Meet Caju. Caju is a purebred rough coated Red & White male Border Collie, with the dreamiest blue eyes. His Date of Birth is 7/11/2021. Caju means Cashew in Portuguese, and he was bred and born in Brazil. Caju is an owner surrender to BCIN, and he was very pampered and well loved in his previous home.
The best description for Caju is that he is gentle, loyal, loveable, and always playful. He is good with dogs of any size, but he does have a pushy way about him. No aggression towards people or other dogs has been noted in his behavior, nor does he want to be in trouble of any kind.
Caju's attributes are:
Caju is a typical BC in that he's smart, athletic, and loyal. He wants to forge a bond and be partnered with his person. The recommended home environment and lifestyle for Caju is one where his person is home part time and will continue to engage him mentally so that he does not get bored. Although Caju is biddable and sweet natured, he has shown the aptitude and the potential that he can go much further than what has been expected of him so far.
- Well socialized
- House trained with nice manners
- House broken
- Crate trained
- Soft on a leash, Walks nicely on leash
- Will chew Tupperware containers if left unattended
- Rides well in a car
- Very smart, quick learner, and is willing to learn new things
- Knows basic obedience
- Loves to fetch and play
- Can jump over a 4' fence or barrier, so a fence of 6' of higher is a must
- Likes to be brushed
- Well behaved at the groomer
If you are interested in meeting our dogs, please fill out an adoption application. We require a pre-approved application to be on file before any meet and greets are scheduled. Our dogs have been sterilized, microchipped, and are up to date on their vaccinations. The electronic application can be found on our website at www.bordercolliesinneed.org/border_collie_rescue_and_adoptions/adoption_application.html.