Intake date 11 February 2023 . rough coated, neutered male border collie, appx birthdate 11 August 2022 . Max came to us from a partner shelter after he was turned over for unknown reasons. . Max needs groceries, and positive exposure to the real world. He is kind, and sweet, and gentle, but is fearful in strange surroundings, and will need gentle, but firm support while learning about life in his new home. . Max is crate trained, and is learning to walk on leash, and be a normal dog. We do not know if Max has lived previously with children or cats. . Max will thrive in a home what understands that rules and parameters are needed to provide support for a dog learning about life. He will benefit from classes and continued education, and other dogs within the home. . This dog is located in Maryland - we do not ship or transport dogs. For information on adoption, an FAQ, and our application, please see our website at mabcr.org. If you are interested in adoption, please submit an application, complete with documentation. . Dogs that have not lived previously with children will not be offered to homes where young children reside. We do not 'test' dogs with children or cats, since testing will not show an accurate picture, and may give false comfort to their new home. If a dog has lived with children or cats, that will be stated above. We do not place dogs as ESA, nor will we place a dog as hypo-allergenic. Applicants interested in adoption of a potential service dog must be working with an experienced trainer. . Please note that some young dogs may be placed with a medical deposit and contract, and any available dog may be placed with a training deposit and contract -- this would be noted on offer, prior to placement. For additional information on these policies, please see our website. . Questions about dogs are generally not answered here due to lack of staffing. All available dogs may not be listed on our website due to time constraints and does not effect a specific dog's availability. Additional information and photos will be posted here as time permits.