- TEMPERAMENT ASSESSMENT - POTENTIAL THERAPY CANDIDATE
- Litter Overall:
The Willow litter overall is confident and self-assured. They show little to no stress in new situations; around new people or in circumstances that would typically be considered stressful. They react appropriately to new sights and sounds including those that would typically be considered startling. These puppies are very social and outgoing and have good memory, focus and problem-solving abilities, average for their age. They are already showing an inclination towards potty training. These puppies have excellent motivations for interaction, food and toys at fairly equal and balanced levels. They are socially appropriate in their interactions with one another; with cats and with other dogs. They are also socially appropriate in their interactions with people. They have no red flags and show no possessiveness. These puppies are comfortable and tolerant of handling and restraint. They are rarely vocal and they rarely use their mouth to initiate or engage in play. And, if they do, they have excellent bite inhibition. These puppies are very consistent with very few differences between them. Individual puppy notes are listed below.
- Individual Notes:
He has mid-level energy and he is confident, self-assured and content to explore and play on his own. He is personable and gentle; engaging, playful, social and inquisitive. He is motivated by interaction, food and toys pretty equally. This puppy has no extremes in his temperament and he should do well in most any home. He has good potential for therapy work.
- Health Notes:
Green has no health notes. He is estimated to be around 40 lbs at maturity.