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Deaf Dog Who Couldn't Be Trained Brought to Heel Using Sign Language - PawNation

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- 2183 days ago -
After moving from house to house for more than a year, Horus the orphaned deaf dog couldn't find a forever home. The abused animal knew no other way but to behave badly, until he met Rosie Gibbs. According to the Daily Mail U.K., Gibbs was able to teach


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Barb K (1694)
Saturday October 27, 2012, 3:34 pm
What a blessed dog to find a furever home!

Terry V (30)
Saturday October 27, 2012, 4:27 pm
Glad he'll live happily ever after.
I've always trained my dogs with both voice AND hand signals It finally paid off with Nick, as he has lost 75% of his hearing.

Barb K (1694)
Saturday October 27, 2012, 6:29 pm
Awesome! Thnx for sharing Terry!

Carol Bischoff (409)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 7:05 am

aj E (164)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 9:50 am

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 12:12 pm
Great story, TU BarbCat. We had a friend who rescued a deaf JR puppy. She taught him "sign language" and he caught on quickly...great dog.

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 12:23 pm
noted, thanks

mar l ene dinkins (264)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 12:42 pm
noted, awesome story beautiful cani!!!! fantastici GOD BLESSHIM

Suzanne L (99)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 1:13 pm
All cats and dogs are looking to communicate. If they can't hear they do quite well with signing. I'm glad that Rosie took the time to work with Horus. He is quite a handsome fellow.

michelle m (41)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 1:23 pm
He his gorgeous

. (7)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 2:39 pm
Noted, what a beautiful dog! So glad Rosie found him and gave him a forever home.

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Sunday October 28, 2012, 7:06 pm
Beautiful dog and beautiful story!

Past Member (0)
Monday October 29, 2012, 5:12 pm
Thank you.

Veronica C (22)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 10:13 pm
So cool.
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