Fern – under assessment

Fern – under assessment

  • Fern (was called Sausage when she came in) – is a little lurcher girl of 22 inches to the shoulder
  • She is 1 year old.
  • Fern was taken to the vet with injuries consistent with having been thrown from a moving car. Her owners could not be traced and she was signed over to the rescue to recover after vet treatment. She is all healed now and looking for a new loving home. She has the all clear from the vets.
  • Despite her poor treatment she loves everyone and is gentle around children.
  • She loves her walks and loves being in the garden.
  • Fern does have prey drive and cannot be homed with cats.
  • She is totally house trained and will ask to go out.
  • She is still a young dog and may whine a bit when left and chew the odd shoe.
  • Fern is lead trained and walks nicely on the lead. She knows some commands like sit and come.
  • She would be fine with a fence of 4-5 ft high.
  • Fern’s recall is progressing and she will come back if there are no distractions.
  • Fern is a lovely and friendly dog. Her playful side has really come out now she is feeling better. Loves to play and run, needs a energetic home. Gets attached to her guardians very quickly and displays some separation issues. Likes to get up early – about 6.30am and sleeps nicely in her own bed in the human bedroom.
  • Fern is in foster in York.