Jazzy, 2-3 y-o Female, SC ADOPTED 07-24-17!!!

Jazzy came into ARG care because her elderly owner no longer had the time nor resources to care for her. He got her as a pup and she was an inside dog until she “got too big,” and was relegated to the yard. Being a young, curious, energetic Aire-girl, she often went over the fence to roam the rural neighborhood. She’s a sweet, wild child who loves everyone, but is too rough for children younger than about 10-12. Her foster mom reports that Jazz is fine with her two Airedales but gets too wild too fast. They both just walk off or ignore her when she gets too rough.

The foster mom has worked with her and she will walk politely on leash. She very much enjoys and needs lots of structured walking. Jazz has learned she must sit before she receives affection. She was a quick study on this as she prefers a chin rub and eye contact over a treat. This is the kind of behavior that can easily be built on to teach her other things. However she has almost no impulse control so she is not good at this when around multiple people.

The best home for Jazzy would be with someone who is committed to training and leash-walking and absolutely understands that she cannot be off leash in an unsecured area; in fact, she cannot be unattended in a fenced yard as she might try to escape. She will do best in a home where someone is home most of the day. She’d do best with older children/teenagers who can learn how to work with her and teach her. If there’s another dog in the home, it should be at least her size or larger (> 50 lbs.) She absolutely cannot be with cats or small dogs.

Jazzy has many years to occupy your home and your heart.

7 Replies to “Jazzy, 2-3 y-o Female, SC ADOPTED 07-24-17!!!”

  1. am considering the adoption of a midage
    airedale, i am 86 and lost my standard poodle early this year. hike weekly and have several acres for roaming.located in NC.

    1. Hello, Dick. Thank you for your comment about Jazzy. Please fill out an application here on our web site to be considered for adoption. One of our volunteers will contact you for an interview after that. Thank you.

  2. I have a 2 year old male he needs a friend is she available and if so how do I go about it. This is not for breading my mail is my service dog and I don’t like him to be alone at times

    1. Hello, Tim. Thank you for you inquiry about Jazzy. If you are in our region – NC SC GA TN AL – please fill out an application to be considered to adopt. It is here on our site. All of our Airedales are spayed or neutered so they cannot be bred. Jazzy is available. Thank you and we look forward to receiving your application. Jackie Cash

  3. Hi Jackie and Bay, uI would love to be considered for Jazzy I am semi retired and when I do work, I work at home. So I am only gone for some meals and errands. I can fit a crate in my car for smoother going. I also have a crate next to my bed and another in my great room(open concept.) I have a 50 lb . Portuguese, and Jazzy is the same size. My home is small but I live on 4 acres. (I don’t do off lead work, but can walk a ways and still be on our property. I walk my other dog morning and night with play or walk in the middle of the day. Call me if you have questions. The number is in my application. Oh, and I am one of the founders of ARG.

  4. We just lost our 10-year-old Airedale, Jasper, whose nickname was Jazzy!
    Your Jazzy would be a perfect pal for our 3-year-old Irish Terrier, Kayleigh; we have an entire acre, fully fenced, with an automatic driveway gate, to a quiet country road, so they can run to their hearts content!
    My wife and I have had 5 Airedales; we really love them!

    1. Good morning, Bill. Thank you for your inquiry on Jazzy. She was officially adopted yesterday. To be considered to adopt, please fill out an application under “Adopt,” if you are in our coverage area: NC, SC, TN, GA, or AL. Once we receive your application, one of our volunteers will contact you for a telephone interview. A home visit will then be arranged to continue the approval process. We appreciate you considering a rescued Airedale.

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