Chase - male Australian Cattle Dog-Smooth Coated Collie mix
If you are doing Q&A style communication, your questions and answers are here:
Describe animal’s personality
Very sweet and intuitive with people. Super smart.
What’s your favorite food?
What do you typically eat?
Beef food from Honest Kitchen.
What color is your food bowl?
Silver (stainless steel).
What’s your favorite treat?
Nice Mussels treats from Honest Kitchen.
What color is your best toy?
Pink — it's a ball.
What does your bed look like?
Just like my person's bed! That's my favorite place to sleep.
What is your favorite place to sleep in the house?
Somewhere near my person so I can keep track of her.
Are there other animals at home?
What species are they?
Another dog, Cayenne, and a kitty, Junipurr.
What color are they?
Cayenne is blond and Junipurr is an orange-striped tiger cat.
What do you call them?
Cay and Juni.
How do you feel about them?
Cay is my best pal now. Juni is ok and I respect her.
Who are your favorite human friends?
Jenny, Dr. Jody, the kids at the library.
What do they look like?
Like adult women and like boys and girls.
Who are your favorite animal friends?
Cay. We like to run and play and wrestle. We go for walks together.
What do they look like?
She's blond and almost my size. Her tail is much shorter.
What’s the name of the human who feeds you?
What does this person look like?
Like an adult female human.
When is your scheduled mealtime?
Morning and evening. And I get snacks when I go in my room when Jenny has to leave for work.
Do you have a mate?
Not really, Cay is my pal.
Do you have children?
Not that I know of.
Have you ever been in love?
Yes, I love Cay and I loved Bandit — I really miss him. I love Sarah who rescued me. And I love Jenny.
What do you do for fun?
Fetch my pink ball, wrestle with Cay, go for walks around the neighborhood and longer walks in the park, go to the library where kids read to me. Visit people. Sit by Jenny.
What's your favorite activity?
Running and playing and connecting with people. Going for walks. Listening to kids read.
Where's your favorite place to be?
With Jenny and my family.
Where's your favorite place to walk/go?
To the park, around the neighborhood, the library, to visit Grandma and Grandpa.
Have you ever had an injury?
Yes, I had colon cancer. I will be on the cover of the Puppy Up Foundation calendar in 2018!
Have you ever had surgery?
Yes, to remove a tumor. And I was neutered when I was younger.
Do you like riding in the car?
Yes! I go fun places in the car — to the park, the library, visiting people.
What scares you?
Very loud thunderstorms, big trucks that go too fast. I'm actually pretty brave!
If you are trying Freestyle, check here for any questions his people would love answered (you are not obligated!). You can submit answers and your conversation using the form at the bottom.
Why does Chase respond to other dogs and noises in the neighborhood the way he does?
Our family is going through some transitions. I'd like to know what Chase has to say to me, what he wants me to hear and know. Thank you.
How does Chase feel about our current home?
Does Chase still hear from Bandit or Gingersnap? If so, does he have anything to tell me?