Everyone loved Ralphie. He seemed the perfect dog for my sons familyjust the right size and age. He was good-natured, house-trained and playful. He went home with the family the day they first saw him at the rescue center.
Out for a walk a week later, Ralphie pulled off his leash and bolted. After two hours of searching and chasing, it became clear why Ralphie had been turned back to the shelter not once, but twice.
Today, Ralphie continues to be a valued pet, but his interest in escaping is now curtailed by a strong chest-halter lead.