with everyone. He has had some training, walks nicely on a leash, and understands commands such as sit and down. Bowie has always been a house dog. He is crate trained, and is calm and quiet in his crate. He is house trained, and clearly signals his people when he needs to go out. Bowie's foster family loves him dearly, and is looking for a loving permanent home for sweet Bowie. He is a wonderful boy who will make his adopters very happy that he has joined their family.

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Name
Bowie
Age
Young
Gender
Male
Size
Large
Shots up to date
YES
Ok with kids
YES
Housetrained
YES
Hypoallergenic
Not Sure
Spayed / Neutered
YES
Ok with dogs
YES
Ok with cats
Not Sure
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