Sponsored by: Clearwater Grooming and Pet Care
Species/breed: Dog, Belgian Sheep Dog
Age: 4 years
Slogan: "All dogs matter!"
About the Sponsor:
Clearwater grooming is Zeppelin's groomer and they always do a great job. They will keep him looking his best for public appearances!
Even though Zeppelin is a purebred, he wants everyone to know that no matter the breed mix, all dogs love to have a job. As a therapy dog, Zeppelin visits people to help them feel better. This is a wonderful job for dogs that come from TCRAS - all types can do it and it's so rewarding. Also, every dog sport is available to rescue dogs and helps to create a bond between the dog and their new family. Zeppelin will promote the many things that these dogs (and cats too!) can do once they are adopted.
History / Biography of the Candidate:
Zeppelin was born in Texas on 7/11/17. He came to Colorado at 10 weeks old and became a mountain dog. Zeppelin goes to dog shows and is an AKC Grand Champion. He also has titles in agility, obedience, scent work, barn hunt and rally. He is a therapy dog and has his CGC and CGCA.
Candidate’s favorite activities:
Zeppelin's favorite activities are lure coursing and fast CAT. He runs at almost 28 mph. He also enjoys his therapy dog job and loves to visit people in hospitals and nursing homes.
Quirks, funny things about the Candidate:
Zeppelin is quite a jumper. When wanting to go outside, he jumps at the door as if he has springs in his feet.
Zeppelin loves people and being in the limelight. He will make a wonderful mayor and really wants to promote all of the wonderful pets at TCRAS!