I have never posted here before, but have been lurking (and learning) for a while.
Leo is a Border Collie in my rescue that would excel as a working dog if someone was willing to put in the work.
He came to me from a city shelter and was very shut down and scared. Prior to the shelter he was a farm dog, tied up most of the time, and learned that people were very scary. He is quite afraid of raised voices, and threatening gestures.
I've had him a few months now and he has come a long way. He loves his people, and never forgets someone he's met. He is sweet and affectionate. And v