Spock – Male Terrier Mix
CONGRATULATIONS TO SPOCK. HE WAS ADOPTED 5-31-2014 at PetSmart in Peoria.
Spock is a 1 year old, Terrier mix. He has an interesting, wispy coat and dark markings that make him a handsome little mixed pup.
He could use a home with someone who’d love to play with him all day or just chill with him in front of the TV.
Spock is up to date on all vaccines, microchipped and neutered.
If you’d like to know more about becoming Spock’s new forever family, please contact Pammy’s 2nd Chance Rescue. Please use the form located below.
Please read on for some interesting facts about terriers!
The temperament of the West Highland Terrier (and other related Terrier breeds) can vary greatly, with some being friendly towards children whilst others prefer solitude. It will not tolerate rough handling such as a child pulling on its ears, and can be both food and toy possessive. Members of the breed are normally independent, assured and self-confident and can make good watchdogs. It is a loyal breed that bonds with its owners, but is often always on the move requiring good exercise (15-30 min).
Having a typical terrier prey drive, it tends to be highly interested in toys especially chasing balls. It does retain the instincts of an earth-dog, including inquisitive and investigative traits, as well as natural instincts to both bark and dig holes.
Today, most terriers are kept as companion dogs and family pets. They are generally loyal and affectionate to their owners but can be “big characters” with bold personalitie