Cooper, 1 1/2, is a handsome black and white border collie/lab mix. Cooper looks at you with such expression in his eyes, he seems wise beyond his young age. He weighs in at a medium-sized 49 pounds. Cooper is was surrendered by his owner after six months. The owner suggested he might do better in a home with children older than 10. Cooper is very friendly and easy to handle on and off the leash. He likes to snuggle up close to you. He is gentle, quiet and knows the sit command.
Cooper is in kennel number 39 in Large Dog Adoptions at the Canyon County Animal Shelter at 5801 Graye Lane in Caldwell. The hours of operation are 10 a.m. to p.m. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit www.canyoncountyshelter.org.