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Jax Axel German Shepherd Dog Chicago, IL

  • Young
  • Female
  • Large
  • Black, Yellow / Tan / Blond / Fawn

About

Characteristics
Playful
Coat length
Medium
House-trained
Yes
Health
Vaccinations up to date, spayed / neutered.
Good in a home with
Other dogs, children.
Prefers a home without
Cats.

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Meet Jax Axel

Jax Axel was rescued from animal control after being found as a stray. Even though she was microchipped, her owners never reclaimed her. Jax is 12 months old and approximately 65 lbs. She is in need of an adopter with GSD experience - no cats or small dogs.

Jax has some stranger danger, but has done well with slow introductions. She’s a flighty lady and has been known to be frightened by scary things (such as a pile of logs or a pink yoga ball), and needs a home willing to work with her on continued confidence building. Jax is active and definitely needs an outlet for her energy, but also likes to cuddle up to her people on the couch for pets and affection. She likes other dogs but doesn’t always take cues from them. She would do well as an only dog, with another large playful dog, or with a dog that wouldn’t mind her antics. Jax is housebroken and crate trained, but does suffer from FOMO in a major way. If you have a busy household with lots of people coming and going, she is not the dog for you. Jax loves the water hose and enjoys playing in her pool. As it gets cooler, she’s become a fetch aficionado as well. She thinks stairs are the devil - no thank you she says.


Jax can be a bit mouthy as puppies are, but she’s made great strides with impulse control. She knows sit, down, off, and stay. She loose leash walks wonderfully – she’s a creature of habit and would prefer to walk the same familiar routes every day. He has a ton of love to give and is just looking for the right person

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  • German Shepherd Dog
  • Young
  • Female