Sophie, 5, is a spayed female, black and brown, Doberman Pinscher and Labrador Retriever mix. What a fun-loving, athletic dog. Sophie weighs about 70 pounds. She is house-trained and used to living indoors with her family. She has previously lived happily with other dogs and cats. She is reportedly good with children, but her enthusiasm and size will make her best suited for older, sturdy children. Sophie is a sweet, people-focused dog that makes frequent eye contact and thrives off of approval and affection of people she loves. She knows many of her basic obedience commands; use treats and her love for toys to reward her and keep her skills sharp. Sophie adores playing fetch both with a tennis ball and Frisbee, which will make it fun and easy to help her get plenty of daily exercise. Sophie does have issues with ear infections and will need her ears diligently cleaned. Could this charming dog be the right fit for your family? Meet her at the shelter today.
Sophie (#28200592) can be found in kennel 316 at the Idaho Humane Society at 4775 Dorman St. in Boise. The shelter is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.