Blake the dog is looking for a new home in the Vancouver area

Meet Blake, the resilient little soul who has triumphed over adversity with grace and courage. When he first arrived, he bore the scars of neglect, his body frail and spirit subdued. Yet, with the tender care and nurturing he received, Blake has blossomed into a beacon of hope, ready to embark on a new chapter filled with love and security.

Although his past has left him wary and uncertain of human intentions, Blake’s gentle nature shines through. He approaches each interaction with cautious optimism, unsure if kindness or harm awaits. But beneath his initial hesitance lies a heart brimming with the capacity to trust and love. Blake looks to other dogs for reassurance, and we think he would do excellently in a home with another confident canine companion!

With patience and understanding, Blake is slowly learning to lower his guard, tentatively accepting treats and gentle pets as tokens of affection. Each small step forward is a testament to his resilience and willingness to open his heart to the possibility of companionship.



Age: 3 months old

Breed: German Shepherd / Border Collie

Colour: Sable / White

Approximate Size: Large

Weight: 6.01 kg

Sex: Male

Location: BC SPCA Vancouver, Vancouver B.C.

If you believe you can provide this sweet dog with a forever home, please fill out an application through the SPCA website today!

About this column:

Each week we feature animals available for adoption from local shelters in the Vancouver area with the hopes that our readers will assist in finding good homes for them. If you, or someone you know, has the resources to take care of one of these animals, please do get in touch with the appropriate shelter via the links provided.


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